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"If the ego is inflated it must be gradually deflated." - Alexander Lowen

"I don't read reviews. I refuse to have my ego inflated or deflated by someone I don't know." - Suzanlori Parks

"The bully on the block who beats up somebody doesn't become more powerful. All they do is walk around inside their own mind with an inflated ego." - Frederick Lenz

"I think my biggest problem was, as a celebrity on a TV show, you get an inflated ego and you think you're the center of the universe." - Kirk Cameron

"Do you laugh in the right places? Then, you"ll get along, in fair weather or foul. Humor is nothing less than a sense of the fitness of things. Something that's out of proportion, like an inflated ego, should strike you funny, particularly if it's your own inflated ego. Otherwise you are pathetic and quite hopeless." - Carole Lombard

"Do you laugh in the right places? Then, you'll get along, in fair weather or foul. Humor is nothing less than a sense of the fitness of things. Something that's out of proportion, like an inflated ego, should strike you funny, particularly if it's your own inflated ego. Otherwise you are pathetic and quite hopeless." - Carole Lombard

"Solitude is unquenched ego." - Kedar Joshi

"Ego is good." - Thomas Leonard

"My ego is sated." - George Michael

"Inflated descriptions by the pen or exaggerated illustrations by the pencil." - Grace Darling

"Cats have no sense of humor, they have terribly inflated egos, and they are very touchy." - Robert A Heinlein

"People who take more than their share usually feel an inflated sense of entitlement." - Jeanne Phillips

"Ego is my career. Rap music is all ego." - Earl Sweatshirt

"Ego loves identity. Drag mocks identity. Ego hates drag" - RuPaul

"Awareness and ego cannot coexist." - Eckhart Tolle

"Making love with his ego." - David Bowie

"Show me success without ego!" - Ivana Trump

"Never fight fire from ego." - Anonymous

"Clearly I've got an ego." - Thomas Heatherwick

"This new meta-system is very much in favor of the self, but a self that is based on a proper sense of dignity, not on an inflated ego. A person who dare not admit he is wrong inflates his ego but weakens his self." - Edward De Bono

"Ego & Hype have no place in business." - Keshia Chante

"Confidence is essential, but ego is not." - Sam Mendes

"Seriousness is a disease of the ego" - Stuart Wilde

"Every need got an ego to feed." - Bob Marley

"Ego-centeredness is not individuality at all." - David Bohm

"Never underestimate the ego of a politician." - Dan Brown

"When the ego dies, the soul awakes." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Infinity: Time on an ego trip." - Jane Wagner

"Ego simply means, Edging God Out." - Saint Francis De Sales

"Where id is, there shall ego be." - Sigmund Freud

"I love playing ego and insecurity combined." - Jim Carrey

"Where id was, there ego shall be." - Sigmund Freud

"Nations have their ego, just like individuals." - James Joyce

"I can't live off the ego." - Steven Tyler

"You don't want to vilify your ego." - Jeff Bridges

"I own and operate a ferocious ego." - Bill Moyers

"What happens when we begin to praise our own abilities? And this is not focusing on an inflated ego, but on appreciation and praise. What happens when we begin sincerely to give thanks for our wonderful minds and our strong and healthy bodies? It's not at all difficult to believe that our own senses of confidence and self-worth are actually activated and strengthened." - John Templeton

"Meditation is not growth of the ego, it is death of the ego." - Rajneesh

"The personal ego must be suppressed and replaced with the 'universal ego.'" - Walter Russell

"Knowledge and ego are directly related. the less knowledge, the greater the ego" - Albert Einstein

"The biggest ego trip going is getting rid of your ego" - Alan Watts

"Whenever ego suffers from fear of death & your practice turns to seeing impermanence, ego settles down." - Tsoknyi Rinpoche

"Remember, frustration is out of expectation, and ego is always expecting. The ego is a beggar." - Rajneesh

"Pain and happiness are simply conditions of the ego. Forget the ego." - Laozi

"More the knowledge lesser the Ego, lesser the knowledge, more the Ego." - Albert Einstein

"The ego is terrified of the truth. And the truth is that the ego doesn't exist." - Byron Katie

"Nobody who's really using his ego, his real ego, has any time for any goddam hobbies" - J D Salinger

"Isn't the origin of conflict ego? If there is no ego there is no becoming." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"I've got a big ego, I admit it; I'm ego-driven." - Eli Broad

"Remember: ego can create misery, ego can create anguish, ego can create hate, ego can create jealousy. Ego can never become a vehicle for the divine, it can never become the passage for the beyond." - Rajneesh

"Above all, know that ego isn't personal. It isn't who you are. If you consider the ego to be your personal problem, that's just more ego." - Eckhart Tolle

"The stench of the trail of Ego in our History. It is ego - ego, the fountain cry, origin, sole source of war." - George Meredith

"Do not kill your ego and do not let your ego to kill you. Control your ego and rule over it." - Elia M. Ramollah

"The stench of the trail of Ego in our History. It is ego - ego, the fountain cry, origin, sole source of war." - George Meredith

"Part of ego is displaying the ego. I've got ego, and I think I'm really good. But maybe I fall down in trying to sell it to people." - Edward Ruscha

"Humility is born of the spirit, humiliation of the ego." - Alan Cohen

"All troubles come to an end when the ego dies" - Ramakrishna

"The ego can exist only with goals, ambitions, desires." - Rajneesh

"If you don't have an ego, you're a wino." - Conrad Dobler

"Most people are ego-sensitive, not life-sensitive." - Jaggi Vasudev

"Such an ego simply forbade certain lines of thought." - Stephen King

"Do the work that feeds your soul, not your ego." - Jessica Walsh

"Do things the ego does not like to do." - Stuart Wilde

"Don't be a hero. Don't have an ego." - Paul Tudor Jones

"When all else fails, go for the ego." - Val McDermid

"I have an ego the size of a small planet" - Linus Torvalds

"My opponent is my teacher, my ego is my enemy." - Renzo Gracie

"Ego is the greatest killer of one's potential" - Rick Pitino

"Your ego-depletion seems problematically difficult to assuage." - Orson Scott Card

"Love liberates. It doesn't just hold, that's ego. Love liberates." - Maya Angelou

"A man's ego is the fountainhead of human progress." - Ayn Rand

"The equation for ego is: One over Knowledge." - Albert Einstein

"Ego: The only thing that can keep growing without nourishment." - Evan Esar

"Ego is a ghost who is terrified of dying" - Mooji

"A transference neurosis corresponds to a conflict between ego and id, a narcissistic neurosis corresponds to that between between ego and super-ego, and a psychosis to that between ego and outer world." - Sigmund Freud

"Put your ego aside and play as a team." - Sonny Bono

"Range is of the ego, form is of the soul." - Alan Finger

"Love is transcending the ego to connect with another," - Joan Konner

"Nothing ages as poorly as a beautiful woman's ego," - Paulina Porizkova

"My ego only needs a good rhythm section" - Miles Davis

"Infinity is just time on an ego trip." - Lily Tomlin

"Wear your ego like a loose fitting garment." - Gautama Buddha

"False humility is thinly veiled ego disguised as self confidence." - Dov Davidoff

"Jesus Christ went to the cross to magnify his ego." - Robert H Schuller

"The smaller the mind, the greater the ego." - Tom Clancy

"You know what ego stands for: Edging Out God!" - S Truett Cathy

"Creative people are 50% ego and 50% insecurity." - Lee Clow

"Donald Trump just needs the ego fed all the time." - David Brooks

"Just a little detachment from the ego is needed." - Rajneesh

"I have an ego the size of a small planet." - Linus Torvalds

"I don't really have an ego. I'm not that bothered." - Bjork

"The ego is our self-love turned into self-hatred." - Marianne Williamson

"Writer's block is only a failure of the ego." - Norman Mailer

"Writer's block is only a failure of the ego." - Norman Mailer

"The ego does not want to be wrong, ever." - Iyanla Vanzant

"I'm very accessible. I don't get into this ego thing." - Scott Hamilton

"The ego is as little absolutely permanent as are bodies." - Ernst Mach

"Art has more ego to it than what I do." - Eva Zeisel

"People confuse ego, lust, insecurity with true love." - Simon Cowell

"Drugs, alcohol and ego. They are a bad mix." - Don Dokken

"I like the moment when I break a man's ego." - Bobby Fischer

"I don't feel I have an alter ego." - Dita Von Teese

"We have to change from 'ego-architecture' to 'eco-architecture.'" - Jaime Lerner

"My performances have finally caught up with my ego." - Ato Boldon

"The conscious ego cannot tell the unconscious what to do?" - Milton H. Erickson

"Ego is the immediate dictate of human consciousness." - Max Planck

"There's no ego when you're a ukulele player." - Jake Shimabukuro

"Ego gets you inches but it doesn't get you impact." - Cameron Sinclair

"I fed my ego, but not my soul." - Yakov Smirnoff

"There's certainly the ego-based me that is very competitive." - Chris Pine

"Usually, autobiography is such an indulgence of the ego." - Tom Robbins

"The ego is there, but I'm learning to channel it." - Ridley Scott

"I'm in the acting business. That's the ego business." - Betty White

"The ego is not master in its own house." - Sigmund Freud

"The illusion of selfhood, ego, a separate identity is false." - Frederick Lenz

"What is there when the ego is gone? Eternity, love." - Frederick Lenz

"Meditation is humility - the absence of thought, doubt, and ego." - Frederick Lenz

"You need a big ego to be an artist." - Damien Hirst

"You need ego but mine is not blinding." - Christian Lacroix

"There's ego in all of us rugby players." - Brian Odriscoll

"You can't have ego and gratitude at the same time." - Deepak Chopra

"The ego wants quantity but the soul wants quality." - Unknown

"The whole bloody system is sick: the very notion of leadership, a balloon with a face painted upon it, elected and inflated by media's diabolic need to reduce ideas to personalities." - Kate Millett

"I am invariably and have been since adolescence inimical to the Republican mind which shows at the most inflated size the bad qualities of the bourgeoisie rather than the good qualities of the middle class which the Democrats call forth." - Janet Flanner

"How can one be pleasing to God when one is inflated with pride and self-love under the pretense of striving for Gods glory, while in fact one is seeking ones own glory?" - Mary Faustina Kowalska

"I know what it's like to have an inflated libido." - Daniel Cudmore

"I have no inflated ideas about success anyway." - Trevor Dunn

"In order for Obamacare's cost structure to work, millions of Americans must sign up to pay inflated prices; that would help pay for the subsidies to cover insurance company costs on those with pre-existing conditions." - Ben Shapiro

"Remove the Ego and Avidya (Ignorance) is gone. Look for it, the ego vanishes and the real Self alone remains." - Ramana Maharshi

"I - Want - Peace, I is ego, Want is desire; Remove ego and desire and you have peace." - Sathya Sai Baba

"There's a world of difference between a strong ego, which is essential, and a large ego-which can be destructive." - Lee Iacocca

"When we have passed beyond individualising, then we shall be real Persons. Ego was the helper; Ego is the bar." - Sri Aurobindo

"Avoid having your ego so close to your position that, when your position fails, your ego goes with it." - Colin Powell

"The saint is a man who disciplines his ego. The sage is a man who rids himself of his ego." - Wei Wu Wei

"Avoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it." - Colin Powell

"Ego is a social institution with no physical reality. The ego is simply your symbol of yourself." - Shunryu Suzuki

"Never let your ego get so close to your position that when your position goes, your ego goes with it." - Colin Powell

"It's not about ego. Really. If it was ego, I'd be telling you about my awesome... oh, never mind." - Bruce Perens

"Reality is simply the loss of ego. Destroy the ego by seeking its identity. Because the ego is no entity it will automatically vanish and reality will shine forth by itself." - Ramana Maharshi

"I'm just sick of ego, ego, ego. My own and everybody else"s. I'm sick of everybody that wants to get somewhere, do something distinguished and all, be somebody interesting. It's disgusting." - J D Salinger

"Non-reaction to the ego in others is one of the most effective ways not only of going beyond ego in yourself but also of dissolving the collective human ego." - Eckhart Tolle

"The reason that ego and love are not compatible comes down to this: you cannot take your ego into the unknown, where love wants to lead. If you follow love, your life will become uncertain, and the ego craves certainty." - Deepak Chopra

"Ego is something that everybody, creative especially, has to grapple with. You need enough ego to keep going but not so much ego that you're deaf or blind, that you're making a mistake and can't fix the course." - Steven Soderbergh

"I'm just sick of ego, ego, ego. My own and everybody else's. I'm sick of everybody that wants to get somewhere, do something distinguished and all, be somebody interesting. It's disgusting." - J D Salinger

"Ego is neither positive nor negative. Those are simply concepts that create more boundaries. Ego is just ego, and the disaster of it all is that you, as a spiritual seeker, have been conditioned to think of the ego as bad, as an enemy, as something to be destroyed. This simply strengthens the ego. In fact, such conclusions arise from the ego itself. Pay no attention to them. Don't go to war with yourself; simply inquire into who you are." - Adyashanti

"The ego isn't wrong; it's just unconscious. When you observe the ego in yourself, you are beginning to go beyond it. Don't take the ego too seriously. When you detect egoic behavior in yourself, smile. At times you may even laugh. How could humanity have been taken in by this for so long? Above all, know that the ego isn't personal. It isn't who you are. If you consider the ego to be your personal problem, that's just more ego." - Eckhart Tolle

"The ego does not, cannot live in the present, because the present is real and the ego is false - they never meet." - Rajneesh

"Your ego is just an idea implanted in your mind. It is poisonous. Your ego keeps driving you madder and madder." - Rajneesh

"One of my biggest Achilles' heels has been my ego. And if I, Kanye West, the very person, can remove my ego, I think there's hope for everyone." - Kanye West

"Do you ever lose the ego?" Westford asks me. "Yeah." When his daughter kisses me, my ego flies out the window." - Simone Elkeles



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