Having starred in many breakout blockbusters, as well as more lowkey arthouse cinema films, Robert Pattinson has earned his name into the everyday household. Despite playing a huge role in cinema and having a large influence, few know Robert as he is, or even what his personality may be like.
It is readily near impossible to assess an outsider’s personality without the source itself taking the assessment. Robert Pattinson has not formally published his Myers-Briggs personality test or its results, but that is not to say that one cannot deduce and make educated speculation that Robert Pattinson is best described by the INFP personality type.
Robert Pattinson is an absolute super-star. He’s appeared in action-thrillers, comedies, dramas, and more, and the world around loves him and his works.
Still, Pattinson is no recluse. Instead, he is both quick and adamant about keeping his private life as private as possible.
Robert has friends and family who are not shy to fame themselves, but as such still prefers to enjoy his life as much as possible with those who directly make up part of it.
Robert Pattinson can be best characterized by the INFP personality type on the Myers-Briggs personality type indicator due to his proclivity for introversion, emotional attention, and passion.
First, to rightly understand why Mr. R Patz falls best under INFP, first you have to understand what even is an INFP. The term comes from a personality type assessment device called the Myers and Briggs Personality Type Indicator test.
The point and use of the Myers and Briggs indicator is to help organize and simplify interconnected characteristics amongst the greater span of the population. That is, certain characteristics overlap
While not automatically pinpoint in their accuracy to the very memories of each individual and upbringing, the results seem to take larger social and mental phenomena categorized to help one understand the larger more obvious personality traits one might have.
In this case, we have INFP to understand and look into. Each letter represents a trait.
“I,” in this case, is significant for its reference to the tendency for introversion, and being more self-kept, or being content effectively when independent.
The intuition is represented by “N,” a style of learning. People in this category prefer larger concepts and abstractions to their learning as their first approach, rather than step-by-step methods.
“F” is for how decisions tend to be made. F is characterized by a predominant desire to think about the feelings others and oneself may have by an action, used as a guide to then make a decision
Lastly, “P” refers to perceiving, or by how personal organization tends to flow or be prioritized. This is characterized more by free decision making than a typical commitment to planning list-keeping.
Robert Pattinson Being INFP
There are a few reasons one might attribute the INFP designation to Robert Pattinson. Some fans have attributed it to him via online forums. But then there are more sources to determine the same. Finally, though, there is a look at his life altogether.
Robert’s Personal life is notoriously self kept. Addressing the first aspect of his personality trait, the notion that he is introverted is supported by his actual life. Robert Pattinson steers very far away from any social media, stating that he is not interesting enough for social media.
In an interview with Good Morning America, Robert has made it clear that he likes to keep his personal life personal, whereas more extroverted celebrities typically tend to be open and quick with sharing about their lives.
Robert Pattinson has been a musician since childhood, took on modeling, and then became an actor. Many go the route of studying for a career and mastering a profession, and it is a noble pursuit.
However, for INFPs, it tends to go in whichever direction their heart tends to lead them. There have been many passion projects Pattinson has taken on, which change at any given stage of his life.
His decision-making is characterized by randomization as noted by this fun fact list: facts about Robert Pattinson.
Finally, there are two looks into the spacey, and focusedly aloof dreamer that is Robert Pattinson. In the first video, one will notice that Pattinson grew up a spacey kid who loved his sisters and cared about their wellbeing:
Finally, there is a look into 24 hours of his life, with Vogue, showing just how much of a passionate dreamer he is:
Indeed, Robert Pattinson works well alone on his passion projects but is also mindful of his relationships with others — as is his feeling nature, always taking him in the direction of his heart.