Charity, charity in its good old sense: open hearts and kind deeds, with less thought of self-pleasing.
He is nearer us when we seek for Him and cannot find Him, than when we forget Him in laughter and self-pleasing.
But the feet must be kept for these; they will be too tired for them if they are tired out for self-pleasing.
Lives to uphold to the view of our self-pleasing generation!
He had an ill-word for every-one and was an evil-tongued, foul-mouthed, self-pleasing and dull-witted mannikin.
Reginald is a spoiled character, by reason of self-pleasing.
In reality they are merely shifting their method of self-pleasing.
Men do not will and will not, to know the moral impediments that lie in the way of self-seeking and self-pleasing.
What a sink of corruption is this heart, and yet I can go on from day to day in self-seeking and self-pleasing!
Thus man here deifies satisfaction in self-pleasing, in caprice and groundless arbitrariness.