approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Fernando's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Fernando Lamas comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Fernando Lamas - 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 Fernando Lamas" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Fernando a little better. This page describes the disguise Lamas wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Fernando Lamas 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, Fernando 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. Lamas 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. Fernando Lamas 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.
Lamas 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 Fernando to act in a very decisive and self-assured manner. When inspired by an idea, Fernando Lamas 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 Lamas' forte. However, he never accepts defeat and will experience brilliant and unprecedented successes and discoveries, as well as painful failures. To Fernando Lamas 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. Fernando Lamas is not a follower. Others see Fernando as a strong individual and perhaps brash and brazen as well. Lamas 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 distinct from the face the world generally sees, Fernando Lamas has a strong desire to be seen and recognized, to be acknowledged, and to have a significant impact on people in his environment. He may do remarkable things in order to be noticed. However, Fernando Lamas often does not get the full recognition he yearns for.
He may come across as a bit scattered, nervous or restless, as if unable to sit still. Fernando Lamas seems alert and quick, but sometimes a bit on edge. Fernando tends to stay perpetually busy, and would find handiwork of some kind soothing.
At times Fernando Lamas may feel that he is all alone in the world and that other people only cause him difficulties. Constantly bounced to and fro by others, Fernando has a strong desire to free himself from his stressful surroundings.
He is likely to live in an unusual or somewhat restless environment. Fernando Lamas needs his freedom and may be a bit inconsiderate and combative toward others at times. Fernando has a strong desire to exceed his limits, even if it means having to use force.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Square Asc.
Mercury Square Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Saturn/Uranus
Asc. Conjunct Uranus/Pluto