Popular sanguine talks for pleasure, powerful choleric for business, but they both are verbal people. Being certified in disc, i recommend both books, depending on the person im talking to. Popular sanguine, powerful choleric, perfect melancholy, or peaceful phlegmatic. Popular sanguine, peaceful phlegmatic, powerful choleric, and perfect. I believe these books will help accept yourself and your personality. Personality plus florence littauer the big idea the key to understanding others lies in understanding yourself. Popular sanguine, peaceful phlegmatic, powerful choleric, and perfect melancholy. If you have this blend, you have the greatest potential for leadership. Apr 23, 2014 t his is the first of a series on biblical personalities. She loves to talk and interrupt and has a gift of bringing smiles to others faces. I have read this book several times and i never cease to enjoy reading it. Self help books have become a huge part of my life since christmas 2015, when i had a serious mental crash and put myself through a rigorous get better program. According to some experts, wired that way, personality plusetc, one of those traits is a mask and not the true you.
Florence littauer shows how to determine what type of temperament you fall into. Littauer describes them as popular sanguine, powerful choleric. The sanguine is a very social person who likes to be with people. Included in the broad category of self help are personality books. It makes a world of difference when when dealing with other people like we all do every day, so wed better get good at it. One of the first books i saw him read was personality plus by florence littauer. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
Any such system has to make generalisations, trying to find a balance between accurate portrayals and a usable number of types. Now that youve taken the assessment, you are probably interested learning about each personality profile. I picked up personality plus at the store because it sounded fun and interesting. The four temperament theory is a protopsychological theory which suggests that there are four fundamental personality types. I made it very clear to him that i was curious about it, and he made it clear that it would change my life. Interestingly though, you mentioned that you had sanguine and melancholy in youthose are opposite in traits. The personality profile inside the book to learn your dominant personality was created by fred littauer.
Personality based on the four temperaments though i think the way it works is stability is when you are near the middle of the circle. An overview of the four temperaments kindred grace. The little things you forget the big four temperaments. Explore the depths of space, frostfilled forests, desert wastelands and the busy thrum of city streets with characters that are memorable and engaging throughout. Florence littauer is a christian selfhelp author and public speaker. They are sanguine, choleric, melancholy and phlegmatic.
Today graham and mike are exploring the powerful choleric. To name one, i introduced him to the world of contemporary christian music, and he unlocked the door to the library of positive mental attitude pma books. Everyone is created unique, and yet as a whole, people are predictable. According to some experts, wired that way, personality plus etc, one of those traits is a mask and not the true you. Each of the following statements relates to one of the four basic personality types. Popular sanguine, perfect melancholy, powerful choleric and. Personalityplus psychometric testing assess talent management. Personality plus will show us how to examine ourselves, how to polish up our strengths, and how to chip away our weaknesses. Its a great resource for personality buffs or mentors who want to be better at understanding those who we are blessed to serve. The model provides an overview on 37 personality characteristics. The 4 types of personality beth jones, international. People with a sanguine personality type tend to be lively, optimistic, buoyant, and carefree. It was developed by finding questions that statistically predicted self identified temperament in samples of people who already has on opinion on which one they were. Digital rights management drm the publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it.
Transitions and awakenings delights readers with 10 tales spanning scifi, fantasy, and horror with the unifying theme of no regrets. In this revised and expanded edition of personality plus, florence littauer draws upon the latest findings in the field of personality development to give you valuable insight for appreciating your oneofakind personality. Littauer classifies the four primary personality types. A perfect melancholys guide to living with a popular sanguine. The popular sanguine powerful cholericcombination is a natural blend. The terms sanguine, choleric, melancholic and phlegmatic were coined by the greek physician aelius galenus to describe the effect of these humors on human behavior. The sanguine temperament in inclusion social interaction, surface relationships and intellectual energies is a very social person who likes to be with people.
Eysencks personality theory psychology of personality period 8 which character u like. Buy understand your temperament a guide to the four temperaments choleric, sanguine, phlegmatic, melancholic by childs, gilbert isbn. Mar 19, 2019 the ospp four temperaments scale o4ts is a free and opensource measure designed to match the taker to one of the four temperaments. Hosiers 100 christian women who changed the twentieth century and has received the national speakers associations council of peers award for excellence and has been designated by them as a. No books from order of the sanguines have yet made it to movies or. The idea is that you can identify your own tendencies and those of the people you interact with, and adapt suitably. They bring life and energy into a room by their very presence. This book is indeed a plus since it also makes you look into other peoples strengths and weaknesses.
They like to be in roles that are constantly changing, as. These are the natural personalities that a person is born with, and the person will inherit it through his whole life. A supine does not express much need for much social contact either. Ive been looking for that test and finally found what i was looking for with florence littauers book personality plus. Following is a general overview of the four temperaments. They look like they dont want it but effectively hide their needs and expect you to read their mind. Hosiers 100 christian women who changed the twentieth century and has received the national speakers associations council of peers award for excellence and has been designated by them as a certified speaking professional. Understanding that, we are then shown the strengths and weaknesses that accompany each of them. Top 10 priceless gifts that dont cost a dime cheri gregory. This book features a thorough overview of the personalities with applications to many situations. I might have awaken your appetite to know more about this.
Of all the temperaments, the sanguine is the easiest to be around socially. At that time i had just joined a prominent multilevel marketing business and was learning. Personality plus by florence littauer, paperback barnes. When we know who we are and why we act the way we do, we can begin to understand our inner selves, improve our personalities, and learn to get along with others. The four temperaments were originally proposed by hippocrates the father of medical science 350 years before the birth of christ, to explain differences in personalities, based on the predominant bodily fluidhence the rather unappealing names. Plus for couples, personality plus for parents, and several other books.
Personalityplus is a proprietary and comprehensive personality assessment model that was developed by assess talent management research team. Sanguine, phlegmatic, choleric, and melancholic personality types today, there is no shortage of personality type theories, and our pages on personality types and tests are among the most popular pages on this site. Career fits for all personalities the choice driven life. Whether youve loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. Theres a copy for couples and a copy for parents, graham highly recommends this book. About the author florence littauer is the bestselling author of silver boxes, personality plus for couples, personality plus for parents, and several other books. This book will provide a quick psychology lesson in easy, enjoyable terms so that we may. Sanguine choleric 1 additional resources from classervices getting along with almost anybody. Florence littauer is the bestselling author of silver boxes, personality plus for couples, personality plus for parents, and several other books. The personality plus system allows for extensions by mixing profiles, such as describing someone as a choleric sanguine, rather than just choleric or sanguine. The four temperaments have never been a part of modern medicine or psychological science, but remain. However, lahayes material is well worth the read, especially on temperament blends. Personality plus is the culmination of twentyfive years of seminar speaking, personality counseling, and daybyday observation of peoples temperaments.
Now, personality plus at work takes things a step further and shows readers how to work successfully with anyone by paying attention to basic personality differences. In her book, personality plus, florence littauer makes an interesting observation about personalities and temperaments. The 4 different personalities and how to spot them. Four temperaments test this is a little helper for our four temperaments page. Littauer is best known for her series of books based upon the personality plus. If youre new to studying the 4 temperaments, check out personality plus by florence littauer and her many other wonderful books. Also books by tim lahaye on the temperaments, although his emphasis on christianity can be a little heavy going at times. She speaks internationally at seminars and retreats and is the president of class speakers, inc. Florence littauer there are 4 key personality types discussed in the book. The order of the sanguines book ii a vicious attack at a ranch in california thrusts archaeologist erin granger back into the folds of the sanguines, an immortal order founded on the blood of christ and tasked with protecting the world from the beasts haunting its shadows and waiting to break free into the sunlight. How to understand others by understanding yourself linkedin. The conceit of it is that there are four basic temperaments. It will help you improve upon your strengths and aid upon your weaknesses.
Jan 01, 2011 for 25 years, florence littauers bestselling personality plus has been required reading for employees of major companies. Digital rights management drm the publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to. Hippocrates identified the sanguine by the color red, or blood, which fits them perfectly. Nov 29, 2016 no two people have exactly the same personality traits. Jan 28, 2020 the sanguine personality type is drawn to careers that are lively, varied, and adventurous. To view further information about the sanguine personality type, visit personalityplus. Personality plus is the tool you need to change your life and the lives of those who care about, for the better. Why you need this book this interesting book provides keys to understanding those around you. It actually sounds like my threeyearold may have a sanguine personality. Over the last few weeks, graham has been discussing the different personality types as categorised by florence littauer, in her book personality plus.
She and her husband, fred, travel internationally conducting seminars. Popular sanguine, peaceful phlegmatic and perfect melancholy. Examine our own strengths and weaknesses and learn how to. The popular author of numerous books, including the bestselling personality plus, florence littauer has taught leadership seminars for twentyfive years and is the president of class speakers, inc. Learn to understand others by understanding yourself four type of temperaments popular sanguine perfect melancholy powerful choleric peaceful phlegmatic lets have fun with popular sanguine appealing personality talkative, storyteller life of the party memory for color hold on to the listener good on stage wideeyed and innocent enthusiastic and expressive curious volunteers. How to understand others by understanding yourself by. This is for you, about you and your answers belong to you. Youll learn how to accept and enjoy the traits that make each of us so different. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books youve read. Most formulations include the possibility of mixtures among the types where an individuals personality types overlap and they share two or more temperaments. Its always good to know your strengths and weaknesses as a friend, a worker, and even as a parent. Those with a similar personality may be impulsive like peter, but can be encouraged because peter was also highly influential.
One of the first books i saw him read was personality plus by florence. Ok, this is a short version of the career possibilities of all 4 personality types. Sanguine 70% sanguine the extrovert, the talker, and the optimist. At the risk of scaring readers, this is not a bad thing, just something to grow through. Personality plus is the tool you need to change your life, and the lives of those you care about, for the better. My fiance angel and i can say that our initial friendship deepened as a result of some important exchanges. Like the sanguine, they have a great need for social relationships.
Mar 27, 2010 interestingly though, you mentioned that you had sanguine and melancholy in youthose are opposite in traits. I first read littauers book when i was a 19 year old boy who had come out of a highly destructive and demeaning relationship. Personality plus by florence littauer and the spiritcontrolled temperament by tim lahaye. With this quiz you can find out what personality type you. A sanguine gets on well with people and can get others excited about issues, but cannot. She and her husband, fred, travel internationally conducting seminars and retreats. This idea is perhaps one of the oldest that looks like a theory of personality. There are four main temperaments which each person has to a greater or lesser extent.
The sanguine as a parent makes home fun is liked by childrens friends turns disaster into humor is the circus master the sanguine at work volunteers for jobs thinks up new activities looks great on the surface creative and colorful has energy and enthusiasm starts in a flashy way. Their cheerfulness and humor brighten everyones life. Dec 15, 2007 ive seen charts galore that correlate the various personality systems with each other, and while i do see patterns im all about patterns, whoever translated david keirseys four temperaments derived from the myersbriggs into the classic four temperaments melancholic, phlegmatic, sanguine, choleric must have wanted it to fit in a neat. In personality plus, florence littauer gives you valuable insight for appreciating your oneofakind, godgiven personality. For someone whos more core s phlegmatic or i sanguine, i highly. Likewise, each personality is different with its own set of strengths and weaknesses, and no personality is superior to the other. You can pick up a copy of personality plus and florence littauers other books on the same topic, including your personality tree, from amazon or paperbackswap. Your clicks and purchases help support kindred grace at no extra charge to you. See more ideas about personality, temperament types and humor. How to understand others by understanding yourself.
She includes a personality profile test that reveals how your unique blend of traits affects your emotions, work performance, and relationships. Upon completion, personality plus reveals how your unique blend of traits effects your emotions, work performance, and your relationships. Personality plus is one of the most enlightening books that i have ever read. Florences book personality plus is the culmination of 25 years of her and freds seminar speaking, personality counseling, and daybyday observation of peoples temperaments. Personality plus talks about four key personality types. You will have a primary profile the one which had the highest combined score, and a secondary profile the one which had the second highest combined score. This is a great reference if you want to understand yourself better and understand the others around you as well. Florence littauer in her book, personality plus, has laid out a wonderful framework for understanding yourself first in a quest to figure out what motivates the other guy. Ospp four temperaments test take a personality test. Despite that, usage of its terms sanguine, phlegmatic, choleric, and melancholic persists in both scientific and everyday language.758 1035 1050 125 1625 1348 702 1266 452 654 977 1503 146 602 1680 1261 1203 656 1013 1240 279 960 437 600 1023 1133 905 1256 244 1429 852 698 446 78 1311 642 1402 206 1484 1044 1181 884 1029 4 1001 1352