Behind César's rather solid, conservative appearance (as described on the previous page), he really is a go-getter. While Félicien-César David seems rather soft, there is actually a lot of fight and spunk in him. His practical and down-to-earth side may be at odds with the part of César that wants action, exploration, adventure and excitement, but these two facets of his nature can also complement one another. His pioneering and enterprising spirit is liable to get Félicien-César David in trouble several times, but eventually his determination to see a project through will succeed.
He is a person who thrives on challenge, and he often feels that he must battle his way through life, relying on no one and nothing but his own strength, intelligence and courage. Félicien-César David believes in being totally honest, true to himself and his own vision and convictions, even if it means standing alone. Honesty, integrity, personal honor and authenticity are César's gods, and he has no sympathy for weakness of character in others.
Félicien-César David craves the freedom to do things in his own way, and he works very well independently. Cooperating with others or carrying out another's will is not his style. Félicien likes to be the chief - or to go it alone.
Félicien-César David loves action and if others are settling down into a nice, comfortable little rut, then he is always ready to stir things up, do something new, make changes and introduce some fresh blood. Routine and sameness are tantamount to death for him. He is not afraid of trying something that has never been done before, and even though he may sometimes be perceived as a fool, Félicien-César David also discovers, invents and initiates things that others will later emulate. Taking risks and following his own star are the breath of life for César, and he wilts (or gets very frustrated and angry) if he cannot do this.
He is spontaneous, impulsive, direct, enthusiastic and assertive. Félicien-César David believes in the power of positive thinking and positive action, and he perceives himself as a strong, even invincible, person. Félicien-César David hates being ill or in a position of dependency. Accepting his own human limitations and emotional needs is often difficult for him.
He is basically aggressive in his attitudes and less adept at relating to others, picking up on subtle messages and nuances, listening, nurturing and harmonizing. He is often so fired up about his own projects or goals that he inadvertently runs over or ignores other people's feelings and interests. Being receptive and appreciative of others' contributions, ideas and feelings would be highly instrumental in improving César's relationships. His impatience to get on with things causes Félicien-César David to be rather insensitive, thereby alienating others unnecessarily. He also frequently tries to accomplish his goals through anger or temper tantrums. Félicien-César David would gain much by learning to slow down, relax and sometimes just let things be, however his energetic, restless nature rarely allows Félicien-César David to do so.
Félicien-César David tends to get involved in the helping professions or in activities where his efforts are hidden, behind the scenes, unacknowledged or unknown to the public. César may find it exceedingly uncomfortable to assert himself or get up in front of an audience.
Félicien-César David tends to think and act bravely and has a positive and firm demeanor. Félicien has what it takes to make his own way in life. He may be a bit excitable, but never shy away from a good argument.
Félicien-César David probably has great intellectual ability and curiosity. Félicien never seem to run out of ideas and always welcomes the study of new subjects, the more abstract the better. But he also has the basic sense to translate abstract ideas into practical reality.
Félicien-César David has a powerful personality and a tendency to run roughshod over others. Félicien tends to inflict his will on them whether or not they are receptive. He is likely to gain respect from others through the demonstration of physical strength and bravery.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Taurus and Sun in Aries
Sun in Aries
Sun in 12th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Mars
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Jupiter
Sun Conjunct Pluto/Asc.