The Silence Is What Drives Them Crazy

The Silence Is What Drives Them Crazy

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Narcissus does not fall in love with his reflection because it is beautiful, but because it is his. If it were his beauty that enthralled him, he would be set free in a few years by its fading. – W.H. Auden

Nobody can be kinder than the narcissist while you react to life in his own terms. – Elizabeth Bowen

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. – Edmund Burke

Withhold admiration from a narcissist and be disliked. Give it and be treated with indifference. – Mason Cooley

I know now that one of the characteristics of evil is its desire to confuse. – Scott M. Peck

The narcissist enjoys being looked at and not looking back. -Mason Cooley

Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shares our bed and eats at our own table. – W.H. Auden

He who is enamored of himself will at least have the advantage of being inconvenienced by few rivals. – G.C. Lichtenberg 

It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love. – Voltaire

That roaring lion, the devil, will never let a soul escape from him without a struggle. – J.C. Ryle

There are thousands hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root. – Henry David Thoreau
The more he talked of his honour the faster we counted our spoons. – Ralph Waldo EmersonUtterly dedicated to preserving their self-image of perfection, [the evil] are unceasingly engaged in the effort to maintain the appearance of moral purity. – M. Scott Peck

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Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction. – Blaise Pascal
I have discovered that all human evil comes from this: man’s being unable to sit still in a room. – Blaise Pascal
Half the harm that is done in this world Is due to people who want to feel important. They don’t mean to do harm — but the harm does not interest them. Or they do not see it, or they justify it because they are absorbed in the endless struggle to think well of themselves. – T.S. Elliot 
The devil helps his servants for a season; but when they get into a pinch; he leaves them in the lurch. – Sir Roger L’EstrangeMay the forces of evil become confused on their way to your house. – George Carlin

Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil. – Aristotle 

Character is doing the right thing when nobody is looking. There are too many people who think that the only thing that’s right is to get by and the only thing that’s wrong is to get caught. – J.C. Watts

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The measure of a man’s real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out. – Thomas Babington Macaulay 

You do not wake up one morning a bad person. It happens by a thousand tiny surrenders of self-respect to self-interest. – Robert Brault

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