George S. Patton
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 S. Patton comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner George S. Patton - 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 S. Patton" 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 Patton wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
George S. Patton 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 S. Patton has a childlike enthusiasm for anything new and he learns easily, but he also gets bored rather quickly. Patton 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 S. Patton 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 never comes across as melancholic or somber. He may seem frivolous to other, more serious souls. George S. Patton has a sense of humor and a sense of perspective that prevent him from taking himself or life too seriously. In fact, Patton may seem flippant or unconcerned about matters that others consider very important.
In general, George S. Patton responds to life mentally and objectively rather than emotionally, and he may not empathize with people very much. George 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, Patton 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 Patton's and his life is apt to be full of changes and movement due to his restlessness. George S. Patton 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 S. Patton 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.
The image that George S. Patton projects to the world and the person he really is inside, are considerably different. So much so that at times George may feel that people do not see or know the real him. They respond to the face they see, and the initial impression Patton makes may actually be misleading. Within him, also, there is much complexity and tension, and George S. Patton often feels that he needs to change himself in significant ways or that he continually holds back essential aspects of his.
In significant ways, Patton's emotional nature and personal needs are at odds with the way he presents himself. As a result of this inconsistency, George S. Patton may be uncomfortable showing his instinctive responses and true feelings. He may put them aside, maybe even be ashamed of them.
When George S. Patton is in an emotionally charged situation, those who do not know him well may be quite surprised at his reactions or behavior. The real challenge, though, is to completely accept himself, so that he does not act as if his emotional needs and impulses did not count for very much.
George S. Patton feels good about himself and enjoys good relationships with his friends and neighbors. He exchanges ideas with them in a very relaxed and open manner, always willing to learn more about himself, the world and other people.
He is discrete, tactful and adaptable, and has the ability to create a beautiful environment. George S. Patton has a knack for entertaining people and appreciates pleasing manners and proper behavior when he is with others.
George S. Patton tends to be extremely hard on himself and others. He may have been brought up under difficult circumstances and now feels that life is very tough. George does his duty, expects the same from others, and has no pity for anyone.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Quincunx Asc.
Moon Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Opposition Sun/Moon
Asc. Opposition Mercury/Venus
Asc. Conjunct Saturn/Pluto