#85 Kindness – ‘Altruism Does Not Exist’

Mindfump.

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Now, the saying goes*, that there’s no such thing as a selfless deed. There’s no such thing as altruism. You just can’t do it, because you will always get some benefit from doing something nice. It might be monetary, a feeling of self worth, a promotion or even praise. Now whether you agree with this or not, does not matter. That is because I’m going to prove it does not exist by heaping loads of praise on myself for the rest of the post.

Today I did something nice, and it is not the first time in my life. It could even be the 4th time. I even remember just a few months ago when I passed a car spinning its wheels on ice at a junction, I went over and saved the day by slipping over and then watched…

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