- individual liberty,
- individual medley,
- individual psychology,
- individual retirement account,
Origin of individualism
Examples from the Web for individualism
By sticking to the variation you hold by, there is individualism.The Rise and Fall…and Rise Again of the Old-Fashioned|Allison McNearney|June 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ross Douthat offers a clue when he calls ours the “Age of Individualism.”
The Cossacks stood for freedom and individualism, and central Russia would do anything to keep them from spreading their ideals.
Historically, the Cossack way of living was one of disorder and adaption, of individualism and egalitarianism.
Instead, each American should spend his days cultivating his individualism, his selfhood.
It is the principle of individualism, competition, each one for himself and against all the rest.Socialism|John Stuart Mill
The striving to rise above all individualism was another ideal which a later period revived.The Evolution of Love|Emil Lucka
He is individualism incarnate; in him the spirit of locality and division is carried to the utmost.Society, Manners and Politics in the United States|Michael Chevalier
Japan thus lacked the indispensable key to further progress, the principle of individualism.Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic|Sidney L. Gulick
This individualism accounts for the many sects found among the Dutch Reformed.Dutch Life in Town and Country|P. M. Hough
A majority can never replace the individual. ... Just as a hundred fools do not make one wise man, a heroic decision is not likely to come from a hundred cowards. [Adolf Hitler, "Mein Kampf," 1933]
A view that stresses the importance and worth of each person. In economics, it is the doctrine that individuals best serve the public interest by pursuing their own self-interest. For example, the businessman who expands his company to increase his profits also creates jobs for many people and thereby serves the public interest. (See laissez-faire.)