I love playing ego and insecurity combined.
Because when you have millions of people with this kind of need for gratification, and the culture is saying that it's possible for everyone to satisfy all of their needs and desires all of the time, there are obviously going to be clashes - clashes of ego.
Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called 'Ego'.
Ego is the biggest enemy of humans. .
The world is burning in the fire of desire, in greed, arrogance and excessive ego.
A wrong concept misleads the understanding; a wrong deed degrades the whole man, and may eventually demolish the structure of the human ego.
Anytime there is a struggle between doing what is actually right and doing what seems right, then your ego is interfering with your decision.
Ego is a social fiction for which one person at a time gets all the blame.
I'm aware that, from the outside, this looks like I've got quite an ego.
Vietnam was a lie but at least there was a political agenda. It was the domino theory. Iraq is about nothing but George Bush's ego laced with imperialist ambitions. And it was helped by your government.
To have ego means to believe in your own strength. And to also be open to other people's views. It is to be open, not closed. So, yes, my ego is big, but it's also very small in some areas. My ego is responsible for my doing what I do - bad or good.
And if you can't keep your ego under control, it's going to cost you a lot of money.
There's obviously an ego here that needs to be satisfied.
[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.
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.
[Fortunately for Carrey's ego, most people did like his work.] 'Truman Show' was really well-reviewed, so at the end of the year, when all the critics groups start voting, it should do very well, ... Jim Carrey has a shot, even though he's a comedian.
suffering an apparent attack of arrogance and ego. He is no longer willing to acknowledge the contributions of his former partners...
A Karma-yogi performs action by body, mind, intellect, and senses, without attachment (or ego), only for self-purification.
To survive there, you need the ambition of a Latin-American revolutionary, the ego of a grand opera tenor, and the physical stamina of a cow pony.
"What Can I do?", You say, It's just another day in the life of Apes with ego trips.
This is an ego-driven business. They (the managers) say they created this record, they look at all the money they made, and they go out on their own. It's a trend across the industry.
Their defense is incredible. It just beats down on your ego when balls keep on coming back over and over. I give props to them.
This is an ego-driven business, ... They (the managers) say they created this record, they look at all the money they made, and they go out on their own. It's a trend across the industry.
I think that ego is a larger driving force for men then women and quitting is considered a weakness in the male world.
That was a character I created -- my alter ego 10 years ago. She was like me.