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22 Selfishness Quotes

All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.

Oscar Wilde Quotes

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Men are not against you; they are merely for themselves.

Gene Fowler Quotes

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That man who lives for self alone, Lives for the meanest mortal known.

Joaquin Miller Quotes

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There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up.

Oscar Wilde Quotes

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One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.

Mother Teresa Quotes

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Those who do not hate their own selfishness and regard themselves as more important than the rest of the world are blind because the truth lies elsewhere

Blaise Pascal Quotes

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You have no idea how promising the world begins to look once you have decided to have it all for yourself. And how much healthier your decisions are once they become entirely selfish.

Anita Brookner Quotes

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SELFISH, adj. Devoid of consideration for the selfishness of others.

Ambrose Bierce Quotes

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I have been a selfish being all my life, in practice, though not in principle.

Jane Austen Quotes

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It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes... we make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions - especially selfish ones.

Alexander Solzhenitsyn Quotes

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You shouldn't punish others for your own choices

Dr. Laurence J. Peter Quotes

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Human history is the sad result of each one looking out for himself.

Julio Cortazar Quotes

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The human being who lives only for himself finally reaps nothing but unhappiness. Selfishness corrodes. Unselfishness ennobles, satisfies. Don't put off the joy derivable from doing helpful, kindly things for others.

B. C. Forbes Quotes

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Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to the present.

Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

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Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.

Oscar Wilde Quotes

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The force of selfishness is as inevitable and as calculable as the force of gravitation.

Hailliard Quotes

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Selfishness is the greatest curse of the human race.

William E. Gladstone Quotes

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The one who loves the least, controls the relationship.

Dr. Robert Anthony Quotes

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He who lives only to benefit himself confers on the world a benefit when he dies.

Tertullian Quotes

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Selfishness, not love, is the actuating motive of the gallant.

Mme. Roland Quotes

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Next to the very young, the very old are the most selfish.

William Makepeace Thackeray Quotes

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The man who lives by himself and for himself is likely to be corrupted by the company he keeps.

Charles H. Parkhurst Quotes

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