Selflessness as Pure Selfishness

We are constantly reminded by various sources that it is best to give completely of ourselves to others without expectation of reward or special favor as a path of spiritual harmony or, as some may call it, salvation or redemption. Selfless giving, we are told, is something that will keep us grounded while, at the same time, in the good graces of the Infinite, God or, as Self-Revealization Acceptance defines it, the Creative Power of the Universe. This is generally considered to be a good way to be, but we should understand what it means to give totally and completely without expectation, along with the self-gratification and ramifications of such wonderfulness in ourselves.

In Self-R