Best Traits of Enneagram Type 1w9 (+17 Famous People)

In this article we discuss 1w9 enneagram.  Enneagram is considered as a paradigm which encapsulates the personality types.

It explains the models that how an individual comprehends the world around him and how he manages his emotions.

The system of enneagram explains nine various personality types and portrays all these nine personality types on a nine-pointed diagram that is helpful in explaining how all these types are connected to each other and how they relate to each other.

The word enneagram is derived from Greek language. Ennea means nine and Gramma means something which is in a written form or drawn. 

Enneagram explains that all of these personality types have a specific view of the world and contemplates the world around them via their own filters or lens.

So, it is now easier, from this, to understand how and why people tend to show a certain behavior in certain ways.

Enneagram demonstrates the chances for the development of personality and also gives the necessary information about getting to know the other people by describing how the fundamental personality suits and reacts to different supportive situations and stressful situations. 

An overview of Type One

People with this type of personality are considered ethical, conscientious and they also have a good sense of distinguishing between right and wrong.

These people tend to be crusaders, teachers, lawyers, advocates for social change. They always are finding ways to bring improvements in things and are also frightened about committing any mistake.

They tend to live a disciplined, orderly, well organised life.

They always strive to keep and sustain their standards of living and can sometimes be very perfectionist and critical.

These people often find it difficult to face resentment and tend to lack patience. 

These people are wiser, noble, discerning and realistic. Also they are morally heroic. 

Basic Fear

These people are afraid of doing any kind of corruption or committing any sin or being defective. 

Basic Desire

These people are willing to be good at their nature, being integrative and to be balanced.

Those Ones with nine wings are known as the idealist while those Ones with two-wing are known as The Advocate. 

Key Motivations

The notable motivation of these people is to become right in their every move and to struggle for the improved and balanced life.

They desire to be persistent in their pursuit to be idealists to justify their intentions and to get immunity from the criticism of others.

1w2 also has the same basic personality 1 traits mentioned above, but different wing traits from 9 wing.

1w9 Personality traits:

People with One personality type are on the peak of their idealism due to this type and nine wing then reinforces it.

These types of personality are then eliminated from the environment due to the reason that One is related to ideals and the nine wing related to idealisations of the people instead of people themselves.

Consequently those with the personality type of 1w9 become dissociated with others, they tend to be cerebrals, impersonal and remote as compared to those Ones who are with a two wing.

The major kind and wing are too somehow in conflict with the nines in that they desire to refrain from building things up emotionally but the One certainly is upto on bringing a change.

While on the either side of this both types of people have idealism and resistance, in common, of getting affected by others.

This type of wing comes with a kind of distancing, a perception of evaluating the culture from the outside.

Due to their obvious disconnection and logical orientation, those who are ones with a Nine-wing are mostly mistaken as being fives. 

Prominent figures of 1w9

Some prominent examples of this are Al Gore, Sandra Day O’Connor, Michael Dukakis, Carl Sagan, Dr. Joyce Brothers, Katharine Hepburn, George Harrison, George F. Will, Noan Chomsky, Eric Severeid, William F. Buckley, Jeane J. Kirkpatrick, C.S. Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, Cotton Mather, Saint Ignatius of Loyola, and “Mr. Spock.”

1w9 personality type overview:

Those people who are having this type of enneagram are often found to be moderate and objective with their dealing and judgment with the other people provided they are healthy and fit as they have a particular attention towards being dispassionately involved.

These people are often to be civilised in the most suitable sense about the world and mostly demonstrate an intellectual character and erudition.

There has been a sacred and unrevealed aspect of the people with this subtype.

They have a lot of attachment and attraction for art, animals, nature and most importantly for the humans as well.

1w9 try to keep under control their emotions of self-expression but on the other side they are loyal friends and generous as well.

Those who are Ones they try to set a precedent by following the principles set by themselves, teachings through embodying whatever they have believed about but the Nine-wing have shown a more retiring and gentle approach about life as compared to the Ones with a Two-wing.

They have god given abilities to speak and influence people, to write for a good cause and often bring their talent in use to spread awareness in society.

A person who is thought to be average and have 1w9 personality type he energetically propagates about what they believe.

They may become pessimists regarding whether people take their advice and then improve themselves.

The people with 1w9 are idealists as compared to others and due to certain other reasons the nine wing people will unlikely to take part actively in politics and struggle about bringing a positive and constructive change in society.

These people, although, have raised their sense of general responsibilities, their withdrawn tendencies mostly become the reason to be seen as elitists. 

The disconnectedness of nines and the impersonalness of Ones give rise to such individuals who try to counsel the other people wholy from theoretical ideas when they are trying to give up on something related to their personal behaviour.

Their feelings and sensations get suppressed and they also have power of being unrelated blunt about the motivating humans and about human nature generally.

It is also hard to detect the anger of Ones with the type of wing. They tend to express their feelings in rigidity, agitated and usually being sarcastic.

They Also like to be isolated and find the suitable environment where they are able to do their work without getting into a ness of getting incontact with the messiness of a relationship. 

The people with 1w9 subtype who are not healthy and fit are not utterly associated with their contradictions and feelings.

They tend to avoid those things which they think do not fit in their view point. 1w9 are often inaccessible intellectually and emotionally and staying behind the limits and barriers they have set for themselves about the opinions and views they hold. 

These people can actually detach them from other people,going to the hills,” and living a solitary life.

These people may also seem harsh and antisocial due to their harsh judgmental thoughts which are not in compliance with  any actual empathy for or identification with others.

Those Ones who are unhealthy with a Nine-wing try to get distracted by themselves and other people utterly by seeing them as problems to be figured out or vanished.

These people willingly get obsessions about what they get to  see as the awful behaviour of other people and compelling about taking steps to redress it, while getting themselves disconnected from contradictions which are a part of their behavior.

1w9 may also cause other people a lot of harmness as they do not get to know the extent or nature of the agony they’ve inflicted upon other people in the name of their ideals.

Positive Aspects of 1w9:

Positive aspects of 1w9 includes following:

  • Extremely perceptive , Sagacious 
  • Intellectual , Erudite
  • Emotionally restrained 
  • Very much idealist, Prefer to be isolated 
  • Spiritual People but also logical
  • Impartial, Calm, Moderate 
  • Easy-going, Calm, Balanced

Negative Aspects of 1w9:

  • Hard
  • Rigid
  • Cool
  • Impersonal
  • Remote

Type 1w9:

Those who are ones and have nine-wings try to have more characteristics of Nines as compared with Twos.

Both these wings, although, may be influential for their personality. People with 1w9 try to remain composed, relaxed and as compared to the people with 1w2. 

These People may be intellectual and somehow impersonal or disassociated emotionally like Fives.

These people tenare dispassionate , philosophical, spiritual and can also show a reserved behaviour as compared to people with 1w2s.

Apart from all this,these people are kind, caring and considerate about other people. 1w9 are also idealistic like 1w2s and they strive to bring improvements in them and also they want the world around them to be improved.

But these people usually work being with themselves mostly in contrast to those people who are on the front line. 

These people love to explain and teach their viewpoints being relaxed with determination instead of getting into arguments with other people or eagerly intensifying their voice to make people believe in them to be changed. 

  They like to teach and explain their views calmly but Resolutely rather than debating with people or passionately raising their voice.

These people also get involved and love nature and animals because these people are simple, pure and natural.

People with this personality are gentle and they are not into being angry as compared to 1w2s.

On the either side 1w9s seem to be more idealistics and they also have expectations of being perfectionists which is not possible humanity.

These People may appear to be too impersonal, cold, remote and rigid being more focused about their ideals as compared to an individual person.

Being on the peake of their negativity these people can be bitter, contemptuous, seemingly elitists, disdainful and condescending and ignorants too. 

These people can also appear to be undisciplined, striving for their own good, immoral and promulgated. 

Some people may get to know that they can have these descriptions of type one with a two wing.

FAQs about 1w9 Enneagram

Q1. What is Enneagram?

Enneagram is considered as a paradigm which encapsulates the personality types.

It explains the models that how an individual comprehends the world around him and how he manages his emotions.

Q2. What is Type One?

Those who are the Ones are thought to be as ethical, conscientious and they also have a good sense of distinguishing between right and wrong.

Q3. What is Type One with a Nine wing?

One with a Nine wing looks at the brighter and bigger side of things with a sense of calm detachment.

Quietly judgmental, less engaged than other Ones. These people can be dry, strict and very practical.

Q4. What are the positives of Ones with Nine-wing? 

The positive aspects of these people are as follow;

Extremely perceptive , sagacious, intellectual, erudite,emotionally restrained,very much idealist, prefer to be isolated,spiritual people but also logical,impartial, calm, moderate, Easy-going, and balanced. 

Q5. What are the negatives of Ones with Nine wings? 

Those people with type one and nine wings can have some negative sides too.

Such as, they can  be undisciplined, striving for their own good, immoral and promulgated. 


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