Definitions for selfishness
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stinginess resulting from a concern for your own welfare and a disregard of others
the quality of being selfish, the condition of putting one's own interests before those of others
the quality or state of being selfish; exclusive regard to one's own interest or happiness; that supreme self-love or self-preference which leads a person to direct his purposes to the advancement of his own interest, power, or happiness, without regarding those of others
Selfishness is placing concern with oneself or one's own interests above the well-being or interests of others. Selfishness is the opposite of altruism or selflessness; and has also been contrasted with self-centredness.
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The greatest productive force is human selfishness.
the world are made of Selfishness but the biggest problem is myself
Manifest plainness, Embrace simplicity, Reduce selfishness, Have few desires.
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness.
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