Narcissism doesn't come from being unloved as a child. It stems from being told you're special and superior. Kids need a sense of worth, not a sense of entitlement. Teach them they're good, not that they're better than others. #ThursdayThoughts
“Self-esteem is about being satisfied with yourself... Narcissism is very much about feeling superior to other people.”
Some psychologists have long suspected that narcissism is the inevitable dark side of self-esteem. But self-esteem might be getting a reprieve, reports .
There seems to be a key difference between self-esteem and narcissism via
Interesting insight re self-esteem vs narcissism: "People who have high self-esteem think of their social relationships as collaborative, while those with narcissism see the world as a zero-sum game."