Trump Quotes


TEN TOP TRUMPISMS
“We won with poorly educated. I love the poorly educated.” –Donald Trump on his performance with poorly educated voters who helped him win the Nevada Caucus, Feb. 23, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Exploitative
Propaganda: Pander

“You know, it really doesn`t matter what [the media] write as long as you’ve got a young and beautiful piece of ass.” –Donald Trump [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I think I am, actually humble. I think I’m much more humble than you would understand.” –Donald Trump, 60 Minutes interview, July 17, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, belief in own specialness (in humility!), lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I alone can fix it.” –Donald Trump. acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasy of unlimited brilliance, belief in own uniqueness
Propaganda: Big lie, blame, crisis

“There were people that were cheering on the other side of New Jersey, where you have large Arab populations. They were cheering as the World Trade Center came down.” –Donald Trump, making an unfounded accusation regarding the 9/11 attacks [1]
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness
Propaganda: Big lie, defame, provoke, pander

“I have a great relationship with the blacks.” “I’ve always had a great relationship with the blacks.”  – Talk1300, Apr. 2011 [2]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, exploitative, lack of empathy, haughty

“An ‘extremely credible source’ has called my office and told me that Barack Obama’s birth certificate is a fraud.” [9]
Narcissism: Exploitative
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness, irresponsibility, lack of remorse (for years of lying)

“Hillary Clinton … started the birther controversy. I finished it.” – Falsely claiming that Hillary Clinton started the rumors that President Obama was not born in the United States; Sep. 16, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness, lack of remorse
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat (he led birther movement for years)

“These are stupid people that say, ‘Oh didn’t Trump declare bankruptcy? Didn’t he go bankrupt?’ I didn’t go bankrupt.” –Donald Trump, on filing for bankruptcy on parts of his various businesses [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own specialness, need for admiration, arrogance
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“I will build a great wall – and nobody builds walls better than me, believe me —and I’ll build them very inexpensively. I will build a great, great wall on our southern border, and I will make Mexico pay for that wall. Mark my words.” [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited success and power, lack of empathy, arrogance
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat (1000’s of repetitions), pander

MANY, MANY MORE TRUMPISMS
“I alone can fix it.” –Donald Trump. acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasy of unlimited brilliance, belief in own uniqueness
Propaganda: Big lie, blame, crisis

“I’m also honored to have the greatest temperament that anybody has.” — Nov. 3, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Fantasies of own specialness, need for admiration, lack of empathy

“I will be so good at the military your head will spin.” — “The Hugh Hewitt Show,” Sep. 3, 2015 [3]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited success, power & brilliance

“There’s nobody bigger or better at the military than I am.” [7]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, arrogance

“I know more about ISIS than the generals do, believe me… I would bomb the shit out of them.” – Twitter Nov. 13, 2015 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited power and brilliance, belief in own uniqueness, need for excessive admiration, haughty

“I do know what to do and I would know how to bring ISIS to the table or, beyond that, defeat ISIS very quickly. And I’m not gonna tell you what it is tonight.” [9]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, belief in own specialness, arrogance
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness, irresponsibility

“This is the Trump theory on war,. But I’m good at war. I’ve had a lot of wars of my own. I’m really good at war. I love war in a certain way. But only when we win.” –Donald Trump, who never served in the military and received five draft deferments, Fort Dodge, Iowa, Nov. 12, 2015 [1]
Narcissism: Fantasy of brilliance, belief in own uniqueness, arrogance

“I’m speaking with myself, number one, because I have a very good brain and I’ve said a lot of things.” –Donald Trump when asked on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” who he talks with consistently about foreign policy, March 16, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, entitlement, exploitative
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity
Propaganda: Defame

“That makes me smart.” – In response to Hillary Clinton’s suggestion that he pays no federal income tax, Sept. 26, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Fantasies of brilliance, haughty
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“Let me tell you, I’m a really smart guy. I was a really good student at the best school in the country. The reason I have a little doubt, just a little, is because he grew up and nobody knew him.” –Donald Trump, on why he thought Obama wasn’t born in the United States [1]
Narcissism: Fantasy of unlimited success and brilliance, need for admiration, lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Blame

“I will be the greatest jobs president that God ever created.” – Announcing his campaign for president, June 16, 2015 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, arrogance
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“My fingers are long and beautiful, as, it has been well documented, are various other parts of my body.” [4]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, belief in own specialness, envied by others

“The beauty of me is that I’m very rich.” [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited success, need for admiration, envied by others
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I made a lot of money and I made it too easily, to the point of boredom.” — Vanity Fair: “After the Gold Rush”, Sep. 1, 1990 [3]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, need for admiration, haughty

“Love him or hate him, Donald Trump is a man who is certain about what he wants and sets out to get it, no holds barred,” Trump said about himself one time. “Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money.” [10]
Narcissism: Self-importance, fantasies of unlimited power, entitlement, belief in own specialness, exploitative, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, aggressiveness, lack of remorse

“My Twitter has become so powerful that I can actually make my enemies tell the truth.” [4]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, need for admiration, envied by others, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot people and I wouldn’t lose voters.” Spoken while pointing his finger at the rally crowd like he was shooting a handgun. Sioux Center, Iowa, Jan. 23, 2016 [5]
Narcissism: Self-importance, fantasies of unlimited power, need for admiration, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, reckless disregard, lack of remorse

“There are people — I categorize them as life’s losers — who get their sense of accomplishment and achievement from trying to stop others. As far as I’m concerned, if they had any real ability, they wouldn’t be fighting me, they’d be doing something constructive themselves.” — The Art of the Deal, page 59, 1987 [3]
Narcissism: Fantasies of unlimited brilliance, belief in own uniqueness, envied by others, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality

“My life has been about winning. My life has not been about losing.” — Time: “Donald Trump Explains All,” Aug. 20, 2015 [3]
Narcissism: Fantasies of unlimited success, Belief in own uniqueness, envied by others, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness (about losing)

“The point is, you can never be too greedy.” [4]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, lack of remorse

“Sorry losers and haters, but my I.Q. is one of the highest -and you all know it! Please don’t feel so stupid or insecure, it’s not your fault” — Twitter, May 8, 2013 [13]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, Belief in own uniqueness, envy by others, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I’ve had a beautiful, I’ve had a flawless campaign. You’ll be writing books about this campaign.” – July 29, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, sense of entitlement

“I think the only difference between me and the other candidates is that I’m more honest and my women are more beautiful.” [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness, need for admiration, envied by others
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness (about being honest)

“I don’t think I’ve made mistakes. Every time somebody said I made a mistake, they do the polls and my numbers go up, so I guess I haven’t made any mistakes.” [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness, envy by others
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“I think I’m like the largest or one of the largest [political] contributors. I’m maxed out every year.” — “Larry King Live,” Oct. 8. 1999 [3]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, need for admiration
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“My entire life, I’ve watched politicians bragging about how poor they are, how they came from nothing, how poor their parents and grandparents were. And I said to myself, if they can stay so poor for so many generations, maybe this isn’t the kind of person we want to be electing to higher office. How smart can they be? They’re morons.” –Donald Trump, New York Times interview with Maureen Dowd, Nov. 28, 1999 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasy of unlimited success & brilliance, lack of empathy

“I think I’ve made a lot of sacrifices. I work very, very hard. I’ve created thousands and thousands of jobs, tens of thousands of jobs, built great structures. I’ve had tremendous success. I think I’ve done a lot.” – Rejecting the assertion made at the Democratic convention by Muslim lawyer Khizr Khan, whose son died in Iraq in 2004, that Trump had “sacrificed nothing and no one.” Trump could not name any actual sacrifice when pressed to elaborate; ABC News interview, July 30, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, need for excessive admiration, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality

How large a role does pure ego play in your deal making and enjoyment of publicity? “Every successful person has a very large ego.” Every successful person? Mother Teresa? Jesus Christ? “Far greater egos than you will ever understand.” — Playboy, Interview “Donald Trump,” 1990 [3]
Narcissism: Self-importance, fantasies of unlimited success, Belief in own uniqueness, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I think I am, actually humble. I think I’m much more humble than you would understand.” –Donald Trump, 60 Minutes interview, July 17, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, belief in own specialness (in humility!), lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality

“Number one, I have great respect for women. I was the one that really broke the glass ceiling on behalf of women, more than anybody in the construction industry.” [4]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, exploitative, lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“Women: You have to treat them like shit.” [1]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, lack of remorse

“Yeah, she’s really something, and what a beauty, that one. If I weren’t happily married and, ya know, her father . . . ” –Donald Trump on his daughter Ivanka [1]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity

“He referred to my hands, if they’re small, something else must be small. I guarantee you there’s no problem. I guarantee it.” – Defending his penis size in reference to a joke by rival Marco Rubio, GOP presidential debate, Mar. 3, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, haughty

“You know I’m automatically attracted to beautiful – I just start kissing them. It’s like a magnet. Just kiss. I don’t even wait. And when you’re a star, they let you do it. You can do anything. Grab them by the pussy. You can do anything.” – Donald Trump in a 2005 interview with Access Hollywood’s Billy Bush [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, entitlement, exploitative
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity

“You can do anything. Grab ’em by the pussy. You can do anything.” – Picked up by a hot mic on a 2005 Access Hollywood tape. Trump later said the comments were “locker-room talk.” [8]
Narcissism: Self-importance, entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity, reckless disregard

“I sorta get away with things like that.” — On bursting into Miss Universe pageant dressing rooms [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, Belief in own uniqueness, entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogant
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity, lack of remorse

“All of the women on ‘The Apprentice’ flirted with me – consciously or unconsciously. That’s to be expected.” [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of sex and power, entitlement, need for admiration, exploitative, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness (about such incidents)

“You know, it really doesn`t matter what [the media] write as long as you’ve got a young and beautiful piece of ass.” –Donald Trump [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality

“Believe me, she would not be my first choice, that I can tell you.” –Donald Trump, mocking the women who alleged he sexually assaulted them, suggesting his accusers weren’t attractive enough to earn his attention. (October 14, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Demean

“If Hillary Clinton can’t satisfy her husband what makes her think she can satisfy America.” –Donald Trump [1]
Narcissism: Exploitative
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness
Propaganda: Demean, defame

“You’re disgusting” – said to a female lawyer during a court case after she asked for a break to pump breast milk for her 3-month-old daughter. [10]
Narcissism: Exploitative, lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality, irritability

“I know where she went – it’s disgusting, I don’t want to talk about it. No, it’s too disgusting. Don’t say it, it’s disgusting.” –On Hillary Clinton’s bathroom break during a Democratic presidential debate [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality

“You could see there was blood coming out of her eyes. Blood coming out of her wherever.” – Insulting Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly over her questions during the first Republican primary debate [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, irritability

“There has to be some form of punishment…you go back to a position like they had where they would perhaps go to illegal places, but we have to ban it.” –Donald Trump on women who have abortions, MSNBC interview, March 30, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality, reckless disregard
Propaganda: Blame

“Look at that face! Would anyone vote for that? Can you imagine that, the face of our next president I mean, she’s a woman, and I’m not s’posedta say bad things, but really, folks, come on. Are we serious?” – About GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Debase, defame, dehumanize

“I think the only card she has is the women’s card. She has got nothing else going. Frankly, if Hillary Clinton were a man, I don’t think she would get 5% of the vote. And the beautiful thing is women don’t like her, OK?” –Victory press conference, New York, Apr. 26, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, arrogance
Propaganda: Big lie, debase, defame, dehumanize

“I don’t think Ivanka would do that, although she does have a very nice figure. I’ve said if Ivanka weren’t my daughter, perhaps I’d be dating her.” – When asked how he would react if Ivanka posed for Playboy [1]
Narcissism: Fantasies of sex
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity

“Must be a pretty picture, you dropping to your knees.” –Donald Trump to female ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ contestant Brande Roderick, after another cast member said she had gotten down on her knees and begged not to be fired [1]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity, lack of remorse

“Nobody respects women more than me.”
Three minutes later: “Such a nasty woman.” – Third presidential debate, Oct. 19, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Defame

“There were people that were cheering on the other side of New Jersey, where you have large Arab populations. They were cheering as the World Trade Center came down.” –Donald Trump, making an unfounded accusation regarding the 9/11 attacks [1]
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness
Propaganda: Big lie, defame, provoke, pander

“Appreciate the congrats for being right on radical Islamic terrorism.” – Tweet following the Orlando shooting massacre, June 12, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Belief that others envy him, haughty
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness (he wasn’t right)

“His wife, she was standing there, she had nothing to say. She probably — maybe she wasn’t allowed to have anything to say.” —Donald Trump, smearing Ghazala Khan, the mother of a fallen American soldier, by implying that she was not allowed to speak, despite the fact that she has spoken publicly about her son’s death (ABC News interview, July 30, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy
Propaganda: Debase, defame, dehumanize

“The other thing with the terrorists is you have to take out their families, when you get these terrorists, you have to take out their families. They care about their lives, don’t kid yourself. When they say they don’t care about their lives, you have to take out their families.” –Donald Trump, Fox News interview, Dec. 2, 2015 [1]
Narcissism: Fantasy of unlimited power, entitlement, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity, aggressiveness, reckless disregard, irresponsibility
Propaganda: Blame, provoke, emotional symbol, pander

“When Iran, when they circle our beautiful destroyers with their little boats, and they make gestures at our people that they shouldn’t be allowed to make, they will be shot out of the water.” – Pensacola, Florida, Sept. 9, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, arrogant
Sociopathy: Reckless disregard, irresponsibility
Propaganda: Provoke, crisis

“Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country’s representatives can figure out what is going on.” – Himself [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogance
Propaganda: Big lie, dehumanize, provoke, pander

“I’ve won many club championships and I was always the best athlete. But I’ve won many a club championship. It’s something that people don’t know unless they are with me and have played with me.” — The Atlantic: “What Exactly is Donald Trump’s Deal,” Apr. 2013 [3]
Narcissism: Fantasies of unlimited success, Belief in own uniqueness, envied by others
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness

“An ‘extremely credible source’ has called my office and told me that Barack Obama’s birth certificate is a fraud.” [9]
Narcissism: Exploitative
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness, irresponsibility, lack of remorse (for years of lying)

“I have people that have been studying [Obama’s birth certificate] and they cannot believe what they’re finding… I would like to have him show his birth certificate, and can I be honest with you, I hope he can. Because if he can’t, if he can’t, if he wasn’t born in this country, which is a real possibility…then he has pulled one of the great cons in the history of politics.” –Three weeks before Obama released his long-form birth certificate in 2011 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, entitlement, exploitative
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity
Propaganda: Big lie

“Hillary Clinton … started the birther controversy. I finished it.” – Falsely claiming that Hillary Clinton started the rumors that President Obama was not born in the United States; Sep. 16, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness, lack of remorse
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat (he led birther movement for years)

“These are stupid people that say, ‘Oh didn’t Trump declare bankruptcy? Didn’t he go bankrupt?’ I didn’t go bankrupt.” –Donald Trump, on filing for bankruptcy on parts of his various businesses [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own specialness, need for admiration, arrogance
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“When it comes time to default, they’re not going to remember any of the Republicans’ names. They are going to remember in history books one name, and that’s Obama.” –Donald Trump, urging Republicans to force a default on America’s debt so that Obama wouldn’t be reelected [1]
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness
Propaganda: Big lie, blame, crisis, no limits

“I’ve seen numbers of 24 percent — I actually saw a number of 42 percent unemployment. Forty-two percent. 5.3 percent unemployment — that is the biggest joke there is in this country. … The unemployment rate is probably 20 percent, but I will tell you, you have some great economists that will tell you it’s a 30, 32. And the highest I’ve heard so far is 42 percent.” –Vastly overstating the unemployment rate in a claim rated false by Politifact [1]
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness, impulsivity
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat, crisis

“We’re gonna bring businesses back. We’re gonna have businesses that used to be in New Hampshire, that are now in Mexico, come back to New Hampshire, and you can tell them to go fuck themselves. Because they let you down, and they left!” –At a rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire [1]
Narcissism: Fantasies of unlimited success, power & brilliance, exploitative, arrogance
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat, pander

“I might lie to you like Hillary does all the time, but I’ll never lie to Giacomo, okay?” –Donald Trump, admitting to lying to voters while speaking at a rally in Connecticut, but saying he would not lie to an 18-year-old cancer patient in the audience, Giacomo Brancado (August 13, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, hauty
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness, lack of remorse
Propaganda: Big lie, blame

“I will build a great wall – and nobody builds walls better than me, believe me —and I’ll build them very inexpensively. I will build a great, great wall on our southern border, and I will make Mexico pay for that wall. Mark my words.” [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited success and power, lack of empathy, arrogance
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat (1000’s of repetitions), pander

“I will build the best wall, the biggest, the strongest, not penetrable, they won’t be crawling over it, like giving it a little jump and they’re over the wall. It costs us trillions.” [9]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited success and power, lack of empathy, arrogance
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat (1000’s of repetitions), pander

“When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best. They’re sending people that have lots of problems…they’re bringing drugs, they’re bringing crime. They’re rapists.” –Donald Trump [1]
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness
Propaganda: Big lie, repeat, crisis, pander

“We have some bad hombres here, and we’re going to get them out.”
–Donald Trump, speaking about illegal immigrants at the final president debate (October 19, 2016) [1]
Propaganda: Big lie, Demean, debase, dehumanize, emotional symbols, pander

“I’ve been treated very unfairly by this judge. Now, this judge is of Mexican heritage. I’m building a wall, OK? I’m building a wall.” – Accusing U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, who is presiding over the Trump University fraud case, of being biased against him because of his Mexican heritage, despite the fact that he is a U.S. citizen born in Indiana; CNN interview, June 5, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, entitlement, arrogance

“Happy Cinco de Mayo! The best taco bowls are made in Trump Tower Grill. I love Hispanics!” – On Twitter [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, exploitative, lack of empathy

“[Putin]’s running his country and at least he’s a leader. You know, unlike what we have in this country.” MSNBC “Morning Joe,” Dec. 18, 2015 [6]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness, lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Big lie, demean, no limits

“Russia, if you’re listening, I hope you’re able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing. I think you will probably be rewarded mightily by our press.” –Donald Trump, calling on Russian espionage services to intervene in the U.S. election and help sabotage Hillary Clinton. The emails in question were deemed “personal,” but Trump has previously said he thinks they contain sensitive intelligence, meaning that Trump is hoping Vladimir Putin gains access to classified government information (July 27, 2016) [1]
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Provoke

“[Vladimir Putin] is not going into Ukraine, OK, just so you understand. He’s not gonna go into Ukraine, all right? You can mark it down. You can put it down.” –Trump, July 31, 2016, apparently unaware that Russia had already annexed Crimea in a 2014 intrusion into Ukraine that left thousands dead. [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own specialness, arrogant

“The man has very strong control over a country. It’s a very different system and I don’t happen to like the system, but certainly, in that system, he’s been a leader, far more than our president has been a leader.” Spoken to “Today” show co-anchor Matt Lauer, also pointing out that Vladimir Putin had an 82% approval rating, during an interview at the NBC Commander-In-Chief Forum at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in Manhattan, Sep. 7, 2016 [5]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness, lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Big lie, demean, no limits

“I don’t think anybody knows it was Russia that broke into the DNC. [Clinton’s] saying Russia, Russia, Russia, but I don’t — maybe it was. I mean, it could be Russia, but it could also be China. It could also be lots of other people. It also could be somebody sitting on their bed that weighs 400 pounds, OK?” –Donald Trump in the first presidential debate, Sept. 26, 2016 [1]
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness
Propaganda: Big lie

“I think our country does plenty of killing also, Joe.” –Donald Trump, seemingly unconcerned that Russian President Vladimir Putin kills journalists who disagree with him, when pressed to condemn such actions in an interview with MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality, reckless disregard
Propaganda: Blame

“There are two publics as far as I’m concerned. The real public and then there’s the New York society horseshit. The real public has always liked Donald Trump.” — Vanity Fair: “After the Gold Rush”, Sep. 1, 1990 [3]
Narcissism: Belief in own specialness, envied by others
Propaganda: Pander

“Now, the poor guy — you’ve got to see this guy, ‘Ah, I don’t know what I said! I don’t remember!’” – Donald Trump, mocking New York Times investigative reporter Serge Kovaleski, who has a physical disability called arthrogryposis that limits flexibility in his arms, by jerking his arms in front of his body [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy, Haughty
Sociopathy: Impulsivity

“I’m not a schmuck. Even if the world goes to hell in a handbasket, I won’t lose a penny.” –Donald Trump [1] Narcissism: Fantasy of unlimited success & brilliance, belief in own uniqueness, lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I sort of hope that happens because then people like me would go in and buy. If there is a bubble burst, as they call it, you know you could make a lot of money.” –Donald Trump in a 2006 audio book produced by Trump University, expressing excitement two years before a housing-market collapse brought down the U.S. economy [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own specialness, entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality

“I like kids. I mean, I won’t do anything to take care of them. I’ll supply funds, and she’ll take care of the kids.” [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness, entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy
Sociopathy: Lack of remorse

“Actually, I was only kidding. You can get that baby out of here. Don’t worry, I think she really believed me that I love having a baby crying while I’m speaking. That’s O.K. People don’t understand. That’s O.K.” – Booting a mother and crying baby from a rally moments after saying “I love babies,” Aug. 2, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness, lack of remorse

“I have a great relationship with the blacks.” “I’ve always had a great relationship with the blacks.”  – Talk1300, Apr. 2011 [2]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, exploitative, lack of empathy, haughty

“Look at my African American over here.” “Look at him.” “Are you the greatest?” Trump Then implied that the media  conceals his appeal among African Americans by not covering the crowd more attentively. “We have tremendous African-American support,” he said. “The reason is I’m going to bring jobs back to our country.” – Campaign rally in Redding, California, June 3, 2016 [2]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, exploitative, lack of empathy

What do you have to lose? You’re living in poverty; your schools are no good; you have no jobs; 58 percent of your youth is unemployed. What the hell do you have to lose?” –Donald Trump, making a pitch to win over African American voters, adding, “At the end of four years, I guarantee you that I will get 95 percent of the African-American vote.” (Aug. 19, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness, exploitative, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness (phony “facts”)
Propaganda: Blame

“Why can’t we use nuclear weapons?” –Donald Trump, reportedly asking a foreign policy adviser three times during a meeting why the U.S. couldn’t use its nuclear weapons stockpile, according to MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough [1]
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity, reckless disregard, irresponsibility, lack of remorse

“If she gets to pick her judges – nothing you can do, folks. Although, the Second Amendment people. Maybe there is. I don’t know.” –Donald Trump, in what many interpreted to be a suggestion that someone might shoot Hillary Clinton, her Supreme Court picks, or both, Wilmington, North Carolina campaign rally, Aug. 9, 2016 [1]
Sociopathy: Asociality, reckless disregard, irresponsibility
Propaganda: Provoke, pander, no limits

“I think you’d have riots. I think you’d have riots. I’m representing many, many millions of people. In many cases first-time voters … If you disenfranchise those people? And you say, well, I’m sorry, you’re 100 votes short, even though the next one is 500 votes short? I think you’d have problems like you’ve never seen before. I wouldn’t lead it, but I think bad things will happen.”–About what will happen if the nomination is taken from him at the Republican convention, CNN interview, Mar. 16, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, fantasies of power, Belief in own uniqueness, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, aggressiveness

“His father was with Lee Harvey Oswald prior to Oswald’s being – you know, shot. I mean, the whole thing is ridiculous. What is this, right prior to his being shot, and nobody even brings it up. They don’t even talk about that. That was reported, and nobody talks about it.” –Donald Trump, suggesting that Ted Cruz’s father may have been involved in the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, despite the fact that no proof exists of any such link, Fox News interview, May 3, 2016 [1]
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness
Propaganda: Defame, provoke, emotional symbol

“I love the old days, you know? You know what I hate? There’s a guy totally disruptive, throwing punches, we’re not allowed punch back anymore. … I’d like to punch him in the face, I’ll tell ya.” –Donald Trump on how he would handle a protester in Nevada, sparking roaring applause from the audience, Feb. 22, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Exploitative
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity
Propaganda: Provoke, pander

“You know what I wanted to. I wanted to hit a couple of those speakers so hard. I would have hit them. No, no. I was going to hit them, I was all set and then I got a call from a highly respected governor… I was gonna hit one guy in particular, a very little guy. I was gonna hit this guy so hard his head would spin and he wouldn’t know what the hell happened… I was going to hit a number of those speakers so hard their heads would spin, they’d never recover. And that’s what I did with a lot – that’s why I still don’t have certain people endorsing me: they still haven’t recovered.” –Donald Trump, reacting to the Democratic National Convention (July 29, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, impulsivity, reckless disregard
Propaganda: Provoke, pander, no limits

“There may be somebody with tomatoes in the audience. If you see somebody getting ready to throw a tomato, knock the crap out of them, would you? Seriously. Okay? Just knock the hell — I promise you, I will pay for the legal fees.” – Encouraging violence at Cedar Rapids, Iowa rally, Feb. 1, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness (paying legal fees), reckless disregard

“That was so great. Who was the person who did that? Put up your hand, put up your hand. Bring that person up here. I love that.” – Praising two audience members who tackled a protester at his South Carolina rally [1]
Narcissism: Entitlement, exploitative, lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, reckless disregard

“The press is now going, they’re saying, ‘Oh but there’s such violence.’ No violence. You know how many people have been hurt at our rallies? I think, like, basically none except maybe somebody got hit once. It’s a love fest. These are love fests. And every once in a while … somebody will stand up and they’ll say something.… It’s a little disruption, but there’s no violence. There’s none whatsoever.” –On his campaign rallies, despite documented evidence to the contrary, Mar. 14, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Need for admiration, lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness, reckless disregard

“Perhaps she made the story up. I think that’s what happened.” –Donald Trump on Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields, who accused Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski of grabbing her arm aggressively as she attempted to question the candidate. Fields tweeted a photo of her bruised arm, and news accounts corroborated her story. (March 10, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Exploitative, lack of empathy, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness
Propaganda: Big lie, blame

“What do I know about it? All I know is what’s on the internet.” –Donald Trump, on trying to smear a protester who rushed the stage at his campaign rally by tweeting a widely debunked hoax video tying him to ISIS, Meet the Press interview, March 13, 2016 [1]
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness
Propaganda: Big lie, defame, provoke

“Who knows?” –Donald Trump, when asked if he would start a war with China as president, New York Times interview, March 25, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality,reckless disregard, lack of remorse
Propaganda: Crisis, no limits

“He’s not a war hero. He is a war hero because he was captured. I like people who weren’t captured.” Speaking of Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, during a speech to the Family Leadership Summit, Ames, Iowa, July 18, 2015, despite the fact that Trump himself dodged the Vietnam War draft [5]
Narcissism: Self-importance, envy of others

“I’m going to open our libel laws so when they write purposely negative and horrible and false articles, we can sue them and win lots of money. We’re going to open up those libel laws. So when The New York Times writes a hit piece which is a total disgrace or when The Washington Post, which is there for other reasons, writes a hit piece, we can sue them and win money instead of having no chance of winning because they’re totally protected.” Spoken at rally in Ft. Worth, Tx, Feb. 26, 2016, ignoring the 1964 Supreme Court case which set current standards for libel. [6]
Narcissism: Entitlement, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness

“They don’t write good. They have people over there, like Maggie Haberman and others, they don’t — they don’t write good. They don’t know how to write good.” –Donald Trump, attacking the New York Times in a grammatically flawed tirade, Fox News interview with Sean Hannity, Aug. 1, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Envy of others
Sociopathy: Asociality
Propaganda: Blame, pander

“These people – I’d like to use really foul language. I won’t do it. I was going to say they’re really full of shit, but I won’t say that.” – About politicians at a campaign rally in Exeter, New Hampshire [1]
Narcissism: Arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness,irritability

“For a religious leader to question a person’s faith is disgraceful. I am proud to be a Christian. … If and when the Vatican is attacked by ISIS, which as everyone knows is ISIS’ ultimate trophy, I can promise you that the Pope would have only wished and prayed that Donald Trump would have been President because this would not have happened.” – In response to remarks by Pope Francis saying that “a person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not Christian.” Feb. 18, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, fantasies of unlimited power, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness

“I don’t know what hotel this is, but you ought to try turning on the air conditioning or we’re not going to get you paid.” -Donald Trump, delivering an extended rant about a hot ballroom at the Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center in Virginia. The hotel said the air conditioning system was working properly (July 26, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, entitlement, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness, irresponsibility

“40 Wall Street actually was the second-tallest building in downtown Manhattan… And now it’s the tallest.” –Donald Trump, bragging about his building following the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center in an interview with WWOR/UPN 9 News in New York. 70 Pine Street, just a block away, is actually bigger. (Sept. 11, 2001) [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“Dwyane Wade’s (sic) cousin was just shot and killed walking her baby in Chicago. Just what I have been saying. African-Americans will VOTE TRUMP!” –Donald Trump, tweeting about the tragic death of Nykea Aldridge, cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade, and making it all about him (Aug. 27, 2016) [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, exploitative, lack of empathy
Propaganda: Provoke, emotional symbol

“In the second grade I actually gave a teacher a black eye — I punched my music teacher because I didn’t think he knew anything about music and I almost got expelled.” — The Art of the Deal, 1987, quoted in Washington Post: “Has Donald Trump Actually Ever Punched Anyone? An Investigation” Feb. 27, 2016 [3]
Narcissism: Fantasies of unlimited brilliance, lack of empathy, arrogance
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness (story is a lie), impulsivity, lack of remorse

“‘You do know you just attacked a Gold Star family?’ one adviser warned Trump. Trump didn’t know what a Gold Star family was: ‘What’s that?’ he asked.” – reported by New York Magazine [1]
Narcissism: Self-importance, lack of empathy, envy from others

“Yeah, I guess so.” –Donald Trump, when asked if he supported the Iraq war, despite the fact that he now claims he opposed it, interview with Howard Stern, Sept. 11, 2002 [1]
Sociopathy: Deceitfulness

“The LGBT community, the gay community, the lesbian community — they are so much in favor of what I’ve been saying over the last three or four days. Ask the gays what they think and what they do, in, not only Saudi Arabia, but many of these countries, and then you tell me — who’s your friend, Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?” –Donald Trump in a boast that provoked widespread ridicule from the LGBT community, June 15, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Fantasy of unlimited brilliance, need for admiration, exploitation, lack of empathy
Propaganda: Provoke, pander

“I don’t care. It’s a long time ago. And he voted that way and they were also misled. A lot of information was given to people…” –Donald Trump, forgiving his running mate, Mike Pence, for voting in favor of the Iraq war, saying he was “entitled to make a make mistake,” but adding that Hillary Clinton isn’t (60 Minutes interview, July 17, 2016) [1]
Propaganda: Blame

“There have been many bad things said about me over the years, and in some cases they’ve been true. It doesn’t bother me. If I have a fault and somebody exposes that fault or talks about that fault, you won’t hear me complain.” — The Atlantic: “What Exactly is Donald Trump’s Deal,” Apr. 2013 [3]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness
Sociopathy: Asociality, deceitfulness (about not complaining), lack of remorse

“Trump Steaks, where are the steaks? Do we have steaks? We have Trump Steaks.” –Touting a steak business that no longer exists during a press conference by handing out steaks from Bush Brothers Provision Co. Trump frozen steaks were offered at Sharper Image stores in 2007, but have since been discontinued. Mar. 8, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, haughty

“I don’t think I’m going to lose, but if I do, I don’t think you’re ever going to see me again, folks. I think I’ll go to Turnberry and play golf or something.” – Maryland rally, Apr. 24, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Belief in own specialness, arrogance

“I’m a negotiator, like you folks,” said Trump, touting his book The Art of the Deal and trying to relate to the crowd with the stereotype of Jews as talented and cunning businesspeople. “Is there anyone who doesn’t renegotiate deals in this room?” “Perhaps more than any room I’ve spoken to.” He then implied that they would probably not support him because campaign donations could not buy him. “You’re not going to support me, because I don’t want your money.” “You want to control your own politician. ”  – Speaking to the Republican Jewish Coalition, Dec. 3, 2015 [2]
Narcissism: Need for admiration, exploitative, lack of empathy, envied by others, haughty

“I don’t wear a ‘rug’—it’s mine. And I promise not to talk about your massive plastic surgeries that didn’t work.” — Twitter to @Cher, Nov 13, 2012 [3]
Narcissism: Belief in own specialness, need for admiration, haughty
Sociopathy: Asociality

“You know, wealthy people don’t like me.” — CNN Larry King interview, Republican Convention, 1988 [3]
Narcissism: Belief in own uniqueness

“I had some beautiful pictures taken in which I had a big smile on my face. I looked happy, I looked content, I looked like a very nice person, which in theory I am.” — Crippled America: How to Make America Great Again, 2015 [3] Narcissism: Need for admiration

“My net worth fluctuates, and it goes up and down with markets and with attitudes and with feelings—even my own feelings—but I try.” — Lawsuit deposition, 2007, as quoted by The Atlantic: “What Exactly is Donald Trump’s Deal,” Apr. 2013 [3]
Narcissism: Need for admiration, arrogance

“At Trump Tower, I know everybody that goes up, and everybody that comes down.” — “Larry King Live,” May 17, 2005 [3]
Narcissism: Self-importance, arrogance

“Perhaps I shouldn’t campaign at all, I’ll just, you know, I’ll ride it right into the White House.” — “Larry King Live,” Oct. 8, 1999 [3]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited success

“I’m just thinking to myself right now, we should just cancel the election and just give it to Trump, right?” [4]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, fantasies of unlimited success, entitlement

“I’m a bit of a P. T. Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.” [9]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, need for admiration

“I don’t need anybody’s money. I’m using my own money. I’m not using the lobbyists. I’m not using donors. I don’t care. I’m really rich.” [9]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, need for admiration, haughty

“I dealt with Gaddafi. I rented him a piece of land. He paid me more for one night than the land was worth for two years, and then I didn’t let him use the land. That’s what we should be doing. I don’t want to use the word ‘screwed,’ but I screwed him. That’s what we should be doing.” [9]
Narcissism: Grandiosity, haughty

“We won with poorly educated. I love the poorly educated.” –Donald Trump on his performance with poorly educated voters who helped him win the Nevada Caucus, Feb. 23, 2016 [1]
Narcissism: Exploitative
Propaganda: Pander
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Quote Sources
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1. About Entertainment: Donald Trump’s Craziest Quotes of the 2016 Campaign
2. Huffington Post: Here are 13 Examples of Donald Trump Being Racist
3. Fusion.net: The Collected Donald Trump: 107 of His Worst, Weirdest, and Most Outrageous Quotes
4. Marie Claire.co.uk: Donald Trump Quotes: The Man Behind the Mouth
5. Newsday: Donald Trump Speech, Debates and Campaign Quotes
6. Huffington Post: The Comprehensive Guide to Trump’s Most Outrageous Statements
7. The Times of India: 20 Outrageous Quotes from Donald Trump
8. The Irish Times: Donald Trump in Quotes: 10 Outrageous Remarks
9. Men’s Trait: 32 Worst Things Donald Trump Has Ever Said
10. International Business Times: Donald Trump Quotes: 22 Offensive Things Said By the Republican Front-runner