Can Your Personality Be Revealed by How You Do These 10 Things?
There are as many types of personalities as there are people it seems. Everybody is unique. Most of us develop traits from our parents. For example, anyone who knew my dad would say I act exactly like him, which is a high compliment in my book. There are some folks who love the mountains while others are more beach people. The list can go on and on. But can behaviors and mannerisms depict your personality...and how?
Awareness Act has listed out some small actions that may reveal a lot about your personality, according to science. Could this really be true? Could the things I do every day have anything to do with my personality, the kind of person I am? I had to find out if there was anything to this. Below is what I discovered.
LOOK: CAN YOUR PERSONALITY BE REVEALED BY HOW YOU DO THESE 10 THINGS?
Here's what the experts say: slow eaters have self-control and are more appreciative while fast eaters are go-getters and goal-oriented. If you're adventurous with your eating habits, you enjoy pushing yourself out of your comfort zone.
You would think that people who run late are a tad irresponsible. However, science disagrees. One study even shows that those who slide in late are actually more focused on details.
The Way You Roll Your Toilet Paper
The results are in. Studies show those who roll their toilet paper overhand have more of a dominant personality while those who roll it underhand are more submissive. What say you in your household?
Whether You Bite Your Nails
Do you find yourself nibbling your nails? The research says biting nails, picking at your skin, or pulling at your hair could mean you're a perfectionist.
The Way You Shake Hands
It seems that if you have a firm handshake you could be a very expressive extrovert. A loose one can mean you're likely to be shy.
Check Your Phone Often?
All the time I see people constantly checking their cell phones. Could this mean they're emotionally unstable? That's what some studies indicate.
Your Taste in Music
Studies have been done that show people are more emotionally focused if they listen to mellow music. More rational-minded folks tend to rock a little harder. Who knew?
Your Eye Contact
If you look someone square in the eyes longer and more often, you may be more outgoing. Introverted and shy people tend to not make as much eye contact.
How's Your Handwriting?
The studies behind this say folks who write in larger letters are more people-oriented, as opposed to those who are introverted and write smaller. The different directions your letters slant can imply sentimentality, pragmatism, or introspection.
Cats vs. Dogs
Here's another big one. If you're a dog person, it's usually a sign you're energetic and outgoing. Cat people are more introverted and sensitive.
How did you end up answering? Is there any truth to these reports and studies? I found them to be awfully close to my personality traits. Who knows. Maybe there really is something to the way you roll your toilet paper.
Personality traits can sometimes be unbecoming. Take rude people for example. They're in a lot of places. Even churches. You'd be surprised by the rude behaviors I've witnessed and I bet I'm not the only one. Look below for a few things that make the list of shame.