Solipsism vs Egoism - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between solipsism and egoism
is that solipsism
is (philosophy) the theory that the self is all that exists or that can be proven to exist while egoism
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(philosophy) The theory that the self is all that exists or that can be proven to exist.
Self-absorption, an unawareness of the views or needs of others; self-centeredness; egoism
, date=August 21
, author=Jason Heller
, title=The Darkness: Hot Cakes
, work=The Onion AV Club
, passage=Self-mythology has always been part of The Darkness’ shtick, but here Hawkins and crew forget to back it up with music catchy enough to transcend the solipsism
* (rfdate) (Bing West)
- The solipsism that too frequently infects high commands has no place on a battlefield.
The tendency to think selfishly with exclusive self-interest in mind.
(ethics) The belief that moral behavior should be directed toward one's self-interest only.
(nonstandard, by confusion of the similar words) egotism
* (tendency to think of self) selfishness
* (tendency to think of self) altruism
* misanthropy (hatred of human race)