Although type theory has very real neurological correlations, it should be recognized that Jung’s was not a strictly scientific enterprise. It was an attempt to invent a vocabulary for unseen dimensions of psychological reality—to capture an experience otherwise difficult to talk about. Type theory, in this respect, is a description of—not a prescription for—human behavior. It’s useful in the way that wisdom stories are useful. It points us to certain truths about the human condition, and can tell us something important about our particular way of knowing and interacting with the world.

Lenore Thompson, Personality Type: An Owner’s Manual

glowcloudatlas:

Literally one of my favourite facts ever is that J. M. Barrie, Rudyard Kipling, H. G. Wells, Arthur Conan Doyle, P. G. Wodehouse, A. A. Milne, as well as the son of Alfred Tennyson and many others played on the same amateur cricket team AND THEY WERE TERRIBLE how great is that

Originally from I Am Groot