approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Elizabeth's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Elizabeth Taylor comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Elizabeth Taylor - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her 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 Elizabeth Taylor" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Elizabeth a little better. This page describes the disguise Taylor wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
High-spirited, enthusiastic, and exuberant, Elizabeth loves adventure, change and exploring new territory. She is not happy with being confined to the same safe, familiar, secure little world all the time. Elizabeth Taylor has a strong sense of restlessness and yearning for something greater than anything she has yet experienced, and she often lives in her dreams and visions for the future. Elizabeth Taylor tends to believe that the grass is greener somewhere else, and she likes to keep moving, either literally or figuratively. Idealistic and optimistic, she always expects something better ahead. Elizabeth Taylor loves to have a goal, something to aim for, but once she achieves it she is on to something else. She is ever on the lookout for new opportunities and she is a gambler, willing to take risks and to break new ground. The possibility of discovering something new is what makes life interesting for her. Elizabeth Taylor has great faith in life and she bounces back quickly from disappointment and failure.
Freedom loving and independent, Elizabeth Taylor cannot tolerate being caged in for very long, and friends and loved ones must respect her need for freedom of movement. Binding commitments, responsibilities and relationships often weigh heavily upon Elizabeth and she may resist "growing up" and assuming the limitations of adult life.
She is friendly and outgoing and has a great sense of fun and playfulness. She is also philosophically minded and often quite outspoken about her convictions and beliefs. Sometimes Elizabeth Taylor gets carried away with her enthusiasm of the moment and she tends to exaggerate. She is often a big talker, a big maker of promises, and she is usually pretty convincing. She does everything in a big way, a generous way. Taylor likes to have the best, and she heartily dislikes stinginess, small mindedness or pettiness. Her vision is always large. She is able to perceive the big picture, general patterns and principles, and she is well suited to politics, business, higher education or religion.
Others see Elizabeth Taylor as a good sport and a good friend, but one who is not always consistent and dependable. She may also be seen as a wise person since she does not get bogged down in pettiness and trivialities, and is able to communicate a broader perspective that opens up new horizons. She is a person who believes in miracles, grace, or just plain good luck, someone who never gives up on life, and she inspires and encourages others to keep looking ahead.
Despite the fact that her core self is quite a bit different from the face the world generally sees, Elizabeth Taylor has a strong desire to be seen and recognized, to be acknowledged, and to have a significant influence on people in her environment. She may do remarkable things in order to be noticed. However, Elizabeth Taylor often does not get the full recognition she wishes for.
She may come across a bit scattered, nervous, or restless, as if she cannot sit still. Elizabeth Taylor seems alert and quick, but sometimes a bit on edge. Elizabeth tends to stay perpetually busy, and would find handiwork of some kind to be soothing.
Elizabeth Taylor is extremely sensitive to all of the incoming impressions and energies around her, and at times she can be overcome or dominated by more forceful personalities. Learning to establish clear boundaries is important for her, as Elizabeth Taylor tends to become enmeshed emotionally and/or psychically with whomever she is with. She may have the chameleon's trait of seeming to become the people or person she is with the most.
Elizabeth Taylor seems tolerant, broad-minded, and well-educated or as if she has traveled widely. She radiates a certain distinction, even nobility. Taylor is apt to have a significant impact on the people she encounters, without even realizing it - a positive, encouraging one.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Square Asc.
Mercury Square Asc.
Neptune Square Asc.
Jupiter Trine Asc.