Introductions; see:
https://ericbolden.medium.com/an-introduction-to-classic-temperament-161c36fe8e3f
https://ericbolden.medium.com/an-intro-to-myers-briggs-type-d4ac97131f0b

COGNITIVE:
Functions (S/N/T/F) are basically responses of “YES” or “NO” to data.
Perception (Sensing or iNtuition) is an involuntary (“irrational”) form of “yes” or “no”, as to whether something just “IS” or “ISN’T”.
Judgment (Thinking or Feeling) is a more willful (rational) determination of “yes” or “no”, where WE determine something is “RIGHT” or “WRONG”.

The functions’ focus:
S=material [“known/unknown”];
N=hypothetical [“guessed/nayed”];
T=mechanical [“true/false”];
F=”soul”-affecting [“good/bad”].

i=determined by subject;
e=adopted from the environment

These can be seen as “divisions of reality”, like between space or time “directions” when we are facing one way and the other…






Eric Bolden

NYC motorman, MBTI certified type enthusiast, INTP, thinker about many areas of life.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store