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Take a moment to let us know a little more about your experiences as an INTP in the world. We would love to hear about your challenges, what you wish others knew about you, what books or other materials that have impacted your life and what you wish you could tell your 15-year-old self.

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INTP Articles

The INTP “Architect” Personality Type

INTP Survey: 5 Things INTPs Wish They Had Known as Teens

INTP vs ENTJ: Can Anyone Be Two Personality Types?

INTP vs INTJ: 5 Ways to Truly Tell Them Apart

Developing Exploration for INFPs and INTPs

12 Signs You’re An INTP Personality Type

INTx Unleashed: INTP Survey Results

The INTP In The Grip Of The Enneagram

ASK PH: Can an INTJ and INTP Succeed in a Relationship?

INTP Podcasts

PODCAST: INTP Personality Type Advice



PHQ | QUESTIONS: Introverted Feeling vs Introverted Thinking

Healthy Introvert Personality Types (Part 1): ISTP, ISFP, INTP, INFP

PHQ | QUESTIONS: Advice For NT Women

3 Styles Of Cognitive Function Loops (Part 1)

Developing Intuition As A Co-Pilot (INxP & ENxJ Types)

Introverted Thinking vs Extraverted Thinking

Your Personality 3-Year-Old Inferior Cognitive Function (Part 1)

Why We Need Introverted Thinking In Today’s World

Why The World Needs Introverted Thinking — Revisited

Mental Health Story And INTP Personality (With Christian Rivera)

INTP Personality Type Secret

Resources For INTPs by INTPs

In a recent survey, we asked all INTPs in our mailing list a question:

What 3 books/movies/courses/events have most impacted your life?

They responded with almost 400 items they have found influential to their growth and development.

We cannot share all of them here, but I would like to share some selected choices.

Disclosure: Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links, and at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you decide to make a purchase. These are resources that have not been vetted by the Personality Hacker team, so we cannot vouch for their content or value.

Influential Books (in order of frequency)

1. The Bible
2. 1984 by George Orwell
3. Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
4. Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
5. Lord of the Rings series by J.R.R. Tolkien
6. Please Understand Me by David Keirsey
7. Ender’s Game series by Orson Scott Card
8. Critique of Pure Reason by Immanuel Kant
9. Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
10. Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
11. Emotional Intelligence by David Goleman
12. Foundations series by Isaac Asimov
13. Notes from Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky
14. On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
15. Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
16. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
17. Quantum Psychology by Robert Anton Wilson
18. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain
19. Self Reliance by Ralph Waldo Emerson
20. Sherlock Holmes series by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
21. Siddhartha by Herman Hesse
22. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
23. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Leez
24. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig

Influential Movies/Television (in order of frequency):

1. Dead Poet’s Society
2. Dr. Who
3. Interstellar
4. Into the Wild
5. The Matrix
6. Star Wars
7. American Beauty
8. Fight Club
9. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
10. Lost in Translation
11. Office Space
12. Star Trek

Influential Topics (in order of frequency)

1. Chemistry
2. Logic
3. World Religions
4. Myers-Briggs
5. Ethics
6. Chess
7. Physics
8. Sociology
9. Economics
10. Debate

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