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selfishness and altruism

linked mentions for "selfishness and altruism":
  1. self-interest versus the common good

    those two impulses are mutually exclusive, although certain circumstances allow them to appear complementary extreme self-interest (selfishness,

  2. exaggerated altruistic virtues

    Altruistic impulses of charity, benevolence, and the like are admirable, though misdirected intentions — degrade and demoralise … It is much more

  3. original virtue through disobedience

    Man’s original virtue is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion. Sometimes the poor are

  4. perfections charity and conformity

    There are as many perfections as there are imperfect men. And while to the claims of charity a man may yield and yet be free, to the claims of

  5. selfishness is to make claims upon others

    Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live, always aims at creating around it an absolute

  6. sympathy with joy is naturally rare

    When man has realised Individualism, he will also realise sympathy and exercise it freely and spontaneously. All sympathy is fine, but sympathy with

  7. to sympathise with a friend’s success

    Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature—it requires, in fact, the nature of a true