So I assume everyone has heard of the proust questionnaire… if you haven’t I am here to explain!
The Proust Questionnaire was started by Marcel Proust, a French essayist and novelist, who believed that by answering the following questions, an individual would reveal his or her true virtue…. So in honor of Mr. Proust…. here we go!
Your most marked characteristic? My laugh and my big hair.
The quality you most like in a man? Creativity and a sense of humor (I love to be inspired)
The quality you most like a woman? Intelligence and self assurance (the combo is lethal)
What do you most value in your friends? Individuality.
What is your principle defect? I am bit socially awkward
What is your favorite occupation? Being a creator, inventing characters, writing stories, doing it all… thats the gemini way.
What is your dream of happiness? Successfully accomplishing all of the things I want to in my life time, all while having people I love around!.
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes? Death.
What you would like to be? A good person.
In what country would you like to live? Spain, France, Italy… I’d have to try all of them.
What is your favorite color? black
What is your favorite flower? Do vines count? I love vines and daisies.
What is your favorite bird? They are all so beautiful, maybe a Raven and a peacock.
Who are you favorite prose writers? Wharton and Hemingway.
Who are your favorite poets? Tennessee Willliams (His plays are poetry) Bob Dylan and Poe.
Who is your favorite hero of fiction? Jack Lemon, Sidney Portier and Cary Grant characters.
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction? Scarlett O’Hara, Madame Olenska and Maggie the Cat, Cesaria (Two Women)
Who are you favorite composers? Itzac Pearlman, Quincy Jones, Ennio Morricone and Miles Davis
Who are your favorite painters. artists? Picasso, Seurat, Thierry Muglar
Who are your heroes in real life? People who lived life to the fullest, didn’t mind taking a risk, and don’t mind aging.
What is it you most dislike? Laziness and Entitlement
What natural gift would you most like to possess? I would really like to be able to sew and to speak another language.
How you like to die? Asleep in my bed wearing a velvet smoking jacket, Sunset Boulevard on the tele (on mute), Lena Horne playing on the radio….and a copy of Ava Gardners autobiography across my chest.
What is your present state of mind? Frazzled.
To what faults do you feel most indulgent? Being a workaholic and a self competitor.
What is your motto? “If it doesn’t exist, create it, if you want it, go after it, if you love it, never let go of it. Life should be as exciting as a game of make believe. Never stop dreaming, never stop imagining…unless you want to take time and admire all that you have accomplished. ”
Your name or psuedo? Me Moo, Ry, Rye, Bread, Jill, Jillian, Treasure, Ryonce, Granny and Halle Berry.