Definitions: (1) an extraordinary power for leadership and the ability to inspire veneration; (2) a personal magnetism facilitating the ability to attract or influence others

Derivation: Greek, “favor, grace”

People Who Exemplify This Quality:
• John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917–1963) 35th President of the United States
• John Winston Ono Lennon (1940-1980) English singer/songwriter

If you listen you will double your charisma. — David Niven (1910-1983) British actor and novelist
• You can be revered for all sorts of qualities, but to be truly charismatic is rare. — Francesca Annis (1945-) English actress