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  • I'm an NFJ, and I feel more in common with the NFPs.

    5 17.24%
  • I'm an NFJ, and I feel equally in common with both.

    2 6.90%
  • I'm an NFJ, and I feel more in common with the FJs.

    4 13.79%
  • I'm an NFP, and I feel more in common with the FPs.

    5 17.24%
  • I'm an NFP, and I feel equally in common with both.

    6 20.69%
  • I'm an NFP, and I feel more in common with the NFJs.

    7 24.14%
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  1. #11
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    So essentially what I'm saying is that I can feel close or like or relate to individual people whether they are FP or FJ, but objectively the WAY I AM and express things is clearly more like the FPs around me, including SFPs, whether or not I actually get along with them better or how close I feel to them, I can't deny the similarities.

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    I feel freer around the nfps. To much J and it is restricting and two enfjs don't always just open up to each other. I think it takes the open/flex non-decisive/judgmental vibe for me to calm and open up. And by that I mean it positively that their dom is perceiving. I have more than 73% J every test so I have enough for two alone.

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    Hmmm I first voted NFJ, but I think I'll have to change my mind.

    ENFP's, INFP's and ISFP's are all people I really have a connection with. I like ENFJ's and really like INFJ's but ENFJ's can wear too much of a social facade. They can hard to be truly connected with.
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    I wish votes could be changed in polls...
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    well, i voted equal commonality, but i've been thinking a lot and it's really just hard to tell.

    in order of ease/commonality of resonance:

    ENFP, ENFJ, INFP (similarity in general worldview)
    ENTP, INTJ (similarity in intellectualism / humor)
    ISFP (similarity in artisticness / individual offbeatness)
    ESFJ, ISFJ (similarity in people-orientation)
    ENTJ, INTP (similarity in intellectualism / humor)
    ESFP (similarity in fun / novelty seeking, open warmth)
    INFJ (similarity in NF but hard to deal with their "closed"ness)
    ESTP, ISTP (similarity in fun / novelty seeking but very different)

    the most important connection for me would seem to be N, which is fairly unsurprising.

  6. #16
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    Equally in common with FPs as NFJs, but both less so than with NTs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zarathustra View Post
    NFPs: Do you feel more in common with the NFs on the other side of the tracks, or your SFP brothers and sisters?

    NFJs: Same question to you, but with regards to NFPs and SFJs...

    Erm... the two choices are hard to answer as conversationally I can have a more enjoyable time with NFP's, and the NFP topics of conversation/interests tend to allign much more with me than SFJ's do... but I can understand the SFJ's thought process/external concerns more readily, and we probably approach relationships more similarly.

    However, judging by my group of friends irl - I have most in common with Ni-ers. NJ's, really - they are who constitute my close friends, and I feel like I connect/relate to them pretty effortlessly - NFJ's and NTJ's. There are a few non-Ni-ers who I am close to, but the bulk is definitely Ni-driven.
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    IRL, more with INFPs, then INFJ and ENFJ. ENFPs are somewhat alien to me. I like INTPs and ENTJs a lot (I think them more than NFs).

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    i don't think my sample size is large enough to really say but i think i know more nfs than other types so maybe there's a reason for that...??
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    in normal daily interactions, how deep do we really dig into another's personal space-unless we attempt to forge a relationship with them? I'd expect that is where you will see the breakdown occur. Otherwise our own internal projections combined with the forgiveness and caring of Fi/Fe will fill in the gaps of misunderstanding that arise.

    I have the most issues with ISFJs, The very few Fe doms are a mixed bag-one adores me, even though I am a bitch as he says I can get anything done. With the others-it is klike we cant find a stable middle ground in an interaction...I keep molding and they keep molding...
    I most enjoy the company of ENTPs, INTJs, and ISTJs although I like a lot of INTPs as well.
    Oddly some INFJs seem very close to me and will share a lot of what they feel so I comfort them-ENFPs as well. But we NEVER touch values.
    I have to keep ESTPs and ESTJs at a bit of a distance as they dont really understand me, so it would be unfair to dump Fi at them and expect them to cope.

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