approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Bill's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Bill Cosby comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Bill Cosby - 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 Bill Cosby" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Bill a little better. This page describes the disguise Cosby wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Bill Cosby meets life head on and throws himself into new experiences with zest and enthusiasm. He is direct, straightforward, assertive, and usually completely aboveboard in all his dealings. Candid and incapable of guile, insincerity or phoniness, Bill projects a confident and sometimes arrogant façade to others. He often lacks tact and sensitivity, and can be completely oblivious to others' needs, and inadvertently selfish. Cosby is self-reliant and does not depend upon social approval and reinforcement as much as other people do. He likes to be original and does not mind doing it alone. Bill Cosby may feel that he does not fit into groups very well and that he does not naturally blend in and cooperate with others. He likes to be either a leader or a loner.
Cosby is a doer and thrives on freedom, challenge, and activity. He tends to think in clear, black and white terms, and to be somewhat simplistic in his outlook, which enables Bill to act in a very decisive and self-assured manner. When inspired by an idea, Bill Cosby feels such a sense of urgency and excitement about it that he will often forge ahead and try to implement it in a rather bold but poorly planned and crudely executed way. Patience and careful attention to details are not Cosby's forte. However, he never accepts defeat and will experience brilliant and unprecedented successes and discoveries, as well as painful failures. To Bill Cosby it is far better to make mistakes than to play it safe and never try.
He is scornful of what he sees as weakness or passivity in others and also of the human tendency to imitate and follow. Bill Cosby is not a follower. Others see Bill as a strong individual and perhaps brash and brazen as well. Cosby presents a strong front to the world and generally does not allow others to see his vulnerable or insecure side.
Despite the fact that his core self is quite a bit different from the face the world generally sees, Bill Cosby has a strong desire to be seen and recognized, to be acknowledged, and to have a significant influence on people in his environment. He may do remarkable things in order to be noticed. However, Bill Cosby often does not get the full recognition he wishes for.
He may come across a bit scattered, nervous, or restless, as if he cannot sit still. Bill Cosby seems alert and quick, but sometimes a bit on edge. Bill tends to stay perpetually busy, and would find handiwork of some kind to be soothing.
Bill Cosby has a rather generous, open, broad-minded demeanor, and he likes to do things in a big way. If he does this primarily to impress others, Bill will find that many people prefer to avoid him. Even without meaning to, Cosby can seem a bit arrogant or preachy.
Bill often comes across to others more abruptly or even antagonistically than is necessary to achieve his aims. And naturally if people perceive that he is trying to compete with them or run them over, some of them will put up a lot of resistance to Bill Cosby and his objectives. Cosby might be more successful if he tones himself down a bit and shows some consideration, without completely sacrificing his own needs and wants.
Bill Cosby has a radiant, winning personality and others see him as a person used to achieving success. Broadminded, Cosby is willing to give others the benefit of the doubt. He is helpful and tolerant as long as his moral and ethical standards are respected.
He may find it difficult to get ahead because Bill lacks the vitality to do so. Bill Cosby tends to wait for better conditions and has the desire to accomplish a lot without straining himself too much. Quite often, though, his plans just seem to hang in the air.
He is likely to acquire a very powerful position and will gain public recognition for his efforts. Bill Cosby may even achieve a degree of celebrity in his sphere and would make an excellent politician.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Square Asc.
Mercury Square Find Asc.
Jupiter Square Asc.
Mars Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/Jupiter
Asc. Opposition Mars/Neptune
Asc. Opposition MC/Pluto