For a consciousness to be considered alive, would you require it to recognize itself?

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    Also, it perhaps show a sign of will which is based on a motive.
    Without that, an inanimate object otherwise considered not alive, however possessing consciousness, would also be considered alive.
    Is it fair to draw the line for living consciousnesses at having motive, self-awareness, and direction?
    It means we are requiring a consciousness to have an ego to exist. Is it necessary to have ego to exist?

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