The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds some important benefit.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self Centered Quotes
Difficulties exist to be surmounted
Earth laughs in flowers.
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
As soon as there is life there is danger.
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
A man is related to all nature.
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
The reason why men do not obey us, is because they see the mud at...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
Men are respectable only as they respect
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
To be great is to be misunderstood.