The following is a personality profile of Elie Wiesel based on his work.
Elie Wiesel is a bit compulsive and somewhat critical.
He is intermittent, he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. He is unconcerned with art as well: he is less concerned with artistic or creative activities than most people who participated in our surveys. But, Elie Wiesel is also content: he is content with his level of accomplishment and does not feel the need to set ambitious goals.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for self-expression.
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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The Righteous Among the Nations: Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust
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