Dear Ego…

  1. The spotlight isn’t on you.
  2. Stop taking things personally. It’s not all about you.
  3. It’s not important that you’re right.
  4. You don’t have to prove how smart you are.
  5. Let others have their turn.
  6. Stop looking for recognition.
  7. Just that you do the right thing. That’s all that matters.
  8. Stop talking. Get curious about other people.
  9. There’s plenty of room for everyone.
  10. Stop making assumptions and judging others.
  11. Anger doesn’t look good on you.
  12. Don’t let fear control you. Stop protecting yourself.
  13. Take responsibility for your mistakes. Own them.
  14. Stop needing to have all the answers. Help people figure it out for themselves.
  15. You’re not better than other people.
  16. Stop showing off and trying to get a reaction.
  17. Stop getting carried away by other people.
  18. What are you taking for granted right now?
  19. Be honest, especially when it’s difficult
  20. Stop pretending like your perfect.
  21. You don’t need to understand or know everything.
  22. Stop trying to control other people.

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