AGENT SMITH: Every mammal on this planet instinctively develops a natural equilibrium with the surrounding environment. But you humans do not. You move to an area and you multiply and multiply until every natural resource is consumed and the only way you can survive is to spread to another area.
He leans forward.
AGENT SMITH: There is another organism on this planet that follows the same pattern. Do you know what it is? A virus.
AGENT SMITH: Human beings are a disease, a cancer of this planet. You are a plague. And we are... the cure.
I've always been intrigued by those lines from the movie The Matrix and believe that there is quite a bit of truth to them. I looked them up while researching for a comparison I was hoping to make in another post that I am currently working on but I don't think that it will work. It's too much of a stretch but I still felt that they are post worthy words.