approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of David's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way David Caruso comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner David Caruso - 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 David Caruso" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know David a little better. This page describes the disguise Caruso wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
David Caruso meets life head on and throws himself into new experiences with zest and enthusiasm. He is direct, straightforward, assertive, and usually completely aboveboard in all his dealings. Candid and incapable of guile, insincerity or phoniness, David projects a confident and sometimes arrogant façade to others. He often lacks tact and sensitivity, and can be completely oblivious to others' needs, and inadvertently selfish. Caruso is self-reliant and does not depend upon social approval and reinforcement as much as other people do. He likes to be original and does not mind doing it alone. David Caruso may feel that he does not fit into groups very well and that he does not naturally blend in and cooperate with others. He likes to be either a leader or a loner.
Caruso is a doer and thrives on freedom, challenge, and activity. He tends to think in clear, black and white terms, and to be somewhat simplistic in his outlook, which enables David to act in a very decisive and self-assured manner. When inspired by an idea, David Caruso feels such a sense of urgency and excitement about it that he will often forge ahead and try to implement it in a rather bold but poorly planned and crudely executed way. Patience and careful attention to details are not Caruso's forte. However, he never accepts defeat and will experience brilliant and unprecedented successes and discoveries, as well as painful failures. To David Caruso it is far better to make mistakes than to play it safe and never try.
He is scornful of what he sees as weakness or passivity in others and also of the human tendency to imitate and follow. David Caruso is not a follower. Others see David as a strong individual and perhaps brash and brazen as well. Caruso presents a strong front to the world and generally does not allow others to see his vulnerable or insecure side.
To others, he may come across as very gentle, malleable and easily taken in. As a result, people may take advantage of David Caruso, especially through his pity or sympathy. If David seems to be continually disappointed in or deceived by others, he should try to see how his own naiveté may be a contributing factor.
David Caruso comes across as quirky, unusual, offbeat and "different". Sometimes he appears to provoke people and upset the status quo just by being himself. Caruso tends to be restless, excitable and somewhat ungrounded or nervous as well.
David Caruso comes across as tolerant, broad-minded, and well educated or as a seasoned traveler. He radiates a certain distinction, even nobility. Caruso is apt to have a significant, beneficial impact on the people he encounters, without even realizing it.
There is a certain intensity, charisma or compelling attractiveness about David Caruso that may have little to do with his physical features. It is energy, a subtle sexuality that he emanates. Moreover, Caruso 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.
Caruso may well have been discouraged from freely expressing himself. Moreover, he may be seriously inhibited by an overemphasis on being acceptable, conforming to certain standards and expectations, and generally not getting out of line.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Neptune Opposition Asc.
Uranus Square Asc.
Jupiter Trine Asc.
Pluto Trine Asc.
Saturn Quincunx Asc.