ISFPs have strong instincts and a strong gut judgements. You are humble in their self-expression. You are quiet and reserved, and quite a dreamer. You take time to love and appreciate others around you. You’re a polite person and you don’t really care much about what others think. You love silence and to be at peace. You like private or intimate social settings and there’s no place like home to you. You’re playful and prefer fun and carefree social interactions over more work-oriented situations. You can be competitive in games and at work. You know exactly what you want and you’re comfortable taking risks to get there. You just need to think about it for a bit first.
You tend to take time to trust and to share with others, and you only share your heart with those you trust. You trust your own judgement and you have a firm grasp of the world and what happens around you. You’re often questioning others intentions and if they can be trusted. You try to control and slow down things so that you don’t become overwhelmed. You are down to earth and trust what you know and want. You trust and try hard to follow instructions and norms in society. You are an objective decision maker and you go with your gut at all times – and you don’t need to discuss your gut with others. Your strong instincts are remarkable at times.
Because of your need for courtesy, good health, and respect for tradition, you tend to distrust those who are in discord with society. You think everyone should work hard to respect their superiors and to go with the natural order of things. ISFPs are highly confident in their skills and abilities. As an ISFP, you tend to be open to learn at all times. Your ideal romantic partner tends to be the ESFJ. Their roots to society and their charisma and passion is highly attractive to you.
The ISFPs Four Intelligences
Heroic Artistic intelligence – Introverted Feeling (Fi)
You will spend your entire life exploring this function, and it will be important to you throughout your entire journey. It represents your ego, your dreams, your conscious experience of “you”. Introverted Intuition is about asserting yourself as a unique person in this world and walking your own journey, being true to yourself. This function is what you love.
Mentor: Extroverted Sensing (Se) – Natural Intelligence
This is how you grow and how you improve as a person. Whenever you engage in this function, you’re taking on challenges in life. You’re adding pressure on yourself, and you are in the pursuit of growth and learning opportunities. This function also represents your expectations and the standards you set yourself to.
Sidekick: Existential intelligence – Introverted Intuition (Ni)
This function helps you bring balance between your expectations and what you aspire towards, and who you are and your most basic desires. This function also represents a secret superpower within a limited field, something you have an unexpected knack for as a hobby.
Rival: Extroverted Thinking (Te) – Systematic Intelligence
This function represents your opposing values, the things you find the most tedious and annoying, but which you must sometimes rise up to deal with even if you dislike it. Most of the time, you should avoid making this function a too big influence on your life and your decisions.