Definitions: (1) the act or habit of being predominantly concerned with and obtaining gratification from what is outside the self; (2) friendly; uninhibited; gregarious; exuberant

Derivation: Latin, “to turn beyond”

Balancing Qualities: courteous, sensitive

• Extroverts sparkle, introverts glow. Extroverts are fireworks, introverts are a fire in the hearth. — Sophia Dembling (~1950’s-) The Introvert’s Way {2112}
• There is no such thing as a pure introvert or extrovert. Such a person would be in the lunatic asylum. —  Carl Gustav Jung (1875-1961) Swiss psychiatrist