"The human race sucks. Human nature is smothered out by society, jobs, and work and school."
Eric Harris, who conceived the attacks at Columbine High, was more than just a troubled kid. He was, psychologists now say, a cold-blooded, predatory psychopath — a smart, charming liar with “a preposterously grand superiority complex, a revulsion for authority and an excruciating need for control.
Harris, a senior, read voraciously and got good grades when he tried, pleasing his teachers with dazzling prose — then writing in his journal about killing thousands.
"He was the type of kid who, when he was in front of adults, he’d tell you what you wanted to hear."
When he wasn’t, he mixed napalm in the kitchen .