Ego Quotes and Sayings
Our own self-love draws a thick veil between us and our faults.
– Lord Chesterfield
In all that surrounds him the egotist sees only the frame of his own portrait.
Wash out your ego every once in a while, as cleanliness is next to godliness not just in body but in humility as well.
– Terri Guillemets
The proud man can learn humility, but he will be proud of it.
– Mignon McLaughlin
There are two kinds of egotists: Those who admit it, and the rest of us.
-Laurence J. Peter
Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it.
– Colin Powell
You never really learn much from hearing yourself speak.
– George Clooney
Egotism is the art of seeing in yourself what others cannot see.
– George V. Higgins
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
With the disappearance of God the Ego moves forward to become the sole divinity.
– Dorothee Sölle
Letting go of your ego opens the door to taking a new and creative course of action.
– Suzanne Mayo Frindt
If egotism means a terrific interest in one’s self, egotism is absolutely essential to efficient living.
– Arnold Bennett
The ego is the false self- born out of fear and defensiveness.
– John O’Donohue