1. Glen
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    I saw a clip of Ayn Rand the other day that echoed some of what you said in this post. It struck a chord with me, because I did customer service for most of my professional life and making other people was and has been a big part of my character for a long time. What I’ve discovered is that while I do derive some gratification and pleasure from helping others, I am often left unfulfilled and not as successful as I want to be while also being disappointed with how little people tend to give back.

    Anyway, I’m sorry to hear about your friend. Perhaps the clip will help to codify the right way to be selfish. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CoAKer8lfds

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