Selfish Quotes

Selfish Quotes

Selfishness, not love, is the actuating motive of the gallant.

Sometimes you have to be selfish to be selfless. Edward Albert

If you want to be a generous giver, you have to watch out for selfish takers. Adam Grant

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

Love is not selfish. Love is something else. Morten Tyldum

If you want to be a generous giver, you have to watch out for selfish takers. Adam Grant

What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man. Herbert Spencer

A selfish man is a thief. Jose Marti

Be incredibly, ruthlessly selfish with your equity. Douglas Leone


The only difference between a hero and the villain is that the villain chooses to use that power in a way that is selfish and hurts other people. Chadwick Boseman

Sometimes in life, you have to make a selfish decision and do what’s best for you. Saquon Barkley

The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars and the selfish hide in high places. Bryant H. McGill

It’s enough to indulge and to be selfish but true happiness is really when you start giving back. Adrian Grenier

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

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

A man is called selfish not for pursuing his own good, but for neglecting his neighbor’s. Richard Whately

It’s good to be selfish. But not so self-centered that you never listen to other people. Hugh Hefner

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

I am a greedy, selfish bastard. I want the fact that I existed to mean something. Harry Chapin

People are so selfish. Those you help are the ones who turn against you. Munshi Premchand


Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.

Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.

I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy, and driven.

One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.

You need to stop being so selfish and start caring about everyone else.

I’m only selfish when it comes to you.

Shame on me for always being selfish, the feeling is never returned.

I done what i like, i don’t care what you think?


Being Sorry IS The Highest Act OF Selfishness, Seeing WORTH only After Discarding It.

The one who loves the least, controls the relationship.

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

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

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

I’d rather be hated for being real, than loved for being fake.

Glory built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt..

I don’t care about what others think about me, I just care about what I think about myself

So glad to know that you’re having fun, especially without me.

I got a dream that’s worth more then my reality. And pride that’s worth more then a salary.

Real people are never fake, and fake people are never real.

People don’t care for you when you are alone, they just care for you when they are alone.

Shouldn’t you have a license for being that ugly?

As long as I feel like this we cant be friends… selfish but its the truth.

The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars and the selfish hide in high places.

If you don’t like me remember it’s mind over matter; I don’t mind and you don’t matter.

Don’t sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there’s nothing else you can give and nobody will care for you

Glory built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt..

I say you don’t need religion, or political ideology, to understand human nature. Science reveals that human nature is greedy and selfish, altruistic and helpful. Michael Shermer

I am in love with girls that are bad and naughty and badass, and a little selfish, but I like to watch from a respectful distance! Dreama Walker

All my big mistakes are when I try to second-guess or please an audience. My work is always stronger when I get very selfish about it. David Bowie

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

The real evil with which we have to contend is not the physical evil of the Famine, but the moral evil of the selfish, perverse and turbulent character of the people. Charles Trevelyan

In my team, I don’t want selfish players. I prefer to lose a game than have selfish players. I don’t want that in my club. Never. Antonio Conte

Major actions by courageous and wise men will be necessary to avoid our continuing to blunder into the space age like unenlightened and selfish idiots. Fritz Zwicky

It’s also selfish because it makes you feel good when you help others. I’ve been helped by acts of kindness from strangers. That’s why we’re here, after all, to help others. Carol Burnett

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

I used to think you had to be very selfish, but as I get older my views on life change. John Barnes

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

If he doesn’t follow through with actions, he’s either selfish or a liar. Neither makes him sound like The One, does it? Matthew Hussey

Socialism is the ideal state, but it can never be achieved while man is so selfish. Annie Besant

You have this one life. If you keep being selfish and unkind, it’s going to come back to you. Clemantine Wamariya

Some people are selfish in all of their relationships. Those people are called sociopaths. Adam Grant

If believing in yourself and going after what you want in life and realising your worth is ruthless and selfish, then I’m definitely ruthless and selfish. Nicole Scherzinger

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

I’m happy to be selfish now. That’s the beauty of getting older.

Some say I’m selfish. My approach is the complete opposite of selfishness. Joey Votto


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