the poem as
an MP3 file.
1. The last vestige of egotism is
the desire to sacrifice oneself for others.
2. The reward for self-sacrifice is self-adulation.
3. The desire to "make a difference" is a desire for
personal significance, the cause of much evil, error, and
4. True selflessness requires one to relinquish the desire for
5. The motivations for action ought always to be joy and