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Where does it pass from true self-confidence to the point where someone has narcissism?
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Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Different dimemsions
Narcisssm has to do with a personality style that over-estimates one sense of power and importance and uniqueness.
It is not necessarily accompanied by true self-confidence, because often such individuals recurrently find themselves not living up to their dreams and expectations--almost always because of actions of others, of course. True self-confidence is based on past successes.

In brief: Different dimemsions
Narcisssm has to do with a personality style that over-estimates one sense of power and importance and uniqueness.
It is not necessarily accompanied by true self-confidence, because often such individuals recurrently find themselves not living up to their dreams and expectations--almost always because of actions of others, of course. True self-confidence is based on past successes.
Dr. Glen Elliott
Dr. Glen Elliott
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Narcissism
The hallmark of a narcissist is an immense ego, grandiosity, and self-importance, as well as being entitled, and a tendency to use and objectify others as well as thinking of people in all-good or all-bad terms instead of shades of gray.
The core of a narcissist is profound insecurity. Self confidence is about being good enough. Narcissism is about being the best at everything in the world.

In brief: Narcissism
The hallmark of a narcissist is an immense ego, grandiosity, and self-importance, as well as being entitled, and a tendency to use and objectify others as well as thinking of people in all-good or all-bad terms instead of shades of gray.
The core of a narcissist is profound insecurity. Self confidence is about being good enough. Narcissism is about being the best at everything in the world.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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