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  • February 11, 2019 at 1:12 pm

    Narcissists want social dominance, not deep relationships based on mutual respect. For this reason, they often seek out submissive people who will give them unearned praise. This unearned praise may be ridiculous, but it is an expression of submission. Narcissists crave this kind of worshipful submission because it reassures them that their position of social dominance is secure. I explain this in my book Don’t Feed the Narcissists! The Mythology and Science of Mental Health.


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