icarus complex in a sentence
- The last three songs are previously unreleased studio demos with Corey Darst on vocals . " The Icarus Complex " appeared on " This is Solid State Vol . 3 ".
- Practitioners have noted how " inability to . . . integrate the superconscious contact with everyday experience easily leads to inflation ", and have spoken of " an'Icarus complex', the tendency whereby spiritual ambition fails to take personality limitations into account and causes all sorts of psychological difficulties ".
- Besides for an obsession with transcending gravity by flying, men with an Icarus complex tend to see women merely as sexual objects, which fitted in with Mohammad Reza who was well known as a womanizer who often spoke of women as sexual objects who existed only to gratify him, which led to his celebrated exchange with Fallaci in 1973 who vehemently objected to his attitudes towards women.
- Zonis wrote that Mohammad Reza's obsession with flying reflected an Icarus complex, also known as " ascensionism ", a form of narcissism based on " a craving for unsolicited attention and admiration " and the " wish to overcome gravity, to stand erect, to grow tall . . . to leap or swing into the air, to climb, to rise, to fly . . . ".