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Sociopath thoughts and feelings

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I'm looking to connect with those who identify as sociopaths for honest and truthful answers to.some questions I have. I would really appreciate some insight into the mind of someone who thinks they may be a sociopath. Can anyone help?
 
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There are Two opposites, the Psychopath and, the Sociopath . .

Psychopaths believe they can do what-ever, they want, they're Basically what you Could name, As evil . .

Sociopaths are a Sub-version, of the Psychopath, who is Simply An evil person, Doesn't care, Doesn't have Empathy . . Sociopaths are the OPPOSITE - - They Have too much Empathy, And, They Care, Far too Much, About others, I'll explain, But that's what Makes them Criminals, Too ! !

If I see some-one stealing, an Apple or, an oranges - - I Might say, this person deserves a punishment, For stealing ! ! A Normal person, not a Sociopath, might say, This Needs to Give a Warning, and, Maybe a small fine, then Justice is Met . .

A Sociopath is Far too strict, He'll say, For stealing an apple, Ten years - - In prison, or Severe beating, And So on . .

A Sociopath will there-fore " Over-punish " Any crime, they see . .

Does that make sense, Psychopaths don't believe, in Any law, but Sociopathy begins, When you Make the Law far Too harsh, Then justice is ignored . . . Do you understand how the police Can also be Criminals, If they go Too far, And Start hurting Prisoners, Far more, Than they Deserve . .

Too much Law is also, A crime . . A Sociopath is Someone who behaves, That way - - He " Over-punishes " Others, for small crimes . . Then the Law becomes An instrument, Of evil X xx

That's what a Sociopath is ! !!
 
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Thanks for your reply. I thought psychopaths and sociopaths were basically the same. People who lacked emotions such as guilt and love etc. I'm trying to understand the mind of someone who.lacks these emotions and how it makes them feel knowing they don't have the same emotions as " typical people" do they want to have those emotions or are they happy they don't or just indifferent.
 
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Thanks for your reply. I thought psychopaths and sociopaths were basically the same. People who lacked emotions such as guilt and love etc. I'm trying to understand the mind of someone who.lacks these emotions and how it makes them feel knowing they don't have the same emotions as " typical people" do they want to have those emotions or are they happy they don't or just indifferent.
I don't think Jbb79's description of a sociopath is particularly accurate.
The distinctions are difficult to understand.
This is quite a good article:
How to Tell a Sociopath from a Psychopath
 
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Jbb79 description isn't quite right.
The difference between "sociopath" and "psychopath" are that a psychopath is born with a lack of empathy and a sociopath because of a traumatic experience or a way of survival starts to behave has if he doesn't have empathy. Plus, by norm a psychopath is narcissist by norm while a sociopath isn't.
This said, both of the names are more of a mainstream nomenclature and both of the problems are some kind of schizoid personality disorder wich is basically a personality disorder where you have a lack of empathy, interest in human relationships, emotional coldness, etc.
 
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Jbb79 description isn't quite right.
The difference between "sociopath" and "psychopath" are that a psychopath is born with a lack of empathy and a sociopath because of a traumatic experience or a way of survival starts to behave has if he doesn't have empathy. Plus, by norm a psychopath is narcissist by norm while a sociopath isn't.
This said, both of the names are more of a mainstream nomenclature and both of the problems are some kind of schizoid personality disorder wich is basically a personality disorder where you have a lack of empathy, interest in human relationships, emotional coldness, etc.
THE REAL DIFFERENCE, in my opinion, IS THE PSYCO DOES NOT HAVE ANY REGARD FOR ANY LIFE, OR CARES AT ALL ABOUT SOCIETY RULES OR CONSEQUENCES. I believe that THE SOCIO CARES EXCLUSIVELY ABOUT THEMSELVES, YET IS INSECURE IN THEIR ABILITY TO KEEP THEIR LIES IN ORDER. In my opinion BOTH ARE NARCISSISTS.
 
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Jbb79 description isn't quite right.
The difference between "sociopath" and "psychopath" are that a psychopath is born with a lack of empathy and a sociopath because of a traumatic experience or a way of survival starts to behave has if he doesn't have empathy. Plus, by norm a psychopath is narcissist by norm while a sociopath isn't.
This said, both of the names are more of a mainstream nomenclature and both of the problems are some kind of schizoid personality disorder wich is basically a personality disorder where you have a lack of empathy, interest in human relationships, emotional coldness, etc.
I swear you just described me and what I was diagnosed with by my psychiatrist. Thank you for your input.
 
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Look up DoctorRamini on YouTube. Also look up Sam Vaknin. Both specialists in the field. Sam is a self confessed sociopath and gives plenty of insight from a sufferers point of view, whereas Ramini describes it more from the psychologists perspective. I hope it helps. Also work reading ‘The Empathy Trap’ if you have suffered in the hands of a sociopath or malignant narcissist.
 
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Look up DoctorRamini on YouTube. Also look up Sam Vaknin. Both specialists in the field. Sam is a self confessed sociopath and gives plenty of insight from a sufferers point of view, whereas Ramini describes it more from the psychologists perspective. I hope it helps. Also work reading ‘The Empathy Trap’ if you have suffered in the hands of a sociopath or malignant narcissist.
They are good both, Ramani and Vaknin. I would suggest also Doctor Todd Grande (YouTube). He's good when comes to psychopathy, sociopaty, NPD and many more. He is more appropriate to watch for those who suffer from sociopathy, when Dr Ramani is more appropriate for those who are in a relationship with a sociopath.

I think Sam Vaknim is a psychopath and not a sociopath. I've seen the documentary and when he was tested for mental ilness they said he has a lot in common with psychiatric patients, also they revealed he suffers from psychopathy if I'm remembering well.
 
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