Origin of self-serving
Examples from the Web for self-serving
Lovell does an excellent job deconstructing this self-serving myth.
The result is not only vindication, but also the self-serving sense that only you can save the republic.A Brief History of Wingnuts in America; From George Washington to Woodstock|John Avlon|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Plenty of listeners will point to Paula as proof that Robin Thicke is a narcissistic, self-serving jerk.Robin Thicke’s ‘Paula’ Is What You Shouldn’t Do When You Get Dumped|Andrew Romano|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Catty, petty, and self-serving,” is how one of those way-right-of-center folk described Geithner to me.Ex-Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner Relives College Glory Days|Olivia Nuzzi|May 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is, inevitably, a lot of self-serving humbug and a lot of tedious pap.
The hopes of the Republic cannot forever tolerate either undeserved poverty or self-serving wealth.
This I felt was certainly, in his opinion, a self-serving statement.Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
It was apparent that he had made a self-serving statement to Agent Quigley.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
They often publish other people's self-serving communiqués without altering a word.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
Through regulation, politics inserts itself as a self-serving factor in market transactions.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin