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What are signs of Narcisism

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Asked by NTAMS at 3:51 PM on Apr. 14, 2011 in Health

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  • has a grandiose sense of self-importance (e.g., exaggerates achievements and talents, expects to be recognized as superior without commensurate achievements)
    is preoccupied with fantasies of unlimited success, power, brilliance, beauty, or ideal love
    believes that he or she is "special" and unique and can only be understood by, or should associate with, other special or high-status people (or institutions)
    requires excessive admiration
    has a sense of entitlement, i.e., unreasonable expectations of especially favorable treatment or automatic compliance with his or her expectations
    is interpersonally exploitative, i.e., takes advantage of others to achieve his or her own ends
    lacks empathy: is unwilling to recognize or identify with the feelings and needs of others
    is often envious of others or believes that others are envious of him or her
    shows arrogant, haughty behaviors or attitudes

    Answer by gemgem at 3:58 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • self-centered, thinks she can do no wrong, thinks it is all about her, thinks she is the best thing around.

    Answer by Bmat at 4:03 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • looks like you've gotten good info

    Answer by asil at 7:07 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • The signs? When my fil walks into the room.

    Answer by matobe at 7:42 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

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