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Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith (1731-1774), an Irish-born poet, playwright, essayist, and novelist, was noted for his graceful and lively writing style and for being a member of Dr. Samuel Johnson's literary circle. Among his best known works are The Vicar of Wakefield ; The Deserted Village , a pastoral poem; and The Good-Natur'd Man , a play.

Personality Profile For Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith

The following is a personality profile of Oliver Goldsmith based on his work.

Oliver Goldsmith is expressive.

He is confident, he is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. He is laid-back as well: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. But, Oliver Goldsmith is also unstructured: he does not make a lot of time for organization in his daily life.

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

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.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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