Czar Nicholas II of Russia
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Tsar Nicholas II's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Czar Nicholas II of Russia comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Czar Nicholas II of Russia - 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 Czar Nicholas II of Russia" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Tsar Nicholas II a little better. This page describes the disguise Czar Nicholas II wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Cautious, prudent, and rather self-contained, he 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, Czar Nicholas II of Russia frequently has a jaundiced view of such things. He 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 Czar Nicholas II, and he tends to approach life in a guarded, conservative manner. He is generally calculated and careful, and is rarely spontaneous, fluid, open, and childlike.
He is pragmatic, shrewd, and an excellent strategist, carefully planning his moves for maximum effectiveness and advantage. He is willing to work long and persistently for what he wants and he often does things the hard way. Tsar Nicholas II does not expect others to take care of him and sometimes refuses or simply does not seek any outside help. He is often very ambitious, but quietly so. There is nothing flamboyant or flashy about his approach. He is very responsible, conscientious, and concerned with his duties to others and how he comes across socially - his "rank" so to speak.
To others Czar Nicholas II of Russia seems mature, serious, quiet, reflective, and emotionally detached. Tsar Nicholas II dislikes sloppy sentimentality and will not openly display his feelings, especially the more tender ones. Czar Nicholas II likes to always appear poised and in control; and he hates to show any weakness, vulnerability, or chinks in his armor.
Czar Nicholas II of Russia respects tradition and the time-honored way of doing things, and he 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 Czar Nicholas II's guide in life, and he in turn develops a great deal of hard-earned wisdom, which he likes to impart to younger people.
Czar Nicholas II of Russia has a stern, authoritarian, no-nonsense aspect to his personality. He expects much from himself and may not give himself enough leeway to experiment and make mistakes.
He also tends to be rather close-fisted, to save and conserve his money and resources rather than spending or enjoying them. Czar Nicholas II of Russia 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 him. Tsar Nicholas II exercises great self-discipline and self-control and he can "do without" very well. His tastes are generally understated and simple.
Though he may have other, more colorful and imaginative sides, the face Czar Nicholas II shows the world is modest and rather conservative.
His desire to love and be loved is very much apparent, very much on the surface, and Czar Nicholas II of Russia is known for his personal charm and affectionate nature. He may also seem overly dependent on the approval and appreciation of others.
Czar Nicholas II may seem unpredictable and unreliable in the way he behaves towards others - or his personal relationships may seem constantly in flux, so that Czar Nicholas II of Russia is always a bit off center.
Czar Nicholas II of Russia also comes across as an independent sort, someone who does not wish to be controlled or dictated to.
His emotional responses, feelings and prejudices come across to others quite clearly and Czar Nicholas II of Russia could come across as rather moody and fickle. On the other hand, he is not impersonal or removed, so people are drawn to confide in him. At times Czar Nicholas II may wish he were not so easy to read.
Czar Nicholas II of Russia is extremely sensitive to all the impressions and energies around him and at times can be overcome or dominated by more forceful personalities. Learning to establish clear boundaries is important for him, as Czar Nicholas II of Russia tends to become enmeshed emotionally and/or psychically with whomever he is with. He may have the chameleon's trait of appearing to become the people or person he is with the most.
There is a certain intensity, charisma or compelling attractiveness about Czar Nicholas II of Russia that may have little to do with his physical features. It is energy, a subtle sexuality that he emanates. Moreover, Czar Nicholas II tends to do everything wholeheartedly and with passion, which is quite fascinating to other people. His instincts and psychological perceptions about others are quite incisive.
He is charming and friendly to everyone, but may prefer more superficial and frequently changing relationships with people rather than steady and lasting friendships. Some of his meetings with others could come about suddenly.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Venus Opposition Asc.
Uranus Opposition Asc.
Moon Square Asc.
Neptune Square Asc.
Pluto Trine Asc.
Asc. Opposition Venus/Uranus