Sentence Examples


  • But even in this crowning triumph the cramping egotism of his nature - a mental vice which now grew on him rapidly - fatally narrowed his outlook and led him to commit an irretrievable blunder.
  • And though he talks much of himself, his egotism is the genial.
  • Henry's egotism was profound, and personal motives underlay his public action.
  • The saving salt of Elizabeth's character, with all its wellnigh incredible mixture of heroism and egotism, meanness and magnificence, was simply this, that, overmuch as she loved herself, she did yet love England better.
  • Egotism which takes the world into its confidence, not the selfish egotism which feels no interest but in its own woes.
 

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