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SP Temperament - The "Creators"

Jungian Personality Types, Personality Test

SPs are observant, experiential and primarily driven by sensation. They are flexible, aesthetically-aware, "here and now" people that, with hardly a moment's notice, will go where their senses lead. SPs naturally make an effort (with a realistic approach) not to miss an opportunity that may prove to be thrilling, pleasing or otherwise valuable. SPs are are laid back, open-minded and love to feel alive. They have a tendency toward athletics and anything that involves creating or crafting.

The four SP "Creator" personality types are listed below.

ESTP, the 'Persuader'
ESTP - The "Persuader"
ESTPs are action-loving, "here and now" realists with excellent people skills. Informal, risk-taking, fast-paced and adaptable, they are not always in agreeance with rules and regulations. They are tactical problem solvers that desire quick results. ESTPs, who present a friendly and enthusiastic face, are straightshooters... (read more)
ESFP, the 'Entertainer'
ESFP - The "Entertainer"
ESFPs are cooperative, "here and now" people-persons that enjoy excitement and love new adventures. Because of their highly social nature, they are especially lively when they are the center of attention and hate being alone. ESFPs have a practical... (read more)
ISTP, the 'Craftsman'
ISTP - The "Craftsman"
ISTPs are adventurous and independent. They like to figure out how things work. They have great mechanical and technical skills. They live in the "here and now" which makes them adaptable and spontaneous. They like to keep busy and are action-oriented. ISTPs thrive on... (read more)
ISFP, the 'Artist'
ISFP - The "Artist"
ISFPs are artistic, creative, loyal and sensitive. They have a keen appreciation for beauty because of their highly developed senses. They are easy to get along with and live in the "here and now". ISFPs are adaptable, caring, independent and like to contribute to the well-being of others... (read more)
About Temperaments
Each of the 16 personality types can be classified as belonging to one of four "temperaments" (SJ, SP, NT, NF). For example, INFP belongs to the NF temperament. David Keirsey noted that the four types with N & F are most like each other (idealistic), the four types with S & P are alike (sensation seeking) and so on.

SP Population   (see all)
33% of all people
34% of males
32% of females

SP Career Matches   (see all)
  • Sales Representative
  • Systems Analyst
  • Artist
  • Mechanic
  • Technical Specialist
  • Police
  • Human Resources
  • Musician
  • Scientist
  • Trainer

Famous SP People   (see all)
  • Joan Cusack
  • Jacob (Israel)
  • Ernest Hemingway
  • John Goodman
  • Saint Mark
  • Mary Lou Retton
  • Judy Finnigan
  • John Malkovich
  • Chuck Yeager
  • Steven Spielberg
  • Paul Gauguin
  • Doris Day

Fictional SP Characters   (see all)
  • Jake "J.J" Gittes
  • Tuco
    The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • Kelly Bundy
    Married with Children
  • Mrs. Pumphrey
    All Creatures Great and Small
  • Archibald "Harry" Tuttle
    Brazil movie
  • Boba Fett
    Star Wars
  • Susan Hunsecker
    Sweet Smell of Success

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