approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Jimmy's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Jimmy Hoffa comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Jimmy Hoffa - 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 Jimmy Hoffa" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Jimmy a little better. This page describes the disguise Hoffa wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Forward-looking and progressive, he is a person who supports change, innovation, and human advancement, and Jimmy Hoffa is often strongly committed to a humanitarian cause or social improvement. He is extremely aware of the interrelations between all people, and is always projecting personal issues unto a greater whole. Hoffa sees the political or social ramifications of personal actions, and he wishes to contribute something of value to the world, or at least to his community or group.
The ideals of equality, fairness, human rights, brotherhood, and social justice color Jimmy's whole outlook and approach to life. He is truly interested in the good of the whole and not only his own personal well-being.
Sometimes he may overlook or ignore his own and others' personal needs, desires, and feelings, especially if they do not conform to his ideals of how one should feel or act. Though he has little patience for conservative narrow-mindedness, Jimmy Hoffa himself is sometimes dogmatic about his beliefs and ideologies.
He is attracted to the avant-garde, the latest advances in human thought and development, and he is eclectic and cosmopolitan in his tastes. He may consider himself a "global citizen" rather than claiming a narrow, limited identification based on nationality, race, familial heritage, etc. Jimmy Hoffa is strongly influenced by his peer group and the flavor of the times in which he grew up, more so than by parental or family influences. He is involved and active in groups, community efforts, as well as cultural and progressive movements.
On a personal level, Jimmy Hoffa is friendly and expresses a kind of impersonal good will towards others. Hoffa probably has many acquaintances but few really close friends, and much of Hoffa's relationships with others are based on a sharing of common ideals and principles, rather than on emotional ties. Others see Jimmy Hoffa as a good friend and a comrade who is objective, fair and rather detached emotionally. Jimmy does not often show his emotions, and may be unsure about how to respond to others' emotional expression, for he tends to be very rational.
Jimmy Hoffa is also very independent and refuses to be possessed by any individual. Jimmy Hoffa is not comfortable with traditional sexual roles and is inclined to have "liberated" views about marriage, relationships, sharing of child rearing responsibilities, etc. Jimmy Hoffa needs to have a life outside of the personal, domestic sphere and to be involved with people on a broader scale. The nurturing of family ties, and close, deep, personal relationships may take a back seat to Hoffa's work or outside social activities.
Jimmy Hoffa appears confident and self-assured and he makes a clear, strong impression on others. He is very concerned with the impact he makes on others and with getting personal recognition, sometimes too much so. Jimmy Hoffa tends to dominate in relationships and to be oblivious to others' points of view if they differ very much from Hoffa's own.
He is mentally active and restless and he likes to talk, communicate, and exchange ideas with others. Jimmy Hoffa expresses himself well, and is suited to activities that involve presenting ideas to other people, such as teaching and sales.
His emotional responses, feelings, and prejudices come across to others quite clearly and Jimmy Hoffa could be seen as a rather moody, inconsistent creature. On the other hand, he is not impersonal or removed, so people are drawn to confide in him. At times Hoffa may wish he was not so easy to read.
Jimmy Hoffa appears contained, and perhaps wary or mistrustful as well. He watches his step, and frequently withdraws if his environment does not feel welcoming and safe. As a result, Hoffa may seem much more conservative than he actually is. Jimmy fears making mistakes in social situations, and is extremely sensitive to criticism or rejection. As he matures, Jimmy Hoffa is likely to grow in confidence, because he will learn to depend more on his own evaluation of himself.
There is a certain intensity, charisma, or compelling attractiveness about Jimmy Hoffa that may have little to do with his physical features. It is energy, a subtle sexuality that he emanates. Also, Hoffa tends to do everything wholeheartedly and with passion, which is quite fascinating to other people. His instincts and psychological perceptions about others are quite incisive.
Jimmy has an adept and competent manner and the ability to express himself well. Jimmy Hoffa likes to be in touch with people and is eager to share his views with them. His ability to give and receive mental stimulation invites many fruitful conversations and relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Conjunct Asc.
Mercury Conjunct Asc.
Moon Square Asc.
Saturn Square Asc.
Pluto Trine Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/Mercury