Ayn, Atlas Shrugged, 1957, Random House. In The Moral of the Story. Also the actions, words and thoughts of such people are obsessed with their welfare.
An egoist does not surrender meekly. Norton, David, Personal Destinies: A Philosophy of Ethical Individualism, 1976, Princeton University Press. The word egoism is used in the sense of selfishness. Egotism the Articles Of War is all about insensitivity, whereas egoism is all about selfishness. The philosophy of the egoist sounds in one word - "Give".