Jon Morrow Lindbergh
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Jon's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Jon Morrow Lindbergh comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Jon Morrow Lindbergh - 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 Jon Morrow Lindbergh" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Jon a little better. This page describes the disguise Lindbergh wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, Jon Morrow Lindbergh likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. He is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. He is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Lindbergh must have something of his own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that he can develop and manage according to his own will and vision. Whatever Jon does, he does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. He likes to put his own personal stamp on it.
Jon Morrow Lindbergh also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats him in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Lindbergh will rarely confront the offender - he is too proud to do so - but he will lose his affection and respect for them. Jon dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Lindbergh admires others who are strong individuals like himself. When Jon Morrow Lindbergh befriends someone, Lindbergh is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. He is very giving and generous, but his gifts are never anonymous - Jon expects recognition and appreciation for them. He also expects the intense loyalty that he offers to his dear ones to be reciprocated. However, Jon Morrow Lindbergh often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as himself, for he does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If he is not in the leading role, he aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
Jon Morrow Lindbergh has great heart and courage, and people often look to him for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Jon always puts his best face forward and rarely allows others to see him hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. Jon Morrow Lindbergh also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although he does not like others to realize just how important it is to him.
His outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. His own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest Jon more than anything else. Jon Morrow Lindbergh feels that if he does his best where he is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
He is mentally active and restless and he likes to talk, communicate, and exchange ideas with others. Jon Morrow Lindbergh expresses himself well, and is suited to activities that involve presenting ideas to other people, such as teaching and sales.
Jon Morrow Lindbergh radiates a sense of confidence, well-being, and optimism, which inspires trust and good feelings in others. He likes himself and it shows. He expects success in life and he generally achieves it. However, Lindbergh also tends to exaggerate or to overestimate himself, and he can be sloppy and careless when it comes to details.
The effect of his childhood experiences, and the beliefs and attitudes Jon learned while young, are clearly apparent in his demeanor. It is all right on the surface, but when trouble arises Jon Morrow Lindbergh seems childish and needy. When he is in smoother waters, he appears to have a vulnerable, trusting nature that brings out the mothering instinct in other people.
Jon Morrow Lindbergh appears to be liberal and open-minded. Anything new, innovative, unusual, or off the beaten track arouses his interest. Lindbergh infuses his environment with enthusiasm, new life and excitement. Though not intentionally disruptive, Jon Morrow Lindbergh does enjoy startling or waking people up a bit.
Lindbergh may well have been discouraged from freely expressing himself, and an overemphasis on being acceptable, conforming to certain standards and expectations, and generally not getting out of line is apt to inhibit Jon quite a bit.
Jon Morrow Lindbergh has a radiant, winning personality and others see him as a person used to achieving success. Broadminded, Lindbergh is willing to give others the benefit of the doubt. He is helpful and tolerant as long as his moral and ethical standards are respected.
Jon has good organizing ability and he knows how to arrange everything skillfully. Happy in team-work and adept in negotiating, he can lead successful business meetings. Jon Morrow Lindbergh can easily obtain all the information he needs in order to make the best deal.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury Conjunct Asc.
Jupiter Conjunct Asc.
Moon Opposition Asc.
Uranus Trine Asc.
Saturn Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/Jupiter
Asc. Conjunct Mercury/Jupiter