Ode to egoism — Culturico

Far too often we mistake weakness for valor and meekness for wisdom.

Here’s an excellent article that explores how this might have come about in our culture.

This brief essay aims to provide some sociological, psychological and philosophical insights on why altruism is overrated, and on why egoism should be rediscovered as the main source of individual self-fulfilment and self-expression. While altruism is widely considered to be a virtue, egoism is generally pictured as a vice: can this paradigm be overturned?…

via Ode to egoism — Culturico

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