Although he is intensely emotional and fervent in his loves and hates (as described on the previous page), Jim Carrey is also pragmatic and able to swing to the opposite extreme and be completely dispassionate and unsentimental, especially when it suits his overall aims.
Serious, disciplined and quietly ambitious, he is driven to prove himself and to achieve material accomplishments and success. His work, his position in the world, and his contributions to society are very important to Carrey. Jim Carrey will persevere through enormous hardship and frustration in order to reach a goal he has set for himself, and he often sacrifices much in the area of personal relationships and home life in order to do so.
Jim Carrey has a thoughtful, quiet and self-contained disposition and does not readily show his inner feelings and needs. Jim Carrey seems to always be in control, capable, efficient and strong. He is often the person in the family or group who is given more responsibility (and more work) than the others. He is highly conscientious and even as a child he possessed great maturity, soberness, and worldly wisdom.
He is basically a pragmatic realist, and though he may have all sorts of dreams, ideals and colorful theories, he feels that the ultimate test of a concept is its practical usefulness. Jim has an innate shrewdness and business sense, and there is a bit of the cynic in him as well.
He is clear-headed, detached and objective, and is not swayed by emotional dramatics. He is often authoritarian - strictly fair, but without mercy. Jim Carrey has a great respect for tradition and even if he does not agree with certain laws, he will abide by them or strive to change them, but never flagrantly disregard them. Cautious and conservative, Jim Carrey plays by the rules.
He is subtle, understated, quiet, deep, not easy to get to know intimately, and never superficial. He is a modest person and sometimes overly self-critical. Giving himself (and others) permission to feel, play, be spontaneous and silly, and sometimes weak and vulnerable is not easy for Carrey.
Carrey's strong points are his depth and thoroughness, patience, tenacity and faithfulness. His faults are a tendency to be rigid and inflexible, and too serious.
The urge to learn and to communicate is essential to Jim Carrey, and he expresses himself very well through writing, teaching or sharing ideas and information. Carrey is persuasive and fluent with language.
Restless and inquisitive, Jim enjoys being mobile and taking short trips and excursions in order to see for himself what is going on in the world around him.
Jim Carrey is loving and well loved by others, and has a strong need for relationships that offer kindness, friendship and affection. His artistic and creative powers are also well developed and Jim does everything in a harmonious, gracious, pleasing manner. Aesthetics are very important to Carrey, as are his personal appearance and attractiveness.
While Jim Carrey deeply appreciates beauty and has a great desire for love, he is in no way frivolous or indiscriminate in his affections. Carrey can be very frugal and sparing with both money and emotions.
Jim Carrey has a mature and often somber demeanor. He is serious, reserved, self-disciplined, highly responsible and conscientious. He progresses rather slowly in life, through his own efforts and persistence. He is also rather stern and judgmental, especially with himself. Cautious and careful, it is difficult for him to really let go, be spontaneous and playful. Jim likes to be in control of himself.
Jim Carrey has a great need for security which he may seek in a partner who could be older than him and perhaps married before. Jim Carrey probably feels restrained in expressing affection, giving the impression of being cool and indifferent toward those he loves.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Scorpio and Sun in Capricorn
Sun in Capricorn
Sun in 3rd house
Sun Conjunct Venus
Sun aspects Venus and Saturn
Sun Conjunct Saturn
Sun Conjunct Venus/Saturn