Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old ego quotes, ego sayings, and ego proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

List Of Motivational Ego Quotes And Sayings

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


Best Inspirational Ego Quotes And Proverbs

 

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 


Famous Humorous Ego Quotes And Proverbs

 

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