With youth: Be really selfish

Acharya Prashant
3 min readDec 6, 2022

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Question (Q): Is it alright to be selfish?

Acharya Prashant (AP): Clearly understand this. What do you call as ‘I’? What do you call as the ‘self’?

‘Selfish’. The word ‘self’ is important. What you call as the ‘self’ and what you call as the ‘I’ are two very distinct entities…