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Not civic or selfless, but corrosive, destructive and illegal.The Capitol mob images shouldn’t surprise you. Open insurrection was always where we were headed.|Philip Kennicott|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
A “good” coach is selfless as a leader and puts the needs of others ahead of his own interests, while an “evil” coach is willing to actively harm others to get what he wants.
He represents the selfless service so many of our armed service members embody, and it’s one of the many reasons he’s put himself in a position to win on Election Day.
The selfless civic engagement we see this season is to be applauded, as fortifying democracy becomes the business of American business.Why America’s volunteer spirit could save the election|jakemeth|October 19, 2020|Fortune
Officer Leath will be deeply missed for how selfless and caring she was, and Mayor Joe Hogsett ordered the city’s flags to be flown at half-staff in her honor.
Yet Lohse is confident that the reader will take his actions as the fruits of selfless moral courage.
“These medical workers are amazing, such selfless people,” he says.The American Ebola Rescue Plan Hinges on One Company. Meet Phoenix.|Abby Haglage|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We celebrate military heroes and selfless individuals who sacrifice their own lives for the good of others.On Her Own Terms: Why Brittany Maynard Has Chosen to Die|Gene Robinson|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In fact, our devotion to those ideals has only been strengthened by the selfless heroism we have seen.
The letter closes with noble words of faith and hope from the hot zone where screw-ups are met each day with selfless courage.
He should have that oil of joy for his work, for his high, selfless purposes.Jane Journeys On|Ruth Comfort Mitchell
She appears as utterly selfless, as having devoted herself to the will of God as He shall manifest that will.Our Lady Saint Mary|J. G. H. Barry
Thus our aims will have been pure and selfless; each one of us here will have risked all for the sake of an unknown."Unto Caesar"|Baroness Emmuska Orczy
There is in every country a number of people who are selfless followers of liberty and who desire to see every country free.Freedom Through Disobedience|C. R. (Chittaranjan) Das
With my greater powers, poured through me for selfless ends by the God of All, I could use force and render him harmless.A Son of Perdition|Fergus Hume