Ego Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Ego

Read This: Famous Quotes And Sayings

In the years just before... during the Carter years, the Soviets regularly violated, if you will, both the spirit and theletter of arms control agreements, I think, that they had negotiated during the period of detente.
~By Jeane Kirkpatrick ~


Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it.
~By Pope John Paul II ~


I'm not fond of any of my films in an intimate way, but Gregory's Girl would be number 4 on my list.
~By Bill Forsyth ~


No important national language, at least in the Occidental world, has complete regularity of grammatical structure, nor is there a single logical category which is adequately and consistently handled in terms of linguistic symbolism.
~By Edward Sapir ~


A priest is he who lives solely in the realm of the invisible, for whom all that is visible has only the truth of an allegory.
~By Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ~


In 1974, the modeling world changed. Jerry Ford and my lawyer negotiated the deal for the first exclusive contract in modeling history.
~By Lauren Hutton ~


I am not saying we are categorizing Ellen White in the biblical context of a false prophet.
~By Walter Martin ~


If a person loves only one other person, and is indifferent to his fellow men, his love is not love but a symbiotic attachment, or an enlarged egotism.
~By Germaine Greer ~


In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State.
~By Alexander Solzehnitsyn ~


Let us return, however, to the League of Nations. To create an organization which is in a position to protect peace in this world of conflicting interests and egotistic wills is a frighteningly difficult task.
~By Hjalmar Branting ~


Negotiation in the classic diplomatic sense assumes parties more anxious to agree than to disagree.
~By Dean Acheson ~


I think President Obama is a committed, practicing nonideologue. He's consumed by neither tactics nor ideology. He is more concerned about outcomes than he is about process and categorizations.
~By David Axelrod ~


On another level, I want to mention that I have a strong Jewish identity and - over the years - have been involved in several Jewish projects, such as the establishment of a strong program of Judaic Studies at the University of California in San Diego.
~By Walter Kohn ~


If there's such a thing as somebody having nine lives, I guess I'm somewhat in that category.
~By Ron Rice ~


'Pure experience' is the name I gave to the immediate flux of life which furnishes the material to our later reflection with its conceptual categories.
~By William James ~


As a small company our fastest way to market was going to be by working with other retailers that were known for pioneering new technologies and categories.
~By David Rose ~


There's a little more ego involved in these jobs than people might realize.
~By Walter Cronkite ~


The white man's blood and bones have begotten this bronze race, and bequeathed to it in some degree qualities, tendencies, capabilities, such as are the inheritance of the highest order of human animals.
~By Fanny Kemble ~


We are constantly protecting the male ego, and it's a disservice to men. If a man has any sensitivity or intelligence, he wants to get the straight scoop from his girlfriend.
~By Betty Dodson ~


I see no reason for calling my work poetry except that there is no other category in which to put it.
~By Marianne Moore ~


No one's interested really in knowing what policies or diplomatic initiatives or arms negotiations might have been compromised by me.
~By Aldrich Ames ~


The creative artist seems to be almost the only kind of man that you could never meet on neutral ground. You can only meet him as an artist. He sees nothing objectively because his own ego is always in the foreground of every picture.
~By Raymond Chandler ~


The whole business is built on ego, vanity, self-satisfaction, and it's total crap to pretend it's not.
~By George Michael ~


The Covenant of the League of Nations had envisaged sponsoring only the protection of certain categories of men: national minorities and populations of territories controlled by other countries.
~By Rene Cassin ~


A timeline for bringing U.S. troops home that is negotiated with the Iraqi government would also boost the Iraqi government's legitimacy and claim to self-rule, and force the Iraqi government to take responsibility for itself and its citizens.
~By Peter DeFazio ~


Not to sound egomaniac or anything, but just to get under people's skin like that, and for them to believe in you and believe strongly enough to write... it's flattering and it helps you during the day.
~By Glenn Quinn ~


There are two kinds of egotists: Those who admit it, and the rest of us.
~By Laurence J. Peter ~


That's what takes people out of the fight half the time. They get hit and half the reaction is your ego is saying, 'I cannot believe that person just lit me up - how humiliating.'
~By David O. Russell ~


Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
~By Thomas Carlyle ~


Racing is a very selfish, self-centred, self-glorifying thing. My wife's life for 14 years was centered around me. It was all about me. It was all for my ego.
~By Greg LeMond ~


The ego is as little absolutely permanent as are bodies.
~By Ernst Mach ~


We ask them to remove the missiles deployed against Taiwan, give up their military threat, and instead let us together open the door to cross-Strait peaceful and stable dialogue and negotiations.
~By Chen Shui-bian ~


I think cinema is closer to allegories than to reality. It's closer to our dreams.
~By Manuel Puig ~


The Ego is partly free. partly determined, and reaches fuller freedom by approaching the Individual who is most free: God.
~By Muhammad Iqbal ~


I own and operate a ferocious ego.
~By Bill Moyers ~


Pick up a camera. Shoot something. No matter how small, no matter how cheesy, no matter whether your friends and your sister star in it. Put your name on it as director. Now you're a director. Everything after that you're just negotiating your budget and your fee.
~By James Cameron ~


I've been lucky-my looks haven't put me into one category. I don't look like a blue blood. I don't look like a criminal. I don't look like anything.
~By Tim Robbins ~


An egotist is a person of low taste - more interested in himself than in me.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


To be deeply committed to negotiations, to be opposed to a particular war or military action, is not only considered unpatriotic, it also casts serious doubt on one's manhood.
~By Myriam Miedzian ~


I feel uncomfortable with the term public art, because I'm not sure what it means. If it means what I think it does, then I don't do it. I'm not crazy about categories.
~By Barbara Kruger ~


Everyone has egos, and you want to come out on top. You have to pick yourself up and go at it again.
~By Caprice Bourret ~


I'm very competitive, and my ego couldn't handle that lack of success.
~By Gavin DeGraw ~


Every paleontologist knows that most new species, genera, and families, and that nearly all categories above the level of family appear in the record suddenly and are not led up to by known, gradual, completely continuous transitional sequences.
~By George G. Simpson ~


I don't want the giant ego. I don't want to become Kevin Costner, singing on the soundtrack to The Postman.
~By Joss Whedon ~


Thank you for leaving us alone but giving us enough attention to boost our egos.
~By Mick Jagger ~


I can work in films as long as the story doesn't have a realistic nature. If I'm working with an allegory, a fantasy, it can be developed in synthetic terms.
~By Manuel Puig ~


Without a sense of place the work is often reduced to a cry of voices in empty rooms, a literature of the self, at its best poetic music; at its worst a thin gruel of the ego.
~By William Kennedy ~


In America, music is more tightly categorized.
~By Ednita Nazario ~


I was on this bridge overlooking the carpet... I think it went all the way back to Oregon.
~By Steven Cojocaru ~


That does not mean that we must forego just and fair criticism, or refrain from opposition to policies which are debatable or which do not command our approval.
~By Bainbridge Colby ~


And it's a question of how far we're willing to go in order to let the ego shine, in order to let that beacon penetrate not only the local scene but the world.
~By Taylor Hackford ~


In the book I define conservatism, as I believe it is fit upon four categories of principle: respect for The Constitution, respect for life, less government, and personal responsibility.
~By Jonathan Krohn ~


Despair is typical of those who do not understand the causes of evil, see no way out, and are incapable of struggle. The modern industrial proletariat does not belong to the category of such classes.
~By Vladimir Lenin ~


It has always seemed strange to me... the things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling, are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest, are the traits of success. And while men admire the quality of the first they love the produce of the second.
~By John Steinbeck ~


Objects can be classified scientifically into three major categories: those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost.
~By Russell Baker ~


When it is working, you completely go into another place, you're tapping into things that are totally universal, completely beyond your ego and your own self. That's what it's all about.
~By Keith Haring ~


The more self-centered and egotistical a guy is, the better ballplayer he's going to be.
~By Bill Lee ~


Each has its lesson; for our dreams in sooth, come they in shape of demons, gods, or elves, are allegories with deep hearts of truth that tell us solemn secrets of ourselves.
~By Henry Timrod ~


One has to work for years and decades, to conduct negotiations, to stand for positions and points of view, to jointly develop a civilized view on the administrative and state organization of Chechnya.
~By Akhmad Kadyrov ~


The emancipation of women is practically the greatest egoistic movement of the nineteenth century, and the most intense affirmation of the right of the self that history has yet seen.
~By Ellen Key ~


In 1938, when I had decided that the only way to see the country was in a trailer, and I built the trailer which I still have and lived in it for eighteen months, and learned America from San Diego to the Canadian border, from Miami to New Jersey, and east to west in between.
~By Leslie Charteris ~


There is only so much negotiating and maneuvering that can be done while the aircraft is under siege in mid-air. Therefore, the best way to put a stop to hijacking is by having high levels of security implemented by qualified and trained personnel both on the ground and in the air.
~By Isaac Yeffet ~


To have a little recognition, that is very nice, you dig. It is good for the ego, for the psyche.
~By Dexter Gordon ~


This activist loves Oregon more than he loves life.
~By Tom McCall ~


Joanna points her camera at a section of society unused to having cameras pointed at it. But I don't know about categorizing them in terms of class; I'm a bit wary of that. My dad is the son of a shipbuilder.
~By Tom Hiddleston ~


As long as the sun rises over Ontario and sets over the Pacific, I will dedicate myself to bringing the people of Oregon what they want and need most - an era of hope, change, and economic renewal.
~By Ted Kulongoski ~


Either we're going to solve this by realistic negotiation or there will be blood on the border.
~By Tom Metzger ~


Lake Wobegon, the little town that time forgot and the decades cannot improve.
~By Garrison Keillor ~


The egoist is fooled by no ideals: he discards them or uses them, as may suit his own interest.
~By John Buchanan Robinson ~


We were playing a small club in San Diego and the power had gone out in the building. Eddie had a lighter and kept us lit backstage. We became very good friends and spent a lot of time together including hearing Eddie sing in some of the bands he was in at the time.
~By Jack Irons ~


I don't like to sound egotistical, but every time I stepped up to the plate with a bat in my hands, I couldn't help but feel sorry for the pitcher.
~By Rogers Hornsby ~


I have only been seeking to get them to the negotiating table and, thank God, that's where they are.
~By John Prescott ~


There is no reason why marriage should necessarily compel an actress to forego her career.
~By Billie Burke ~


If you write in category, you write knowing there's a framework, there are reader expectations.
~By Nora Roberts ~


I'd like to add that negotiating is not something to be avoided or feared - it's an everyday part of life.
~By Leigh Steinberg ~


Unintelligent people always look for a scapegoat.
~By Ernest Bevin ~


Though no one wants war, Congress needed to give the President the authority he needs to protect America while encouraging the use of diplomacy and negotiations to try and arrive at a peaceful solution to this problem.
~By Allen Boyd ~


The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a man will admit, that his mind ages.
~By Will Durant ~


Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honor of the family.
~By Vartan Gregorian ~


But if it not be true, the myth itself requires to be explained, and every principle of philosophy and common sense demand that the explanation be sought, not in arbitrary allegorical categories, but in the actual facts of ritual or religious custom to which the myth attaches.
~By William Robertson Smith ~


I hope everybody will go back to the negotiating table. I've always said this is the only way forward.
~By Mohamed ElBaradei ~


Material blessings, when they pay beyond the category of need, are weirdly fruitful of headache.
~By Philip Wylie ~


In brief, egoism in its modern interpretation, is the antithesis, not of altruism, but of idealism.
~By John Buchanan Robinson ~


Everything for me becomes allegory.
~By Charles Baudelaire ~


I was in the room with, you know, more than a dozen Republicans trying to negotiate the stimulus. Most of them decided the politics of the situation meant they should walk away, even if it wasn't responsible in terms of what our country needed right then.
~By Claire McCaskill ~


My ego is controlled enough that I don't have to be the focus.
~By Herbie Mann ~


I think there are a number of bishops - and I put Cardinal Mahony in that category - who listen too much to his lawyer and not enough to his heart.
~By Frank Keating ~


The worst disease which can afflict executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it's egotism.
~By Robert Frost ~


While the United States has largely been missing in action from the diplomatic game, the European Union and Iran have been making progress at developing a formula that would lead to the suspension of Iran's nuclear enrichment program and the start of serious negotiations.
~By Earl Blumenauer ~


It's just too egotistical to think that we are the only lifeform in the universe.
~By Kathleen Quinlan ~


No egoism is so insufferable as that of the Christian with regard to his soul.
~By W. Somerset Maugham ~


The great corrupter of public man is the ego. Looking at the mirror distracts one's attention from the problem.
~By Dean Acheson ~


I used to get some ego thing out of saying I wasn't a star, just an actress. Forget it. I'm a star. I wanted it. I worked for it. I got it.
~By Valerie Harper ~


I've had to work very hard, and I don't really have a category or fit into any niche, so each time I come out with a new record, it's like, I'm a new guy.
~By Lenny Kravitz ~


There is a class system in acting just like in anything else. Black females fall in a category below black male actors.
~By Debra Wilson ~


But the Wisdom of God, which is His only-begotten Son, being in all respects incapable of change or alteration, and every good quality in Him being essential, and such as cannot be changed and converted, His glory is therefore declared to be pure and sincere.
~By Origen ~


Well I don't want to talk about myself, that's so rude and egotistical.
~By Christine Lavin ~


I am appreciative of the Bush administration's commitment to fair trade by looking at the facts in this case and ruling affirmatively for the implementation of quotas in this specific category.
~By Howard Coble ~


The guy who owned that island was from Oregon and he decided that he wanted to have an Oregon feeling to it, so he planted pine trees all over the place!
~By Christopher Atkins ~


Let every eye negotiate for itself and trust no agent.
~By William Shakespeare ~

Read This: Beginning Quotes And Sayings
September 30 ,2022
All content on this page is copyright protected by ispace1. No part of the content on this page should be copied or republished in any manner without obtaining our prior necessary written permission.
Related Articles
Opinion Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Opinion
Contentment Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Contentment
Consequences Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Consequences
Art Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Art
Mountains Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Mountains