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Type theory

INTJ - Scientists

INTJs being orderly and structured, understand the consequences of actions and like to plan in advance. Being practical they plan accordingly in order to achieve desired outcomes. Decision making is a breeze for the pragmatic INTJs who project an aura of self-confidence. INTJs enjoy theoretical and abstract concepts and are stimulated by challenges and problem solving. Being perfectionists, they set high expectations and achieve their goals with tenacity and determination. INTJs are drawn to scientific research and are capable of significant contributions with new ideas and insights. 1% of the total population.

Personality traits

  • Naturally attuned to “the big picture”
  • Rare combination of imagination and reliability.
  • Tenacious and strong willed
  • Stimulated by challenges and drawn to create solutions
  • Perceive deep patterns and causal relationships.
  • Value intelligence
  • Natural thirst for knowledge
  • Focused on the future rather than the present
  • Project an aura of self-confidence
  • Live in the world of ideas.
  • Pragmatic and perfectionist
  • Reserved, prefer solitary work to group work

Interesting facts

  • Perform very well in college.
  • Have long-reaching visions.
  • Value achievement highly.
  • Always make contingency plans.
  • In education, commonly found at the college and university level.
  • Look to always maximize efficiency.
  • Highly independent.

Common careers

  • designer
  • environmental planner
  • artist
  • genetics
  • inventor
  • business analyst
  • consultant
  • strategic planner
  • researcher
  • lawyer

Famous INTJs

  • Isaac Newton
  • Stephen Hawking
  • Allan Greenspan
  • Niels Bohr/li>

Quotes by famous INTJs:

  • "I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me." - Isaac Newton
  • "It is no good getting furious if you get stuck. What I do is keep thinking about the problem but work on something else. Sometimes it is years before I see the way forward. In the case of information loss and black holes, it was 29 years." - Stephen Hawking
  • "We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special." - Stephen Hawking
  • "To succeed, you will soon learn, as I did, the importance of a solid foundation in the basics of education - literacy, both verbal and numerical, and communication skills." - Alan Greenspan
  • "Einstein, stop telling God what to do!"
  • "Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it." - Niels Bohr

Hobbies and recreation

  • reading
  • hiking
  • backpacking
  • solving puzzles
  • lifelong learning
  • playing Nintendo
  • playing chess
  • swimming
  • kayaking
  • running