Earth, Water, Air, Fire

The idea that typical human behavior can be categorized into four groups originates back to approximately 460 B.C. from the Greek physician, Hippocrates. These four temperaments are associated with the four elements: Fire, Air, Water, Earth. There is so much that is contained in the temperaments, but here is a brief description of each, according to Dr. Gilbert Child’s in his book, Understand Your Temperament:

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