Ego Quotes

If love becomes too painful, then it's time to let that love go and save yourself. You have to keep this in mind because you'll be able to find another love but not another self.
“If love becomes too painful, then it's time to let that love go and save yourself. You have to keep this in mind because you'll be able to find another love but not another self.”
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
“It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.”
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
Don't forget to fall in love with yourself first.
“Don't forget to fall in love with yourself first.”
You are not your thoughts, you are the one listening to them.
“You are not your thoughts, you are the one listening to them.”
Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
“Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.”
The only way to escape the corruptible effect of praise is to go on working.
“The only way to escape the corruptible effect of praise is to go on working.”
The Ego is not who you really are. The ego is your self-image; it is your social mask; it is the role you are playing. Your social mask thrives on approval. It wants control, and it is sustained by power, because it lives in fear.
“The Ego is not who you really are. The ego is your self-image; it is your social mask; it is the role you are playing. Your social mask thrives on approval. It wants control, and it is sustained by power, because it lives in fear.”
Apologizing does not mean that you're wrong and the other person is right. It just means that you value your relationship more than your ego.
“Apologizing does not mean that you're wrong and the other person is right. It just means that you value your relationship more than your ego.”
When you drop ego, you can have great fun because you are no longer taking anything personally. You are a detached observer which has a peculiar joy of its own. Ego is a source of great tension. Egoistic people are anxious, self-defensive and uptight.
“When you drop ego, you can have great fun because you are no longer taking anything personally. You are a detached observer which has a peculiar joy of its own. Ego is a source of great tension. Egoistic people are anxious, self-defensive and uptight.”
Some people's insecurity and ego fragility cannot tolerate the slightest offense.
“Some people's insecurity and ego fragility cannot tolerate the slightest offense.”
Fixed mindset is about ego, growth mindset is about presence.
“Fixed mindset is about ego, growth mindset is about presence.”
I think the hard thing here is seeing the truth. To see the truth, you have to get your ego out of the way because your ego doesn't want to face the truth.
“I think the hard thing here is seeing the truth. To see the truth, you have to get your ego out of the way because your ego doesn't want to face the truth.”
Live life to express, not to impress.
“Live life to express, not to impress.”
Love is happy when it is able to give something. The ego is happy when it is able to take something.
“Love is happy when it is able to give something. The ego is happy when it is able to take something.”
Fail. Learn. Grow.
“Fail. Learn. Grow.”
The Ego's job is to kill everything but itself.
“The Ego's job is to kill everything but itself.”
Ego is about who's right. Truth is about what's right.
“Ego is about who's right. Truth is about what's right.”
Your ego is your self-image created by thought. It's your social mask requiring validation because it lives in fear of losing its sense of identity.
“Your ego is your self-image created by thought. It's your social mask requiring validation because it lives in fear of losing its sense of identity.”
Avoid making yourself the subject of conversation.
“Avoid making yourself the subject of conversation.”
None are so empty as those who are full of themselves.
“None are so empty as those who are full of themselves.”
Work for a cause, not for applause.
“Work for a cause, not for applause.”
Let your action be free of all traces of ego. When an action is free of ego it leaves no problems in its wake.
“Let your action be free of all traces of ego. When an action is free of ego it leaves no problems in its wake.”
Midlife is the time to let go of an overdominant ego and to contemplate the deeper significance of human existence.
“Midlife is the time to let go of an overdominant ego and to contemplate the deeper significance of human existence.”
Letting go of your ego opens the door to taking a new and creative course of action.
“Letting go of your ego opens the door to taking a new and creative course of action.”
The loudest in the room is the weakest one in the room.
“The loudest in the room is the weakest one in the room.”
Rule your mind or it will rule you.
“Rule your mind or it will rule you.”
Ego takes everything personally.
“Ego takes everything personally.”
The smaller you can make your ego, the less conditioned you can make your reactions, the less desires you can have about the outcome you want, the easier it to see the reality.
“The smaller you can make your ego, the less conditioned you can make your reactions, the less desires you can have about the outcome you want, the easier it to see the reality.”
Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called 'Ego'.
“Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called 'Ego'.”
Starve your ego. Feed your soul.
“Starve your ego. Feed your soul.”
When one is without ego, one becomes infinitely free of all personal judgements, and perceives life and the world with divine eyes and mind. Nothing is offensive to them and they remain in perfect serenity and peace always.
“When one is without ego, one becomes infinitely free of all personal judgements, and perceives life and the world with divine eyes and mind. Nothing is offensive to them and they remain in perfect serenity and peace always.”
Freedom means the power to act by soul guidance, not by the compulsions of desires and habits. Obeying the ego leads to bondage; obeying the soul brings liberation.
“Freedom means the power to act by soul guidance, not by the compulsions of desires and habits. Obeying the ego leads to bondage; obeying the soul brings liberation.”
The ego is always looking to find something. The Spirit can see what's already there.
“The ego is always looking to find something. The Spirit can see what's already there.”
When the ego dies, the soul awakes.
“When the ego dies, the soul awakes.”
The fools in life want things fast and easy ? money, success, attention.
“The fools in life want things fast and easy ? money, success, attention.”
In the battle of egos, both competitors lose.
“In the battle of egos, both competitors lose.”
The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.
“The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.”
My opponent is my teacher, my ego is my enemy.
“My opponent is my teacher, my ego is my enemy.”
The ego isn't a real thing, it's just the unexamined mind.
“The ego isn't a real thing, it's just the unexamined mind.”
Part of me suspects that I'm a loser, and the other part of me thinks I'm God Almighty.
“Part of me suspects that I'm a loser, and the other part of me thinks I'm God Almighty.”
When ego is lost, limit is lost. You become infinite, kind, beautiful.
“When ego is lost, limit is lost. You become infinite, kind, beautiful.”
For the ego to survive, it must make time ? past and future ? more important than the present moment.
“For the ego to survive, it must make time ? past and future ? more important than the present moment.”
I have never seen a greater monster or miracle than myself.
“I have never seen a greater monster or miracle than myself.”
Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.
“Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.”
The way to do really big things seems to be to start with deceptively small things.
“The way to do really big things seems to be to start with deceptively small things.”
Humility is nothing but truth, and pride is nothing but lying.
“Humility is nothing but truth, and pride is nothing but lying.”
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
“A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.”
When ego is in control it judges and punishes. But love forgives and heals.
“When ego is in control it judges and punishes. But love forgives and heals.”
What is rare is not raw talent, skill, or even confidence, but humility, diligence, and self-awareness.
“What is rare is not raw talent, skill, or even confidence, but humility, diligence, and self-awareness.”