"You have evolved all this from your own spiritual pride and self-sufficiency," said he, hotly.
His self-sufficiency was proof against anything of that sort.
We have, as a nation, no small share of self-sufficiency and self-esteem.
Cecilia had thrown him over with most abominable unconcern and self-sufficiency.
But I refuse to call the realisation of self, self-sufficiency.
I am tired of your ex-cathedra statements and your self-sufficiency.'
Self-sufficiency and self-confidence are inevitable results.
He disliked his manners, his morals, his self-sufficiency, his loud talk.
She had lost her self-sufficiency and self-respect, and she was miserable.
But when the crisis passes we are likely to lapse into an assumption of self-sufficiency.