the quality of unselfish concern for the welfare of others
acting with less concern for yourself than for the success of the joint activity
The quality or state of being selfless.
quality or state of being selfless
The numerical value of selflessness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of selflessness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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It will be a park of solidarity, a symbol of our unity, selflessness, and mutual support.
Det. Joseph Lemm epitomized the selflessness we can only strive for: putting his country and city first.
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
I have learned more about love, selflessness and human understanding in this great adventure in the world of AIDS than I ever did in the cut-throat, competitive world in which I spent my life.
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