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delusions of grandeur
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
a grossly exaggerated belief in one's self-importance
  • # "It is not our function—paraphrasing a philosopher whom we do not like—to be a fly swatter, but when a fly acquires delusions of grandeur, the best of us must stoop to do a little job of extermination.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (2% in)

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