Before a person comes to realize what their ego is and how and why it works; it can be difficult to distinguish themselves from it. It is the strange task of trying to see who or what you are beyond who you think you are; beyond your known identity.
For some great illustrations and insight on what the ego is and how it works, check out theses previous posts. They can give you practical examples of your ego in action in your life. Once you are aware of it; it loses a significant amount of power. This is half the battle.
10 great posts on the ego and it's perspective.
- I Can't Believe It!
- You Can Be Right or You Can Be Happy
- Why So Serious?
- Who Are You?
- Who Are You? [Part II]
- You Scared? Have No Fear
- Shatter Proof
- 'I' of the Beholder
- Either Master or Slave
For more, read What Is Really Good? and stay tuned!