Myers-Briggs Type Indicator/ENTP

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Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
Introduction | Four polar dimensions: E/I, S/N, T/F, J/P | Four basic temperaments: SJ, SP, NT, NF | The sixteen types
QuickTyping | At work | Criticisms | Further reading


Famous ENTPs[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

  • George Carlin, comedian, author
  • Julia Child, TV personality, author, chef
  • Bruce Dickinson, musician (Iron Maiden)
  • Tom Hanks, actor (Forrest Gump)
  • Valerie Harper, actress (Rhoda)
  • Neil Patrick Harris, actor (How I Met Your Mother)
  • Bill Hicks, comedian
  • Bill Maher, comedian
  • Tom McLean a.k.a. "Frezned", internet vlogger
  • Bill Nye, TV host, comedian, science educator, engineer
  • Mike Patton, musician (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, Fantômas)
  • Suzanne Pleshette, actress (The Bob Newhart Show)
  • James Rolfe, internet personality (Angry Video Game Nerd), filmmaker
  • Adam Savage, TV personality (MythBusters), special effects coordinator
  • Sarah Silverman, comedian, actress, musician
  • Jon Stewart, TV host (The Daily Show)
  • Steve Vai, musician
  • Weird Al Yankovic, musician

Filmmakers[edit]

  • Federico Fellini ()
  • Peter Greenaway (The Draughtsman's Contract)
  • Alfred Hitchcock (Vertigo)
  • Billy Wilder (Sunset Boulevard)

Politicians and Leaders[edit]

  • John Adams, US President
  • Alexander the Great, conqueror
  • Benjamin Franklin, founding father, polymath
  • James A. Garfield, US President
  • Hatshepsut I, pharaohess of Egypt
  • Rutherford B. Hayes, US President
  • Mao Tse-tung, first Chairman of the People's Republic of China
  • Oda Nobunaga, Sengoku-period daimyo

Athletes[edit]

  • Tom Brady, NFL quarterback, three-time Super Bowl winner
  • Luc Longley, first Australian to play in the NBA

Literature[edit]

  • Douglas Adams, author (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy)
  • Lord Byron, poet
  • Lewis Caroll, author (Alice in Wonderland)
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge, poet
  • Roald Dahl, author
  • Frank Herbert, author (Dune)
  • D.H. Lawrence, author, poet, playwright
  • George Bernard Shaw, dramatist
  • Jonathan Swift, satirist
  • Hunter S. Thompson, author (Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas')
  • Jules Verne, author

Fictional Characters[edit]

  • Captain James T. Kirk(Star Trek)
  • Dr. Emmett 'Doc' Brown (Back to the Future)
  • Bugs Bunny (Looney Tunes)
  • Wile E. Coyote (Looney Tunes)
  • The Crypt Keeper (Tales from the Crypt)
  • Jadzia Dax (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine)
  • Ed (Cowboy Bebop)
  • Professor Hubert Farnsworth (Futurama)
  • Shirley Feeney (Laverne & Shirley)
  • Professor Frink (The Simpsons)
  • Garfield the Cat
  • Saul Goodman (Breaking Bad)
  • Xander Harris (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Haruhi Suzumiya
  • Dr. Gregory House (House M.D.)
  • The Joker (Batman)
  • Cosmo Kramer (Seinfeld)
  • Tyrion Lannister (A Song of Fire and Ice)
  • Lucca (Chrono Trigger)
  • Mercutio (Romeo and Juliet)
  • Morte (Planescape: Torment)
  • Odysseus
  • Kefka Palazzo (Final Fantasy VI)
  • Q (James Bond)
  • Polly Prince (Along Came Polly)
  • Dr. Ivo Robotnik (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Dr. Schultz (Django Unchained)
  • Dr. Strangelove
  • Captain Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean)
  • Tony Stark (Iron Man)
  • Dr. Peter Venkman (Ghostbusters)
  • Dr. Vink (Are You Afraid of the Dark?)
  • Fred and George Weasley (Harry Potter)
  • Vanellope Von Schweetz (Wreck-It Ralph)
  • Yosuke Hanamura (Persona 4)
  • Sirius Black (Harry Potter)

Others[edit]

  • Wernher von Braun, rocket scientist
  • Christopher Columbus, explorer
  • Satyajit Das, derivatives expert, financial commentator
  • Leonardo Da Vinci, inventor
  • Daniel Dennett, philosopher, cognitive scientist
  • David Deutsch, physicist
  • Walt Disney, animator, voice actor, entrepreneur
  • Patrick Dixon, business consultant, author, futurist
  • Thomas Edison, inventor
  • Niall Ferguson, economic historian
  • Richard Feynman, physicist
  • Michel Foucault, philosopher
  • Buckminster Fuller, inventor
  • Werner Heisenberg, physicist
  • Grace Hopper, computer scientist
  • David Hume, philosopher
  • Hypatia, mathematician, philosopher
  • Ray Kurzweil, inventor, futurist
  • Niccolo Machiavelli, political theorist
  • Moses Maimonides, Torah scholar, physician, philosopher
  • Maria Montessori, educator, philosopher
  • John von Neumann, mathematician
  • Robert Nozick, political philosopher
  • Robert Oppenheimer, physicist
  • Camille Paglia, social critic
  • Sean Parker, entrepreneur
  • Steven Pinker, psychologist, cognitive scientist
  • Sir Walter Raleigh, explorer, writer
  • Sumner Redstone, entrepreneur
  • Sally Ride, physicist, astronaut, first American woman in space
  • Murray Rothbard, economist, anarcho-capitalist
  • Bertrand Russell, philosopher, mathematician, logician
  • Dan Schneider, essayist, film critic, poet, founder of Cosmoetica
  • Socrates, philosopher
  • Antoaneta Stefanova, chess grandmaster
  • Alexis de Tocqueville, political theorist, historian
  • Xenophanes, epistemologist
  • Slavoj Žižek, philosopher, critical theorist

ENTPs at work[edit]

ENTPs in relationships[edit]

ENTP's love to be in relationships, and are very loyal, fantastic in bed, and great at managing life, but will not just be in a relationship just to be in a relationship. Entp's like to think they are the caretakers, and will do so for the most part, but for a true relationship with them, one needs to get past the strong exterior and nourish their underlying needs, which they may never tell you. Massage is a great way to get an ENTP comfortable. They are shy at first and never feel 100% accepted in social settings, although they tend to be the belle of the ball. They are interesting to talk to, and find the best friendship in those who have good conversation. ENTP friend are active, like going for walks, doing sports, going on adventures and trips. Love and relationships can be the best or the worst for an ENTP, as love can inspire and drive them, but can also drive them insane. Not feeling accepted can make an ENTP shy away and hide. Happy mediums can and should be found in relationships. ENTP's get very invested in their work, ideas or passions. If something is bothering them, it never leaves their mind. If you've found an ENTP who gets inspired by you, hold on for a wild ride, your ENTP will be wildly successful and needs a sexy partner to come home to and escape with.

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