approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Jason's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Jason Priestley comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Jason Priestley - 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 Jason Priestley" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Jason a little better. This page describes the disguise Priestley wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
He is very strong-willed and proud, but intensely private and not easy to know well. Behind Priestley's quiet exterior lies a great deal of emotional depth, sensitivity, complexity, and also fierce determination. When Jason Priestley wants something he goes after it rather quietly but insistently and wholeheartedly - and what Jason Priestley wants, Jason Priestley usually gets.
He is not a person who lives haphazardly or superficially. Jason wants to live passionately and intensely and is not averse to challenge, danger, or to facing the darker side of life - human pain and struggle. Jason Priestley functions well in crisis situations and he often seeks them out, for he enjoys the feeling of living at full capacity.
He is very intuitive about other people and especially about their unspoken feelings and hidden motives. Jason Priestley usually has strong, immediate gut reactions, either positive or negative, which prove to be correct. Priestley approaches life very instinctively and is not always fully conscious of why he feels or acts the way he does. Jason Priestley also has a very strong affinity with animals - an acute sensitivity and a nonverbal rapport with them.
In new relationships he is rather cautious, sometimes even suspicious, until he gets to know and trust someone - and trust does not come easily to Priestley. When Jason Priestley commits himself emotionally to someone, be it friend or lover, he is intensely loyal and devoted to them and he also expects the same kind of unwavering, undying loyalty in return. If he is ever betrayed by someone he cares deeply for, Jason Priestley is capable of hating and retaliating with as much fervor as he once loved. Nothing is done halfway. In fact, he is intensely involved and often jealously attached to whatever he cares about, be it person, idea, or cause. There is definitely a streak of emotional fanaticism in him.
Because of his natural reserve, others may see Jason Priestley as something of an enigma. He is quite self-protective and often defensive. Jason Priestley also has a very magnetic quality, especially to members of the opposite sex.
Jason Priestley seems like a loner or isolationist at times, and it may be difficult to get to know him or form close friendships with him. To others, Jason may appear standoffish, as if he were judging them from afar.
Jason Priestley can get by in life almost on his personality alone. There is a radiant, warm, attractive quality about Jason that others cannot help responding to favorably. Usually he appears confident and clear about who he is, and it is very difficult not to notice him or feel his influence when Priestley is around.
Daring and a bit reckless, Jason Priestley is not afraid to face danger. Jason wants to be the biggest, the best, the strongest and the most powerful! Jason Priestley 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:
Saturn Opposition Asc.
Sun Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Mars/Pluto