Ego Quotes and Sayings
Happiness blooms in the presence of self-respect,and the absence of ego.
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Don’t lose hope, just lose your ego with work and patience.
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
When someone sings his own praises, he always gets the tune too high. – Mary H. Waldrip
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
With the disappearance of God the Ego moves forward to become the sole divinity.
– Dorothee Sölle
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
The nice thing about egotists is that they don’t talk about other people.
– Lucille S. Harper
Mastery passes often for egotism.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Letting go of your ego opens the door to taking a new and creative course of action.
– Suzanne Mayo Frindt
Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
– Thomas Carlyle
If egotism means a terrific interest in one’s self, egotism is absolutely essential to efficient living.
– Arnold Bennett
If a man thinks he is not conceited, he is very conceited indeed.
– C.S. Lewis
I’m tired of the egos, I’m tired of the bullshit, I’m tired of being ignored and forgotten by ‘Friends!’
When you enter the House of God, you leave your ego at the door and embrace purity as if your life depended on it.
– Sufian Chaudhary
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
I feel so trapped, by my ego.
– T. Scott McLeod
Some little pieces of sand are so full of ego that they see themselves as a giant rock! But then the wind blows, the big ego flies in the air!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Whenever ego suffers from fear of death & your practice turns to seeing impermanence, ego settles down.
– Tsoknyi Rinpoche
Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it.
– Colin Powell
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
Ego is recessive in wisdom.
– Toba Beta
Great people have great egos; maybe that’s what makes them great.
– Paul Arden