approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Frank's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Frank Zappa comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Frank Zappa - 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 Frank Zappa" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Frank a little better. This page describes the disguise Zappa wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
High-spirited, enthusiastic, and exuberant, Frank 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. Frank Zappa 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. Frank Zappa 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. Frank Zappa 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. Frank Zappa has great faith in life and he bounces back quickly from disappointment and failure.
Freedom loving and independent, Frank Zappa 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 Frank 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 Frank Zappa 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. Zappa 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 Frank Zappa 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.
He is mentally active and restless and he likes to talk, communicate, and exchange ideas with others. Frank Zappa expresses himself well, and is suited to activities that involve presenting ideas to other people, such as teaching and sales.
Frank Zappa has a loving and kind-hearted personality and he loves other people. Zappa can readily express his love and affection and others show their affection for Zappa. Frank probably had a safe and secure childhood and was allowed to make friendships early in life.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury Conjunct Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/Venus