Gael García Bernal
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Gael's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Gael García Bernal comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Gael García Bernal - 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 Gael García Bernal" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Gael a little better. This page describes the disguise Bernal wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Forward-looking and progressive, he is a person who supports change, innovation, and human advancement, and Gael García Bernal is often strongly committed to a humanitarian cause or social improvement. He is extremely aware of the interrelations between all people, and is always projecting personal issues unto a greater whole. Bernal sees the political or social ramifications of personal actions, and he wishes to contribute something of value to the world, or at least to his community or group.
The ideals of equality, fairness, human rights, brotherhood, and social justice color Gael's whole outlook and approach to life. He is truly interested in the good of the whole and not only his own personal well-being.
Sometimes he may overlook or ignore his own and others' personal needs, desires, and feelings, especially if they do not conform to his ideals of how one should feel or act. Though he has little patience for conservative narrow-mindedness, Gael García Bernal himself is sometimes dogmatic about his beliefs and ideologies.
He is attracted to the avant-garde, the latest advances in human thought and development, and he is eclectic and cosmopolitan in his tastes. He may consider himself a "global citizen" rather than claiming a narrow, limited identification based on nationality, race, familial heritage, etc. Gael García Bernal is strongly influenced by his peer group and the flavor of the times in which he grew up, more so than by parental or family influences. He is involved and active in groups, community efforts, as well as cultural and progressive movements.
On a personal level, Gael García Bernal is friendly and expresses a kind of impersonal good will towards others. Bernal probably has many acquaintances but few really close friends, and much of Bernal's relationships with others are based on a sharing of common ideals and principles, rather than on emotional ties. Others see Gael García Bernal as a good friend and a comrade who is objective, fair and rather detached emotionally. Gael does not often show his emotions, and may be unsure about how to respond to others' emotional expression, for he tends to be very rational.
Gael García Bernal is also very independent and refuses to be possessed by any individual. Gael García Bernal is not comfortable with traditional sexual roles and is inclined to have "liberated" views about marriage, relationships, sharing of child rearing responsibilities, etc. Gael García Bernal needs to have a life outside of the personal, domestic sphere and to be involved with people on a broader scale. The nurturing of family ties, and close, deep, personal relationships may take a back seat to Bernal's work or outside social activities.
Gael García Bernal seems quirky, unusual, offbeat and "different". Sometimes it seems that he is trying to provoke people and upset the status quo just by being himself. Bernal tends to be restless, excitable, and somewhat ungrounded or nervous as well.
There is a certain intensity, charisma, or compelling attractiveness about Gael García Bernal that may have little to do with his physical features. It is energy, a subtle sexuality that he emanates. Also, Bernal tends to do everything wholeheartedly and with passion, which is quite fascinating to other people. His instincts and psychological perceptions about others are quite incisive.
His emotional instincts, feelings, and intuition play a big part in the decisions Gael García Bernal makes and how he interacts with the world, and generally his feelings are quite accurate and helpful to him. Also, establishing emotional rapport with the people he meets on a day to day level is rather easy for Bernal. Gael García Bernal appears somewhat sympathetic and concerned, so that others are drawn to him, especially when they need guidance or help.
Gael García Bernal comes across to others as intelligent, alert, articulate, knowledgeable, and communicative. He is quite curious and interested in the people and events around him, and cannot resist commenting about them.
Bernal also needs to be busy and active, and he moves quickly. Gael García Bernal also appears to be restless. Keeping his mind or hands occupied helps with that.
He is assertive and bold. Gael García Bernal is willing to be the first person to speak up and make his position known, and to strike out on his own if necessary. Gael 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, Gael García Bernal's boldness is his calling card, and most people feels that he can at least be trusted to be honest with them.
Gael García Bernal tends to blend in with and take on the characteristics of the people in his surroundings, and may thus not make a powerful individual statement of his own. He may project an aura of glamour or "make-believe", and enjoy trying on different personalities at different times.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Uranus Square Asc.
Pluto Trine Asc.
Moon Sextile Asc.
Mercury Sextile Asc.
Mars Sextile Asc.
Neptune Sextile Asc.