25 Spot-On Quotations About Narcissism

Are you struggling with a narcissist in your life? You are not alone. Writers, poets, researchers, therapists, philosophers and others have weighed in on narcissism since early human history. Here are some of their best quotations on narcissism and narcissists. “Narcissism has more in common with self-hatred than with self-admiration.” — Christopher Lasch, author “Half the…

How to Identify Failed Empathy in the Narcissistic Personality

A narcissistic partner would never start therapy by saying this in an initial interview: “I wish I could give even when it isn’t convenient for me. However, I hate to admit I’m wrong and I have a very thin skin, so I frequently make demands or attack my partner. I wish I could make a…

4 Simple Things Narcissists Do To Be The Center Of Attention

A narcissist is more than just vain. Narcissists have a compelling need for admiration and a lack of empathy for others. They have a grandiose sense of self-importance and consider themselves their number one priority. They exaggerate their accomplishments, seek excessive admiration and consider themselves better and more important than other people. You may know someone who…

3 Reasons You Can’t Win with a Narcissist

We’ve all met one at some point. A man or woman who seems to believe they are the center of the universe. Arrogant, callous and manipulative, they force the world around them to accommodate this belief. Self-important and conceited, the narcissist exaggerates accomplishments, requires endless praise, and has an uncanny ability to quash the achievements of…

Spot an Undercover Narcissist

Humans in general are great at keeping things about themselves private, from feelings to personality traits. While smartphones and social networks are making these secrets more open, narcissists have and always will love being out in the open with everyone’s attention on them.They have nothing to hide. Or, do they? You Already Know It’s All About Them We all know how…

A Narcissist’s Top 6 Manipulation Techniques Exposed!

How is it that Narcissists able to manipulate others so well? Narcissists are able to manipulate others so well because they are continually are the lookout for our vulnerabilities.  Once they hone in on what’s important to you, they will use these things against us.  Some examples of vulnerabilities might be our children, any self-esteem issues…

When the Narcissist Does What They Said They Wouldn’t Do…Again

Does this sound familiar? You recently settled into a vague sense of security after the narcissist swore on their mother’s grave that they wouldn’t (insert relationship crime) again, yet you discovered they broke their sacred promise. Consequently, you not only loathe the narcissist, you loathe yourself for falling for their lies once more.  You feel…

3 Steps To Identify And Prevail Against Any Narcissist In Your Path

Social scientists are obsessed with defining Millennials, and we can’t blame them. As the first generation to grow up with social media, we’re pretty fascinating. One popular theory is we’re a generation of narcissists, fueled by our obsession with selfies and tweets. The good news is there’s no reliable evidence to support that claim. In fact, narcissists comprise…

How To Deal With A Narcissist: The Only Method Guaranteed To Work

Typically speaking, narcissists are not people you should seek to be associating with. Anyone who does is likely to sustain emotional – and sometimes physical – harm that they may never fully recover from. You might not realize it, but Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) is actually a fairly common diagnosis. A 2008 study in the US of…

8 Ways Narcissists Destroy Your Confidence And Self image

Narcissism is on the rise – especially among young people. This worrying trend makes it all the more important to educate yourself about the narcissist and how they operate so that you may protect yourself from their influence. With this in mind, we’re going to explore some of the many ways in which a narcissist…