140 Total Quotes

Ego Quotes

Oscar Wilde
I have nothing to declare except my genius.
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Oscar Wilde
The only thing that ever consoles man for the stupid things he does is the praise he always gives himself for doing them.
Oscar Wilde Permalink
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If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
Barbara de Angelis Permalink
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Confronted by outstanding merit, there is no way of saving one's ego except by love
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Permalink
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It was kinda tough on the ego going from one place and then out of another lineup and then not knowing how you fit. But hey, I can't complain about the situation. Any day in the NHL is a good day.
Chris Kunitz Permalink
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There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who walk into a room and say, "There you are" and those who say, "Here I am"
Abigail Buren Permalink
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I think one of the interesting things about poker is that once you let your ego in, you're done for.
Al Alvarez Permalink
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He was telling us that it's an ego thing. That's a lot of money to spend to play.
Tim Nelson Permalink
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Anatole France
A writer is rarely so well inspired as when he talks about himself
Anatole France Permalink
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There's obviously an ego here that needs to be satisfied.
Alfred Huger Permalink
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The time has come, Mr. President, where NATO needs to get off its high horse, restrain its ego and instead of trying to save face over a major foreign policy blunder, start thinking about saving lives. It is time to stop the bombing and put everyone's effort into finding a diplomatic solution that will quickly result in removal of ... Serbian troops in Kosovo.
George Voinovich Permalink
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[The friendship: With a high school friend,] my alter ego, ... always daring to do what I was too inhibited to do, which is why I enjoyed her company.
Amy Wilson Permalink
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I think she was really hurt that she lost to me. Her ego was hurt and she really wanted to give a point to her team. That's why she found extra motivation.
Anastasia Myskina Permalink
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called 'Ego'.
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Granth Sahib
When the Divine Light dawns, ego and selfishness are dispelled.
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Sigmund Freud
Where id was, there shall ego be.
Sigmund Freud Permalink
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I like the moment when I break a man's ego.
Bobby Fischer Permalink
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It is the nature of the ego to take, and the nature of the spirit to share.
Proverb Permalink
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Deepak Chopra
If you want to reach a state of bliss, then go beyond your ego and the internal dialogue. Make a decision to relinquish the need to control, the need to be approved, and the need to judge. Those are the three things the ego is doing all the time. It's very important to be aware of them every time they come up.
Deepak Chopra Permalink
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Sigmund Freud
The ego is not master in its own house.
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Sigmund Freud
Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.
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Sigmund Freud
Analysis does not set out to make pathological reactions impossible, but to give the patient's ego freedom to decide one way or another.
Sigmund Freud Permalink
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The Ego is partly free. partly determined, and reaches fuller freedom by approaching the Individual who is most free: God.
Muhammad Iqbal Permalink
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Sathya Baba
Give up all bad qualities in you, banish the ego and develop the spirit of surrender. You will then experience Bliss.
Sathya Baba Permalink
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If due to ego you think: I shall not fight; this resolve of yours is vain. Your own nature will compel you.
Bhagavad Gita Permalink
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The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a man will admit, that his mind ages.
Will Durant Permalink
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Sathya Baba
Snakes hiss; pigs grunt; and bills moo! They are asserting their ego, intent on keeping others away. Of the traits of ego, pride is the most poisonous. But, the pride of the scholar and the vanity of Pundits are so thick, that it is impossible for them to get rid of these.
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Sathya Baba
The Sun has no ego-sense or a sense of possession and property, and no will or want or wish.
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Ego is the biggest enemy of humans.
Rig Veda Permalink
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Sathya Baba
The minimum qualifications for Grace are surrender of ego.
Sathya Baba Permalink
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