The Conquest of Happiness - Bertrand Russell

This quote was added by this
The tragedy of one successful politician after another is the gradual substitution of narcissism for an interest in the community and the measures for which he stands. The man who is only interested in himself is not admirable, and is not felt to be so. Consequently the man whose sole concern with the world is that it shall admire him is not likely to achieve his object.

Train on this quote


Rate this quote:
3.5 out of 5 based on 39 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:


slowtyper237 1 year, 4 months ago
if i say please, will you admire me?
weesin 3 years, 1 month ago
Great quote

Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
bunniexo 149.67 94.4%
adilzinoune 133.46 96.6%
user586219 133.36 96.4%
keyherohero 131.95 95.2%
penguino_beano 131.72 95.4%
srm 130.26 94.7%
user871724 127.56 96.2%
meltmail 124.23 98.9%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
avattavada 78.49 93.0%
sonnet678 80.40 96.1%
cn75 88.58 96.9%
spiritowl 84.00 88.1%
franifroowho99 50.88 91.0%
melanieroseth 61.45 93.7%
moonlover 52.11 96.1%
dfreb 87.10 96.6%