quote by Dwight D. Eisenhower

Any man who wants to be president is either an egomaniac or crazy.

— Dwight D. Eisenhower

Most Powerful Egomaniacal quotations

I'm an egomaniac with an inferiority complex.

The longer your gevity is, the more confidence you build.

You know, if Michael Jordan can scream at the refs, me as Kanye West, as the Michael Jordan of music, can go and say, 'This is wrong.'

Left-wingers are incapable of conspiring because they are all egomaniacs.

It's been said that alcoholics are egomaniacs with low self -esteem.

It's the prefect description. Being larger than life and yet your pride is crushed with self- loathing.

If being an egomaniac means I believe in what I do and in my art or music, then in that respect you can call me that ... I believe in what I do, and I'll say it.

I am so credible and so influential and so relevant that I will change things.

A fair share of anything is starvation diet to an egomaniac.

Performing doesn't turn me on. It's an egomaniac business, filled with prima donnas -- including this one.

If you don't make Christmas presents, meaning making something that's so emotionally connected to people, don't talk to me.

Not to sound egomaniac or anything, but just to get under people's skin like that, and for them to believe in you and believe strongly enough to write... it's flattering and it helps you during the day.

I think each human being wants to make their mark on the world in whatever way they can, and maybe everyone has a slight egomaniac inside of them.

We are a breed apart from the rest of humanity, we theatre folk.

We are the original displaced personalities, concentrated gatherings of neurotics, egomaniacs, emotional misfits and precocious children.

Like most authors, I'm a raging egomaniac.

I know that about myself. And I know that, if I had internet access, I would waste countless hours looking up things about myself, writing fake posts about how great I am and arguing with people who don't like my work. It saves me a lot of time and frustration to just stay out of the loop.

Maybe 90 percent of the time it looks like I'm not having a good time.

It's much better when I go out with my mates and we stop talking about me like I'm some sort of egomaniac. It's great when we can just have a drink.

There will never be a reunion, as I will never do anything with an asshole like Will Smith. He is still an egomaniac and has not grown up. This constant reunion thing will never ever happen in my lifetime unless there is an apology, which he doesn't know the word.

You cannot be an egomaniac on the horse.

If you lose your temper and start beating him, either you will destroy him, or he will destroy you. As soon as you start riding horses seriously, you're being disciplined on a daily basis about how ignorant you are and what there is left for you to learn.

When you are playing an egomaniac running a fantastical ship, you don't want him to be too suburban. Naturalism doesn't work on the high seas.

I remember when I first started having these interpretations of these images, these clichés of what movie stars are and this and that, and they're egomaniacal pricks and tyrants, but in general, for the most part, they're nice people to tell you the truth.

People who are successful should never forget that its 90 per cent luck.

Youve got to be an eejit to be an egomaniac. I had my glory years - Blankety Blank, the talk show, when I was winning every award going.

No one ever questions the disorder behind her tarantula LA glamour – sociopathy, narcissism – because it’s good rock and roll, good entertainment! I have a low tolerance for manipulative, egomaniacal behaviour, and usually have to remind myself that the person might be mentally ill.

It's only led me to complete awesomeness at all times.

It's only led me to awesome truth and awesomeness. Beauty, truth, awesomeness. That's all it is.

I'm a control freak. I'm defensive. And I'm an egomaniac. That's true about me.

Sales is a business of relationships, and you must cultivate customers with tenderness and love, like cabbages in winter, even if the customer is an egomaniacal asshole you want to hit with a shovel.

It has to do with the fact that Ford, for all his greatness, is an Irish egomaniac, as anyone who knows him will say.

If I talk about what I'm good at, I seem like I'm a conceited egomaniac.

Michael [Jackson] had paintings of himself at Neverland depicting himself as a knight and surrounded by cherubs and angels. People might think he's an egomaniac, but he's not. It's because the world turned against him.

Putin's an egomaniac, so there are two ways he can process his ego mania.

He can say, "Oh, I stood up to the U.S.," or, "Hey, I'm essential to the world order."

Esther Rantzen, like me, is an egomaniac of the highest order.

If you're a writer, you have to be an egomaniac.

You have to just believe in yourself, which is hard work.

All writers are egomaniacal, manic-depressive, drug-addicted alcoholics.

You want to have that fix again.

I made as many mistakes as anybody else.

I sound as if I'm an egomaniac, and I suppose in some ways I'm filled with hubris because I know how good I am at certain things. But other things, I can't do at all. I can't draw.

I don't know what kind of egomaniac is sitting at home thinking about the impact they have had on the culture. It's not something I actually think about until it comes up.