The great Socrates once said, "To know thyself is the beginning of wisdom." There are many ways to learn more about your true self and identity—from journaling to meditating—but did you know there's a fun way to do this, too?
As a start, you can take online personality quizzes to get a sense of yourself. While these quizzes will not be a completely accurate assessment of who you are, they do provide some insight on yourself. There are a lot of tests on the web, ranging from more serious types of questions to fun ones that are easier to take. Here are some fun ones you can check out.
What human feeling are you?
On TikTok, a new quiz has gone viral telling you what type of feeling you are. Thousands of users have taken the test and shared the results with the #humanfeelings hashtag, which has over 10.3 million views as of writing.
You can take the quiz through this link, which will take you to a Russian site. If you're on Google Chrome, a pop-up will appear allowing you to translate the site to English.
The quiz has 11 questions in total which you can answer as honestly as you want. The queries will then lead you to different emotions such as True Love, Sincere Love, Unrequited Love, Humility, Anger, Despondency, Tired, Anxiety, Tranquility, and more—it's unclear how many total results there are.
Now, you might have heard of this quiz a lot. 16 personalities is based on Carl Jung's study of the psychological traits (introversion and extroversion) as well as the Myers-Briggs test. Here, you can learn things about yourself including how you reason with people, your openness to change, perfectionism, your nature, strengths, energy, and more.
The results will show you different MBTI types in four-letter codes like INFP, ESTJ, INTJ, ENFJ, and more. You can take the quiz here.
What type of creative personality do you have?
We all create differently. To help you understand your process, Adobe launched its Creative Types personality test, which will assess your habits.
The results will tell you how you can maximize your natural gifts and which creative personalities you'll work best with. Take the test here.
If you think you don't just fall into one personality type, the Enneagram is a quiz you should try out, as it describes how you interpret the world and manage your emotions as well as help you understand why you behave the way you do.
In this test, there are nine personality types: reformer, helper, achiever, individualist, investigator, loyalist, enthusiast, challenger, and peacemaker. You will get three types, including your core personality and basic ones.
The Sorting Hat quiz
Harry Potter fans, have you ever wondered which Hogwarts house you'd get into if you lived in the magical wizarding world? Pottermore has a fun personality quiz that will sort you into one of the four houses: Gryffindor for the brave, Slytherin for the cunning, Ravenclaw for the sharp-witted, and Hufflepuff for the loyal.
The quiz is available through the Wizarding World website and you'll have to create an account to take it.
Let me tell you something nice about you
In case you haven't had your daily dose of affirmations or compliments, this quiz will shower you with nice, feel-good words.
Taking it actually feels like you're just chatting with a friend—the questions are casual, ranging from topics from your favorite place to go and food to deeper questions about how you react to telling secrets and talking about your fears. In the end, you'll get results telling you what you feel like to a friend. Take the quiz here.
5,500+ character personality quiz
Another quiz that went viral on TikTok, the 5,000 character personality quiz reveals which fictional characters you are most like.
Created by charactour.com, the quiz features a whole database of characters from different movies, TV shows, and more. For each question, you'll be given two characters—you'll drag the blue slider towards the one you identify with more.