approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Gus' basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Gus Trikonis comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Gus Trikonis - 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 Gus Trikonis" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Gus a little better. This page describes the disguise Trikonis 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, Gus Trikonis 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. Gus has a strong desire for harmonious and pleasant relationships, and revels in a spirit of cooperation, compromise, friendship, and fairness. Gus Trikonis very much wants to be liked and because of his need for approval and acceptance, Trikonis is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. He so much wants to please that often Gus Trikonis will suppress his own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Trikonis' politeness is interpreted as being phony or wishy-washy.
His need to create harmony extends to his physical environment and personal appearance as well. Gus Trikonis 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 Trikonis is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for Gus 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 Gus Trikonis - he is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases his self-confidence. Gus Trikonis 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 Gus.
Others see Gus Trikonis as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to him, this is the sort of face Trikonis 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 Gus Trikonis usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
Despite the fact that his core self is quite a bit different from the face the world generally sees, Gus Trikonis has a strong desire to be seen and recognized, to be acknowledged, and to have a significant influence on people in his environment. He may do remarkable things in order to be noticed. However, Gus Trikonis often does not get the full recognition he wishes for.
Trikonis has a well developed personality and tends to base his relationships with others on a more personal level. Gus Trikonis is inclined to seek mental or intellectual relationships and also has a strong desire for soul-unions.
Gus Trikonis has a strong desire to build an image of his that captivates everyone around him, and with his attractive and fascinating personality, he has the ability to influence many people. Gus is likely to have some unusual love affairs.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Square Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/MC
Asc. Conjunct Venus/Pluto