Cultivating Compassion For the Narcissist

One of the more challenging things to do is to cultivate compassion for the narcissist. Substituting the word acceptance for compassion can be of great help. Be willing to try this.

The beauty of compassion and acceptance is this: it neutralizes the attachment you feel to the n, to the pain and the hurt of the relationship.

Adapted from Narcissism: Surviving the Self-Involved