approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of George's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way George Antheil comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner George Antheil - 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 George Antheil" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know George a little better. This page describes the disguise Antheil wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, George Antheil likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. He is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. He is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Antheil must have something of his own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that he can develop and manage according to his own will and vision. Whatever George does, he does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. He likes to put his own personal stamp on it.
George Antheil also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats him in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Antheil will rarely confront the offender - he is too proud to do so - but he will lose his affection and respect for them. George dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Antheil admires others who are strong individuals like himself. When George Antheil befriends someone, Antheil is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. He is very giving and generous, but his gifts are never anonymous - George expects recognition and appreciation for them. He also expects the intense loyalty that he offers to his dear ones to be reciprocated. However, George Antheil often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as himself, for he does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If he is not in the leading role, he aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
George Antheil has great heart and courage, and people often look to him for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. George always puts his best face forward and rarely allows others to see him hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. George Antheil also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although he does not like others to realize just how important it is to him.
His outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. His own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest George more than anything else. George Antheil feels that if he does his best where he is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
He is mentally active and restless and he likes to talk, communicate, and exchange ideas with others. George Antheil expresses himself well, and is suited to activities that involve presenting ideas to other people, such as teaching and sales.
George Antheil seems tolerant, broad-minded, and well-educated or as if he has traveled widely. He radiates a certain distinction, even nobility. Antheil is apt to have a significant impact on the people he encounters, without even realizing it - a positive, encouraging one.
George Antheil appears to be liberal and open-minded. Anything new, innovative, unusual, or off the beaten track arouses his interest. Antheil infuses his environment with enthusiasm, new life and excitement. Though not intentionally disruptive, George Antheil does enjoy startling or waking people up a bit.
He is assertive and bold. George Antheil is willing to be the first person to speak up and make his position known, and to strike out on his own if necessary. George 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, George Antheil's boldness is his calling card, and most people feels that he can at least be trusted to be honest with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury Conjunct Asc.
Jupiter Trine Asc.
Uranus Trine Asc.
Mars Sextile Asc.