Narcissists’ behaviors can be mystifying and maddening if you expect them to consistently act like adults.
Narcissists’ lives are about winning, generally at others’ expense. Many narcissists pursue a win-at-all-costs, anything-goes approach.
Propaganda is powerful. It can start wars and end governments. Strikingly, in their personal lives narcissists routinely use classic propaganda techniques -- similar to the techniques used by repressive regimes throughout history -- to control, confuse and manipulate you and others.
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.