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“Modesty and unselfishness: These are the virtues which men praise, and pass by”
“These small things -- nutrition, place, climate, recreation, the whole casuistry of selfishness -- are inconceivably more important than everything one has taken to be important so far.”
“All the meanness, all the revenge, all the selfishness, all the cruelty, all the hatred, all the infamy of which the heart of man is capable, grew, blossomed and bore fruit in this one word, Hell”
Robert Green Ingersoll
“If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.”
“Being sorry is the highest act of selfishness, seeing value only after discarding it.”
“There are two kinds of egotists: Those who admit it, and the rest of us.”
Dr. Laurence J. Peter
“Selfishness is one of the qualities apt to inspire love.”
“In a controversy, the instant we feel anger, we have already ceased striving for truth and have begun striving for ourselves”
Abraham J. Heschel
“People, who rise above their petty individual selfishness and work for the welfare of society are considered patriots.”
“Point me out the happy man and I will point you out either egotism, selfishness, evil --or else an absolute ignorance.”
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