7 Things Covert Narcissists, Sociopaths, and Psychopaths Do Differently

By Shahida Arabi, Bestselling Author  “The only truly effective method for dealing with a sociopath you have identified is to disallow him or her from your life altogether. Sociopaths live completely outside of the social contract, and therefore to include them in relationships or other social arrangements is perilous.” – Dr. Martha Stout, The Sociopath Next Door … Continue reading 7 Things Covert Narcissists, Sociopaths, and Psychopaths Do Differently

What happens when a narcissist is unmasked and his secrets are revealed?

Written by Veronica Welles, Quora. As long as the narcissist can hide or stay hidden, their full toxicness will not be deployed. They stay hidden as long as you are still blind to their true nature. But if they become aware that you know their full nature (and they may not see themselves as a … Continue reading What happens when a narcissist is unmasked and his secrets are revealed?

Warning signs of being gaslighted by a narcissist.

Post by Veronica Welles, Quora. Contradictions their words contradict yours their version of truth contradicts yours their memory of the event contradicts yours (altering history) their words contradict their actions their words contradict their words their actions contradict their actions their understanding contradicts their knowledge you are always wrong, they are always right they are … Continue reading Warning signs of being gaslighted by a narcissist.

Why do narcissists manipulate?

Posted to Quora: Bassel Chibani. The art of manipulation is not about making people do what you want them to do but rather getting them to want to do what you want them to do. The Art of War by Sun Tzu Our Human nature to believe whom we love. Manipulation is a long game, narcissists do … Continue reading Why do narcissists manipulate?

The poor misunderstood narcissist just wants sympathy.

Does anyone care how hard it is to live with NPD or do you really just see us as animals because you function from a point of lack of understanding? Posted by Stephen Underwood, Quora. This is exactly the type of question a narcissist would ask. Totally self-serving and all about them. Lack of understanding? … Continue reading The poor misunderstood narcissist just wants sympathy.

Why do narcissists discard their partners?

From a post by Brian Bryant, Quora. Narcissists discard for many reasons, but generally, in the end, it is to maintain an illusory control over the target.  A narcissist knows they are pathological liars, and purposefully rebellious against the rules (including people’s boundaries, and sense of self). Therefore, abandonment & betrayal are frequently at the … Continue reading Why do narcissists discard their partners?

Nothing is real. Nothing. Not you. Not them.

Narcissists follow scripts. By Veronica Welles, posted to Quora. You are not who you truly are, you are just a character in their script (either an extra or a supporting role). They are not who they truly are, they are just a character in their own script (always the lead character). The whole world is … Continue reading Nothing is real. Nothing. Not you. Not them.