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How to use self-interest in a sentence
Marrying yourself merely underscores selfishness and self-interest, rather than enabling you to live singly in the best way.Why Singles Should Say ‘I Don’t’ to The Self-Marriage Movement | Tim Teeman | December 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
You have to be very angry to be at the point where you no longer have any self-interest.
“Better” means more courageous and more independent, less partisan and less motivated by self-interest.
In a nation—in our nation—the whole point is to balance individual self-interest with the common good.
Is that the ultimate message of House of Cards—that politics is all about self-interest?Beau Willimon on Most Shocking Twists in ‘House of Cards’ Season 2 | Andrew Romano | February 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I can hardly believe he is the same—turned into a mere machine, with a moving spring of self-interest!The Daisy Chain | Charlotte Yonge
She is not capable of experiencing common affection for any one; every feeling of her nature is merged in self-interest.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
The shopkeeper and his wife, drawn two ways by pity and self-interest, began by lulling their consciences with words.An Episode Under the Terror | Honore de Balzac
self-interest and self-preservation dictated many laws which secured the welfare of society.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I | John Lord
Ability is demonstrated only under strenuous competition inspired by self-interest.The Inhumanity of Socialism | Edward F. Adams
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