approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Jean-Pierre's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Jean-Pierre Cassel comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Jean-Pierre Cassel - 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 Jean-Pierre Cassel" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Jean-Pierre a little better. This page describes the disguise Cassel wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Modest, unobtrusive, and often rather quiet or shy, he is a person who is content to stay in the background or to serve as an assistant, in the supporting role rather than in the lead. He is quite humble in his own assessment of himself; he seeks perfection, with a tendency to be overly self-critical. No matter how well he does something, Jean-Pierre Cassel always sees the flaws in it and how it could be improved. Often Cassel will simply refuse to attempt something because he feels he cannot meet his own high standards.
Jean-Pierre Cassel has an eye for detail and he gets upset when something is not done just so, usually something others consider rather inconsequential or trivial. He is hard to please and his relationships with others may suffer because of this. Jean-Pierre Cassel also has refined sensitivities and is very discriminating and particular in his choice of foods, clothes, friends, artwork, etc. Order in Cassel's environment is very important to Cassel.
Cassel steps into situations rather cautiously, and not without realistically assessing all of the risks and potential advantages involved. Unless something is a safe bet, he is unlikely to dive into it. Jean-Pierre Cassel tends to underestimate his own capacities and to lack confidence and trust in life, which inhibits his spontaneity. Worrying is a bad habit of his. On the other hand, Jean-Pierre rarely falls flat on his face and what he does, he does very well.
Others see Jean-Pierre Cassel as a self-sufficient and rather self-contained person. Cassel has a strong sense of propriety. Politeness, good manners, and correct behavior are important to him. His clear, cool, objective and non-emotional attitude is apparent to others first, and though he is really quite helpful and caring, he does not radiate much sympathy and as a result, others may not see the helpful side as readily. Jean-Pierre may seem more businesslike and factual as well as more conservative than he really is at heart. He is the person others might go to for technical advice or an unbiased opinion, but not for emotional support.
He is keenly observant, intelligent, and has a great desire for learning and for self-improvement, but he is not especially ambitious and is often satisfied with a rather simple, unglamourous position in life.
Jean-Pierre Cassel often finds himself in the role of supportive caretaker, assistant, or facilitator of others' creative efforts and projects. Though seemingly unemotional and poised, he cares deeply and has a very strong nurturing urge, which Jean-Pierre expresses in tangible ways such as running errands for sick friends or nursing them back to health.
Jean-Pierre Cassel 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 Jean-Pierre, and is probably something he cares a great deal about. Cassel gets along well with people and knows how to please them. Jean-Pierre Cassel has a well honed sense of style and beauty.
To others, Jean-Pierre Cassel appears capable, mature and down to earth. Even when he was young, there was a certain practicality and responsible air about Jean-Pierre that inspired people to rely on him. Cassel keeps his cool in most situations.
Jean-Pierre has penetrating insight into people and a keen eye and ear for the hidden, unspoken, behind-the-scenes facets of life. He may seem intense and make other people a bit uncomfortable at times. There is also a sexual quality in Jean-Pierre's manner which can be quite alluring, in a subtle way.
Others are attracted to Cassel because of his light-hearted, cheerful and optimistic personality. Jean-Pierre Cassel is very charming and is likely to give frequent compliments. He is very affectionate toward others and has a need to be in active relationships with people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Virgo Conjunct Ascendant in Virgo
Venus Conjunct Asc.
Saturn Trine Asc.
Pluto Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Moon/Venus