Let me but leave the good name to my three daughters, and that is enough for me; I am not a self-seeker
. But since you mention me so pointedly, I will acknowledge that I should like to impart to you a little of my--come, sir, you are disposed to call it insensibility, and I am sure I have no objection--say insensibility--a little of my insensibility."
And over all that torrential confusion of men and purposes fluttered that strange flag, the stars and stripes, that meant at once the noblest thing in life, and the least noble, that is to say, Liberty on the one hand, and on the other the base jealousy the individual self-seeker
feels towards the common purpose of the State.
I mean, episodes that showed that not all priests were frauds and self-seekers
, but that many, even the great majority, of these that were down on the ground among the common people, were sincere and right-hearted, and devoted to the alleviation of human troubles and sufferings.
But it was left to the Queen to show the country how to deal with the most boorish, unpredictable self-seeker
ever to have occupied the White House.
"First they promote a most self-seeker
person to a very high position and then through him/her they will promote all their products at a premium price."
Moved by this startling disclosure, I started off in earnest but regrettably that Indian officer turned out to be more an insensitive self-seeker
rather than one genuinely concerned.
It's most rational, from a self-seeker
's point of view, to spend time knowing and passing one's business cards to the 'right people' than spending years of one's life pursuing a university degree.
He ends up playing Lorenzo as a straight-up, if occasionally self-questioning, self-seeker
who fails to connect with the viewer.
ODM Director of Strategy Wafula Buke, a former political detainee, said the problem with Miguna is looking at issues from a self-seeker
He said that the self-seeker
politicians are behind the worsening situation of the metropolitan.
If you're the sort of self-seeker
who has pounds 10,000 to spend on feathering your own nest, a piece of advice.
It was their choice, their democratic choice, and they didn't choose a villain or self-seeker