Selfish Quotes And Sayings

Best Selfish Quotes And Sayings On Dealing With Ungrateful People

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Selfish people are very dangerous. They are dangerous for our society as well. We meet so many people in our regular life. Not everyone is good by heart, sometimes a selfish person also becomes our close friend. Usually, we don’t recognize those people except in the of trouble. Here are the best selfish quotes which you to find all the selfish persons of your life.

In Srimad Bhagwat Geeta, Krishna says selfishness is one of the darkest energies of our life. We should keep our minds away from this energy. A person’s selfish attitude is bad for society as well as for himself. With a selfish attitude, one can never live happily ever after having money and a good lifestyle.

Selfishness is a state of our mind. We should always try to move away from this. No one should ever be jealous of anything. You also can move on from your jealous mindset with the help of these selfish quotes. Here you are.

Famous Selfish Quotes About People and Friends

  1. “Selfishness and greed, individual or national, cause most of our troubles.” – Harry S. Truman
  1. “Don’t be friends with selfish people because they don’t care about you at all, they just want to use you for their own benefit” – Dead Man Writeups
  1. “Almost every sinful action ever committed can be traced back to a selfish motive. It’s a trait we hate in other people but justify in ourselves.” – Stephen Kendrick
  1. “Someone who smiles too much with you can sometimes frown too much with you at your back.” – Michael Bassey Johnson
  1. “You need to stop being so selfish and start caring about everyone else.” – Unknown
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  1. “It’s enough to indulge and to be selfish but true happiness is really when you start giving back.” – Adrian Grenier
  1. “Even a tiny bit of deceit is dishonorable when it’s used for selfishness or cowardly reasons.” – Jeanne Birdsall
  1. “Marriage takes your whole heart; selfish people can’t pull it off.” – Helen Hunt
  1. “Think about it. What are the things that you can admit that you are selfish about?” – Lovsms
  1. “The real measure of selfishness is by asking a person how much he is willing to sacrifice.” – Anonymous
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  1. “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
  1. “Please hold onto your kindness, we share the world with many selfish beings. And we need open hearts to create change.” – Nikki Rowe
  1. “Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  1. “Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, But they are not capable of loving themselves either.” – Erich Fromm
  1. “Putting yourself first is not selfish. Thinking about yourself constantly is selfish. Please respect the difference.” – Unknown
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  1. “We all should rise, above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness, and selfishness.” – Booker T. Washington
  1. “You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.” – Mahatma Gandhi
  1. “Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.” – Napoleon Hill
  1. “We have to be cautious of who we allow in our circle because a frenemy can be more destructive than an enemy.” – Angel Moreira
  1. “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
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Best Selfishness Quotes

  1. “Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.” – Napoleon Hill
  1. “Selfishness is that detestable vice which no one will forgive in others, and no one is without in himself.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  1. “Giving yourself some loving attention is not selfish. It is sensible. If you feel loved and cherished, even if it is only by yourself, then you will have more love to give to others, too.” – Penelope Quest
  1. “Selfishness may result in one’s sense of superiority, but life as such will surely deny them.” – Eraldoo Banovac
  1. “Being sorry is the highest act of selfishness, seeing value only after discarding it.” – Douglas Horton
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  1. “If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.” – Cesare Pavese
  1. “The definition of an artist, for me, is someone who is quite selfish about their creativity.” – Steven Wilson
  1. “Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.” – Oscar Wilde
  1. “In an individual, selfishness uglifies the soul; for the human species, selfishness is extinction.” – David Mitchell
  1. “We are selfish but be wise selfish rather than foolish, self-sided selfish.” – Dalai Lama
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  1. “Selfish people tend to only be good to themselves… then are surprised when they are alone.” – Steve Maraboli
  1. “Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.” – Richard Bach
  1. “When you’re dealing with the age of Snapchat, Facebook, and Instagram, then everything becomes very selfish and cynical.” – Derek Trucks
  1. “Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.” – Jane Austen
  1. “If they talk about other people with you, they will talk about you with other people. know, because there is no hope of a cure.” – Carlos Wallace
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  1. “Selfish, a judgment readily passed by those who have never tested their power of sacrifice.” – George Eliot
  1. “The world is such a useless place. That’s all I can think of now. It’s full of hypocrites, liars, and selfish people.” – Cameron Jace
  1. “Selfishness is that detestable vice which no one will forgive in others, and no one is without himself.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  1. “I like to think that my arrogance, impetuosity, impatience, selfishness and greed are the qualities that make me the lovable chap I am.” – Richard Hammond
  1. “It’s not a selfish desire, growing a beard, but maybe I need to not have the beard, and it’ll bring us more wins.” – Eric Weddle
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Selfish People Quotes

  1. “Be warned: A person content to sit with you and criticize others will speak critically of you out of earshot.” – Richelle E GoodrichBarrier
  1. “Neither a fake friend nor a liar can be trusted, with a secret.” – Ellen J Barrier
  1. “As selfishness and complaint pervert the mind, So love with its joy clears and sharpens the vision.” – Helen Keller
  1. “Better not to plant seeds of selfishness than try to eradicate them once they have grown into giant weeds.” – Prem Prakash
  1. “Sometimes you just need to be selfish and take care of you. If they love you, they’ll understand.” – Robert Tew
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  1. “There are many selfish people who are extremely original, then they take those pure ideas and use them to raise themselves up, that is an insincere move.” – Daniel Smith
  1. “Selfish people also tend to have victim mindsets… Their actions plant seeds of loneliness; then they cry upon the blooming.” – Steve Maraboli
  1. “I really appreciate those people who stay with me even if I am a little bit selfish about everything.” – Unknown
  1. “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
  1. “We are all selfish, and I no more trust myself than others with a good motive.” – Lord Byron
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  1. “Every relationship has selfishness. The truth is, relationships cannot start without any reason for selfishness.” – Samir Ranjan
  1. “Selfish people are in a way terribly capable of great loves.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  1. “Law represents the effort of man to organize society; governments, the efforts of selfishness to overthrow liberty.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  1. “Selfishness is the making a man’s self his own centre, the beginning and end of all he doeth.” – John Owen
  1. “A person is called selfish, not for pursuing his or her own good, but for neglecting his or her neighbor’s.” – Richard Whately
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  1. “You can’t be faulted for being selfish if you’re going to get better because of it.” – Richard Whately
  1. “Behind every successful relationship, there are selfless people; behind every failed relationship, there are selfish people.” – Moses Maurice
  1. “It is the ignorant person who seeks his or her own ends at the expense of the greater whole. It is the ignorant person, therefore, who is the selfish person. The truly wise person is never selfish.” – Ralph Waldo Trine
  1. “We read our children stories starring elephants and monkeys and bears to teach them about nobility, curiosity and courage, to warn them against selfishness and stubbornness.” – Lydia Millet
  1. “I’m not a selfish actor. I believe that it’s a team effort. You’re not in a scene by yourself.” – Taraji P. Henson
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Short Selfies Quotes

  1. “It is selfish to concern oneself with tragedies.” – Rose Kennedy
  1. “Selfishness is the root and source of all natural and moral evils.” – Nathaniel Emmons
  1. “Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.” – William Cowper
  1. “A relationship runs with selfless love, not selfish love.” – Urvashi Agarwal
  1. “It is impossible to be both selfish and happy.” – Joyce Meyer
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  1. “Selfishness is the greatest curse of the human race.” – William E. Gladstone
  1. “Sometimes you have to be selfish to be selfless.” – Edward Albert
  1. “Selfishness is one of the qualities apt to inspire love.” – Nathaniel Hawthorne
  1. “No man is more cheated than the selfish man.” – Henry Ward Beecher
  1. “Marriage takes your heart. Selfish people can’t pull it off.” – Helen Hunt
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  1. “Selfishness keeps man blind through life.” – Hazrat Inayat Khan
  1. “Courtesy is only a thin veneer on the general selfishness.” – Honore de Balzac
  1. “Be incredibly, ruthlessly selfish with your equity.” – Douglas Leone
  1. “Selfishness creates greed and greed destroys the soul.” – Zarina Bibi
  1. “Love is the most selfish of all the passions.” – Alexandre Dumas
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  1. “I think I’m still figuring out how to be a little less selfish.” – Anthony Kiedis
  1. “The poison of selfishness destroys the world.” – Catherine of Siena
  1. “What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man.” – Herbert Spencer
  1. “Selfishness stops the flow of blessings to you and others.” – Brenda Johnson Padgitt
  1. “Selfish people try to keep or get things but they lose people.” – Hannah Garrison
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Selfish World Quotes

  1. “The best weapon for selfishness is selfishness for the cause of others.” – Enock Maregesi
  1. “Ego is impurity. Be selfless. Consecrate and dedicate your life to perfection.” – Fredrick Lenz
  1. “Nothing resembles selfishness more closely than self-respect.” – George Sand
  1. “If there were more temple work done in the Church, there would be less of selfishness, less of contention, less of demeaning others.” – Gordon B. Hinckley
  1. “Even Cristiano Ronaldo has developed from a selfish goalscorer into someone who likes to pass the ball.” – Mario Kempes
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  1. “There are points in your life, especially if you have creative ambitions, where selfishness is necessary.” – Kris Kristofferson
  1. “Nowadays, even love is selfish; there is so much selfishness that surrounds the planet we have.” – Unknown
  1. “If I am selfish I might have achieved great things, but achieving great things out of my selfishness is one of the most devastating ways I can think of to fail.” – Craig D. Lounsbrough
  1. “We should rise above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness, and selfishness.” – Booker T. Washington
  1. “Selfish— a judgment readily passed by those who have never tested their own power of sacrifice.” – George Eliot
Selfish World Quotes
  1. “This idea of selfishness as a virtue, as opposed to generosity: That, to me, is unnatural.” – Jessica Lange
  1. “People are so selfish. Those you help are the ones who turn against you.” – Munshi Premchand
  1. “Those who do not hate their own selfishness and regard themselves as more important than the rest of the world are blind because the truth lies elsewhere.” – Blaise Pascal
  1. “Selfish- a judgment readily passed by those who have never tested their own power of sacrifice.” – George Eliot
  1. “It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself, and to make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary.” – Unknown
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  1. “Selfishness at the expense of others is bad. Self-care for the betterment of others is good.” – Richie Norton
  1. “It is the selfish parents who are to blame. Pay attention, be involved in your children’s lives. They are your legacy, your only hope.” – Aaron B. Powell
  1. “Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires.” – Lao Tzu
  1. “How sick one gets of being ‘good’, how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours; embody selfishness.” – Alice James
  1. “It disturbs me no more to find men base, unjust, or selfish than to see apes mischievous, wolves savage, or the vulture ravenous.” – Jean-Paul Sartre
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Best Selfish Quotes to Enlighten You

  1. “It is interesting how the selfish, the ignorant, and the constantly angry all tend to be the same person.” – Wayne Gerard Trotman
  1. “Possessive parents rarely live long enough to see the fruits of their selfishness.” – Alan Garner
  1. “You can’t expect to have a deep relationship with a shallow person.” – Doe Zantamata
  1. “Basketball is the opposite of selfishness, basketball is solely about giving and sharing and caring for one another.” – Vlade Divac
  1. “I don’t know if it’s ever OK for someone to be selfish. Perhaps there’s a time and place to be self-centered, but I think selfish never wins the race.” – Jessica Capshaw
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  1. “Sometimes you have to be selfish to get what you want and move forward in life.” – Kristen Stewart
  1. “Selfishness comes from poverty in the heart, from the belief that love is not abundant.” – Don Miguel Ruiz
  1. “Sometimes you just need to be selfish and take care of you. if they love you they’ll understand.” – Unknown
  1. “If you want to be a generous giver, you have to watch out for selfish takers.” – Adam Grant
  1. “In marriage, a man becomes slack, and selfish, and undergoes a fatty degeneration of his moral being.” – Robert Louis Stevenson
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  1. “A lot of people were saying that I was a selfish person and a selfish player. You know, it got to me.” – LeBron James
  1. “I think that in today’s world, by nature, we are all self-centered. And that often leads to selfishness.” – Gary Chapman
  1. “I don’t actually think ‘The Selfish Gene’ is a very good title. I think that’s one of my worst titles.” – Richard Dawkins
  1. “The hardest work you and I will ever do is to put off our selfishness. It is heavy lifting!” – Neal A. Maxwell
  1. “The world is so competitive, aggressive, consumive, selfish and during the time we spend here we must be all but that.” – Jose Mourinho
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  1. “It is selfishness which is the cause of most of our misery. It is as a cankering disease.” – Gordon B. Hinckley
  1. “Choosing to be single isn’t selfish, it’s just smarter to be alone than with the wrong person.” – Unknown
  1. “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
  1. “If a marriage ends your selfishness, your selfishness will end your marriage.” – David Young
  1. “Being selfish to me means that you have to look out for yourself and you don’t have to sacrifice.” – Herbie Mann
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