Ego Quotes and Sayings
Don’t lose hope, just lose your ego with work and patience.
In all that surrounds him the egotist sees only the frame of his own portrait.
There are two kinds of egotists: Those who admit it, and the rest of us.
~Laurence J. Peter
Don’t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.
– Wilson Mizner
Egotism is the art of seeing in yourself what others cannot see.
– George V. Higgins
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods.
– Edmund Burke
If we are to grow in love, the prisons of our egoism must be unlocked. This implies suffering, constant effort and repeated choices.
– Jean Vanier
Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it.
– Colin Powell
Whenever ego suffers from fear of death & your practice turns to seeing impermanence, ego settles down.
– Tsoknyi Rinpoche
If egotism means a terrific interest in one’s self, egotism is absolutely essential to efficient living.
– Arnold Bennett
I feel so trapped, by my ego.
– T. Scott McLeod
When someone sings his own praises, he always gets the tune too high. ~ Mary H. Waldrip
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
– Paulo Coelho
If a man thinks he is not conceited, he is very conceited indeed.
– C.S. Lewis
Ego is the only requirement to destroy any relationship…
so be the bigger person skip the ‘E’ and let it ‘GO’ :-)
Share this with your beloved ones…
Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
– Thomas Carlyle
I’m tired of the egos, I’m tired of the bullshit, I’m tired of being ignored and forgotten by ‘Friends!’
The ego is the false self- born out of fear and defensiveness.
– John O’Donohue
The proud man can learn humility, but he will be proud of it.
– Mignon McLaughlin
You never really learn much from hearing yourself speak.
– George Clooney
It’s so egotistical to believe that we know more about someone else’s reality than they do, and such a waste of time.
– Shreve Stockton
Happiness blooms in the presence of self-respect,and the absence of ego.
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Letting go of your ego opens the door to taking a new and creative course of action.
– Suzanne Mayo Frindt
Great people have great egos; maybe that’s what makes them great.
– Paul Arden
Enlightenment is ego’s ultimate disappointment.
– Chogyam Trungpa