45 Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

45 Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you




45 Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you. Here are the best selfishness quotes that you can read to learn more about selfishness from the great authors that will inspire you. Today, let's find out how being selfish affects the life of an individual, their connection with others around them, and to learn if selfishness is a good or bad thing. May these famous selfishness quotes enlighten your mind about the negative and positive effects if any of being selfish. Share these inspirational quotes about selfishness with your friends, family, and loved ones to give them clarity of mind about being selfish as well.


Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

1. Selfish— a judgment readily passed by those who have never tested their own power of sacrifice. - George Eliot



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

2. Selfishness and greed, individual or national, cause most of our troubles. - Harry S. Truman



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

3. Almost every sinful action ever committed can be traced back to a selfish motive. It is a trait we hate in other people but justify in ourselves. - Stephen Kendrick



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

4. We all should rise, above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness, and selfishness. - Booker T. Washington



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

5. Giving yourself some loving attention is not selfish. It is sensible. If you feel loved and cherished--even if it is only by yourself--then you will have more love to give to others, too. - Penelope Quest



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

6. Self-pity is egotism undiluted, after all—self-centeredness in its purest form. - Rick Yancey



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

7. Intensely selfish people are always very decided as to what they wish. They do not waste their energies in considering the good of others. - Ouida



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

8. Suppose you were the last one left? Suppose you did that to yourself? - Cormac McCarthy



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

9. If there is one thing I dislike, it is the man who tries to air his grievances when I wish to air mine. - P.G. Wodehouse



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

10. A selfless act out of even the purest desire to do for others, will be selfish in the satisfaction and happiness it brings to one doing it. - Ashly Lorenzana



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

11. The subsistence mentality of a person is a prison in which his personal joy is detained. If you want to live in joy, you don't live for yourself alone. Live for others too! - Israelmore Ayivor



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

12. In an individual, selfishness uglifies the soul; for the human species, selfishness is extinction. - David Mitchell



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

13. It all depends on what people you're talking about helping. That's the wonderful think about just about every religion on the planet - they're all so incredibly selfish. - Derek Landy



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

14. Even the early droplets of selfish decisions suggest a direction. Then the little inflecting rivulets come, merging into small brooks and soon into larger streams; finally one is swept along by a vast river which flows into the “gulf of misery and endless whoa. - Neal A. Maxwell



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

15. Being self-sufficient is not selfish; it is a need. Harming others or yourself is not selfish because it will never benefit the self; it is just stupid. - Elizabeth Cartwright



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

16. No man is more cheated than the selfish man. - Henry Ward Beecher



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

17. It's way too easy to see the real face of a person. They're amiable and full of pretense when they want something from you, but the minute you don't give in, back away or put yourself first (like they do) is the minute they show you who they really are. - Donna Lynn Hope



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

18. A man is nothing more than the things he does to get what he wants. - Hal Ackerman



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

19. Better not to plant seeds of selfishness than try to eradicate them once they have grown into giant weeds. - Prem Prakash



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

20. Love is the most selfish of all the passions. - Alexandre Dumas



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

21. Just two choices on the shelf, pleasing God or pleasing self. - Ken Collier



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

22. I respect all the innocent souls because they are kind enough to forgive the selfish people around them. - Saurabh Sharma



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

23. There seemed to be three choices: to give up trying to love anyone, to stop being selfish, or to learn to love a person while continuing to be selfish. - Lydia Davis



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

24. Each one of us is selfish, including me. - Santosh Kalwar



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

25. A selfish life isn’t God’s purpose for you. - Sunday Adelaja



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

26. Selfish people try to keep or get things but they lose people. - Hannah Garrison



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

27. People don't want other people to be people. - Gene Wolfe



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

28. But selfish isn't necessarily a bad thing. It only means you take care of yourself and you have to do that to be able to take care of others. - Tera Lynn Childs



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

29. You are too full of your own hopes to hold anyone else's. - Joe Abercrombie



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

30. Everyone is the most important person in the world to themselves. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

31. We all of us need to be toppled off the throne of self, my dear," he said. "Perched up there the tears of others are never upon our own cheek. - Elizabeth Goudge



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

32. It's not my job to make you happy. It's your job to learn that only those who quit selfishly seeking their own happiness find it. - Richelle E. Goodrich



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

33. Selfishness is the most unattractive virtue a mortal can possess. - Suyasha Subedi



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

34. Everyone wants to help the world, but first and foremost everyone wants to help oneself. - Maria Karvouni



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

35. Each one lives, waving selfishness; indeed, it is human nature; whereas, one's motives exhibit its frame of mind and character, not nature. - Ehsan Sehgal



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

36. Putting someone before yourself is possible only if that is done literally. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

37. Without selfish partiality—to people you are deeply attached to, your family and friends, to place—we are nothing. We are creatures of kinship and loyalty, not blind servants of the world. - Bernard Williams



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

38. A focus on self-preservation is a choice for self-destruction. - Craig D. Lounsbrough



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

39. It is interesting how the selfish, the ignorant, and the constantly angry all tend to be the same person. - Wayne Gerard Trotman



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

40. Self-interest is healthy to a certain extent, but beyond that it only brings conflicts and primitiveness in the world. - Abhijit Naskar



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

41. In order to be happy, one must first let go of all pettiness and selfish attachments. - Dee Waldeck



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

42. Selfishness at the expense of others is bad. Self-care for the betterment of others is good. - Richie Norton



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

43. If I am selfish I might have achieved great things, but achieving great things out of my selfishness is one of the most devastating ways I can think of to fail. -  Craig D. Lounsbrough



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

44. Selfishness may result in one's sense of superiority, but life as such will surely deny them. - Eraldo Banovac



Selfishness quotes and sayings that will enlighten you

45. The best weapon for selfishness is selfishness for the cause of others. - Enock Maregesi

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