On the subject of Good and Evil, we know that two extremes exist, an
absolute good and an absolute evil, with a whole range of combinations
in-between the two. Likewise, in terms of Selflessness and Selfishness,
we understand that two extremes exist, with an entire chain of
In addition, we see that absolute selfishness is very gross, very
lowly. Someone who thinks only about himself, never considering anyone
else's needs, is an inferior person -- definitely someone we need to
Accordingly, Selflessness must be the highest of attributes, something
lofty, powerful -- a quality we attribute to the Creator of all.
Surely, we too then, should add it to our shopping list of personal achievement?