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  • “The ultimate aim of the ego is not to see something, but to be something.” ~ Muhammad Iqbal
  • “Don’t let your ego get too close to your position, so that if your position gets shot down, your ego doesn’t go with it.” ~ Colin Powell
  • “Ego is one of the biggest weapons that is used to take us down. It’s self-destructive. It’s a problem on all levels – even regular people can have big ego problems.” ~ Yehuda Berg
  • “The ego is nothing other than the focus of conscious attention.” ~ Alan Watts
  • “Ego is the immediate dictate of human consciousness.” ~ Max Planck
  • “The ego is not master in its own house.” ~ Sigmund Freud
  • “Ego is a social fiction for which one person at a time gets all the blame.” ~ Robert Anton Wilson
  • “To me the ego is the habitual and compulsive thought processes that go through everybody’s mind continuously. External things like possessions or memories or failures or successes or achievements. Your personal history.” ~ Eckhart Tolle
  • “Ego is the great enemy. Ego will hold you back every single time.” ~ Nikki Sixx
  • “When you’re older and wiser a lot of the ego has gone out of the window.” ~ Billy Ocean
  • “The ego is as little absolutely permanent as are bodies.” ~ Ernst Mach
  • “People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.” ~ Isaac Asimov
  • “The greatest conflicts are not between two people but between one person and himself.” ~ Garth Brooks
  • “Every man who is high up likes to think that he has done it all himself, and the wife smiles and lets it go at that.” ~ J. M. Barrie
  • “Big egos are big shields for lots of empty space.” ~ Diana Black
  • “Our own self-love draws a thick veil between us and our faults.” ~ Lord Chesterfield
  • “Letting go of your ego opens the door to taking a new and creative course of action.” ~ Suzanne Mayo Frindt
  • “The nice thing about egotists is that they don’t talk about other people.” ~ Lucille S. Harper
  • “It’s hard to be humble when you are as great as I am.” ~ Muhammad Ali
  • “The last time I saw him he was walking down lover’s lane holding his own hand.” ~ Fred Allen
  • “Well-ordered self-love is right and natural.” ~ St. Thomas Aquinas
  • “Ego expands to fill the space not filled with knowledge.” ~ Jeffrey Armstrong
  • “When ego is lost, limit is lost. You become infinite, kind, beautiful.” ~ Yogi Bhajan
  • “It is hard to resist a flatterer who gets it right.” ~ Robert Brault
  • “You are the sky. Everything else – it’s just the weather.” ~ Pema Chodron
  • “The Ego is an exquisite instrument. Enjoy it, use it-just don’t get lost in it.” ~ Ram Dass
  • “Self-worth comes from one thing – thinking that you are worthy.” ~ Dr. Wayne Dyer
  • “I’m willing to admit that I may not always be right, but I am never wrong.” ~ Samuel Goldwyn
  • “I live for myself and I answer to nobody.” ~ Steve Mcqueen
  • “Self-love seems so often unrequited.” ~ Anthony Powell

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