Pathological Lying Narcissists view other people as objects and feel completely justified in exploiting them. Lying is integral to impression management and mirroring. Lies enable narcissists to present false images of themselves to potential targets. A pathologically lying narcissist knows what is ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ yet doesn’t care and will use whatever methods necessary to secure narcissistic supplyNarcissistic Supply refers to those people who provide a constant source of attention, approval, adoration, admiration, More. It is of no consequence to the narcissist that their lies would hurt you if you knew about them. They lie through evasion and by withholding information. They lie as a form of gaslightingGaslighting is a form of psychological manipulation in which a person covertly sows seeds of doubt in a More, in order to increase their control over their targets by making them constantly question themselves. They often repeatedly tell the ultimate lie, that they “love” their targets. And, they lie just for the fun of it.