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675 Best Heartless Selfish Quotes And Instagram Captions

1. “You know, it’s time for me to start living for myself… I just feel like I’m being selfish though.”


2. “Humor is hope’s companion in arms. It is not brash, it is not cheap, it is not heartless. Among other things I think humor is a shield, a weapon, a survival kit.” ~ Ogden Nash


3. “I am ‘too fiery’… yet I wish to be seen as I am and I would lose all rather than soften away anything.” ~ Margaret Fuller


4. “Blood relatives often have nothing to do with family, and similarly, family is about who you choose to make your life with.”- Oliver Hudson


5. “Relationships based on selfish motives will not bring you inner love, fulfillment, or happiness.”


6. The one who loves the least, controls the relationship.


7. “I have always been generous with my friends and family, generous with money, but selfish when it comes to important things like love.”


8. Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine.


9. “Is that . . . has it all been for that? The tea party, the letters, what you said at the festival . . . all of it, no more than an attempt to steal my heart so you could take it back to your queen?’


10. “Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything.” — Billy Graham


11. “She was so callous that she didn’t shed a tear when her husband died.” — Mary Embree


12. “Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine.” ~ Isak Dinesen


13. “'Heartless' is a label to give to things that is all too often wrongly given to know someone who is rational by someone who is emotional.”


14. “Love is the most selfish of all the passions.”


15. Our hearts as women will be broken a thousand times over, but who is to say that our hearts were ever perfect to begin with? Maybe they can withstand a few cracks.


16. “It amazes me how selfish some people are. Even your friends…”


17. “Those who are heartless, once cared too much.” ~ Frank Ocean


18. “Cold hearts don’t bleed. Still, they pray for eternity, never seeing tomorrow.” — Ja Rule


19. “The truth is, sometimes siblings have nothing in common but blood…Sometimes you stay up late at night, thinking things that make you feel like a heartless monster, wishing for something different and then feeling sick with guilt because you know what the cost of “different” would be…There’s a difference between having no siblings and having a broken one.” – Beth Revis


20. “If you have given up your heart … you have already lost. A heartless creature is a loveless creature, and a loveless creature is a beast.” ― Stephen King


21. “One day, I hope you will understand that I never want to be selfish, I just want to be loved.”


22. I’d rather be hated for being real, than loved for being fake.


23. “Some fathers wonder why the streams are bitter when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.”


24. “I’m not heartless. I appear so because I’m afraid of getting hurt. I’m one of those fragile hearts that once cared too much.” – Nitya Prakash


25. “Did you forget? I’m a heartless wretch!” ~ Davy Jones


26. “Wheelies” with Yoga Wheel


27. “The insatiable need for heartless power and ruthless control is the telltale sign of an uninitiated man – the most irresponsible, incompetent, and destructive force on earth.” – Michael Leunig


28. I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy, and driven.


29. “Life without flying unconditionally, life with hindered and heartless ending.”


30. “There’s going to come a time when you learn to be heartless, only to protect yourself.” — Unknown


31. “Those who are heartless, once cared too much.” — Frank Ocean


32. “I’m a heartless optimist. This combination could make me lethal, but mostly it has led to a successful hermit lifestyle.” – Sarah Noffke


33. “It may be true that the law cannot change the heart but it can restrain the heartless.”


34. Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.


35. “Selfish people are unable to love others, but they are also unable to love themselves.”


36. People are so selfish. Those you help are the ones who turn against you. Munshi Premchand


37. “An intellectual, heartless man never becomes an inspired man. It is always the heart that speaks in the man of love; it discovers a greater instrument than intellect can give you, the instrument of inspiration.” – Swami Vivekananda


38. “I never came across anyone in whom the moral sense was dominant who was not heartless, cruel, vindictive, log-stupid, and entirely lacking in the smallest sense of humanity. Moral people, as they are termed, are simple beasts.” ~ Oscar Wilde


39. “The family is a haven in a heartless world.” ~ Christopher Lasch


40. “The laughter of man is more terrible than his tears, and takes more forms hollow, heartless, mirthless, maniacal.” ― James Thurber


41. My brain has no heart, and my heart has no brain. That's why when I speak my mind, I appear heartless and when I do what's in my heart I seem thoughtless.


42. “The insatiable need for heartless power and ruthless control is the telltale sign of an uninitiated man – the most irresponsible, incompetent and destructive force on earth.” ― Michael Leunig


43. “Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.” ~ Karl Marx


44. “I don’t like fashion. It’s very heartless.”


45. So glad to know that you’re having fun, especially without me.


46. “Though critics may bow to art, and I am its own true lover, / It is not art, but heart, which wins the wide world over. / Though smooth be the heartless prayer, no ear in Heaven will mind it.” ― Ella Wheeler Wilcox


47. “We still lend our old house out to relatives. They keep a guest book for my fans to sign.”- Loretta Lynn


48. “Those who are heartless, once cared too much.”


49. “Life sometimes reminds us that it is sometimes heartless by giving something or someone we really need to someone who does not need or even want them or it.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana


50. “The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds some important benefit.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


51. I’m happy to be selfish now. That’s the beauty of getting older.


52. “What if you simply devoted this year to loving yourself more?” – Unknown


53. “It is debatable which is causing us more harm – hot-headed ignorance or cold-hearted intellectualism.” — Vance Havner


54. “By not caring about others, you become a selfish person who only cares about himself and no one else.”


55. “Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.” ― Karl Marx


56. You are going to live a good and long life filled with great and terrible moments that you cannot even imagine yet and a life without!”


57. “Almost every sinful action ever committed can be traced back to a selfish motive. It is a trait we hate in other people but justify in ourselves.” – Stephen Kendrick


58. “Selfish people are only interested in themselves and their own happiness, which is why they’re heartless and selfish.”


59. “The very fact we use the term ‘cold-blooded’ as a synonym for ‘heartless’ should tell you something about the innate bias we primates hold against reptiles. Do not judge other species by your own social norms.” ― Becky Chambers


60. “If our lives are self-centered and selfish, we will never be happy.”


61. “We all must increase, above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness, and selfishness.”


62. “When you are lonely or at least seem to be that way, It would be selfish to excuse yourself.”


63. “No more distractions, no one else matters, I love you and you won’t believe how selfish I feel.”


64. “Heartless’ is a label that is all too often wrongly given to someone who is rational by someone who is emotional.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana


65. “In essence, humans are selfish beings. Think about it. What are the things that you can admit that you are selfish about?”- ReadBeach


66. The only difference between a hero and the villain is that the villain chooses to use that power in a way that is selfish and hurts other people. Chadwick Boseman ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


67. Selfish individuals are the most self-centred people on Earth. Creating relations with such people can bring doom for those who make such a choice.


68. Selfishness is the gateway to other sins. It is only second to vanity, the most beloved iniquity of Evil.


69. “Real dads support their children without the law telling them they have to.”


70. “I’m not heartless. I’ve just learned how to use my heart less.” – Kanye West


71. “Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.” – William Cowper


72. “He was terrible. There was no other word to describe him- except maybe heartless or depraved or rotten. The way Jacks seemed to enjoy pain was absolutely staggering. The apple in his hand probably possessed more sympathy than he did. This was not the same young man who'd practically bled heartbreak all over the knave of the church. Something inside of him was broken.”


73. I have been the victim of heartless malice.


74. “You are gonna catch a cold from the ice inside your soul.”


75. “I have been a selfish being all my life, in practice, though not in principle.” – Jane Austen


76. “Frequent and loud laughter is the characteristic of folly and ill manners.” ~ Lord Chesterfield


77. “Not all of our heartless plans work as we intend; nor do all of our good intentions. We are where we are, and we can rarely predict where we will go, no matter how firm our beliefs.”


78. “Parents forgive their children least readily for the faults they themselves instilled in them.”


79. “The other night I ate at a real nice family restaurant. Every table had an argument going.” George Carlin


80. “Even the most innocent person, when cornered, is capable of a heartless crime.” ~ Yiyun Li


81. “You may not be able to change the world, but at least you can embarrass the guilty.” ~ Jessica Mitford


82. I have not broken your heart…you have; and in breaking it, you have broken mine.


83. “You know I love you more when you’re cold and heartless.”


84. “The truth is, sometimes siblings have nothing in common but blood…Sometimes you stay up late at night, thinking things that make you feel like a heartless monster, wishing for something different and then feeling sick with guilt because you know what the cost of “different” would be…There’s a difference between having no siblings and having a broken one.” ― Beth Revis


85. Loving you and caring for your own heart and mind is not being selfish- it is a necessity.


86. I am a greedy, selfish bastard. I want the fact that I existed to mean something. Harry Chapin


87. “Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.” – Napoleon Hill


88. “Stab the body and it heals, but injure the heart and the wound lasts a lifetime.”


89. “You don’t need anyone else’s approval to live your life.”


90. “Denying a child, the joy and memories of being with the other parent is an act of “pure evil.”


91. Real people are never fake, and fake people are never real.


92. “Love is what remains in a relationship after all selfishness has been eliminated.”


93. “You have to have a somewhat cold heart to be a writer.” — Susanna Kaysen


94. “No matter how cold this world gets, please don’t lose touch of morality and allow it to turn your heart cold.” — Edmond Mbiaka


95. “Today even love is selfish; so much selfishness surrounds our planet.”


96. “Sometimes, you have to do what’s best for you and your life, not what’s best for everybody else” – Unknown


97. “Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, but they are not capable of loving themselves either.” – Erich Fromm


98. “You have this one life. If you keep being selfish and unkind, it’s going to come back to you.”


99. A man is called selfish not for pursuing his own good, but for neglecting his neighbor’s. Richard Whately


100. “It can be seen as being quite selfish, but I’m very happy to be selfish.” Kathy Burke


101. “Don’t try to make children grow up to be like you, or they may do it.”


102. You may not be able to change the world, but at least you can embarrass the guilty.


103. “People can be so heartless and dirty.”


104. “It is interesting how the selfish, the ignorant, and the constantly angry all tend to be the same person.”


105. “It is sad that selfish people cannot enter into relationships, they are not capable of love itself.”


106. “I’m not heartless. I’ve just learned how to use my heart less.” — Kanye West


107. “Selfish parents may someday realize what damage they have done that can never be undone.” – Unknown


108. “Kinda have feelings, Kinda Heartless.”


109. “There is, you will concede, a limit to the niceties a man is obliged to fulfill when his wife is dead and not yet cold.” ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


110. “I'd developed an inability to demonstrate much negative emotion at all. It was another thing that made me seem like a dick - my stomach could be all oiled eels, and you would get nothing from my face and less from my words. It was a constant problem: too much control or no control at all.”


111. “It’s okay to be selfish sometimes, as long as you’re not hurting anyone else.”


112. It’s hard for me to characterise myself. I think I’m balanced. Some people might say I’m cold-hearted.


113. “They call you heartless; but you have a heart and I love you for being ashamed to show it.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche


114. “It may be true that the law cannot change the heart but it can restrain the heartless.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.


115. “How you can sit there, calmly eating muffins when we are in this horrible trouble, I can’t make out. You seem to me to be perfectly heartless."


116. “Life without flying unconditionally, life with hindered and heartless ending.” — Tamara Stamenkovic


117. “Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine.”


118. “I hate liars, hypocrites, and people who take advantage of people who care about them”


119. “In an individual, selfishness uglifies the soul; for the human species, selfishness is extinction.” David Mitchell


120. Being Sorry IS The Highest Act OF Selfishness, Seeing WORTH only After Discarding It.


121. “You need to stop being so selfish and start caring about everyone else.”


122. “I was thought to be ‘stuck up.’ I wasn’t. I was just sure of myself. This is and always has been an unforgivable quality to the unsure.” ~ Bette Davis


123. “The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars, and the selfish hide in high places.” – Bryant H. McGill


124. “Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.”


125. “Who are you to deprive me of the things I want, I had never been selfish my entire life.”


126. “The world isn’t always fair, and fools, cowards, liars, and greedy people frequently hide in high places.”


127. “You know I love you more when you’re cold and heartless.” ~ Charlaine Harris


128. The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars and the selfish hide in high places. Bryant H. McGill


129. “There’s going to come a time when you learn to be heartless, only to protect yourself.”


130. “Difficult job is to keep your own wife happy without hurting others.”


131. “As a parent, you should be more concerned with your child’s happiness than your petty insecurities and jealousies.” – Unknown


132. “I am glad you don’t think I am heartless. I am nothing of the kind. I know I am not. And yet I must admit that this thing that has happened does not affect me as it should. It seems to me to be simply like a wonderful ending to a wonderful play. It has all the terrible beauty of a Greek tragedy, a tragedy in which I took a great part, but by which I have not been wounded.” ― Oscar Wilde


133. “What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man.”


134. “Just when you give up and think the whole world is heartless, you turn around and face someone so wonderful that they give you a reason to Love again, at least one more time.”


135. As long as I feel like this we cant be friends… selfish but its the truth.


136. “Good parenting gives headaches, but bad parenting gives heartaches.” – Shiv Khera


137. “If mental abuse was a punishable crime, a lot of parents would be in jail serving a long term.” – Maddy Malhotra


138. “There is nothing born out of selfishness, You just have to give the best you can in everything.” ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


139. “Elimination of coldness is the highest of all wisdom.” ― Abhijit Naskar, Corazon Calamidad: Obedient to None, Oppressive to None


140. You need to stop being so selfish and start caring about everyone else.


141. “So it’s true, when all is said and done, grief is the price we pay for care, love and that is not nothing.”


142. “Dealing with selfish parents can be incredibly frustrating and it can leave you feeling drained and exhausted.”


143. “If we never have headaches through rebuking our children, we shall have plenty of heartaches when they grow up.”


144. “My relatives used to laugh when I talked of being a writer.”- Taylor Caldwell


145. It’s also selfish because it makes you feel good when you help others. I’ve been helped by acts of kindness from strangers. That’s why we’re here, after all, to help others. Carol Burnett


146. “Put your child’s likes before your selfishness.”– Anonymous


147. “In life’s journey, you will meet all sorts of characters. Always remember, never shed a tear for the heartless, corrupt or insensitive.” ~ Krystal


148. “The proud, the cold untroubled heart of stone, that never mused on sorrow, but its own.” — Thomas Campbell


149. “Without a mythology, faith is impersonal and heartless.” ― Amos Bronson Alcott


150. “It’s hard for me to characterize myself. I think I’m balanced. Some people might say I’m cold-hearted.” — Beny Steinmetz


151. “The accumulation of grief over one lifetime is more then one heart can bear.”Robert explained.”Only the heartless could withstand more.Or the very young,those too naive to truly understand loss.” ― James Rollins


152. “Don’t over-sacrifice yourself, because if you do, you’ll have nothing left to give and no one will care about you.”


153. “He lies there with no heart, but heartless is the last thing you’ll call him.” — Sonali Jain


154. Sometimes you have to be selfish to be selfless. Edward Albert


155. “When women are angry at men, they call them heartless. When men are angry at women, they call them crazy. Sometimes it doesn’t stop there.” ― Susan Cheever


156. I don’t care about what others think about me, I just care about what I think about myself


157. “My brain has no heart, and my heart has no brain. That’s why when I speak my mind I appear heartless, and when I do what’s in my heart I seem thoughtless.”


158. “It is the selfish parents who are to blame. Pay attention, be involved in your children’s lives. They are your legacy, your only hope.”


159. “There are people I love in this world and it would be wrong to keep them selfishly.”


160. “Forgive anyone who does wrong on you. Don’t you know that it is selfish to stay mad at someone for a long time?” ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


161. “Society teaches boys not to cry or show their feelings, then act surprised when some men act heartless.”


162. “I know it’s a shame that I am selfishly loving you alone, please forgive me.”


163. “It’s a cruel, heartless world out there in commercial rock ‘n’ roll, and when you take as much time off as we did, eight years, booking agents don’t know if you’ll draw.”


164. “Selfishness stops the flow of blessings to you and others.”


165. “Selfishness and greed, nationwide or individual, trigger the majority of our difficulties.”


166. “Fathers should know that sons follow their example, not advice.” – Unknown


167. Without dark clouds in our lives, we would never know the joy of sunshine. We can become callous and unteachable if we do not learn from pain.


168. “Denying a child, the joy and memories of being with the other parent is an act of “pure evil.” – Unknown


169. “I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted. I’m like a collection of paradoxes.” — Ferdinand de Saussure


170. Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.


171. “My idea of feminism is self-determination, and it’s very open-ended: every woman has the right to become herself, and do whatever she needs to do.” ~ Ani DiFranco


172. “You can be selfish by being too unselfish at times.” Marc Gasol ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


173. “We try to teach generosity and altruism because we are born selfish.”


174. “Leftists are brainless, rightists are heartless.” ― Sercan Leylek


175. “She was a beautiful woman, fresh-scrubbed and wholesome. Just like his ex-fiancee. A heartless floozy in disguise.”


176. “The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, lies in its loyalty to each other.” Mario Puzo


177. “I’ve learned the best way to prevent your heart from getting broken, is to act like you don’t have one.” ― Nishan Panwar


178. “Suppose you were the last one left? Expect you did that to yourself?”


179. “It’s better to be broken to pieces in love than to stay intact as a cold, untouched glass sculpture filled with hate.” ― Abhijit Naskar, Neden Türk: The Gospel of Secularism


180. “Being heartless is better than living with a broken heart! Mumbled a bruised soul.” — Sadiqua Fathima


181. “The injustice of defeat lies in the fact that its most innocent victims are made to look like heartless accomplices. It is impossible to see behind defeat, the sacrifices, the austere performance of duty, the self-discipline and the vigilance that are there – those things the god of battle does not take account of.” ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery


182. “Man who TOY with Woman feelings and emotions are heartless & faithless creatures. But don’t hate them. Show empathy because they are poor & forgotten souls !” ― Lily Amis


183. When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.


184. “Suppose you were the last one left? Suppose you did that to yourself?” Cormac McCarthy


185. “The drive to please others is at the root of so much suffering in the world” – Unknown


186. “Perhaps this is just punishment for those who have been heartless, to understand only when nothing can be undone.”


187. “Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.” – Oscar Wilde


188. “Anyone can have a child and call themselves “a parent”. A real parent is someone who puts that child above their own selfish needs and wants.” – Unknown ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


189. “Heartless retouching should not be the chosen tool to represent women in the beginning of this century.”


190. “So I did something I’ve never done, and put your live above my own, because no matter how hard I try to convey it, I’m not heartless. I have a heart and… and it beats for you.”


191. “Home is where the heart is, I thought now, gathering myself together in Betty’s Luncheonette. I had no heart any more, it had been broken; or not broken, it simply wasn’t there any more. It had been scooped neatly out of me like the yolk from a hard-boiled egg, leaving the rest of me bloodless and congealed and hollow. I’m heartless, I thought. Therefore I’m homeless.” ~ Margaret Atwood


192. An intelligent woman has millions of born enemies... all the stupid men.


193. “Parents forgive their children least readily for the faults they themselves instilled in them.” – Unknown


194. I am someone who has a cold heart. If I am beside a great grief I throw barriers up so the loss cannot go too deep or too far. There is a wall instantly in place, and it will not fall.


195. “To protect your heart from breaking just don’t disclose that you have one.” ― Senora Roy


196. “I don’t care if I’m selfish, after putting people first and getting frustrated for a long time, I deserve to do what makes them happy.” ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


197. I don't like fashion. It's very heartless.


198. “It’s not such a wonderful thing, to be young,” I said. “It’s heartless, and selfish.” “But, oh, so free,” Nod said sadly. “So free when you have no worries or cares.” ― Christina Henry


199. I was never one to patiently pick up fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. I’d rather remember it as the meet was at its best than mend it and see the places as I lived.


200. The proud, the cold untroubled heart of stone, that never mused on sorrow but its own.


201. “They don’t want to do anything for you, but they want you to do a lot for them.”


202. “Dealing with selfish family members can be incredibly frustrating and it can leave you feeling drained and exhausted.”


203. “To be honest, I’m selfish as an artist. I’m doing what I want to do and what I want to hear.” Tierra Whack


204. “Just because I accept you as you are does not mean that I have given up all hope of your improvement.” ~ Ashleigh Brilliant


205. A selfish core gives birth to the two most derogatory activities of the world- brainwashing and mind games.


206. “Besides, if you ever did eat some bad food, I could still find a use for you. I've always wanted a cat-drawn carriage."


207. “I made a tin man costume with tin foil and furnace parts because I thought it would help me be more heartless.”


208. “A father shouldn’t have to think of his needs first and then accommodate the child’s needs.”


209. “Everybody is the most important person worldwide to themselves.”


210. “Such lonely, lost things you find on your way. It would be easier, if you were the only one lost. But lost children always find each other, in the dark, in the cold. It is as though they are magnetized and can only attract their like. How I would like to lead you to brave, stalwart friends who would protect you and play games with dice and teach you delightful songs that have no sad endings. If you would only leave cages locked and turn away from unloved Wyverns, you could stay Heartless.” ~ Catherynne M. Valente , You are heartless quotes


211. Shame on me for always being selfish, the feeling is never returned.


212. “There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories were full of hearts broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream, whatever that dream might be.”


213. “This world is made up of selfish people, the more your concentrate on yourself, the better will be your life.”


214. “It’s simple. Mankind is a sorry excuse for living creatures. They are cruel, cold, merciless, selfish, heartless, wasteful, greedy, and destructive. But the list goes on. I can spend all night telling you what’s wrong with them, but why bother?” – Charles Lee


215. “Home is where the heart is, I thought now, gathering myself together in Betty's Luncheonette. I had no heart any more, it had been broken; or not broken, it simply wasn't there any more. It had been scooped neatly out of me like the yolk from a hard-boiled egg, leaving the rest of me bloodless and congealed and hollow.


216. “It may be true that the law cannot change the heart, but it can restrain the heartless.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.


217. “They call you heartless; but you have a heart and I love you for being ashamed to show it.” – Friedrich Nietzsche


218. “I’m not selfish I just think about myself more than others.”


219. “Intensely selfish people are always very decided as to what they wish. They do not waste their energies in considering the good of others.” Ouida ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


220. “No child is born with a really cold heart, and it is only in proportion as we lose that youthful heart that we lose the inner warmth in ourselves.” — Lin Yutang


221. “Best friends for life, husband and wife.”


222. “Selfish people are in a way terribly capable of great loves.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald


223. “I was not always heartless, but after you broke my heart I started using my heart less.”


224. “Most heartless people have a heart, they’ll just do anything to protect their heart even if it means that they have to break yours.” – Sonya Parker


225. “The cold, heartless, and/or antisocial people in the world are usually the ones with the biggest hearts.” ― Isaiah Harden


226. “Even the most innocent person, when cornered, is capable of a heartless crime.” ― Yiyun Li


227. Sometimes in life, you have to make a selfish decision and do what’s best for you. Saquon Barkley


228. “Most heartless people have a heart, they’ll just do anything to protect their heart even if it means that they have to break yours.” ― Sonya Parker


229. “I say let the world go to hell, but I should always have my tea.”


230. I say let the world go to hell, but I should always have my tea.


231. Every time I say something they find hard to hear, they chalk it up to my anger, and never to their own fear.


232. You are not responsible for making other people happy, only yourself.


233. “My brain has no heart, and my heart has no brain. That’s why when I speak my mind, I appear heartless and when I do what’s in my heart I seem thoughtless.” ~ Clarissa Pinkola Estes


234. No matter how cold this world gets, please don't lose touch of morality and allow it to turn your heart cold.


235. “The Problem is: many terrific women have made themselves overqualified for the job of wife, because many men are looking for a woman with ‘receptionist-level wife skills’, not ‘CEO-level wife skills’. Meaning: If a woman doesn’t hang on a man’s every word, is too independent, challenges his leadership, wants to create her own hours, demands emotional raises, then there won’t be as many openings for the kind of wife position she is seeking. One of the big problems with marriages in the nineties: no room for two husbands.” ~ Karen Salmansohn


236. “Lots of people are all cold and heartless. Who do you think works in a prison? Who do you think works on death row? It's a job.”


237. “What worries me the most is that most men are so weak. Because of that they act like they don’t care and like machos – because they are too fragile inside. They’re scared of confrontation and afraid of so many things.” ~ Salma Hayek


238. “How you can sit there, calmly eating muffins when we are in this horrible trouble, I can’t make out. You seem to me to be perfectly heartless.” “Well, I can’t eat muffins in an agitated manner. The butter would probably get on my cuffs. One should always eat muffins quite calmly. It is the only way to eat them.” “I say it’s perfectly heartless your eating muffins at all, under the circumstances.” ― Oscar Wilde


239. “You know I love you more when you’re cold and heartless.” — Charlaine Harris


240. “My brain has no heart, and my heart has no brain. That’s why when I speak my mind I appear heartless, and when I do what’s in my heart I seem thoughtless.” ― Anthony Bautista


241. “If a man has to ask for your trust, it's a sure sign that you should not give it. Trust should be earned inherently, without any verbal demands. Trust is knowing a man's character, knowing truth, and relying on that character and truth even when the odds seem against you.”


242. “Capitalism justified itself and was adopted as an economic principle on the express ground that it provides selfish motives for doing good, and that human beings will do nothing except for selfish motives.” – George Bernard Shaw


243. “Even the most innocent person, when cornered, is capable of a heartless crime.” – Yiyun Li


244. “Perhaps only those people who are capable of real togetherness have that look of being alone in the world.” — DH Lawrence


245. “She released her grievances like handfuls of birdseed: They are there, and they are gone.”


246. “Life without flying unconditionally, life with hindered and heartless ending.” ― Tamara Stamenkovic


247. “I’m a heartless optimist. This combination could make me lethal, but mostly it has led to a successful hermit lifestyle.” ― Sarah Noffke


248. “You claim to be heartless but you’re always doing nice things for other people? You’re just a sweetheart that’s afraid to get hurt again.” ― Sonya Parker


249. A man’s vanity is more fragile than you might think. It’s easy for us to mistake shyness for coldness, and silence for indifference.


250. “The saddest thing about love is that not only that it cannot last forever like life, but that heartbreak is soon forgotten in the mind.”


251. “Perhaps this is just punishment for those who have been heartless, to understand only when nothing can be undone.” ~ Khaled Hosseini


252. “Age after age, the strong have trampled upon the weak; the crafty and heartless have ensnared and enslaved the simple and innocent, and nowhere, in all the annals of mankind, has any god succored the oppressed” ~ Robert Green Ingersoll


253. After all, the way that we love is not perfect. We love things to such an incomprehensible depth that these things become worn in.


254. “Selfishness is the root and source of all natural and moral evils.”


255. Selfishness, not love, is the actuating motive of the gallant.


256. “Selfish people tend to only be good to themselves…


257. Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.


258. “The American people have not become heartless.”


259. “Just saying no prevents teenage pregnancy the way ‘Have a nice day’ cures chronic depression.” ~ Faye Wattleton


260. “You can be pretty selfish as tennis players, being an individual sport.” Mardy Fish


261. “Did you have parents or just some people who thought they should own somebody?”


262. A deep sense of love and belonging is an irreducible need of all people. We are biologically, cognitively, physically, and spiritually wired to love, to be loved, and to belong.


263. “There comes a time where you must become cold and separate the ones who are tearing you down.” — Travis Martin


264. “I’m not heartless. I appear so because I’m afraid of getting hurt. I’m one of those fragile hearts that once cared too much.” ― Nitya Prakash


265. “A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, with the same person.”


266. “Selfishness must always be forgiven you know because there is no hope of a cure.” Jane Austin


267. I’m only selfish when it comes to you.


268. “What are selfish people but ones who use the weakness of others for their own pleasure?”


269. “A little inhumanity does not describe you as heartless, rather, it is a way of telling others that you have a heart that can get angry.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson


270. “The problem with certainty is that sometimes it can sound cold and heartless, although it is the most compassionate and supportive answer.”


271. “An intelligent woman has millions of born enemies… all the stupid men.” ~ Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach


272. “People love to say heartless aren’t human like things. But to this day, I still wonder around the fact if they’re perhaps more human than humans find themselves.”


273. “An intellectual, heartless man never becomes an inspired man. It is always the heart that speaks in the man of love; it discovers a greater instrument than intellect can give you, the instrument of inspiration.” ~ Swami Vivekananda


274. “Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, But they are not capable of loving themselves either”- Erich Fromm


275. “They call you heartless; but you have a heart and I love you for being ashamed to show it.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche


276. “Selfish: a judgment readily passed by those who have never tested their power of sacrifice.”


277. “It's better to be broken to pieces in love than to stay intact as a cold, untouched glass sculpture filled with hate.”


278. The real evil with which we have to contend is not the physical evil of the Famine, but the moral evil of the selfish, perverse and turbulent character of the people. Charles Trevelyan


279. “There’s really no point in having children if you’re not going to be home enough to father them.”


280. “I don’t like fashion. It’s very heartless.” ~ Paul Simon


281. “Nothing resembles selfishness more closely than self-respect.” – George Sand


282. “Without a mythology, faith is impersonal and heartless.” ~ Amos Bronson Alcott


283. Did you forget? I’m a heartless wretch!


284. “Did you forget? I’m a heartless wretch!” – Davy Jones


285. “Sometimes you just need to be selfish and take care of you. If they love you, they’ll understand” – Robert Tew ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


286. “In conclusion, I invite the media to all grow a pair. And if you can’t, I will lend you mine.” ~ Amy Poehler


287. “Why is a raven like a writing desk? They are both so full of poetry, you see. Darkness and whimsy, nightmares and song.”


288. “Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


289. “Sometimes the coaches tell me to be selfish, but my game won’t let me be selfish.” – Lebron James


290. “One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.” Mother Teresa


291. “Your mate never talks to you. You live together but don’t interact. He has become cold and inconsiderate of your feelings.”


292. “We raise predators by treating children as prey.” – Stefan Molyneux


293. “Human history is the sad result of each one looking out for himself.” Julio Cortazar


294. “…and thus it will go on, so long as children are gay and innocent and heartless.” ~ James M. Barrie


295. “Selfish family members are only interested in themselves and their own happiness, which is why they’re heartless and selfish.”


296. “If you have given up your heart … you have already lost. A heartless creature is a loveless creature, and a loveless creature is a beast.” – Stephen King


297. ‘The easiest way to steal something,’ Jest murmured, ‘is for it to be given willingly.”


298. “Let’s learn to ignore selfish people just like the way we ignore ‘Terms & Conditions of any software.”


299. “Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.” Oscar Wilde


300. When you go through heartbreak, you just do the things that get you by. Eventually, you realize it’s about making the most of life.


301. “Not sure if I am emotionally strong and can handle everything, or I am a heartless sociopath.”


302. “Every time I say something they find hard to hear, they chalk it up to my anger, and never to their own fear.” ~ Ani DiFranco


303. “Most people are only concerned with their own heart, they don’t care if they break yours.”


304. “While you’re talking behind my back, feel free to bend down and kiss my ass.”


305. “Adolescence is that time when I think, it can be, it’s the cruelest place on Earth. It can really be heartless.” — Tori Amos


306. “You know I love you more when you’re cold and heartless.” ― Charlaine Harris


307. “No child is born a delinquent. They only became that way if nobody loved them when they were kids.”


308. “I only stayed because you turned the lights out.” ~ Elisabeth Bennington


309. “When women are angry at men, they call them heartless. When men are angry at women, they call them crazy.” ~ Susanna Kaysen


310. “The old Amy, the girl of the big laugh and the easy ways, literally shed herself, a pile of skin and soul on the floor, and stepped this new, brittle, bitter Amy ... a razor-wire knot daring me to unloop her, and I was not up to the job with my thick, numb, nervous fingers. Country fingers. Flyover fingers untrained in the intricate, dangerous work of 'solving Amy'. When I'd hold up the bloody stumps, she'd sigh and turn to her secret mental notebooks on which she tallied all my deficiencies, forever noting disappointments, frailties, shortcomings.”


311. The insatiable need for heartless power and ruthless control is the telltale sign of an uninitiated man - the most irresponsible, incompetent and destructive force on earth.


312. “My brain has no heart, and my heart has no brain. That’s why when I speak my mind I appear heartless, and when I do what’s in my heart I seem thoughtless.” – Anthony Bautista


313. “ Heartless retouching should not be the chosen tool to represent women in the beginning of this century.” ― Peter Lindbergh


314. “Work on being in love with the person in the mirror who has been through so much but is still standing” – Unknown ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


315. “Being heartless is so much easier.”


316. “Selfishness and greed, individual or national, cause most of our troubles.” Harry S. Truman


317. “Hearts can break. Yes, hearts can break. Sometimes I think it would be better if we died when they did, but we don’t.”


318. “She was not, herself, hugely in favour of motherhood in general. Obviously it was necessary, but it wasn’t exactly difficult. Even cats managed it. But women acted as if they’d been given a medal that entitled them to boss people around. It was as if, just because they’d got the label which said “mother,” everyone else got a tiny part of the label that said “child”.” ~ Terry Pratchett


319. “It’s better to be alone than to be with someone who is only going to bring you down.”


320. “Insecurities, betrayal, and selfishness are the things that will never make you a happy person.”


321. “They call you heartless; but you have a heart and I love you for being ashamed to show it.”


322. “Heartless selfish people will never change, so don’t waste your time trying to change them.”


323. “The most important relationship in your life is the one you have with yourself.”


324. What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man. Herbert Spencer


325. “If mothers are our first teachers, then having a narcissistic one teaches us that human closeness is terrifying, and the world is a heartless, inconsistent place.”


326. “It’s usually the selfish people who are loved the most. They do what you deny yourself, and you love them for it. You give them your heart.” – Saul Bellow


327. “If you don’t like me remember it’s mind over matter; I don’t mind and you don’t matter.”


328. “The laughter of man is more terrible than his tears, and takes more forms -hollow, heartless, mirthless, maniacal.” ~ James Thurber


329. “I have a theory of relatives, too. Don’t hire ’em.”- Jack L Warner ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


330. “A little inhumanity does not describe you as heartless, rather, it is a way of telling others that you have a heart that can get angry.” – Michael Bassey Johnson


331. “Selfish people don’t serve the Lord, they don’t serve their family, neighbors or generation…selfish people want you to serve them!”


332. “Heartless is a label that is all too often wrongly given to someone who is rational by someone who is emotional.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana


333. “The best things in life should be shared among people so that selfishness does not arise.”


334. “Dealing with selfish people can be incredibly frustrating and it can leave you feeling drained and exhausted.”


335. If you want to be a generous giver, you have to watch out for selfish takers. Adam Grant


336. “The problem with certainty is that sometimes it can sound cold and heartless, although it is the most compassionate and supportive answer.” ― Yehuda Berg


337. “Without a mythology, faith is impersonal and heartless.”


338. “She was a beautiful woman, fresh-scrubbed and wholesome. Just like his ex-fiancee. A heartless floozy in disguise.” ― Peggy Webb


339. “Being a parent shouldn’t be when it is convenient for you. It is a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year commitment.” – Unknown


340. “Selfishness and greed, individual or national, cause most of our troubles.” – Harry S. Truman


341. I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted. I’m like a collection of paradoxes.


342. “Not sure if I am emotionally strong and can handle everything or I am a heartless sociopath.”


343. “Best way to not get your heart broken is to pretend you don’t have one.” – Charlie Sheen


344. Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself. Khalil Gibran


345. “Those who are heartless, once cared too much.” – Frank Ocean


346. “Why can’t you fly now, mother?” “Because I am grown up, dearest. When people grow up they forget the way.” “Why do they forget the way?” “Because they are no longer gay and innocent and heartless. It is only the gay and innocent and heartless who can fly.” ~ James M. Barrie


347. Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, but they are not capable of loving themselves either. Erich Fromm ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


348. It is a dull sensation, your heart breaking, like the sound of a pebble dropping on the sand. Not a shattering, not a tearing apart, there is nothing shrill or grandiose about the sensation. It is merely an internal realization that something treasured you never knew you had is leaving forever.


349. “The only people you have to look out for in life are the people that don't care about anything or anyone. These are the people that end up teaching your children.”


350. “In a private, selfishness uglifies the soul; selfishness is extinction for the human types.”


351. “I’m tired of broken promises. I’m tired of my friends talking behind my back and I’m tired of selfish people.”


352. Don’t sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there’s nothing else you can give and nobody will care for you ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


353. “If you’re constantly trying to please a selfish person, you’ll never be happy.”


354. “Perhaps this is just punishment for those who have been heartless, to understand only when nothing can be undone.” ― Khaled Hosseini


355. “Your smile is one of the reasons to survive for me, so always keep smiling and let me be happy always.”


356. “Selfishness is weakness. But loving and caring for others is a position of power beyond anything we can possibly imagine.”


357. “That man who lives for self alone lives for the meanest mortal known.” – Joaquin Miller


358. “Be gentle, don’t let the people make you difficult. Be kind, don’t let the realities of life steal your sweetness and make you heartless.”


359. “The laughter of man is more terrible than his tears, and takes more forms hollow, heartless, mirthless, maniacal.”


360. “If the world is cold, make it your business to build fires.” – Horace Traubel


361. “Everything you do.. defies any dream I’ve ever dreamed. You’re so much more perfect to me than I ever knew how to wish for.”


362. “For women to succeed in politics, business, and entrepreneurial ventures they have to battle against a stereotype of being heartless and unfeminine.” ― Karla Crome


363. “It’s hard to have any type of relationship with someone like that because they’re always putting their own needs first.”


364. “The very fact we use the term ‘cold-blooded’ as a synonym for ‘heartless’ things should tell you something about the innate bias we primates hold against reptiles. Do not act or judge other species by your own social norms.”


365. It's a cruel, heartless world out there to find in commercial rock 'n' roll, and when you take as much time off as we did, eight years, booking agents don't know if you'll draw a thought.


366. “Fake friends leave when times get tough.”


367. If you are planning to live a meaningful life, to begin with, cut down selfish friends from your life.


368. “Did you forget? I’m a heartless wretch!” ― Davy Jones


369. “My love is selfish, but it is real. Do not doubt what I feel; I would kill for you.”


370. “There’s a reason it’s called ‘girls gone wild’ and not ‘women gone wild’. When girls go wild, they show their tits. When women go wild, they kill men and drown their kids in a tub.” ~ Louis C. K.


371. With fools, there is no companionship. Rather than to live with men who are selfish, vain, quarrelsome, and obstinate, let a man walk alone. Buddha ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


372. “No man is more cheated than the selfish man.”


373. Glory built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt..


374. “Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.” – Karl Marx


375. “If you are good hearted, I will never fail to donate my blood to save you and if you are heartless, I will never fail to gift your blood in crucifying you” ― P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar


376. “Putting yourself first isn’t being selfish, it’s what allows you to serve others effectively & sustainably.”


377. “I’m worried about parents who aren’t parenting.”


378. “My dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn’t teach me everything he knows.”


379. “My joys each after other, in haste are flying, / And leave me dying for her that scorns my crying. / Oh she from hence departs, my love refraining, / For whom, all heartless alas! I die complaining.” ― John Wilbye


380. “Loving yourself isn’t vanity, it’s sanity” – Katrina Mayer


381. “A wife’s power is not to prove her husband but rather to improve him.”


382. “You are not responsible for making other people happy, only yourself.”


383. “I shall have peace, as leafy trees are peaceful when rain bends down the bough; And I shall be more silent and cold hearted than you are now.” — Sara Teasdale


384. “Best way to not get your heart broken, is to pretend you don’t have one.” — Charlie Sheen


385. Some people are selfish in all of their relationships. Those people are called sociopaths. Adam Grant


386. “Hearts are breakable. And I think even when you want to heal, you’re never what you were before.”


387. “Extremely selfish people are always adamant about what they want. They don’t waste their time thinking about what’s best for others.”


388. Sympathizing and selfish people are alike, both given to tears.


389. “Generally speaking, the most miserable people I know are those who are obsessed with themselves; the happiest people I know are those who lose themselves in the service of others… By and large, I have come to see that if we complain about life, it is because we are thinking only of ourselves.” – Gordon B. Hinckley


390. “We raise predators by treating children as prey.”


391. “Life sometimes reminds us that it is sometimes heartless by giving something or someone we really need to someone who does not need or even want them or it.”


392. I used to think you had to be very selfish, but as I get older my views on life change. John Barnes


393. Most people who act heartless have a sweet heart. They just act like so to protect themselves from getting hurt again. It's a sad need to break it to you.


394. Shouldn’t you have a license for being that ugly?


395. “I’m not heartless. I’ve just learned how to use my heart less.” ― Kanye West


396. “He lies there with no heart, but heartless is the last thing you’ll call him.” ― Sonali Jain


397. “Ba’t hindi ikaw? I damn love you, Coreen. Hindi ko kaya. How many times do I have to tell you that? Namulat na lang ako na mahal kita at hindi iyon tulad sa pag ibig mo kay Noah na biglaan na lang naglalaho.”


398. “It isn’t necessary to have relatives in Kansas City in order to be unhappy”.- Groucho Marx


399. “She was cold by nature, self-love predominating over passion; rather than being virtuous, she preferred to have her pleasures all to herself.” — Emile Zola


400. “A cold heart is its own worst punishment.” — Frank McAdam


401. Selfishness is twisting others thoughts and activities to benefit your survival and existence.


402. “Be like snow: Beautiful but cold.”


403. “To be conservative at 20 is heartless and to be a liberal at 60 is plain idiocy.” ― Winston Churchill


404. “Cruel, behold my heavy ending,


405. “A man is called selfish not for pursuing his own good, but for neglecting his neighbor’s.” – Richard Whately


406. “It doesn’t matter who my father was. It matters who I remember he was.” – Anne Sexton


407. “People can be so heartless and dirty.” ― Jim Goad


408. “Hardship is meant to modify heartless of man to make feel in the flesh as soft being.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita


409. “Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.”


410. “You can’t change heartless selfish people, but you can change how you react to them.”


411. “If your parents ignored you, or if they are just not emotionally available, or if they yell a lot, that is a type of trauma.”


412. “When women are angry at men, they call them heartless. When men are angry at women, they call them crazy. Sometimes it doesn’t stop there.”


413. “When we focus on others, our world expands.” Daniel Goleman


414. “The worship of the golden calf of old has found a new and heartless image in the cult of money and the dictatorship of an economy which is faceless and lacking any truly human goal.”


415. “Remember that life is too precious to be wasted on selfish people who have no desire to help anyone but themselves.” – Anurag Prakash Ray


416. “It’s a cruel, heartless world out there in commercial rock ‘n roll, and when you take as much time off as we did, eight years, booking agents, don’t know if you’ll draw.” – Tina Weymouth


417. All my big mistakes are when I try to second-guess or please an audience. My work is always stronger when I get very selfish about it. David Bowie


418. “Never compare yourself to anyone, except the previous you” – Unknown


419. “He was not an ill-disposed young man unless to be rather cold hearted, and rather selfish, is to be ill-disposed.” — Jane Austen


420. Every quote, every book, every film seemed to suggest that ‘one day’ someone would come into my life and love me with an intensity and a passion I had never experienced before. And to their credit they were right. It all came and went so fast it really did feel as if it were just ‘one day.’


421. “Nothing burns like the cold.” – George R.R. Martin


422. “I hate when people say I’m selfish. I try to make everyone happy before I even focus on my own happiness, if anything I’m not selfish enough.”


423. “Never let anyone else control your happiness.”


424. “In life’s journey, you will meet all sorts of characters. Always remember, never shed a tear for the heartless, corrupt or insensitive.”


425. “Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.” Richard Bach


426. Selfish people often take selflessness as a weakness. But then they do not know that it equally takes nothing to be selfish. ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


427. “Its enough to indulge and be selfish, but real happiness is truly when you start returning.”


428. “I hear the birds singing. Listen. I hear them in their cage. The others-all our kind who know of her-they think of her as heartless, but she wasn’t heartless. She was only aware of things which I didn’t learn till so many decades had passed. She knew secrets that only suffering can teach…” ― Anne Rice


429. “How could you be so cold as a winter wind when it breezes yo.” — Kanye West


430. “Selfish people only think of themselves. They don’t care about the pain they cause others and they certainly don’t care about the damage they do.”


431. “I maybe heartless, but you’re naive.”


432. “I enjoyed being single and selfish and only having myself to worry about.” Montel Vontavious Porter


433. “I’ve learned the best way to prevent your heart from getting broken, is to act like you don’t have one.” — Nishan Panwar


434. “Selfish people cannot love others, but they also cannot love themselves.”


435. “Leftists are brainless, rightists are heartless.” — Sercan Leylek


436. “Selfishness is weakness. But loving and caring for others is a position of power beyond anything we can possibly imagine.” – Joel Osteen


437. If mothers are our first teachers, then having a narcissistic one teaches us that human closeness is terrifying, and the world is a heartless, inconsistent place.


438. I done what i like, i don’t care what you think?


439. “A selfish man is a thief.” – Jose Marti


440. “When things change inside you, things change around you” – Unknown


441. “The best thing you can do is simply walk away. Walk away from the heartless selfish person and walk away from the toxic relationship.”


442. “Selfishness keeps man blind through life.”


443. “The attack of the dam was a callous and inhuman act of destruction.” — The Hunger Games; Mockingjay


444. “To protect your heart from breaking, just don’t disclose that you have one.” — Senora Roy


445. Socialism is the ideal state, but it can never be achieved while man is so selfish. Annie Besant


446. “It’s a cruel, heartless world out there in commercial rock ‘n’ roll, and when you take as much time off as we did, eight years, booking agents don’t know if you’ll draw.” ~ Tina Weymouth


447. “Foolish, selfish people are always thinking of themselves and the result is always negative. Wise persons think of others, helping them as much as they can, and the result is happiness. Love and compassion are beneficial both for you and others. Through your kindness to others, your mind and heart will open to peace.” – Dalai Lama


448. You have this one life. If you keep being selfish and unkind, it’s going to come back to you. Clemantine Wamariya ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


449. “Most people who act heartless have a sweetheart. They just act heartless to protect themselves from getting hurt again.” – Sonya Parker


450. “Show me a frigid woman and, nine times out of ten, I’ll show you a little man.” ~ Julie Burchill


451. “Science is not a heartless pursuit of objective information. It is a creative human activity, its geniuses acting more as artists than as information processors.” ― Stephen Jay Gould


452. “Confidence is not, “they will like me.” Confidence is, “I’ll be fine if they don’t” –Christina Grimmie


453. I am in love with girls that are bad and naughty and badass, and a little selfish, but I like to watch from a respectful distance! Dreama Walker


454. “The experiences of the heartless are so limited. It is hate that is blind. Love may miss a flaw here and there, but hate misses beauty everywhere.” – Helen McCloy


455. “I cannot accept this country being destroyed by selfish people who only think about themselves.” Mahathir Mohamad ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


456. “Not all of our heartless plans work as we intend; nor do all of our good intentions. We are where we are, and we can rarely predict where we will go, no matter how firm our beliefs.” ~ Michelle Sagara


457. “Adolescence is that time when I think, it can be – it’s the cruelest place on Earth. It can really be heartless.”


458. “‘Being heartless is better than living with a broken heart!’ mumbled a bruised soul.” – Sadiqua Fathima


459. “Science is not a heartless pursuit of objective information. It is a creative human activity, its geniuses acting more as artists than as information processors.”


460. I say you don’t need religion, or political ideology, to understand human nature. Science reveals that human nature is greedy and selfish, altruistic and helpful. Michael Shermer


461. If believing in yourself and going after what you want in life and realising your worth is ruthless and selfish, then I’m definitely ruthless and selfish. Nicole Scherzinger ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


462. “Follow that porcupine!”


463. “Most heartless people have a heart, they’ll just do anything to protect their heart even if it means that they have to break yours.”


464. “The best thing you can do is simply walk away. Walk away from the heartless selfish parents and walk away from the toxic relationship.”


465. “Always strive to give your spouse the very best of yourself; not what’s left over after you have given your best to everyone.” ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


466. “Romney lost in part because he allowed his campaign and personality to be defined as extreme and callous.” — Justin Green


467. “He lies there with no heart, but heartless is the last thing you’ll call him.”


468. Selfishness is like a poison that can give birth to nothing but barrenness so still that it smells foul in no time.


469. “There comes a time where you must become cold and separate the ones who are tearing you down.” – Travis Martin


470. Major actions by courageous and wise men will be necessary to avoid our continuing to blunder into the space age like unenlightened and selfish idiots. Fritz Zwicky


471. “I never want anything but your heart–that gone, you have nothing more to give or get as a person.”


472. “Being generous, just helping one’s relatives and being blameless in one’s actions; this is the best good luck.”- Buddha ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


473. “Intensely selfish people are always very decided as to what they wish. They do not waste their energies in considering the good of others.” – Ouida


474. “A person can’t pick up their children and just squeeze them to which-a-way they want them to be.”


475. Cold-hearted Elinor! Oh! Worse than cold-hearted! Ashamed of being otherwise.


476. “Selfish parents are only interested in themselves and their own happiness, which is why they’re heartless and selfish.”


477. It is debatable which is causing us more harm - hot-headed ignorance or cold-hearted intellectualism.


478. “Why is a raven like a writing desk, for nothing? They are both so full of poetry in mind, you see. Darkness and whimsy, nightmares and song.”


479. “So I did something I’ve never done, and put your live above my own, because no matter how hard I try to convey it, I’m not heartless. I have a heart and… and it beats for you.” ― Emma Winters


480. “It’s not worth your time and energy to try and please heartless selfish people.”


481. Be incredibly, ruthlessly selfish with your equity. Douglas Leone


482. “Givers are their own abusers sometimes, because they give their power to abusers and selfish people without even realising it. Their focus is usually on giving, helping others, and creating a peaceful environment. Thus, in a world where there are heartless takers or abusers, givers need to be self-aware so they will not be taken advantage of”


483. “The words that we say last but a moment, yet the impact of those words knows no moment.”


484. A man’s vanity is more fragile than you might think. It’s easy for us to mistake shyness for coldness, and silence for indifference.


485. If you don’t like me remember it’s mind over matter; I don’t mind and you don’t matter.


486. “A heart once stolen can never be given back.”


487. “A marriage is sensitive, fragile and crucial. Once you mess up with how you handle it, it will shatter.”


488. “You don’t owe heartless selfish people anything, so don’t let them take advantage of you.”


489. “The experiences of the heartless are so limited. It is hate that is blind. Love may miss a flaw here and there, but hate misses beauty everywhere.” ― Helen McCloy


490. One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.


491. “I never had a speech from my father ‘this is what you must do or shouldn’t do’ but I just learned to be led by example. My father wasn’t perfect.”


492. “The heart that pumps blood to the organ and fails to pump love to the world is heartless.” ― P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar


493. “The best thing you can do is distance yourself from heartless selfish people and focus on your own happiness.”


494. “Liars; those people who hide behind the truth for no real reason but for their own selfish gain.” – Tai Nicole


495. “Better not to plant seeds of selfishness than try to eradicate them once they have grown into giant weeds.”


496. “The heart that pumps blood to the organ and fails to pump love to the world is heartless.”


497. “Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.”


498. “I made a tin man costume with tin foil and furnace parts because I thought it would help me be more heartless.” ― Marcel Dzama


499. “In life’s journey, you will meet all sorts of characters. Always remember, never shed a tear for the heartless, corrupt or insensitive.” ― Krystal


500. People who love themselves know the thin line between self-love and selfishness.


501. “No matter how cold this world gets, please don’t lose touch of morality and allow it to turn your heart cold.” – Edmond Mbiaka


502. “There’s nothing wrong with being coldhearted if you’re doing it for the right reasons.”


503. “It’s simple. Mankind is a sorry excuse for living creatures. They are cruel, cold, merciless, selfish, heartless, wasteful, greedy, and destructive. But the list goes on. I can spend all night telling you what’s wrong with them, but why bother?” ― Charles Lee


504. “Being selfish to me means that you have to look out for yourself and you don’t have to sacrifice” – Herbie Mann


505. “No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.” – Plato ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


506. “An individualist is a man who says: ‘I will not run anyone’s life – nor let anyone run mine. I will not rule or be ruled. I will not be a master nor a slave. I will not sacrifice myself to anyone – nor sacrifice anyone to myself.'” ~ Ayn Rand


507. “I jest, of course; premature ejaculation isn’t a laughing matter for anyone, except for your friends when you tell them about it on the phone the next morning. My first marriage ended because the main event was invariably over before my husband got his socks off.” ~ Julie Burchill


508. When women are angry at men, sometimes they call them heartless. When men are angry at women, sometimes they call them crazy. Sometimes it doesn't stop there.


509. “Sentimentality is the respect the cold-hearted pay to feeling.” — Mason Cooley


510. “There’s nothing worse than a man that can be everything to everybody else. Except a father to their own child.”


511. “If you live your life as if everything is about you. You will be left with just that. Just you.”


512. “Adolescence is that time when I think, it can be- it’s the cruelest place on Earth. It can really be heartless.” ― Tori Amos


513. “The experiences of the heartless are so limited. It is hate that is blind. Love may miss a flaw here and there, but hate misses beauty everywhere.” ~ Helen McCloy


514. People don’t care for you when you are alone, they just care for you when they are alone.


515. “Cruel, behold my heavy ending, / See what you wrought by your disdaining. / Causeless I die, love still attending / Your hopeless pity of my complaining. / Suffer those eyes which thus have slain me, / With speed to end their killing power, / So shall you prove how love doth pain me, / And see me die still your.” ― John Wilbye


516. “We all should rise, above the clouds of ignorance, narrowness, and selfishness.” – Booker T. Washington


517. “Nowadays, even love is selfish; there is so much selfishness that surrounds the planet we have.”


518. “It’s hard to trust somebody when the person who you completely opened up to is the person who later completely betrayed you.” ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


519. “Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.” ~ Bill Cosby , Heartless quotes life


520. “To live in a nonsensical system is to constantly try to


521. “Selfishness is not about living the way you want to live, it’s asking others to live the way you want to live.”


522. “Most people who act heartless have a sweetheart. They just act heartless to protect themselves from getting hurt again.” ― Sonya Parker


523. “They call you heartless, but you have a heart, and I love you for being ashamed to show it.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche


524. Even the most innocent person, when cornered, is capable of a heartless crime.


525. “I shut myself off to make life bearable. I’m like a damn machine sometimes. Unfeeling. Uncaring. Emotionless.” — Monica Murph


526. “Pain has taught me to be kind, caring, and compassionate. Some people should give that a try instead of being heartless.”


527. “The one who loves the least, controls the relationship.”


528. “Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen.” ~ Carl Sandburg


529. “A person with a cold heart can only show their love by being cold.” — Pure DragonWolf


530. “Selfishness comes from poverty in the heart, from the belief that love is not abundant.”


531. “I could never understand the purpose of my kind. They are cruel, heartless beings. And the way they obtain legs is even crueler still. But what can be said about a being who is heartless even though they possess one?” ― Amy Astorga


532. I got a dream that’s worth more then my reality. And pride that’s worth more then a salary.


533. “Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” George Burns


534. “People are selfish nowadays.”


535. “The moment you have to recruit people to put another person down, in order to convince someone of your value is the day you dishonor your children, your parents and your God. If someone doesn't see your worth the problem is them, not people outside your relationship.”


536. “If you are good hearted, I will never fail to donate my blood to save you and if you are heartless, I will never fail to gift your blood in crucifying you.”


537. “The sense of humor has other things to do than to make itself conspicuous in the act of laughter.” ~ Alice Meynell


538. “The real measure of selfishness is by asking a person how much he is willing to sacrifice.” ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


539. “Science is not a heartless pursuit of objective information; it is a creative human activity.” ~ Stephen Jay Gould


540. “Relationships aren’t designed for selfish individuals.”


541. “Money doesn’t change men, it merely unmasks them. If a man is naturally selfish or arrogant or greedy, the money brings that out, that’s all.” – Henry Ford


542. The world is not fair, and often fools, cowards, liars and the selfish hide in high places.


543. “The insatiable need for heartless power and ruthless control is the telltale sign of an uninitiated man – the most irresponsible, incompetent and destructive force on earth.”


544. “Selfishness creates greed and greed destroys the soul.”


545. “Think about it. What are the things that you can admit that you are selfish about?”


546. “Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.


547. “Selfish— a judgment readily passed by those who have never tested their own power of sacrifice.” George Eliot ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


548. “People misjudge it sometimes and think I’m selfish or I’m quiet or I’m rude because I don’t talk.” DeSean Jackson ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


549. “Someone who smiles too much with you can sometimes frown too much with you at your back.”- Michael Bassey Johnson


550. “Selfishness is the greatest curse of the human race.”


551. “To be all right implies an impossible phase. We hope for mostly right on the best of our days.” – Marissa Meyer (Heartless)


552. “You claim to be heartless but you’re always doing nice things for other people? You’re just a sweetheart that’s afraid to get hurt again.” – Sonya Parker


553. “Don’t operate on the heart with a hatchet.” ~ Jim Rohn


554. “Relatives are the worst friends, said the fox as the dogs took after him”- Danish Proverb


555. “A best friend is the one person that doesn't leave you worse off by their actions or yours.”


556. In my team, I don’t want selfish players. I prefer to lose a game than have selfish players. I don’t want that in my club. Never. Antonio Conte ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


557. “Most people who act heartless have a sweet heart. They just act heartless to protect themselves from getting hurt again.”


558. Bruises make for beautiful colors after all.


559. “In life’s journey, you will meet all sorts of characters. Always remember, never shed a tear for the heartless, corrupt, or insensitive.” – Krystal


560. “Selfishness is when you only remember a friend if you need something from them.”


561. “The truth is we are all caught in a great economic system which is heartless.” ~ Woodrow Wilson


562. “People can be so heartless and dirty.” – Jim Goad


563. “My parents loved us, but I wasn’t always sure they liked us.” – Tahereh Mafi


564. “It’s not your job to fix heartless selfish people, they need to do that themselves.”


565. “She informed me that in the future, I was not to throw out Starbucks customers just for being heartless bi***es.” ― Lauren Miracle


566. “Family is supposed to be our safe haven. Very often, it’s the place where we find the deepest heartache.” – Iyanla Vanzant


567. “If you’re constantly trying to please a selfish family member, you’ll never be happy.”


568. “Oh Sorry!569. “Adolescence is that time when I think, it can be- it’s the cruelest place on Earth. It can really be heartless.” ~ Tori Amos


570. “The best thing you can do is simply walk away. Walk away from the heartless selfish family member and walk away from the toxic relationship.”


571. “Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, but they are not capable of loving themselves either.” Erich Fromm ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


572. “Just when you give up and think the whole world is heartless, you turn around and face someone so wonderful that they give you a reason to Love again, at least one more time.” – Terry Mark


573. “I love you so much that nothing can matter to me – not even you…Only my love- not your answer. Not even your indifference.”


574. “Beware: when your friends or family members tell you to ‘put yourself first’, they are only setting you up to call you ‘selfish’ later.”


575. “I have been the victim of heartless malice.”


576. “The best revenge is to live a happy life.”


577. “To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level, then you have to be unselfish. Stay reachable. Stay in touch. Don’t isolate.” – Michael Jordan


578. “Perhaps it is better in this present world of ours that a revolutionary idea or invention instead of being helped and patted, be hampered and ill-treated in its adolescence – by want of means, by selfish interest, pedantry, stupidity and ignorance; that it be attacked and stifled; that it pass through bitter trials and tribulations, through the heartless strife of commercial existence. So do we get our light. So all that was great in the past was ridiculed, condemned, combated, suppressed – only to emerge all the more powerfully, all the more triumphantly from the struggle.” ~ Nikola Tesla


579. “I’m not heartless. I appear so because I’m afraid of getting hurt. I’m one of those fragile hearts that once cared too much.”


580. “An intellectual, heartless man never becomes an inspired man. It is always the heart that speaks in the man of love; it discovers a greater instrument than intellect can give you, the instrument of inspiration.” ― Swami Vivekananda


581. Selfish people suffer from a vice that makes them helpless and vicious who can be pitied but never befriended. ( Heartless Selfish Quotes )


582. “Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.


583. “I love you so much that nothing matters to me – not even you…only my love is not your answer.”


584. Love never dies a natural death. It dies because as people we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals.


585. “People, by and large, weren’t cruel, weren’t heartless; it was simple that they couldn’t believe anything could happen.” ― Elisabeth Sanxay Holding


586. “Those who are heartless, once cared too much.” ― Frank Ocean


587. “He lives down in a ribcage in the dry leaves of a heart.”


588. Heartbreak is funny to everyone but the heartbroken.


589. I believe in aliens. I think it would be way too selfish of us as mankind to believe we are the only lifeforms in the universe. Demi Lovato


590. “I shall have peace, as leafy trees are peaceful when rain bends down the bough; and I shall be more silent and cold-hearted than you are now.” – Sara Teasdale


591. “Just when you give up and think the whole world is heartless, you turn around and face someone so wonderful that they give you a reason to Love again, at least one more time.” ― Terry Mark


592. “Family is supposed to be our safe haven. Very often, it’s the place where we find the deepest heartache.” — Iyanla Vanzant


593. “I have always taught that someone will love me enough to take care of my selfishness, wrong.”


594. “Being selfish to me means that you have to look out for yourself and you don’t have to sacrifice.” – Herbie Mann


595. “The poison of selfishness destroys the world.”


596. “Best way to not get your heart broken, is to pretend you don’t have one.” ― Charlie Sheen


597. “You shouldn’t do that. Not to your child. You should carry your own burdens.”


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