Be honest with yourself: How often do you place your own needs and desires ahead of anyone else’s? If I am going to be honest with myself, I do it far more than I would like to admit. Why? Because it is human nature – self-preservation! Yet, that is no excuse for not embracing the virtue of unselfishness.
Unselfishness can be defined as:
- the emptying of one’s own wishes and desires for the total fulfillment of God’s will
- the betterment of the common good
- love of one’s fellow man
How to Incorporate Unselfishness in Our Lives
- Think of others more, and of yourself less (embrace humility). For example, think of how you can be of service to others, rather than Continue reading