MOTIV Personality Trait Descriptions

MaterialisticOffbeatThinkingInterpersonal | Vital | Easygoing | Sectarian
Ascetic | Conventional | Haphazard | Withholding | Depressive | Rigid | Globalistic


*Rigid types will tend towards the opposite of the characteristics below

Motivation: To maintain peace, relax
Purpose: Energy preservation, regeneration
Conflict: Sloth vs. Mania
Historic antecedent: Phlegmatic
Historic example: Marcus Aurelius
Film example: The Dude (The Big Lebowski)
Counter example: Joe Pesci's character in the Lethal Weapon movies
Characteristics: under construction

*for a low score assume the opposite of the above. the descriptions listed here are made up of personality items. people who scored high on this type scored higher on the above items compared to the average. (more info)
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