Parchy displayed his personality in the various books he wrote, through notes and other venues. He portrayed himself as a friendly fellow with a love for adventure and exploration. He was a very academic pony, using his adventures as a way to chronicle the wildlife and societies of Equestria and beyond. He had a deep knowledge of world history, studying unicorn, pegasus and earth history in his long-lived life. He admires the Bearers of Harmony, considering Fluttershy to be a very brave pony. He feared Chrysalis but was brave enough to enter the Changeling empire and analyze her. He seemed to have gotten along with Chief Thunderhooves, describing him as a great, respectful and decisive leader.