Ego Quotes and Sayings
One of the great self-deceptions – and one of the great foolishnesses – is to tell yourself, Only I will know. Only you will know that you are a liar; only you will know you deal unethically with people who trust you; only you will know you have no intention of honoring your promise. Whose knowledge or judgment do you imagine is more important? It is precisely your own ego from which there is no escape.
– Nathaniel Branden
Do not allow your ego to defend your honor, for the ego seeks only to defend itself, and therefore your honor will be left defenseless and you without honor.
Goals must never be from your ego, but problems that cry for a solution.
– Robert H. Schuller
If there’s anything more important than my ego around, I want it caught and shot now.
— Douglas Adams
Egotist, n. A person of low taste, more interested in himself than in me.
– Ambrose Bierce
A simple apology could fix a friendship that shouldn’t have ended in the first place. Don’t let your ego stop you from doing what’s right.
Too much ego will kill your talent.
The moment you become arrogant, raise your voice and head. Understand that there will come someone who will cut off your head and shut you down forever.
Ego must go. How high you go, stay low.
Apologizing does not always mean that you’re wrong and the other person is right. It just means that you value your relationship more than your ego.