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People say "I want peace." If you remove I (ego), and your want (desire), you are left with peace. (Quote by - Satya Sai Baba)

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. (Quote by - Deepak Chopra)

If a person loves only one other person and is indifferent to all others, his love is not love but a symbiotic attachment, or an enlarged egotism. (Quote by - Erich Fromm)

I is a militant social tendency, working to hold and enlarge its place in the general current of tendencies. So far as it can it waxes, as all life does. To think of it as apart from society is a palpable absurdity of which no one could be guilty who really saw it as a fact of life. (Quote by - Charles Horton Cooley)

It all worked out - I was saved, and the egotism within my heart was subdued. The evil energies have been made to serve me, since I placed my faith in the True Guru. I have renounced my useless schemes, by the Grace of the True, Carefree Lord. (Quote by - Sri Guru Granth Sahib)

Those who act in egotism, selfishness and conceit die; what do they gain?. (Quote by - Atharva Veda)

The body is wild, and the mind is foolish. Practicing egotism, selfishness and conceit, your life is passing away. (Quote by - Sri Guru Granth Sahib)

The source of our actions resides in an unconscious propensity to regard ourselves as the center, the cause, and the conclusion of time. Our reflexes and our pride transform into a planet the parcel of flesh and consciousness we are. (Quote by - E. M. Cioran)

Practicing egotism, selfishness and conceit, she wanders around the world, but her wealth and property will not go with her. (Quote by - Sri Guru Granth Sahib)

People hate me because I am a multifaceted, talented, wealthy, internationally famous genius. (Quote by - Jerry Lewis)

Egotism is usually subversive of sagacity. (Quote by - Marianne Moore)

O camel-like mind, you were once very pure; the filth of egotism has now attached itself to you. (Quote by - Atharva Veda)

The kings act in egotism, and undertake all sorts of expeditions. But through their egotism, they are ruined; they die, only to be reborn over and over again. (Quote by - Atharva Veda)

Do not be obsessed by egotism, imagining that you are the cause of action, everything is due to God. (Quote by - Sri Sathya Sai Baba)

Following the Smell of Flowers As told by Taisen Deshimaru Roshi A master was walking in the mountains. When he came back, one of his disciples asked him: "Master, where do you go to walk? "In the mountain" Answered the master. The disciple insisted, "But what path did you take? What did you see?" The master answered, "I followed the smell of flowers, and I wandered with the young shoots." We must let ourselves be guided by the dharma of the Buddha and have confidence in the grass and the flowers that grow, without goal or ego, naturally and unconsciously. The master's answer flows from the spring of wisdom. True wisdom is created beyond knowledge and memory. (Quote by - Roshi)

What will the world be quite overturned when you die? (Quote by - Epictetus)

Those who practice severe austerities without following the scriptures, with hypocrisy and egotism, impelled by lust, and attachment; / Senselessly torturing the elements in their body and also Me who dwell within the body; know these ignorant persons to be of demonic nature. (Quote by - Bhagavad Gita)

Bryant Gumbel's ego has applied for statehood. And if it's accepted, it will be the fifth-largest. (Quote by - Willard Scott)

Opinions scattered indiscriminately about leave the mark of egotism. (Quote by - William Strunk)

In egotism, all must account for their actions. In this accounting, there is no peace. (Quote by - Sri Guru Granth Sahib)

Ignorance, intolerance, egotism, self-assertion, opaque perception, dense and pitiful chuckle headedness - and an almost pathetic unconsciousness of it all, that is what I was at nineteen and twenty. (Quote by - Mark Twain)

Apology is only egotism wrong side out. (Quote by - Oliver Wendell Holmes)

Burnt by egotism, one forgets the Lord from his mind. (Quote by - Sri Guru Granth Sahib)

One may understand the cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star. (Quote by - Gilbert Chesterton)

Egotism is not a good quality. It's not something to be admired or even tolerated. It wouldn't be tolerated in a field commander and it shouldn't be tolerated in a movie director. (Quote by - John Milius)

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