The Value of Independence as an INFJ. INFJ, of all types in the MBTI, values freedom. In a place where freedom is so hard to find, they find themselves constantly navigating rough terrain. In their eyes, it seems nothing comes easy, no feat without failure. As children, INFJ explored. They went further down the trails and encouraged others to find out what was beyond it. They may not have been scholars in the subjects shoved down their throats but they absolutely excelled in the topics they found interesting.