❓ 26 Questions to Help You Know Yourself Better

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  1. 1.
    What are my strengths?
    I'm very loyal, tenacious, strong willed, honest, and thoughtful.
  2. 2.
    What are my short-term goals and long-term goals?
    I need to get my finances under control currently. I'd like to start a family in the next few years.
  3. 3.
    Who matters most to me?
    My common-law spouse, Matthew.
  4. 4.
    What am I ashamed of?
    My lack of discipline. I never stick to any routines that I try to start.
  5. 5.
    What do I like to do for fun?
    Watch movies and TV. I'm an addict.
  6. 6.
    What new activities am I interested in or willing to try?
    I am sort of interested in learning to draw.
  7. 7.
    What am I worried about?
    My finances.
  8. 8.
    What are my values? What do I believe in?
    I believe in honesty and justice, teaching people how to treat you, taking responsibility for your actions, and being loyal to your people.
  9. 9.
    If I could have one wish, it'd be
    For my thyroid eye disease to go into remission and for me to get eyelid reconstruction so that I might recognize myself when I look in the mirror.
  10. 10.
    Where do I feel safest?
    At home with my partner and two cats.
  11. 11.
    What or who gives me comfort?
    After a weekend of having to socialize, when I'm able to just be by myself or with my partner at home.
  12. 12.
    If I wasn't afraid, I would
    Walk by myself at night.
  13. 13.
    What is my proudest accomplishment?
    Finishing my shorthand speeds early and graduating with honours while fighting with my autoimmune disease diagnosis.
  14. 14.
    What is my biggest failure?
    I could've been a better dancer than I was if I worked a little harder. I mean, I never had the feet for it, but I had promise in other ways. I just could've been better.
  15. 15.
    Am I a night owl or an early bird?
    I'm a night owl.
  16. 16.
    What do I like about my job? What do I dislike?
    I like being a fly on the wall while listening to legal testimony. I don't like how inconsistent the pay is. I'm a court reporter (aka stenographer).
  17. 17.
    What does my inner critic tell me?
    That I'm a fucking moron whenever I make a mistake or am clumsy or forgetful. I'm pretty hard on myself.
  18. 18.
    What do I do to show myself self-compassion and self-care?
    I try to make myself feel peaceful by making my spaces neat and orderly, by changing my bed sheets, by having a shower, and then getting into bed and reading. I also try to eat healthy and just be productive during the day. Get shit done. It makes me feel better about myself.
  19. 19.
    Am I an introvert or extrovert?
    I'm an introvert. I can fake being an extrovert for a while, but then I'm almost dead from exhaustion and need to be alone.
  20. 20.
    What am I passionate about?
  21. 21.
    What is my happiest memory?
    I can't pick any one moment. I have memories from my years of dancing that I cherish; I have memories with my partner, etc.
  22. 22.
    What do my dreams tell me?
    That I need to deal with some anxiety issues. I dream about running late on a pretty regular basis.
  23. 23.
    What is my favourite book? Movie? Band? Food? Colour? Animal?
    Harry Potter; True Romance; Bon Iver; poutine; oxblood; fox or elephant.
  24. 24.
    What am I grateful for?
    The people who have always been loyal to me.
  25. 25.
    When I'm feeling down, I like to
    Tidy up my spaces or go shopping.
  26. 26.
    I know I'm stressed when I
    Start to catastrophize everything because I'm overwhelmed.