“The ego is not master in its own house.” – Sigmund Freud
“The greatest conflicts are not between two people but between one person and himself.” – Garth Brooks“
“The Ego is an exquisite instrument. Enjoy it, use it-just don’t get lost in it.” – Ram Dass
I promise to explain, through this story, how I put my ego to work.
Several years ago, I was highly successful in my career. I accomplished many things quite easily, to the dismay of ‘friends’. I remember a very motivating ritual that I started with friends in Atlanta. Every New Year’s Eve we would sit in a circle, cocktails in hand, and go around reflecting on the passing year, and setting expectations for the coming year.
I would always find gratitude and appreciation for the past, and set very high expectations for the new year. Some may have thought that my…
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