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The Fountainhead
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  • You look like an insufferable egotist.
  • Have you considered anything but your own egotistical satisfaction?
  • It was the most egotistical speech I’ve ever heard in my life.
  • That was an evening to swell an egotist’s heart.
  • Don’t you see how egotistical it is?
  • If your first concern is for what you are or think or feel or have or haven’t got—you’re still a common egotist.
  • But egotists are not kind.
  • Those are the egotists.
  • Rulers of men are not egotists.
  • A private, personal, selfish, egotistical motivation.
  • You’re the most egotistical and the kindest man I know.
  • I’m too egotistical for that.
  • An egotist would have loved it.
  • We are dealing, gentlemen of the jury, with the most vicious explosive on earth—the egotist!
  • "…a ruthless, arrogant egotist who wished to have his own way at any price…" Twelve men sat in the jury box.
  • But the creator is the egotist in the absolute sense, and the selfless man is the one who does not think, feel, judge, or act.
  • The egotist in the absolute sense is not the man who sacrifices others.
  • I’m an utter egotist.
  • Egotistical?

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  • I am much too self-aware to be egotistical.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • I get kicked upstairs to Oranienburg and I have to endure the intolerable embarrassment of seeing them put Liebehenschel in my place—Liebehenschel, that insufferable egotist with his bloated reputation for efficiency.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice

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