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6 notes tagged "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,
    #egocentric #altruism
  2. denying world’s body destroys our souls  
    we cannot go through the world for our own benefit and that we are actually destroying our souls by an attitude that pretends to save them … even
    therapeutic altruism world
  3. 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
    egocentric altruism
  4. the soul of man under socialism  
    Oscar Wilde exaggerated altruistic virtues original virtue through disobedience selfishness is to make claims upon others perfections charity and
    benevolence altruism disobedience individuality authority artist outline
  5. exaggerated altruistic virtues  
    Altruistic impulses of charity, benevolence, and the like are admirable, though misdirected intentions — degrade and demoralise … It is much more
    altruism benevolence
  6. virtue of selfishness  
    Concept of Egoism, 1964, Ayn Rand and the writer (and lover) Nathaniel Branden … Objectivist philosophy themes include the identification and
    egocentric altruism objectivism subject

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