approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Camille's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Camille Chevillard comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Camille Chevillard - 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 Camille Chevillard" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Camille a little better. This page describes the disguise Chevillard wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
He is a natural diplomat, reasonable, tolerant, fair, always willing to listen to varying viewpoints, and prepared to see the other side of an issue. Even if he strongly disagrees with someone, Camille Chevillard will try to find points of similarity and agreement rather than emphasizing the differences. He often avoids taking an extreme or one-sided stance on anything. Camille has a strong desire for harmonious and pleasant relationships, and revels in a spirit of cooperation, compromise, friendship, and fairness. Camille Chevillard very much wants to be liked and because of his need for approval and acceptance, Chevillard is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. He so much wants to please that often Camille Chevillard will suppress his own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Chevillard's politeness is interpreted as being phony or wishy-washy.
His need to create harmony extends to his physical environment and personal appearance as well. Camille Chevillard appreciates beauty and has a natural sense of balance, symmetry, and proportion. He does everything in good taste, with a sense of style and art. From his home furnishings to his choice of clothing, everything must be aesthetically appealing, not simply functional or utilitarian.
He also feels that relationships are a form of art - one that Chevillard is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for Camille possesses tact and acute awareness of other people. Marriage is very significant to him and finding the right person to share his life with is extremely important. Being part of a close relationship seems natural to Camille Chevillard - he is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases his self-confidence. Camille Chevillard does have a tendency, however, to become overly dependent on his partner and perhaps not to develop a clearly defined identity outside of the relationship. Finding the balance between being himself and blending and uniting with another is a challenge for Camille.
Others see Camille Chevillard as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to him, this is the sort of face Chevillard shows to the world. He possesses personal charm and an understated, non-combative manner. His motto could be "one catches more flies with honey than with vinegar" for Camille Chevillard usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
Camille Chevillard appears confident and self-assured and he makes a definite impression on other people: He cannot be ignored. Personal recognition and acclaim for Chevillard's creative efforts is very, very important to Chevillard. While Camille wants to be a sweetheart or a "nice guy", Camille Chevillard will often find himself in leadership positions in which he needs to confront people or assert his authority decisively.
In significant ways, Chevillard's emotional nature and personal needs are at odds with the way he presents himself. As a result of this inconsistency, Camille Chevillard may be uncomfortable showing his instinctive responses and true feelings. He may put them aside, maybe even be ashamed of them.
When Camille Chevillard is in an emotionally charged situation, those who do not know him well may be quite surprised at his reactions or behavior. The real challenge, though, is to completely accept himself, so that he does not act as if his emotional needs and impulses did not count for very much.
Other people may consider his environment a bit strange and Chevillard likes to surround himself with a certain air of mystery. Camille Chevillard tends to be very secretive and is likely to exert his power from behind the scenes.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Conjunct Ascendant in Libra
Moon Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Opposition Neptune/Pluto