Best Selfish Quotes With Images (2020 Collection)

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    Best Selfish Quotes With Images

    Selfish Quotes On Deserve
    Selfish Quotes On Deserve

    I’m selfish, impatient, and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I’m out of control, and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.

    MARILYN MONROE

    It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.

    ANDREW JACKSON

    For me, to say I want to go to sleep and retire and prepare for my afterlife, I think that is very selfish.

    MAHATHIR MOHAMAD

    I guess you could say that no matter what the characters are enduring, I try to make them retain their humanity. Their self-absorbed, grouchy, selfish, aggravating humanity.

    MARYJANICE DAVIDSON

    Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will fail.

    RALPH WALDO EMERSON
    Selfish Quotes On Fools
    Selfish Quotes On Fools

    With fools, there is no companionship. Rather than to live with men who are selfish, vain, quarrelsome, and obstinate, let a man walk alone.

    BUDDHA

    To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level, then you have to be unselfish. Stay reachable. Stay in touch. Don’t isolate.

    MICHAEL JORDAN

    Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.

    KHALIL GIBRAN

    The main rule to me is to honor God with your life. To life a life of integrity. Not be selfish. You know, help others. But that’s really the essence of the Christian faith.

    JOEL OSTEEN

    I felt we must separate political responsibility. The Dalai Lama should not carry that burden. So that is my selfish reason – to protect the old Dalai Lama tradition. It is safer without political involvement.

    DALAI LAMA

    When a father puts in long hours at work, he’s praised for being dedicated and ambitious. But when a mother stays late at the office, she’s sometimes accused of being selfish, neglecting her kids.

    MICHELLE OBAMA
    Selfish Quotes On Spirit
    Selfish Quotes On Spirit

    A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.

    EDMUND BURKE

    We are all selfish and I no more trust myself than others with a good motive.

    -LORD BYRON

    I have been a selfish being all my life, in practice, though not in principle.

    JANE AUSTEN

    I think it all comes back to being very selfish as an artist. I mean, I really do just write and record what interests me and I do approach the stage shows in much the same way.

    DAVID BOWIE

    In marriage, a man becomes slack and selfish, and undergoes a fatty degeneration of his moral being.

    ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

    Let a man once overcome his selfish terror at his own infinitude, and his infinitude is, in one sense, overcome.

    GEORGE SANTAYANA

    The martyr sacrifices themselves entirely in vain. Or rather not in vain; for they make the selfish more selfish, the lazy more lazy, the narrow narrower.

    FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE

    It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes… we make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions – especially selfish ones.

    ALEKSANDR SOLZHENITSYN

    Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.

    WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY

    The truth is, I think we are a self-less society, not a selfish society. Because we’re so busy now.

    PHIL MCGRAW

    Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.

    RICHARD DAWKINS

    Selfish genes actually explain altruistic individuals, and to me that’s crystal-clear.

    RICHARD DAWKINS

    I don’t actually think ‘The Selfish Gene’ is a very good title. I think that’s one of my worst titles.

    RICHARD DAWKINS

    An institution or reform movement that is not selfish, must originate in the recognition of some evil that is adding to the sum of human suffering, or diminishing the sum of happiness.

    -CLARA BARTON

    There are selves too big for one person to contain. You cannot call them selfish. There is nothing -ish about such selves. They are the self, as it were, itself.

    P. J. O’ROURKE

    It is selfish to concern oneself with tragedies.

    ROSE KENNEDY

    We’re often ashamed of asking for so much help because it seems selfish or petty or narcissistic, but I think, if there’s a God – and I believe there is – that God is there to help. That’s what God’s job is.

    ANNE LAMOTT

    When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.

    TENNESSEE WILLIAMS

    To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.

    GUSTAVE FLAUBERT

    The reason I play music is to touch people – for selfish reasons, as well. It feels good to make someone else feel something, whether it’s a kiss, a painting, good idea or it’s a song.

    DAVE MATTHEWS

    Wherever I live, if there isn’t a restaurant I want to go to of a certain type, then I open it. That’s all. For selfish reasons.

    MICHAEL CAINE

    I think it is selfish for me to try to frame Me Too as something that I own. It is bigger than me and bigger than Alyssa Milano. Neither one of us should be centered in this work. This is about survivors.

    TARANA BURKE

    Now is the one time in my life I can be 100% selfish. I’m not married; I don’t have kids; I can focus on my career.

    KIM KARDASHIAN

    Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, but they are not capable of loving themselves either.

    ERICH FROMM

    People have evolved into something selfish, greedy and intolerant. People are unaccepting, because of religion, race, gender, sexual orientation… I’ve seen it in punk clubs, and I’ve seen it in the world.

    GERARD WAY

    Democracies are slow to anger and hesitant to go to war: Voters don’t want to sacrifice their children for the glory of a selfish king.

    MICHIO KAKU

    I was a personality before I became a person – I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy and driven.

    BARBRA STREISAND
    Selfish Quotes On Opportunity
    Selfish Quotes On Opportunity

    I am convinced that the majority of people would be generous from selfish motives, if they had the opportunity.

    CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER

    People have this obsession. They want you to be like you were in 1969. They want you to, because otherwise their youth goes with you. It’s very selfish, but it’s understandable.

    MICK JAGGER

    Is there any practice less selfish, any time less wasted than preparing something nourishing and delicious for the people you love?

    MICHAEL POLLAN

    Philanthropy can have a very strong selfish component.

    MARTHA NUSSBAUM

    I didn’t do this for other people; I did this for me. I fought for this right for me – does that sound selfish?

    JACK KEVORKIAN

    In the past, I’ve been a selfish player. I’ll definitely admit that.

    -JOSH GORDON

    I write from my life, my experience. I’m selfish that way.

    PINK

    I would be a billionaire if I was looking to be a selfish boss. That’s not me.

    ALFRED NORTH WHITEHEAD

    I don’t think there’s such a thing as a selfish prayer. Prayer puts you in communication so you can talk about whatever you want to talk about.

    IYANLA VANZANT

    Our true passions are selfish.

    STENDHAL

    I’m just selfish. I have to be for what I do.

    SHIA LABEOUF
    Selfish Quotes On Childlessness
    Selfish Quotes On Childlessness

    Childlessness doesn’t make people selfish; selfishness makes people selfish

    – ELIZABETH GILBERT

    Fragrance is a bit of a selfish gift because it’s comforting when you’re near someone and you recognize their smell.

    BLAKE LIVELY
    Selfish Quotes On Experience
    Selfish Quotes On Experience

    People of art should never get married and have children, because it’s a selfish experience.

    MIKHAIL BARYSHNIKOV

    When you go out there and do the things you’re supposed to do, people view you as selfish.

    WILT CHAMBERLAIN

    I believe in aliens. I think it would be way too selfish of us as mankind to believe we are the only lifeforms in the universe.

    DEMI LOVATO

    It’s kind of selfish to say that you’re only going to fight for a victory that you will live to see.

    -TA-NEHISI COATES
    Selfish Quotes On Love

    I know that love is real when it’s not convenient, when it’s not selfish, when it’s challenged, sometimes even if it’s not reciprocated.

    VIOLA DAVIS

    “Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.”

    ― OSCAR WILDE

    “I say let the world go to hell, but I should always have my tea.”

    ― FYODOR DOSTOEVSK

    “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

    “Selfish— a judgment readily passed by those who have never tested their own power of sacrifice.”

    ― GEORGE ELIOT

    “Love is the most selfish of all the passions.”

    ― ALEXANDRE DUMAS

    “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

    Motivational Selfish Quotes With Images

    “Nothing resembles selfishness more closely than self-respect”

    ― GEORGE SAND

    “When you have wit of your own, it’s a pleasure to credit other people for theirs.”

    ― CRISS JAMI,

    “Most people are far too much occupied with themselves to be malicious.”

    ― FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE

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    “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

    “We all should rise, above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness, and selfishness.

    ― BOOKER T. WASHINGTON,

    “The ego hates losing – even to God.”

    ― RICHARD ROHR,

    “Suppose you were the last one left? Suppose you did that to yourself?”

    “God favors men and women who delight in being made worthy of happiness before the happiness itself.”

    ― CRISS JAMI
    Selfish Quotes On Policies
    Selfish Quotes On Policies

    “Just because you have stolen someone’s heart, luckily owned and occupied as a home, doesn’t give you the audacity to enforce hurtful policies.”

    ― MICHAEL BASSEY JOHNSON

    “Each one of us is selfish, including me.”

    ― SANTOSH KALWAR

    “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

    “Wars come from egotism and selfishness. Every macrocosmic or world war has its origin in microcosmic wars going on inside millions and millions of individuals.”

    ― FULTON J. SHEEN

    “No man is more cheated than the selfish man.”

    ― HENRY WARD BEECHER

    “I must fight with my weapons. Not his. Not selfishness and brutality and shame and resentment.”

    ― JOHN FOWLES

    Selfish Quotes On Problem
    Selfish Quotes On Problem

    “The generation that destroys the environment is not the generation that pays the price. That is the problem.”

    ― WANGARI MAATHAI

    “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

    “He had the blue kite in his hands; that was the first thing I saw. And I can’t lie now and say my eyes didn’t scan it for any rips.”

    ― KHALED HOSSEINI

    “I am a beast until I love as God doth love.”

    ― GEORGE MACDONALD

    “That liberty [is pure] which is to go to all, and not to the few or the rich alone. (to Horatio Gates, 1798)”

    ― THOMAS JEFFERSON
    Selfish Quotes On Greed
    Selfish Quotes On Greed

    “Selfishness and greed, individual or national, cause most of our troubles.”

    ― HARRY S. TRUMAN

    “Self-pity is egotism undiluted, after all—self-centeredness in its purest form.”

    ― RICK YANCEY

    “To read is to withdraw.To make oneself unavailable. One would feel easier about it if the pursuit inself were less…selfish.”

    ― ALAN BENNETT

    “We are to give (and take) true love without falling into the narcissistic habit of only trying to take it in.”

    ― CRISS JAMI

    “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
    Selfish Quotes On Stupid
    Selfish Quotes On Stupid

    “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

    “I spend my life constantly calling in ‘imaginary’ debts that aren’t owed to me in order to avoid the ‘real’ debts that I owe to others, and so everybody ends up bankrupt.”

    ― CRAIG D. LOUNSBROUGH

    “He knew that beauty faded quickly when embodied by selfishness…”

    ― FRANCINE RIVERS

    “You are too full of your own hopes to hold anyone else’s.”

    ― JOE ABERCROMBIE

    “A selfish life isn’t God’s purpose for you”

    ― SUNDAY ADELAJA

    “You shouldn’t live for yourself alone but you must also learn to live the Christian life”

    ― SUNDAY ADELAJA

    “The tide seldom shifts in favor of a selfish individual.”

    ― CARLOS WALLACE
    Selfish Quotes On Human
    Selfish Quotes On Human

    “It’s a shame that we humans are never able to pull in the same direction . . . [n]ot even when confronted by infinity.”

    ― GENTRY LEE

    “It is selfish to want others to be selfless.”

    ― MOKOKOMA MOKHONOANA

    “The journey driven by the winds of greed are certain to run aground on the shoals of suffering.”

    ― CRAIG D. LOUNSBROUGH

    “On that first Christmas morning, the cries of this newborn were ignored by a world off to greater agendas from which this child would rise to save us.”

    ― CRAIG D. LOUNSBROUGH

    “Our friends are friends with us not for us but for themselves.”

    ― MOKOKOMA MOKHONOANA
    Selfish Quotes On Biblical
    Selfish Quotes On Biblical

    “Hell is real, but it’s not the Biblical hell. It’s the hell of those who think only of themselves.”

    ― MARTY RUBIN

    “Be assured that whatever it is, there will be nothing ‘in it for me’ if I approach it from the perspective of ‘what’s in it for me.”

    ― CRAIG D. LOUNSBROUGH

    “To simply emote is not to express an opinion. Rather, it is an attempt to force a point of view that won’t stand on its own merits.”

    ― CRAIG D. LOUNSBROUGH

    Selfish Quotes On Special
    Selfish Quotes On Special

    “It takes a special combination of selfishness and selflessness to be a director, and I’ve found I have just enough of both.”

    ― A.J. Rose

    “Only the strong can live alone, the strong and the selfish.”

    ― CHARLES BUKOWSKI

    “To be your own god is to be the biggest participant in creating your own hell.”

    ― CRAIG D. LOUNSBROUGH

    “The worst and probably most dangerous African dictator is hunger.”

    ― ROY A. NGANSOP

    “Selfish people try to keep or get things but they lose people.”

    ― HANNAH GARRISON
    Selfish Quotes On life
    Selfish Quotes On life

    “What I ‘want’ for my life is often not what I ‘need’ for my life, although I feel that I ‘need’ to talk myself into making it a ‘want.”

    ― CRAIG D. LOUNSBROUGH

    “Sometimes those who are easiest to love are hardest to respect.

    – ASHLEY WILKES”

    “Everyone is the most important person in the world to themselves.”

    ― MOKOKOMA MOKHONOANA

    “Sometimes it’s good to fake as it’s important to be liked by others for a change”

    ― SONAL BHARIJA SINGH,

    “One man’s ugliness can blind another to the world’s magic.”

    ― M.J. ROSE

    “There is no such thing as selflessness. There are only fair and unfair selfishness.”

    ― MOKOKOMA MOKHONOANA

    “In this world that believes in only self-love, I am a misfit!”

    ― AVIJEET DAS
    Selfish Quotes On Me
    Selfish Quotes On Me

    “I love me more than we, but I can still make room for we if it is going to help me be more of me.”

    ― OLAWALE DANIEL

    “Pain is selfish.”

    ― ANDREW DAVENPORT

    “I love me more than we, but I can still make room for we if it is going to help me be more of me.”

    ― OLAWALE DANIEL

    “Selfishness is the most unattractive virtue a mortal can possess.”

    ― SUYASHA SUBEDI

    Selfish Quotes On Crap

    “I’d rather be a poor honest fellow than a rich piece of crap.”


    MonRoe Mann

    “Who said I am not selfish, of-course I am most selfish person on this earth. Its just that My idea of Self is more evolved than yours.”

    ― TRINADH

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