Sunday Chill Ego.

feed the ego.

“We have a world of our own. We have a peculiar way of looking at things. By current standards we are anormal, but we are true to our inner development.”

– Anaïs Nin.

“If you think you’re smart,
think twice to be smarter.”

– Toba Beta.

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“I keep myself to myself.”

– Javier Marias.

“If being an egomaniac means I believe in what I do and in my art or music, then in that respect you can call me that… I believe in what I do, and I’ll say it.”

– John Lennon.

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“sometimes when everything seems at
its worst
when all conspires
and gnaws
and the hours, days, weeks
years seem wasted –
stretched there upon my bed
in the dark
looking upward at the ceiling
i get what many will consider an
obnoxious thought:
it’s still nice to be
Bukowski.”

– Charles Bukowski.

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“If you spend your life sparing people’s feelings and feeding their vanity, you get so you can’t distinguish what should be respected in them.”

– F. Scott Fitzgerald.

“Your ego can become an obstacle to your work. If you start believing in your greatness, it is the death of your creativity.”

– Marina Abramovic.

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“Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.”

– Sigmund Freud.

“Forget the self and you will fear nothing, in whatever level or awareness you find yourself to be.”

– Carlos Castaneda.

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“The source of wisdom and power, of love and beauty, is within ourselves, but not within our egos. It is within our consciousness. Indeed, its presence provides us with a conscious contrast which enables us to speak of the ego as if it were something different and apart: it is the true Self whereas the ego is only an illusion of the mind.”

– Paul Brunton.

“At least when one speaks of oneself one is passionate, well-informed and specific.”

– Jan Neruda.

“Today self-consciousness no longer means anything but reflection on the ego as embarrassment, as realization of impotence: knowing that one is nothing.”

– Theodor Adorno.

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adé.

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