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 Spade comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner David Spade - 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 Spade" 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 Spade wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
David Spade 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. Spade 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 Spade 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.
Spade 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 Spade 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 Spade's forte. However, he never accepts defeat and will experience brilliant and unprecedented successes and discoveries, as well as painful failures. To David Spade 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 Spade is not a follower. Others see David as a strong individual and perhaps brash and brazen as well. Spade presents a strong front to the world and generally does not allow others to see his vulnerable or insecure side.
Despite the fact that his core self is quite a bit different from the face the world generally sees, David Spade has a strong desire to be seen and recognized, to be acknowledged, and to have a significant influence on people in his environment. He may do remarkable things in order to be noticed. However, David Spade often does not get the full recognition he wishes for.
Bright, alert, quick of tongue and/or of movement, there is youthfulness about David's manner and appearance regardless of his chronological age. David Spade also always appears busy and active, and somewhat restless. Spade needs mental stimulation from his environment, or he will rapidly get bored.
He is assertive and bold. David Spade is willing to be the first person to speak up and make his position known, and to strike out on his own if necessary. David generally gets along better with men than with women because his approach is quite direct and sometimes tactless and insensitive as well. He can be a bit too forceful. However, David Spade's boldness is his calling card, and most people feels that he can at least be trusted to be honest with them.
He is able to control his feelings and conduct himself in a very proper manner. Because of his inner shyness, David Spade tends to separate himself from others and gives the impression that he does not want to be talked to.
David Spade tends to think of work as a hard and necessary chore and he may feel that he has little freedom of movement because of pressure caused by his surroundings. Spade is likely to feel hemmed in and consider dealing with others quite burdensome.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Square Asc.
Mercury Trine Asc.
Mars Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Venus/Saturn
Asc. Conjunct Mars/Saturn