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    Default insight Ni Ne

    Would insight be associated with Ni, Ne or can it be both?

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    Not sure what you specifically mean by "insight", but all types experience it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Night View Post
    Not sure what you specifically mean by "insight", but all types experience it.
    I mean the ability to gain an inner understanding of something without it being right in front of you.

    According to Wiki:

    Insight can be used with several related meanings:

    * a piece of information
    * the act or result of apprehending the inner nature of things or of seeing intuitively
    * the power of acute observation and deduction, penetration,discernment, perception
    * introspection

    An insight that manifests itself suddenly, such as understanding how to solve a difficult problem, is called with a German word Aha-Erlebnis. The term was coined by the German psychologist and theoretical linguist Karl Bühler. It is also known as an epiphany.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Night View Post
    ...but all types experience it.
    I mean in reference to it being an repeated quality to the personality. Such as being able to always read between the lines and see the hidden meaning behind all situations.

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    All types of people still experience those things.

    The basic thing I guess you can say is that Sensors tend to pay attention first to the actual facts at hand, while iNtuitives usually focus first on the implications suggested by those facts. "Insight" like you describe it here tend to be more related to the latter.
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    alright, thanks.

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    both Ni and Ne. all types experience this because all types use either Ni or Ne. this IS an intuition thing, to be clear.

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    alright. if insight is the wrong word to differentiate the two, is the a word to define each one?

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    I've been told that 'epiphanies' are more of an Ni thing, especially if it's related to a solution to a problem or a single person or thing.

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