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Alan Watts

Alan Watts was born in England in 1915. He was an Episcopalian priest who became the spokesperson for Eastern religions during the late 1950s and tumultuous 60s. His first book, "The Spirit of Zen, " however, was written in the 30s when Watts was just 20 years old. He went on to write more than twenty other books. He died in 1973.

Personality Profile For Alan Watts

Alan Watts

The following is a personality profile of Alan Watts based on his work.

Alan Watts is unconventional.

He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is intermittent as well: he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Alan Watts is also proud: he holds himself in high regard, satisfied with who he is.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.


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