Many of the traits described in Chapter 2 are emphasized again below. Anthony Hopkins should not allow himself to become so responsible and mature that he has no time left for play.
Serious, disciplined and quietly ambitious, he is driven to prove himself and to achieve material accomplishments and success. His work, his position in the world, and his contributions to society are very important to Hopkins. Anthony Hopkins will persevere through enormous hardship and frustration in order to reach a goal he has set for himself, and he often sacrifices much in the area of personal relationships and home life in order to do so.
Anthony Hopkins has a thoughtful, quiet and self-contained disposition and does not readily show his inner feelings and needs. Anthony Hopkins seems to always be in control, capable, efficient and strong. He is often the person in the family or group who is given more responsibility (and more work) than the others. He is highly conscientious and even as a child he possessed great maturity, soberness, and worldly wisdom.
He is basically a pragmatic realist, and though he may have all sorts of dreams, ideals and colorful theories, he feels that the ultimate test of a concept is its practical usefulness. Anthony has an innate shrewdness and business sense, and there is a bit of the cynic in him as well.
He is clear-headed, detached and objective, and is not swayed by emotional dramatics. He is often authoritarian - strictly fair, but without mercy. Anthony Hopkins has a great respect for tradition and even if he does not agree with certain laws, he will abide by them or strive to change them, but never flagrantly disregard them. Cautious and conservative, Anthony Hopkins plays by the rules.
He is subtle, understated, quiet, deep, not easy to get to know intimately, and never superficial. He is a modest person and sometimes overly self-critical. Giving himself (and others) permission to feel, play, be spontaneous and silly, and sometimes weak and vulnerable is not easy for Hopkins.
Hopkins' strong points are his depth and thoroughness, patience, tenacity and faithfulness. His faults are a tendency to be rigid and inflexible, and too serious.
Anthony Hopkins tends to get involved in the helping professions or in activities where his efforts are hidden, behind the scenes, unacknowledged, or unknown to the public. Asserting himself or getting up in front of an audience may be exceedingly uncomfortable for Hopkins.
Anthony Hopkins tends to see things from his perspective only and to be rather subjective. He also enjoys talking and expressing his views but does not always listen as well. Anthony Hopkins has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and he needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
Hopkins can be an inspiring leader of a team or group effort. His dynamism and energy evokes the same in others, and he sees healthy competition between people as a plus. Generally, Anthony Hopkins enjoys fine health as well.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Hopkins, and he does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how he is going to live his life. Anthony Hopkins craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Anthony Hopkins possesses inventive and creative genius.
Anthony Hopkins has a strong need to be with people whom he is emotionally close to. He is very sensitive to others emotional needs, lending a sympathetic ear to their problems. Peace and harmony in his personal surrounding and relationships are very important to Hopkins.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Capricorn and Sun in Capricorn
Sun in Capricorn
Sun in 12th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Sextile Mars
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun Conjunct Moon/Asc.