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Selfishness
Edgar Albert Guest
Search history, my boy, and see What petty selfishness has done. Find if you can one victory That little minds have ever won. There is no record th...Rate it:

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Queen Mab: Part V.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
gave it life, to spring and die. Thus suicidal selfishness, that blights The fairest feelings of thRate it:

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Cereals
Ehsan Sehgal
describes and demonstrates, Every creature's selfishness It shows natural evidence Ah, those birdsRate it:

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Andrew Rykman’s Prayer
John Greenleaf Whittier
these chords of joy and pain; No immortal selfishness Plays the game of curse and bless Heaven and Rate it:

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Never Live In Death; Never Die In Life
Nikhil Parekh
no brotherhood in tyrannically meaningless selfishness; and there was simply not the tiniest trace Rate it:

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Work For Woman
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
the midst of luxuries, Bound by chains of selfishness, With no aim but 'how to dress,' Does the thoRate it:

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A Bachelor
Robert William Service
need,' I wanted to spit in his eye Of selfishness and greed; But did not, for the reason Rate it:

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Ash Of Fate
Ehsan Sehgal
In such a conspiracy And a desert of selfishness I live and breathe Such as; Wood burns, and sparks Light from its flames In the fireplace Then ...Rate it:

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God's Justice
Ehsan Sehgal
crucified my love With the rope of selfishness, Lies, deception, cruelty And injustice However, ItRate it:

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Only Feel Me
Ehsan Sehgal
that nature To flower love and peace I am beyond selfishness I am far away from greediness I am neiRate it:

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Song of Fortune VI
Khalil Gibran
Substance Has enticed him into the dungeon Of selfishness, where avarice dwells. I seek him in Rate it:

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Such Cruelties
Ehsan Sehgal
the human has adopted The way of life Based on selfishness One suffers from hunger Another enjoys oRate it:

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The Terms Of Evil
Ehsan Sehgal
me Break me Sometimes, blow up me That's my selfishness And the ego Never die that Until the death Rate it:

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WHERE IS THE MAGIC?
alexis karpouzos
without compass, alone and desperately, only selfishness, only pain, fear and darkness. But, magRate it:

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You Lost All
Ehsan Sehgal
of others You are a prisoner Of your selfishness Your fate is, failure At all corners You gain nothRate it:

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At Her Window
Henry Kendall
among my sex Who are so cursed with small-souled selfishness That they do give to noble wives like Rate it:

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Regret
Robert William Service
did not do. I have outlived the blindness, The selfishness of youth; The canker of unkindness, TheRate it:

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Come, Follow Jesus
Liam Ó Comáin
so false? Thus strip away Your ego- destroy all selfishness. Thus, follow Jesus and keep your VisRate it:

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Zombie
Odonko-ba
in the hearts and minds of men blinded by selfishness fueled by gluttony the blind leads the bliRate it:

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A Prisoner Of The Hague
Ehsan Sehgal
friends Sadistic companion Injustice, hatred And selfishness I missed my parent My land, my home WhRate it:

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A Sculptor
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
gifts. I'll cut away a huge, unsightly side Of selfishness, and smooth to curves of grace The angleRate it:

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ANGELS UNAWARES
Swami Vivekananda
to blur His sight, and cloy his senses; till selfishness, Like a horny growth, had spread all o'erRate it:

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By the Babe Unborn
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
not hear a word from me Of selfishness or scorn, If only I could Rate it:

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Ch 05 On Love And Youth Story 04
Sa di
our lives. Thou who art a slave to thy selfishness Art mendacious in the game ofRate it:

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Chicago
John Greenleaf Whittier
shrivelled in thy hot distress The primal sin of selfishness! How instant rose, to take thy part, TRate it:

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