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Friday, 16 December 2016

The Hero Personality

'The Hero'
Motto: Where there’s a will, there’s a way
Core desire: to prove one's worth through courageous acts
Goal: expert mastery in a way that improves the world
Greatest fear: weakness, vulnerability, being a "chicken"
Strategy: to be as strong and competent as possible
Weakness: arrogance, always needing another battle to fight
Talent: competence and courage

There is something universal about the hero archetype. We all have an inner hero and we are all on a journey through life that in many ways parallels the journey of the Hero

The archetypal hero appears in all religions, mythologies, and epics of the world. He is an expression of our personal and collective unconscious, as theorized by Carl Jung and Joseph Campbell. All archetypal heroes share certain characteristics. This fact has only come to light this century,. …read more>>>…