George Bernard Shaw
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of George Bernard's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way George Bernard Shaw comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner George Bernard Shaw - 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 Bernard Shaw" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know George Bernard a little better. This page describes the disguise Shaw wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
George Bernard Shaw is always questioning and learning, and he seems young and alive no matter what his chronological age, for his mind is always alert, curious, flexible, and open to new experiences. George Bernard Shaw has a childlike enthusiasm for anything new and he learns easily, but he also gets bored rather quickly. Shaw can be somewhat of a scatterbrain, for he tends to have so many ideas and irons in the fire that it is hard to keep track of them all. He needs and craves variety, change, mental stimulation, and an active social life.
Articulate, clever, often funny and witty, he is always a refreshing and interesting conversationalist. George Bernard Shaw enjoys meeting and interacting with a variety of different people. He is friendly, flirtatious, and charming in a playful way, and no matter how badly he may be feeling, George Bernard never comes across as melancholic or somber. He may seem frivolous to other, more serious souls. George Bernard Shaw has a sense of humor and a sense of perspective that prevent him from taking himself or life too seriously. In fact, Shaw may seem flippant or unconcerned about matters that others consider very important.
In general, George Bernard Shaw responds to life mentally and objectively rather than emotionally, and he may not empathize with people very much. George Bernard does not like to be weighed down with too much responsibility or with others' emotional burdens. Furthermore, if he cannot fully grasp something with his reason and logic, Shaw will often choose to ignore it, including his own and other people's irrational feelings, desires, and needs.
Consistency and reliability are not great virtues of Shaw's and his life is apt to be full of changes and movement due to his restlessness. George Bernard Shaw becomes nervous and fidgety if things are not moving quickly enough. He is interested in what is current and up-to-date, the newest trends in thought or style.
His gifts are a quick mind, verbal facility, a flair for language, social sophistication and polish, the ability to communicate, converse, and build bridges between people and between ideas. George Bernard Shaw tends to become an incessant chatterbox or gossip if he does not have work or other activities that utilize his mental, verbal, and social skills.
George Bernard Shaw is extremely sensitive to all of the incoming impressions and energies around him, and at times he can be overcome or dominated by more forceful personalities. Learning to establish clear boundaries is important for him, as George Bernard Shaw tends to become enmeshed emotionally and/or psychically with whomever he is with. He may have the chameleon's trait of seeming to become the people or person he is with the most.
He is direct, honest, and to the point - some might say excessively so. However, no one has to guess who George Bernard Shaw is or what he wants - he is pretty much up front. George Bernard radiates a refreshing enthusiasm and vigor when he is at his best. He seems to enjoy competition without taking it terribly seriously.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Neptune Square Asc.
Mars Trine Asc.