There's no universally agreed upon difference between the word sociopath and psychopath.
I see ‘evil’ being the actions of a person who chooses to be a sociopath , someone who knows right and wrong and chooses wrong.
While I'm well aware I have many mental issues, I know I can never be a sociopath because guilt and shame are my two oldest friends.
The term antisocial personality is often used interchangeably with psychopath or sociopath and is connotative of many forms of deviant behavior.
Franklin was a manipulative murderer and quite possibly a sociopath .
He or she may be a sociopath , a psychopath, or simply a good liar.
Isn't consistently showing a lack of remorse or regret symptomatic of psychopathy or sociopathy ?
No society has yet been able to free itself of sociopaths , extreme bigots, and aggressive personalities.
If these defects lie in all of us, which of course they do to some extent, then looking at a more comprehensive list of symptoms for sociopathy and psychopathy might lead the way.
He's grown into a troubled and sociopathic adult.