In the years that I was writing my biography of Earhart, I became smitten with her personality.
And far too much is made of that one guy's personality traits, even I suppose sometimes by me.
I wanted to introduce all of the elements of her personality and celebrate her legacy.
I like to wear bright colors because they match well with my personality: bright, exuberant, colorful.
Many who know, work for, or cover Sarkozy as journalists describe his personality as “too much” in most anything that he does.
So much for Mr. Belloc's most copious revelation of his personality.
Stuart was charmed with the effect of her personality in the character, before she moved.
We forget that personality once meant, not the soul, but the soul's mask.
There is no vague mystery about it, no tampering with the idea of personality.
A man of flabby muscles and gentle voice; seemingly unforceful, and with a personality likable, but hardly dominating.
late 14c., "quality or fact of being a person," from Medieval Latin personalitatem (nominative personalitas), from Late Latin personalis (see personal). Sense of "a distinctive character" is first recorded 1795, from French personnalité.
Personality is the supreme realization of the innate idiosyncrasy of a living being. It is an act of courage flung in the face of life, the absolute affirmation of all that constitutes the individual, the most successful adaptation to the universal conditions of existence, coupled with the greatest possible freedom of self-determination. [C.G. Jung, 1875-1961]Meaning "person whose character stands out from that of others" is from 1889. Personality cult is attested from 1956.
personality per·son·al·i·ty (pûr'sə-nāl'ĭ-tē)
The quality or condition of being a person.
The totality of qualities and traits, as of character or behavior, that are peculiar to a specific person.
The pattern of collective character, behavioral, temperamental, emotional, and mental traits of a person.
Distinctive qualities of a person, especially those personal characteristics that make one socially appealing.
The pattern of feelings, thoughts, and activities that distinguishes one person from another.