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 Sanders comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner George Sanders - 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 Sanders" 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 Sanders wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, George Sanders 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. Sanders 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 Sanders 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. Sanders 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.
Sanders admires others who are strong individuals like himself. When George Sanders befriends someone, Sanders 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 Sanders 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 Sanders 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 Sanders 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 Sanders feels that if he does his best where he is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
George Sanders has a friendly, affectionate attitude towards others and a great deal of personal charm. His attractiveness is one of the first things others notice about George, and is probably something he cares a great deal about. Sanders gets along well with people and knows how to please them. George Sanders has a well honed sense of style and beauty.
At times George Sanders may feel that he is all alone in the world and that other people only cause him difficulties. Constantly bounced to and fro by others, George has a strong desire to free himself from his stressful surroundings.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Venus Conjunct Asc.
Asc. Opposition Saturn/Uranus