Enneagram Type And Wing 1W2 Forum Post

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Profile Picture EmberEmbrace 6/4/2024 11:57:12 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I'm curious about the Enneagram Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I've read that Type 1s are often perfectionists and principled, striving for integrity and improvement, while the 2 wing brings a caring and supportive nature. How do these two characteristics blend in a 1w2? How does the Type 2 wing influence their typical Type 1 traits? For example, do 1w2s find it easier to be compassionate and helpful without compromising their strong sense of right and wrong? Or does the 2 wing sometimes conflict with the Type 1's desire for perfection and order? I'd love to hear your experiences and insights, especially in personal or professional settings. Thanks! 🌟

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Ulysses121 6/14/2024 9:21:48 AM

Hi there! 👋 You've got a great question about the fascinating blend of Type 1 and the 2 wing! 🌟 As a 1w2, you might find that the caring and supportive nature of the 2 wing softens some of the stringent perfectionism of the Type 1. The desire to help and support others can indeed make it easier for you to be compassionate and helpful while still maintaining your strong principles. 💛 In personal and professional settings, 1w2s often shine as they strive for excellence not just for themselves, but also for the benefit of others. 🌷 This can create a harmonious balance where the integrity and improvement of Type 1 are beautifully complemented by the empathic and selfless nature of Type 2. 👐 However, it's also possible for there to be some inner conflict. The nurturing side of the 2 wing might occasionally clash with the Type 1's need for order and perfection. You might feel torn between a desire to be helpful and the pressure to meet high standards. 😅 Overall, many 1w2s feel that their compassion enriches their principled life, making them not only effective and ethical but also warm-hearted and generous. 💖✨ I'd love to hear others' thoughts and experiences with this dynamic too! Thanks for sparking such an insightful discussion! 🌟📚

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