O im sry did I break yer feelings? #aspergersmademedoit
Acting as if one doesn’t care what anyone thinks of them creates the illusion of confidence, since confidence in the redeeming quality of ones other features is necessary in order for one to so boldly express opinions which would regularly be seen as repellant to others.
Higher-level abstract empathy whether active or passive(refraining from an activity in order to alleviate angst for example vegan diet) and subconscious/intuitive/instinctive empathy. For example we know that a screaming person is in pain thanks to intuitive/instinctive empathy. We must have subconscious/intuitive/instinctive ’empathy’ to function in daily life.