approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Andy's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Andy Roddick comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Andy Roddick - his real motivation, which describes the kind of person he is at heart and where his true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Andy Roddick" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Andy a little better. This page describes the disguise Roddick wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
He is very strong-willed and proud, but intensely private and not easy to know well. Behind Roddick's quiet exterior lies a great deal of emotional depth, sensitivity, complexity, and also fierce determination. When Andy Roddick wants something he goes after it rather quietly but insistently and wholeheartedly - and what Andy Roddick wants, Andy Roddick usually gets.
He is not a person who lives haphazardly or superficially. Andy wants to live passionately and intensely and is not averse to challenge, danger, or to facing the darker side of life - human pain and struggle. Andy Roddick functions well in crisis situations and he often seeks them out, for he enjoys the feeling of living at full capacity.
He is very intuitive about other people and especially about their unspoken feelings and hidden motives. Andy Roddick usually has strong, immediate gut reactions, either positive or negative, which prove to be correct. Roddick approaches life very instinctively and is not always fully conscious of why he feels or acts the way he does. Andy Roddick also has a very strong affinity with animals - an acute sensitivity and a nonverbal rapport with them.
In new relationships he is rather cautious, sometimes even suspicious, until he gets to know and trust someone - and trust does not come easily to Roddick. When Andy Roddick commits himself emotionally to someone, be it friend or lover, he is intensely loyal and devoted to them and he also expects the same kind of unwavering, undying loyalty in return. If he is ever betrayed by someone he cares deeply for, Andy Roddick is capable of hating and retaliating with as much fervor as he once loved. Nothing is done halfway. In fact, he is intensely involved and often jealously attached to whatever he cares about, be it person, idea, or cause. There is definitely a streak of emotional fanaticism in him.
Because of his natural reserve, others may see Andy Roddick as something of an enigma. He is quite self-protective and often defensive. Andy Roddick also has a very magnetic quality, especially to members of the opposite sex.
Andy Roddick radiates a sense of confidence, well-being, and optimism, which inspires trust and good feelings in others. He likes himself and it shows. He expects success in life and he generally achieves it. However, Roddick also tends to exaggerate or to overestimate himself, and he can be sloppy and careless when it comes to details.
Andy Roddick can get by in life almost on his personality alone. There is a radiant, warm, attractive quality about Andy that others cannot help responding to favorably. Usually he appears confident and clear about who he is, and it is very difficult not to notice him or feel his influence when Roddick is around.
Others are attracted to Roddick because of his light-hearted, cheerful and optimistic personality. Andy Roddick is very charming and is likely to give frequent compliments. He is very affectionate toward others and has a need to be in active relationships with people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Jupiter Conjunct Asc.
Sun Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Moon/Venus