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 for oneself
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Oneself \One`self"\ (w[u^]n`s[e^]lf"), pron.
     A reflexive form of the indefinite pronoun one. Commonly
     written as two words, one's self.
     [1913 Webster]
           One's self (or more properly oneself), is quite a
           modern form. In Elizabethan English we find a man's
           self = one's self.                       --Morris.
     [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  34 Moby Thesaurus words for "oneself":
     I, I myself, alter, alter ego, alterum, better self, ego,
     ethical self, he, her, herself, him, himself, inner man,
     inner self, it, me, my humble self, myself, number one, other self,
     ourselves, self, she, subconscious self, subliminal self, superego,
     them, themselves, they, you, yours truly, yourself, yourselves

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