Though families have a generally similar way of thinking, for us, MBTI is a totally different story.
Seven kids who are old enough to be typed, and we have seven different types already.
Makes for an interesting time, to say the least. 😛
So, we have our family funny book in which we record snippets of everyday hilarity (I get a side-ache pretty much every time I pick it up).
This is where I got all these quotes, most of which are from the siblings in question while they were 6 years old or younger.
So… without further ado…
Quotes that sum up my siblings MBTI types, from their own mouths.
“ . . .PRESENTS . . . DANIEL! Who is good at it and likes it!”
(Overheard from another room.)
Beauty, Beeft hit you!
(While playing Beauty and the Beast with me… and getting fed up with how many times he had to play it. This was right after I told him to turn into a prince.)
Auntie Noodle came to town,
Broke the gate, killed the hound,
Ate the tomato, stole the bread,
Came home and threw the bread in her face-y!
Her own version of “Yankee Doodle”.
Hopt and byewtipo!
Translation: Soft and beautiful.
I’m not really a chicken fan. I’m more of a candy fan.
His reasonable objection to dinner one night.
Why do they call it ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks’? That’s implying that Alvin’s not a chipmunk! They should call it ‘Alvin the Chipmunk and the rest of the Chipmunks.’
Details and accuracy = important.
I figured out how to make time travel possible. But then I forgot.
He was honestly crushed about this and shot me a death glare when I had the nerve to chuckle.
Mommy! Mommy! I can’t find my shirt! Oh wait . . .” *relieved* “It’s on me.” *back to panic* “Daddy! Daddy! I can’t turn my underwear inside out!
Classic absent-minded professor.
I want shoes that dance upside down!
Let us all take a moment and give thanks that he doesn’t have them.
I’m deciding between being a writer and a tourist.
Upon being asked what he wants to be when he grows up. Travel writer, anyone? 😉
I think Bob the Tomato is my favorite.
The situation was a normal VeggieTales opening: Larry proposing something outlandish and Bob insisting that was ridiculous.
Isaiah was very firm and serious about his decision to support a pillar of sanity in the world.
Can we sing this song without the emotions?
His earnest request for a song in his preschool choir. XD
Is there anything I can craft you?
Asking mom after her breaking her toe.
I want to be the ugly duckling’s friend!
My tearful declaration upon being read the story the first time.
There are plenty more examples for everyone, but these will have to do for now. 😉
Hope you enjoyed!
What’s your Myers-Briggs type? Which quote was your favorite?