What is the purpose of ego?
Ego has a big and beautiful purpose in our life. It is said that the purpose of ego is to cause you great levels of unhappiness and suffering so that hopefuly one day after trying to change the world and people around you, you can look inside and decide to change yourself.
What does Freud mean by ego?
The ego is the component of personality that is responsible for dealing with reality. 1 According to Freud, the ego develops from the id and ensures that the impulses of the id can be expressed in a manner acceptable in the real world. 2 The ego functions in both the conscious, preconscious, and unconscious mind.