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       CHRISTIAN QUOTES ON Selfishness. Part of a large selection of Christian quotes and sayings in a variety of topics by famous people, authors, theologians, pastors, preachers, teachers, and other notable Christians.


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Selfishness is never so exquisitely selfish as when it is on its knees. ... Self turns what would otherwise be a pure and powerful prayer into a weak and ineffective one.

    Author: A.W. Tozer

If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself.

    Author: Augustine

He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
- Benjamin Franklin

    Author: Assorted Authors

What we call Man's power over Nature turns out to be a power exercised by some men over other men with Nature as its instrument.

    Author: C.S. Lewis

At this very moment you and I are either committing [selfishness], or about to commit it, or repenting it.

    Author: C.S. Lewis
    Source: The Problem of Pain

That fierce imprisonment in the self is but the obverse of the self-giving which is absolute reality.

    Author: C.S. Lewis
    Source: The Problem of Pain

Selfishness has never been admired.

    Author: C.S. Lewis

A woman means by unselfishness chiefly taking trouble for others; a man means not giving trouble to others. Thus each sex regards the other as basically selfish.

    Author: C.S. Lewis

Our own interests are still an exquisite means for dazzling our eyes agreeably.

    Author: Blaise Pascal

Law represents the effort of man to organize society; governments, the efforts of selfishness to overthrow liberty.

    Author: Henry Ward Beecher

Selfishness is that detestable vice which no one will forgive in others, and no one is without himself.

    Author: Henry Ward Beecher

No man is more cheated than the selfish man.

    Author: Henry Ward Beecher

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