For the average person, pressure gets in the way [of achievement]. But the narcissist is very happy in the moment of glory. It has to be glory, though. He's not going to be a team player.
"Roy F. Baumeister" is a Francis Eppes Professor of Psychology at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. He is a social psychologist who is known for his work on the self, social rejection, belongingness, sexuality, self-control, self-esteem, self-defeating behaviors, motivation, aggression, consciousness, and free will. He has authored 500 publications and has written, co-written, or edited almost 30 books. He earned his Bachelor of Arts/A.B. summa cum laude ("with highest honor") from Princeton University and his Master of Arts (postgraduate)/M.A. from Duke University. He returned to Princeton University with his mentor Edward E. Jones and earned his Ph.D. from the university's Princeton University Department of Psychology/Department of Psychology in 1978. He then taught at Case Western Reserve University for over two decades before transferring to Florida State. He is a fellow of both the Society for Personality and Social Psychology and the Association for Psychological Science. Baumeister was named an ISI highly cited researcher in 2003. He is a member of Zurich.minds/Zurich.MindsMore Roy Baumeister on Wikipedia.