approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Elvis' basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Elvis Presley comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Elvis Presley - 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 Elvis Presley" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Elvis a little better. This page describes the disguise Presley wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
High-spirited, enthusiastic, and exuberant, Elvis loves adventure, change and exploring new territory. He is not happy with being confined to the same safe, familiar, secure little world all the time. Elvis Presley has a strong sense of restlessness and yearning for something greater than anything he has yet experienced, and he often lives in his dreams and visions for the future. Elvis Presley tends to believe that the grass is greener somewhere else, and he likes to keep moving, either literally or figuratively. Idealistic and optimistic, he always expects something better ahead. Elvis Presley loves to have a goal, something to aim for, but once he achieves it he is on to something else. He is ever on the lookout for new opportunities and he is a gambler, willing to take risks and to break new ground. The possibility of discovering something new is what makes life interesting for him. Elvis Presley has great faith in life and he bounces back quickly from disappointment and failure.
Freedom-loving and independent, Elvis Presley cannot tolerate being caged in for very long, and friends and loved ones must respect his need for freedom of movement. Binding commitments, responsibilities and relationships often weigh heavily upon Elvis and he may resist "growing up" and assuming the limitations of adult life.
He is friendly and outgoing and has a great sense of fun and playfulness. He is also philosophically minded and often quite outspoken about his convictions and beliefs. Sometimes Elvis Presley gets carried away with his enthusiasm of the moment and he tends to exaggerate. He is often a big talker, a big maker of promises, and he is usually pretty convincing. He does everything in a big way, a generous way. Presley likes to have the best, and he heartily dislikes stinginess, small mindedness or pettiness. His vision is always large. He is able to perceive the big picture, general patterns and principles, and he is well suited to politics, business, higher education or religion.
Others see Elvis Presley as a good sport and a good friend, but one who is not always consistent and dependable. He may also be seen as a wise person since he does not get bogged down in pettiness and trivialities, and is able to communicate a broader perspective that opens up new horizons. He is a person who believes in miracles, grace, or just plain good luck, someone who never gives up on life, and he inspires and encourages others to keep looking ahead.
Elvis Presley is extremely sensitive to all of the incoming impressions and energies around him, and at times he can be overcome or dominated by more forceful personalities. Learning to establish clear boundaries is important for him, as Elvis Presley tends to become enmeshed emotionally and/or psychically with whomever he is with. He may have the chameleon's trait of seeming to become the people or person he is with the most.
He is assertive and bold. Elvis Presley is willing to be the first person to speak up and make his position known, and to strike out on his own if necessary. Elvis 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, Elvis Presley's boldness is his calling card, and most people feels that he can at least be trusted to be honest with them.
He may feel that personal relationships are interfering with the pursuit of his goals and chooses to lead a life on his own. But at the same time Elvis Presley often may feel lonely and alienated by others.
He is likely to live in an unusual or somewhat restless environment. Elvis Presley needs his freedom and may be a bit inconsiderate and combative toward others at times. Elvis has a strong desire to exceed his limits, even if it means having to use force.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Neptune Square Asc.
Mars Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Saturn/MC
Asc. Opposition Uranus/Pluto