The ego you portray is not who you really are, rather it is the watchdog of your fears and insecurities. Mostly it’s always a confession of your insecurity. The initiator of ego is often one’s weakness.
If money churns ego in a man then it means his biggest fear is poverty.
If being on the lead churns ego in the winning player then his biggest fear is loss of title.
Pregnancy is the evidence that no woman can keep a secret too long as much as the rising of the penis is the evidence of the man’s capability in holding back.
Ego exposes so much more than just the vice instilled by norms and the society to us!
Looking at ego from the positive perspective maybe we’d embrace the insecurities of one another and build up the so much desired confidence by each of us.
Ego is not just about pride, look beyond the glass!