American Psychological Association (APA):
megalomania. (n.d.). The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition. Retrieved April 20, 2008, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/megalomania
- A psychopathological condition characterized by delusional fantasies of wealth, power, or omnipotence.
- An obsession with grandiose or extravagant things or actions.
“The megalomaniac differs from the narcissist by the fact that he wishes to be powerful rather than charming, and seeks to be feared rather than loved. To this type belong many lunatics and most of the great men of history.”
So.. Andy Dillon, what was your primary reason in bringing a suit against a taxpayer who was exercising her constitutional rights? Is it a sickness? Do you think perhaps, that YOU are one of the great men of history?