Each archetype lives by different rules and conventions, and it’s always helpful to understand the thought processes and decisions of others by looking at the sayings they live by. Here is a list of the 12 primary archetypes, and the different sayings that each of them resonate with.

12 Primary Archetypes Sayings


“Do unto what others and you want others to do unto you.”

caregiver archetype saying, 12 archetype


“Creativity is a wild mind and a disciplined eye.”

creator archetype, 12 archetype


“Never be afraid to do the things that make you feel free.”

explorer archetype, 12 archetypes


“Stand up for what you believe in, even if it means standing alone.”

hero archetype saying, 12 archetype


“Don’t stress the could haves. If it should have, it would have.”

innocent archetype saying, 12 archetypes


“A day without laughter is a day wasted.”

jester archetype, 12 archetypes


“The measure of love is to love without measure.”

lover archetype saying, 12 archetype


“When nothing is sure, everything is possible.”

magician archetype, 12 archetypes


“All for one, and one for all.”

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“You are remembered for the rules you break.”

outlaw archetype saying, 12 archetypes


“Leadership is not a position or title, it is action and example.”

ruler archetype saying, 12 archetypes


“Knowledge comes from learning. Wisdom comes from living.”

sage archetypes saying, 12 archetypes

Have a saying or a quote that you think would fit the list? Feel free to leave it in the comments below!