Though Weissmuller appears rather intense, quiet and enigmatic at first (as mentioned in the previous chapter), he is really quite friendly, sociable and interested in people. He may sometimes feel torn between getting deeply involved emotionally and staying light, free and unencumbered.
Johnny Weissmuller is, in many ways, an eternal child. His mind is bright, alert, curious, flexible, playful and always eager for new experiences - and his attention span is often quite brief. Weissmuller grasps ideas quickly and once his initial curiosity has been satisfied, he is ready to move on. Johnny Weissmuller craves frequent change and variety, as well as new situations and people.
It may be hard for Johnny Weissmuller to decide just where his talents and true vocation lie, for he has a multitude of interests and is loathe limiting himself by concentrating on just one. He is easily distracted by all of the other fascinating possibilities. His curiosity and restlessness propel Johnny toward many different experiences in life, and he is willing to taste or try anything once. Doing the same thing over and over again, even if it is something he does well, is tantamount to drudgery for Weissmuller.
Johnny Weissmuller lives in his head a great deal - reading, observing, thinking, spinning ideas around - and he needs mental stimulation every bit as much as he needs food and drink. In fact, if Johnny had to choose between a good book or movie and a good lunch, he would very likely choose the former. Johnny Weissmuller has a creative mind and he often lives by his wits.
He is also a very social creature, with a strong need to communicate and interact with people. He enjoys using and playing with words and has a real flair for getting his ideas across in a clever, interesting, articulate manner. Writing and/or speaking are areas he has talent for.
Johnny Weissmuller also has a rather lighthearted and mischievous sense of humor, and often does not take anything too seriously. Though he craves emotional involvement, it is hard for Johnny Weissmuller to achieve it, for he is frequently unwilling to commit himself to anything, to take responsibility or to limit his personal freedom and mobility.
His happiness lies in using his creativity and language skills to communicate something meaningful, teach, inspire, or bring people together. Johnny has an unbiased mind and can usually offer a fresh, clear, uncluttered perspective. His faults are his lack of constancy and persistence, and his tendency to overlook or ignore deep emotional issues and other people's feelings.
Johnny Weissmuller invests a tremendous amount of his creative energy into his relationships with others, particularly his marriage or other close partnerships. Johnny feels that he needs others in order to be all that he can be, and he is disinclined to solitary activities and endeavors.
Working with people on a one-to-one basis to bring about mutual understanding, harmony, and satisfaction is an area in which Johnny Weissmuller can really excel. Counseling or negotiating are talents of his.
He is assertive, energetic, active, courageous and vital. Johnny Weissmuller has a very strong physical drive that expresses itself as sexuality and passion, a desire to compete with others, and a tendency to fight. Johnny Weissmuller has a victorious spirit and the will to win.
He is very receptive and sensitive but has a tendency to over-idealize, making his approach to love relationships, romance or marriage somewhat unrealistic. Johnny Weissmuller also tends to be a bit absent-minded and naive, leaving himself open for being taken, swindled or lied to.
Weissmuller has an intrinsic creative and artistic ability and an unusual sense of form. Johnny Weissmuller also has a deep need for relationships that offer affection and can be quite intense when by inner compulsion he feels drawn to someone. His relationships tend to be peculiar in some way.
Johnny Weissmuller has a restless and somewhat nervous manner and he attracts attention through his initiative and originality. He is drawn to unusual friends and acquaintances, and because of his confidence may be regarded as a leader in his sphere.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Scorpio and Sun in Gemini
Sun in Gemini
Sun in 7th house
Sun Conjunct Mars
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Neptune
Sun Conjunct Venus/Pluto
Sun Opposition Uranus/Asc.