Personality came to the forefront more recently, when media, such as radio and TV required people with snappy, upbeat ways of engaging the public to buy products. It didn’t matter if the person behind the voice and the sunny smile was a sociopath or a deadbeat. If they made people think they were amazing, and stirred public interest, that was enough. Many psychopaths have great personalities yet their characters will lead you down a path of destruction. Personality is about the externals of a person that we see and hear.
True Self is that part of us that has nothing to do with how we present ourselves to the world or the morals and ethics of our times. It is our unity with Universal Intelligence. Character is about creating an ideal person that we aspire to be. Personality is about presenting an appealing face to others. True Self is that eternal part of us, sometimes called the Soul. It is not concerned with what others are seeking, for it is already at h