approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Camille's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Camille Paglia comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Camille Paglia - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her 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 Paglia" 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 Paglia wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
She 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 she strongly disagrees with someone, Camille Paglia will try to find points of similarity and agreement rather than emphasizing the differences. She 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 Paglia very much wants to be liked and because of her need for approval and acceptance, Paglia is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. She so much wants to please that often Camille Paglia will suppress her own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Paglia's politeness is interpreted as being phony or wishy-washy.
Her need to create harmony extends to her physical environment and personal appearance as well. Camille Paglia appreciates beauty and has a natural sense of balance, symmetry, and proportion. She does everything in good taste, with a sense of style and art. From her home furnishings to her choice of clothing, everything must be aesthetically appealing, not simply functional or utilitarian.
She also feels that relationships are a form of art - one that Paglia is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for Camille possesses tact and acute awareness of other people. Marriage is very significant to her and finding the right person to share her life with is extremely important. Being part of a close relationship seems natural to Camille Paglia - she is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases her self-confidence. Camille Paglia does have a tendency, however, to become overly dependent on her partner and perhaps not to develop a clearly defined identity outside of the relationship. Finding the balance between being herself and blending and uniting with another is a challenge for Camille.
Others see Camille Paglia as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to her, this is the sort of face Paglia shows to the world. She possesses personal charm and an understated, non-combative manner. Her motto could be "one catches more flies with honey than with vinegar" for Camille Paglia usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
Camille Paglia appears to be liberal and open-minded. Anything new, innovative, unusual, or off the beaten track arouses her interest. Paglia infuses her environment with enthusiasm, new life and excitement. Though not intentionally disruptive, Camille Paglia does enjoy startling or waking people up a bit.
Camille has an open and cheerful manner and attracts attention because of her good taste in clothing, hairdo and general well kept appearance. Camille has the ability to create a harmonious environment and relationships and she is happy and confident in the company of others.
Camille Paglia has a kind and loving nature and she radiates friendliness and warmth wherever she goes. Because of her obliging and cordial manner, Paglia is likely to have many harmonious relationships with others.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Uranus Trine Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Moon/Jupiter
Asc. Opposition Venus/N. Node