Many of the traits described in Chapter 2 are emphasized again below. Gene Hackman needs to be especially wary of the tendency to be oblivious to the personal feelings of others; otherwise he sometimes hurts others' feelings without realizing it.
He is a freedom-loving, strong-willed and independent-minded individual, and he insists upon living his own life as he sees fit, even if it means ignoring convention and tradition. In personal relationships, Gene Hackman cannot be owned or possessed, and while he is willing to share himself with another, he does not always adjust easily to the emotional give and take of close relationships. Though intellectually open, Hackman can be enormously stubborn, opinionated and inflexible on a one-to-one level. Gene has strong convictions and feelings about fairness and equality, and he tries to abide by them; however, his ideals about how people "should" treat one another do not always take into account human weaknesses, differences and needs. Gene Hackman probably dislikes sentimentality and traditional gender roles and "games".
He is fair, intelligent, objective and rational and he often let his head rule rather than his heart. Gene Hackman seems rather self-sufficient and emotionally detached because he is capable of putting aside his personal feelings and viewing things dispassionately. But once Gene makes up his mind on an issue, it is difficult to dissuade him, and he can be rather dogmatic.
Gene Hackman thinks in broad terms and is concerned with the world beyond his own personal sphere - his town, nation, or even planet. He is likely to become involved in, or show a keen interest in, community endeavors, social organizations and groups of all kinds. He enjoys being part of a group endeavor, and he often assumes the role of organizing, managing or supervising group activities.
Forward-looking and progressive, he harbors great hopes for the future. Gene Hackman stays current and up to date, and responds to contemporary cultural trends, both in terms of personal style and ideas. When young, Gene Hackman was very influenced by peer pressure and by all the "latest crazes". Gene has an experimental mind and is attracted to novelty.
His strong points include his concern for human welfare and social betterment, his sense of fairness and democratic spirit, and his vision. His faults are his stubbornness and inflexibility, and a tendency to be very obtuse and insensitive when it comes to personal feelings and human needs.
Gene Hackman 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. Hackman may find it exceedingly uncomfortable to assert himself or get up in front of an audience.
Gene Hackman is loving and well loved by others, and has a strong need for relationships that offer kindness, friendship and affection. His artistic and creative powers are also well developed and Gene does everything in a harmonious, gracious, pleasing manner. Aesthetics are very important to Hackman, as are his personal appearance and attractiveness.
Gene has lofty aspirations but does not struggle or labor to achieve them. His self-confidence and inner harmony attract success and benefit him in an almost magical way. His optimism and cheerful generosity also win Hackman many allies and successes in life.
He is an original! Gene Hackman radiates a sort of electrical excitement about the things he is interested in, and conveys this to others, but he also gets bored rather quickly. Gene does not mind being a bit unusual or breaking a few rules either.
He prefers more serious kinds of conversation with his friends and neighbors rather than small talk. Because his communication is clear and concise, Gene Hackman can impress others by taking control of negotiations or business dealings.
He is a bit impulsive and excitable and wants things done quickly. Gene Hackman tends to be very impatient with anyone who is slower or less energetic than he is. Hackman will fight for what he wants but should guard against mishaps or accidents.
Gene Hackman seems to have an emotional and physical unrest and he always have to be on the move. Gene could find it difficult to control himself and he tends to get angry and upset easily. Eccentric and individualistic, he can create a stir wherever he goes.
Gene Hackman has a sensitive physique, is impressionable and prone to external influences. Gene should guard against the tendency to escape through drugs, alcohol etc. His imagination is very vivid and Hackman is likely to dream of big things.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Aquarius and Sun in Aquarius
Sun in Aquarius
Sun in 12th house
Sun Conjunct Venus
Sun Trine Jupiter
Sun Sextile Uranus
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Asc.
Sun Conjunct Mars/Asc.
Sun Conjunct Uranus/MC
Sun Opposition Neptune/Pluto