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Reviewing DiSC® styles
with Lemony Snicket
DISC® IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF EVERYTHING DISC, A WILEY
BRAND.
LEMONY SNICK...
Quotes presented for discussion
We offer these quotes and our opinions about which DiSC
style they reflect.
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
Which DiSC style would feel most
comfortable doing this?
Everyone should be able
to do one c...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
The i style would embrace this.
Everyone should be able
to do one card trick, tell
two jokes...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BEATRICE LETTERS
Which DiSC style might agree with
this?
Strange as it may seem, I
still hope for th...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BEATRICE LETTERS
The C style can focus too much on
what’s lost or missing or wrong.
Strange as it ma...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
People with which DiSC style might
nod their heads in agreement?
It is difficult, when faced...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
The D style wants to be in control.
It is difficult, when faced
with a situation you
cannot ...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE GRIM GROTTO
Which DiSC style might share this
frustration?
It is one of life's bitterest
truths that...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE GRIM GROTTO
The i style hates to miss out.
It is one of life's bitterest
truths that bedtime so
ofte...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
How would this affect different DiSC
styles?
There are times to stay
put, and what you want
...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
The D can have a hard time not acting, the i a
hard time with routine, the S with change, th...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE AUSTERE ACADEMY
Which DiSC style might need this
reminder?
Everybody will die, but
very few people w...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE AUSTERE ACADEMY
The D style can be overly blunt.
Everybody will die, but
very few people want to
be ...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR
Which DiSC style might agree?
The table of elements
does not contain one of
the most...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR
The D and i styles enjoy a surprise.
The table of elements
does not contain one of
t...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR
Which DiSC style might feel this
most strongly?
If we wait until we're
ready, we'll ...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR
The most spontaneous style is the i; the
D style tends to be the most impatient.
If ...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BLANK BOOK
Which DiSC style might feel this
most strongly?
It is very unnerving to be
proven wrong, ...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BLANK BOOK
The C style fears being wrong.
It is very unnerving to be
proven wrong, particularly
when...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE REPTILE ROOM
Which DiSC style might feel this
most strongly?
Waiting is one of life’s
hardships.
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE REPTILE ROOM
The D style is the most impatient,
but we probably all agree at times.
Waiting is one o...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BAD BEGINNING
Which DiSC style might say
something similar?
The worst surroundings
in the world can ...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BAD BEGINNING
The S style focuses on supporting
people.
The worst surroundings
in the world can be
t...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE END
This quote might come from which
DiSC style?
Those unable to catalog
the past are doomed to
repe...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE END
The C style is the most inclined to
want to catalog events and lessons.
Those unable to catalog
...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
Which style might say something like
this?
There are some people
who believe that home is
wh...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
The C style might take things too literally. The
S style is the most inclusive so might have...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
Which style might say this?
Bad circumstances have
a way of ruining things
that would otherw...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
Which style might say this?
Bad circumstances have
a way of ruining things
that would otherw...
― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH
The S style might be more likely to
blame circumstances than people.
Bad circumstances have
...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE PENULTIMATE PERIL
This sounds like which DiSC style(s)?
One can remain alive long
past the usual dat...
― LEMONY SNICKET, THE PENULTIMATE PERIL
Each style is reflected here and can
flex to accomplish even more.
One can remain ...
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  1. 1. Reviewing DiSC® styles with Lemony Snicket DISC® IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF EVERYTHING DISC, A WILEY BRAND. LEMONY SNICKET IS THE PEN NAME OF AMERICAN NOVELIST DANIEL HANDLER WHO PUBLISHED THE CHILDREN'S SERIES A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS.
  2. 2. Quotes presented for discussion We offer these quotes and our opinions about which DiSC style they reflect.
  3. 3. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH Which DiSC style would feel most comfortable doing this? Everyone should be able to do one card trick, tell two jokes, and recite three poems, in case they are ever trapped in an elevator.
  4. 4. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH The i style would embrace this. Everyone should be able to do one card trick, tell two jokes, and recite three poems, in case they are ever trapped in an elevator.
  5. 5. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BEATRICE LETTERS Which DiSC style might agree with this? Strange as it may seem, I still hope for the best, even though the best, like an interesting piece of mail, so rarely arrives, and even when it does it can be lost so easily.
  6. 6. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BEATRICE LETTERS The C style can focus too much on what’s lost or missing or wrong. Strange as it may seem, I still hope for the best, even though the best, like an interesting piece of mail, so rarely arrives, and even when it does it can be lost so easily.
  7. 7. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH People with which DiSC style might nod their heads in agreement? It is difficult, when faced with a situation you cannot control, to admit you can do nothing.
  8. 8. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH The D style wants to be in control. It is difficult, when faced with a situation you cannot control, to admit you can do nothing.
  9. 9. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE GRIM GROTTO Which DiSC style might share this frustration? It is one of life's bitterest truths that bedtime so often arrives just when things are really getting interesting.
  10. 10. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE GRIM GROTTO The i style hates to miss out. It is one of life's bitterest truths that bedtime so often arrives just when things are really getting interesting.
  11. 11. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH How would this affect different DiSC styles? There are times to stay put, and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.
  12. 12. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH The D can have a hard time not acting, the i a hard time with routine, the S with change, the C with looking up from their current focus. There are times to stay put, and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.
  13. 13. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE AUSTERE ACADEMY Which DiSC style might need this reminder? Everybody will die, but very few people want to be reminded of that fact.
  14. 14. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE AUSTERE ACADEMY The D style can be overly blunt. Everybody will die, but very few people want to be reminded of that fact.
  15. 15. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR Which DiSC style might agree? The table of elements does not contain one of the most powerful elements that make up our world, and that is the element of surprise.
  16. 16. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR The D and i styles enjoy a surprise. The table of elements does not contain one of the most powerful elements that make up our world, and that is the element of surprise.
  17. 17. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR Which DiSC style might feel this most strongly? If we wait until we're ready, we'll be waiting for the rest of our lives.
  18. 18. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE ERSATZ ELEVATOR The most spontaneous style is the i; the D style tends to be the most impatient. If we wait until we're ready, we'll be waiting for the rest of our lives.
  19. 19. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BLANK BOOK Which DiSC style might feel this most strongly? It is very unnerving to be proven wrong, particularly when you are really right and the person who is really wrong is proving you wrong and proving himself, wrongly, right.
  20. 20. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BLANK BOOK The C style fears being wrong. It is very unnerving to be proven wrong, particularly when you are really right and the person who is really wrong is proving you wrong and proving himself, wrongly, right.
  21. 21. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE REPTILE ROOM Which DiSC style might feel this most strongly? Waiting is one of life’s hardships.
  22. 22. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE REPTILE ROOM The D style is the most impatient, but we probably all agree at times. Waiting is one of life’s hardships.
  23. 23. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BAD BEGINNING Which DiSC style might say something similar? The worst surroundings in the world can be tolerated if the people in them are interesting and kind.
  24. 24. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE BAD BEGINNING The S style focuses on supporting people. The worst surroundings in the world can be tolerated if the people in them are interesting and kind.
  25. 25. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE END This quote might come from which DiSC style? Those unable to catalog the past are doomed to repeat it.
  26. 26. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE END The C style is the most inclined to want to catalog events and lessons. Those unable to catalog the past are doomed to repeat it.
  27. 27. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH Which style might say something like this? There are some people who believe that home is where one hangs one's hat, but these people tend to live in closets and on little pegs.
  28. 28. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH The C style might take things too literally. The S style is the most inclusive so might have the broadest view of what counts as “home.” There are some people who believe that home is where one hangs one's hat, but these people tend to live in closets and on little pegs.
  29. 29. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH Which style might say this? Bad circumstances have a way of ruining things that would otherwise be pleasant.
  30. 30. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH Which style might say this? Bad circumstances have a way of ruining things that would otherwise be pleasant.
  31. 31. ― LEMONY SNICKET, HORSERADISH The S style might be more likely to blame circumstances than people. Bad circumstances have a way of ruining things that would otherwise be pleasant.
  32. 32. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE PENULTIMATE PERIL This sounds like which DiSC style(s)? One can remain alive long past the usual date of disintegration if one is unafraid of change, insatiable in intellectual curiosity, interested in big things, and happy in small ways.
  33. 33. ― LEMONY SNICKET, THE PENULTIMATE PERIL Each style is reflected here and can flex to accomplish even more. One can remain alive long past the usual date of disintegration if one is unafraid of change, insatiable in intellectual curiosity, interested in big things, and happy in small ways.
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