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 Harrison comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner George Harrison - 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 Harrison" 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 Harrison wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
He is a natural diplomat, reasonable, tolerant, fair, always willing to listen to varying viewpoints, and prepared to see the other side of an issue. Even if he strongly disagrees with someone, George Harrison will try to find points of similarity and agreement rather than emphasizing the differences. He often avoids taking an extreme or one-sided stance on anything. George has a strong desire for harmonious and pleasant relationships, and revels in a spirit of cooperation, compromise, friendship, and fairness. George Harrison very much wants to be liked and because of his need for approval and acceptance, Harrison is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. He so much wants to please that often George Harrison will suppress his own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Harrison's politeness is interpreted as being phony or wishy-washy.
His need to create harmony extends to his physical environment and personal appearance as well. George Harrison appreciates beauty and has a natural sense of balance, symmetry, and proportion. He does everything in good taste, with a sense of style and art. From his home furnishings to his choice of clothing, everything must be aesthetically appealing, not simply functional or utilitarian.
He also feels that relationships are a form of art - one that Harrison is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for George possesses tact and acute awareness of other people. Marriage is very significant to him and finding the right person to share his life with is extremely important. Being part of a close relationship seems natural to George Harrison - he is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases his self-confidence. George Harrison does have a tendency, however, to become overly dependent on his partner and perhaps not to develop a clearly defined identity outside of the relationship. Finding the balance between being himself and blending and uniting with another is a challenge for George.
Others see George Harrison as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to him, this is the sort of face Harrison shows to the world. He possesses personal charm and an understated, non-combative manner. His motto could be "one catches more flies with honey than with vinegar" for George Harrison usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
He is impressionable, sympathetic, and responsive to the emotional tone and atmosphere around him. George Harrison harmonizes, blends, and adapts himself to other people. Often he is rather quiet, just listening and feeling. He is subtle and knows when to keep silent and wait. George acts instinctively, sensing and intuiting when the time is right for action.
The way George Harrison comes across to others, particularly on first impression, tends to conceal certain important aspects of his. Specifically, what gives George pleasure, how he likes to give and receive affection, and what he seeks in friendship or love relationships are not at all apparent from Harrison's outward demeanor. George Harrison seems to send mixed signals, and this can create a bit of confusion for the people who are interested in getting close to him or knowing him on more than a superficial level.
He may be seen as the wild card, the unpredictable or kooky one, because occasionally George Harrison does surprising things that are either totally out of character or are actually intended to shock people. There is an erratic quality or rebelliousness that comes across at odd moments. It seems to be George's role to shake things up a bit and he may not be entirely comfortable with this himself.
George has good organizing ability and he knows how to arrange everything skillfully. Happy in team-work and adept in negotiating, he can lead successful business meetings. George Harrison can easily obtain all the information he needs in order to make the best deal.
Daring and a bit reckless, George Harrison is not afraid to face danger. George wants to be the biggest, the best, the strongest and the most powerful! George Harrison has a need to have his influence noted in many directions and a desire to rule over those in his environment.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon Conjunct Find Asc.
Venus Quincunx Asc.
Uranus Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Opposition Mercury/Jupiter
Asc. Conjunct Mars/Pluto