Examples from the Web for self-conception
But the Party of Lincoln has really become the Party of Reagan in instinct and self-conception.
In this self-conception lies the secret of life, the way of escape and return.Imaginations and Reveries|(A.E.) George William Russell
"Apperception" is simply apprehension apprehended, or mind adequate to self-conception and so to conceptions in general.The Church of St. Bunco|Gordon Clark