People high on narcissistic tendencies see themselves as being more important than others and therefore deserving of better treatment, a quality called narcissistic entitlement.

“When someone tries to make you feel bad, it says more about them than about you.”

  • These individuals spend excessive amounts of time polishing up their appearance, and believe themselves to be the center of the universe, an extreme form of egocentrism.
  • The belief that they’re better than everyone forms the core of narcissistic grandiosity, and these people often take advantage of others.
  • They lack empathy, so they don’t realize the impact that their remarks or behaviors have on their targets.
  • They pronounce judgments on people they perceive as inferior—which is almost everyone…
  • From Psychology Today