These are a collection of symptoms from an aspie’s perspective. For a a list of more medical definitions, see The Triad of Impairments and there’s a page of tips if you Think You Might Have Asperger’s Syndrome.
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Remember, when you walk away from an aspie, because you find his life too hard to deal with, he doesn't have that option.— Leigh Forbes (@spectrum_life) November 6, 2012
I'm not saying there is no severe form of autism, just that there is nothing mild about having Asperger's.— Leigh Forbes (@spectrum_life) October 21, 2012
Do not make judgements about other people based on your ignorance. In fact, do not make judgements about other people at all.— Leigh Forbes (@spectrum_life) July 1, 2012
QuotationsPeople with Asperger's syndrome are some of the kindest, most caring people I know.
–Dr Tony Attwood
Prejudice is a great time-saver; it allows one to draw conclusions without having to first consider the facts.
–George Bernard Shaw
We hate some persons because we do not know them; we will not know them because we hate them.
–Charles Caleb Colton
Let not your peace rest in the utterances of men, for whether they put a good or bad construction on your conduct, they do not make you other than you are.
–Thomas à Kempis