Origin of megalomania
Examples from the Web for megalomania
Beethoven, of course, was no stranger to megalomania, and he even loved to brag to his friends about his vanity.Japan’s Beloved Deaf Composer is Neither Deaf Nor a Composer|Jimmy So|February 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is not to suggest that Romney should aspire to megalomania of Newtonian proportions.
It is megalomania and egotism and the pride of the man in the Bible that waxed fat and kicked.Greenmantle|John Buchan
His megalomania naturally detracted from the esteem won by his piety.
One of the most frequent traits of your crank is his megalomania, or self-magnification.A Century of Science and Other Essays|John Fiske
Megalomania, the vain imagination of being a superman, is generally characteristic of magicians.The Origin of Man and of his Superstitions|Carveth Read
His comrades claimed that he was suffering from megalomania.A Little Garrison|Fritz von der Kyrburg