Caroline Myss: Who You Are (Really)
In her new book Archetypes, Caroline Myss has identified 10 common profiles that help you discover how you can best use your gifts. The first step? Discovering which of these best fits you.
Caroline Myss: Who You Are (Really)
The Intellectual
Do you study for the sheer love of learning? Do you often respond with your head before your heart? Before making a decision, the Intellectual considers all her options and then (and only then) acts. In her mind, painful situations are ways to develop wisdom, and mistakes are opportunities to learn.

Question to ask yourself: Do I overthink relationships, career opportunities and other important aspects of my life?

Most surprising characteristic: Most intellectuals process information visually.

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