Selfishness Quotes

Bellow you will find the best selection of quotes, phrases and sayings about selfishness. Enjoy a good time reading each one and share them with your friends.

  1. Generosity is produced by the heart, selfishness is approved by the mind.” Dr. T.P. Chia
  2. Selfishness is a swamp that sucks in all and gives out nothing. – John Thornton
  3. A selfish man performs an act of goodness by painful and strenuous effort, and merely to escape the reproaches of conscience. – Francis wayland
  4. Being sorry is the highest act of selfishness, seeing value only after discarding it.- Douglas Horton
    If you want to be wisely selfish, care for others.- Dalai Lama
  5. Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.- Leigh Hunt
  6. Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.- William Cowper
  7. Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.” Richard Bach
  8. The most DIFFICULT thing for individuals to do when they become part of a team is to sacrifice, it is much EASIER to be selfish.- Pat Riley
  9. Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.- Oscar Wilde
  10. Selfish people tend to only be good to themselves, then they are surprised when they are alone.- Steve Maraboli
  11. Some people are selfish in all of their relationships. Those people are called sociopaths. – Adam Grant
  12. When faith replaces doubt, when selfless service eliminates selfish striving, the power of God brings to pass His purposes.- Thomas S. Monson
  13. 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
  14. If you want to be wisely selfish, care for others.- Dalai Lama
  15. I never made a decision in my life that wasn’t one hundred per cent selfish.- John Updike
  16. The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars and the selfish hide in high places.- Bryant H. McGill
  17. My son’s the most precious thing to me: He’s changed me from being selfish to selfless.- Ricardo Antonio Chavira
  18. To be selfish is to sacrifice the nobler for the meaner ends, and to be sordidly content.- Hugh Reginald Haweis
  19. Selfishness, not love, is the actuating motive of the gallant.- Madame Roland
  20. Selfishness, not love, is the actuating motive of the gallant.- Madame Roland
  21. To exercise some sort of control over others is the secret motive of every selfish person.- Wallace D. Wattles

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