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But his insistence that greed was good, that self-seeking was the American way, only fueled the national cynicism.

Doubtless there were some in this great conflict who were self-seeking, but this was certainly not the case with Henry Barrington.

My horrible wealth has killed all affection around me and has enveloped me with shameless self-seeking.

They reckoned him their ablest general, though his insubordination and self-seeking rendered the loss of him an actual gain.

Whatever may be my vanity, or self-seeking, or unmanliness if you will, is not what I say God's truth?

Start the day with this thought, 'I will live this day without discontent, without self-seeking, and without anxiety.'


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On this page you'll find 57 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to self-seeking, such as: boasting, bragging, egocentric, intimate, obsessive, and personal.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.