approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Don's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Don Schollander comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Don Schollander - 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 Don Schollander" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Don a little better. This page describes the disguise Schollander wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, Don Schollander likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. He is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. He is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Schollander must have something of his own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that he can develop and manage according to his own will and vision. Whatever Don does, he does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. He likes to put his own personal stamp on it.
Don Schollander also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats him in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Schollander will rarely confront the offender - he is too proud to do so - but he will lose his affection and respect for them. Don dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Schollander admires others who are strong individuals like himself. When Don Schollander befriends someone, Schollander is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. He is very giving and generous, but his gifts are never anonymous - Don expects recognition and appreciation for them. He also expects the intense loyalty that he offers to his dear ones to be reciprocated. However, Don Schollander often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as himself, for he does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If he is not in the leading role, he aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
Don Schollander has great heart and courage, and people often look to him for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Don always puts his best face forward and rarely allows others to see him hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. Don Schollander also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although he does not like others to realize just how important it is to him.
His outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. His own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest Don more than anything else. Don Schollander feels that if he does his best where he is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
Schollander projects a feeling of broad-mindedness, generosity, and beneficence, a sense that he is someone others should listen to and treat with respect. Because Don Schollander generally makes such a favorable impression on people, many doors are open to him, and he may appear to be somewhat luckier than other people. This is primarily due to the confidence that Don Schollander emanates.
Don Schollander comes across as unusual, highly independent, and free spirited. There is a touch of brilliance and creative genius in his demeanor. He is also restless and easily distracted, and tends to fly from one thing to another, which may leave the impression that Schollander is unreliable.
Don Schollander has a strong desire to constantly be in the limelight and he considers second place as a failure. Schollander is very self-confident, has the ability to mold his surrounding to his own needs and is likely to furnish his home according to his taste.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Jupiter Sextile Asc.
Uranus Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Jupiter/Uranus