I Am Pretty Selfish

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 51 People

    Its Good To Be Selfish!!..

    I don't know why selfishness is portrayed as a bad thing to have for. Taking care of yourself and your family and prioritizing your needs is your means for survival in this world. Unfortunately, this society has promoted the idea of selflessness as the value of life...... You...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 20, 2012

    My First Sentence...

      It's in my baby book:    "Make Me Happy!"
    DancesWithDolphins DancesWithDolphins
    41-45, M
    Mar 9, 2008

    Really?????

    I don't know if I am selfish or if it's only me that thinks I am. By that I mean I make plenty of money, I have a new car, own my own home have a secure job and I still don't feel like I have everything I want or need. Times that I feel selfish are like when I complain to my mom...
    PaperRoses PaperRoses
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 27, 2007

    Me Me Me

    I have always had a hard time sharing with people. I don't think it is such a horrible thing to put the needs of yourself in front of others. I have really changed since having children though. Everything flies out the window and they are the first priority these days.
    allyKat allyKat
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 22, 2007

    I'll Try This Again...........

    Already wrote this story once...EP lost it. Grrrrrrrrrrr!    I am an only child, so I never really had to share anything with brothers or sisters. I was pretty much a loner from day one. When I became a teenager, mom started making half decent money (it helped that she...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 18, 2009

    not proud of it but it makes my life depressing

    and this is not what I want it to be. please talk to me.
    exocurro exocurro
    31-35, M
    Sep 16, 2015

    He benefits me. I want to be alone

    yet I require the company of someone I trust. He is the only person I trust right now. I trust him because I know he loves me. Or he's infatuated. Or he's addicted to the sex. I have left him twice, and been with other guys during that time. he was hurt and I put up with the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 11, 2015
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