approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Casey's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Casey Affleck comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Casey Affleck - 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 Casey Affleck" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Casey a little better. This page describes the disguise Affleck wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Forward-looking and progressive, he is a person who supports change, innovation, and human advancement, and Casey Affleck is often strongly committed to a humanitarian cause or social improvement. He is extremely aware of the interrelations between all people, and is always projecting personal issues unto a greater whole. Affleck sees the political or social ramifications of personal actions, and he wishes to contribute something of value to the world, or at least to his community or group.
The ideals of equality, fairness, human rights, brotherhood, and social justice color Casey's whole outlook and approach to life. He is truly interested in the good of the whole and not only his own personal well-being.
Sometimes he may overlook or ignore his own and others' personal needs, desires, and feelings, especially if they do not conform to his ideals of how one should feel or act. Though he has little patience for conservative narrow-mindedness, Casey Affleck himself is sometimes dogmatic about his beliefs and ideologies.
He is attracted to the avant-garde, the latest advances in human thought and development, and he is eclectic and cosmopolitan in his tastes. He may consider himself a "global citizen" rather than claiming a narrow, limited identification based on nationality, race, familial heritage, etc. Casey Affleck is strongly influenced by his peer group and the flavor of the times in which he grew up, more so than by parental or family influences. He is involved and active in groups, community efforts, as well as cultural and progressive movements.
On a personal level, Casey Affleck is friendly and expresses a kind of impersonal good will towards others. Affleck probably has many acquaintances but few really close friends, and much of Affleck's relationships with others are based on a sharing of common ideals and principles, rather than on emotional ties. Others see Casey Affleck as a good friend and a comrade who is objective, fair and rather detached emotionally. Casey does not often show his emotions, and may be unsure about how to respond to others' emotional expression, for he tends to be very rational.
Casey Affleck is also very independent and refuses to be possessed by any individual. Casey Affleck is not comfortable with traditional sexual roles and is inclined to have "liberated" views about marriage, relationships, sharing of child rearing responsibilities, etc. Casey Affleck needs to have a life outside of the personal, domestic sphere and to be involved with people on a broader scale. The nurturing of family ties, and close, deep, personal relationships may take a back seat to Affleck's work or outside social activities.
Affleck draws much of his energy and sense of self from his relationships with others. He is inextricably connected with the significant others in his life; Casey Affleck may feel at a loss without them, even if he appears to be the powerful or dominant person in the relationship. Casey appears self-assured - as long as he is secure in the important relationships in his life.
Casey has strong leadership qualities and finds it natural to take charge of his family environment. He throws himself wholeheartedly into all his affairs, does not like others to make demands on him, but Casey Affleck will willingly give of his in most situations.
He is able to control his feelings and conduct himself in a very proper manner. Because of his inner shyness, Casey Affleck tends to separate himself from others and gives the impression that he does not want to be talked to.
Casey Affleck has a tendency to live in a world of his own, a world that is likely to be far from reality. Casey wants to make a big impression, and with his dazzling personality he knows how to put on a brilliant show.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Opposition Asc.
Asc. Opposition Moon/Mars
Asc. Opposition Venus/Saturn
Asc. Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune