Introverted Sensing* - (Si)
Introverted Sensing often
involves storing data and information,
then comparing and contrasting the current
situation with similar ones.
experience or words are instantly linked
with the prior experiences, and we register
a similarity or a differencefor
example, noticing that some food doesn't
taste the same or is saltier than it usually
Introverted Sensing is also operating
when we see someone who reminds us of
Sometimes a feeling associated
with the recalled image comes into our
awareness along with the information itself. Then the image can be so strong, our body
responds as if reliving the experience.
The process also involves reviewing the
past to draw on the lessons of history,
hindsight, and experience.
Sensing, there is often great attention
to detail and getting a clear picture
of goals and objectives and what is to
happen. There can be a oneness with ageless
customs that help sustain civilization
and culture and protect what is known
and long-lasting, even while what is reliable
*Adapted from Linda
V. Berens and Dario Nardi, Understanding Yourself and Others:
An Introduction to the Personality Type Code (Used with permission)
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