How Do You Define Ego, What is Playing Within
What do you hear playing in your head when you stop to listen? The mind engages and processes logical thoughts. It moves in a manner that occurs in a sequence or flow.
Whereas the ego inserts, interjects, and presents an idea or consideration seemingly out of nowhere. So as you discern what is going on within, do consider you have many occupants that engage and may wage a battle for thought supremacy. In the war of words, ego loves to have the last word. Does it wage a measured, more balanced response to most queries, or quip, insert and interject without rhyme or reason?
We will say to pause and listen to the volume you hear within your head. Is the voice loud, boisterous, and most assertive? This is ego. Or is it small, calm, and measured? This is something else. Insights given here are softly spoken and almost hard to hear. Listen hard and seek to engage with this voice over the egoic grandstander. Use your discernment to determine what is playing within…