approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Caprice's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Caprice Bourret comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Caprice Bourret - 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 Caprice Bourret" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Caprice a little better. This page describes the disguise Bourret wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Cautious, prudent, and rather self-contained, she is a person who approaches life realistically and who is not inclined to take foolish chances or get carried away by the overly optimistic or idealistic schemes of starry-eyed dreamers. In fact, Caprice Bourret frequently has a jaundiced view of such things. She is rather worldly-wise at a fairly young age, even somewhat of a cynic. Often the world does not seem like a safe, friendly place to Bourret, and she tends to approach life in a guarded, conservative manner. She is generally calculated and careful, and is rarely spontaneous, fluid, open, and childlike.
She is pragmatic, shrewd, and an excellent strategist, carefully planning her moves for maximum effectiveness and advantage. She is willing to work long and persistently for what she wants and she often does things the hard way. Caprice does not expect others to take care of her and sometimes refuses or simply does not seek any outside help. She is often very ambitious, but quietly so. There is nothing flamboyant or flashy about her approach. She is very responsible, conscientious, and concerned with her duties to others and how she comes across socially - her "rank" so to speak.
To others Caprice Bourret seems mature, serious, quiet, reflective, and emotionally detached. Caprice dislikes sloppy sentimentality and will not openly display her feelings, especially the more tender ones. Bourret likes to always appear poised and in control; and she hates to show any weakness, vulnerability, or chinks in her armor.
Caprice Bourret respects tradition and the time-honored way of doing things, and she feels that there is much to be gained from studying history and also by learning from older, more experienced people. A wise mentor or father is often Bourret's guide in life, and she in turn develops a great deal of hard-earned wisdom, which she likes to impart to younger people.
Caprice Bourret has a stern, authoritarian, no-nonsense aspect to her personality. She expects much from herself and may not give herself enough leeway to experiment and make mistakes.
She also tends to be rather close-fisted, to save and conserve her money and resources rather than spending or enjoying them. Caprice Bourret spends money on things of quality and of lasting value, things which are good investments, but not frivolous, temporary pleasures. There is a bit of the ascetic in her. Caprice exercises great self-discipline and self-control and she can "do without" very well. Her tastes are generally understated and simple.
Though she may have other, more colorful and imaginative sides, the face Bourret shows the world is modest and rather conservative.
Caprice Bourret can get by in life almost by personality alone. There is a radiant, warm, attractive quality about Caprice that others cannot help responding to favorably. Usually she appears confident and clear about who she is, and it is very difficult not to notice her or feel her influence when Bourret is around.
Caprice Bourret comes across to others as intelligent, alert, articulate, knowledgeable, and communicative. She is quite curious and interested in the people and events around her, and cannot resist commenting about them.
Bourret also needs to be busy and active, and she moves quickly. Caprice Bourret also appears to be restless. Keeping her mind or hands occupied helps with that.
Bourret is cheerful, warm-hearted and social and she strives for a pleasant life. She likes to be seen in social circles and is charitable to her fellow man. It makes Caprice Bourret happy to be involved in many relationships and she is very sympathetic toward everyone.
She is self-assured and confident in dealing with others and has a positive influence on her environment. Caprice Bourret is able to work well with others in a team effort, and advantages through other people could come to her frequently.
Caprice Bourret has a strong desire to constantly be in the limelight and she considers second place already as failure. Very self-confident, Bourret has the ability to mold her surrounding to her own needs and is likely to furnish her home according to her taste.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Sextile Asc.
Mercury Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Venus/Jupiter
Asc. Conjunct Mars/Jupiter
Asc. Conjunct Jupiter/Uranus