It is often hard to assign words to the values used to make introverted Feeling judgments since they are often associated with images, feeling tones, and gut reactions more than words. As a cognitive process, it often serves as a filter for information that matches what is valued, wanted, or worth believing in
. There can be a continual weighing of the situational worth or importance of everything
and a patient balancing of the core issues of peace and conflict in life’s situations
. We engage in the process of introverted Feeling when a value is compromised and we think, “Sometimes, some things just have to be said.”
On the other hand, most of the time this process works “in private” and is expressed through actions. It helps us know when people are being fake or insincere or if they are basically good. It is like having an internal sense of the “essence” of a person or a project and reading fine distinctions among feeling tones.