approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Julian's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Julian Ríos comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Julian Ríos - 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 Julian Ríos" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Julian a little better. This page describes the disguise Julian wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
High-spirited, enthusiastic, and exuberant, Julian loves adventure, change and exploring new territory. He is not happy with being confined to the same safe, familiar, secure little world all the time. Julian Ríos has a strong sense of restlessness and yearning for something greater than anything he has yet experienced, and he often lives in his dreams and visions for the future. Julian Ríos tends to believe that the grass is greener somewhere else, and he likes to keep moving, either literally or figuratively. Idealistic and optimistic, he always expects something better ahead. Julian Ríos loves to have a goal, something to aim for, but once he achieves it he is on to something else. He is ever on the lookout for new opportunities and he is a gambler, willing to take risks and to break new ground. The possibility of discovering something new is what makes life interesting for him. Julian Ríos has great faith in life and he bounces back quickly from disappointment and failure.
Freedom loving and independent, Julian Ríos cannot tolerate being caged in for very long, and friends and loved ones must respect his need for freedom of movement. Binding commitments, responsibilities and relationships often weigh heavily upon Julian and he may resist "growing up" and assuming the limitations of adult life.
He is friendly and outgoing and has a great sense of fun and playfulness. He is also philosophically minded and often quite outspoken about his convictions and beliefs. Sometimes Julian Ríos gets carried away with his enthusiasm of the moment and he tends to exaggerate. He is often a big talker, a big maker of promises, and he is usually pretty convincing. He does everything in a big way, a generous way. Julian likes to have the best, and he heartily dislikes stinginess, small mindedness or pettiness. His vision is always large. He is able to perceive the big picture, general patterns and principles, and he is well suited to politics, business, higher education or religion.
Others see Julian Ríos as a good sport and a good friend, but one who is not always consistent and dependable. He may also be seen as a wise person since he does not get bogged down in pettiness and trivialities, and is able to communicate a broader perspective that opens up new horizons. He is a person who believes in miracles, grace, or just plain good luck, someone who never gives up on life, and he inspires and encourages others to keep looking ahead.
His emotional responses, feelings and prejudices come across to others quite clearly and Julian Ríos could come across as rather moody and fickle. On the other hand, he is not impersonal or removed, so people are drawn to confide in him. At times Julian may wish he were not so easy to read.
At times his feisty spirit, aggressiveness, and overly forceful approach get Julian into trouble. Julian Ríos tends to take offense when none was intended. He may be viewed as a troublemaker, an upstart, or an egotist with little concern for others. Julian Ríos needs to moderate his temper in order to avoid constant irritation with those in his environment.
Julian Ríos can get by in life almost on his personality alone. There is a radiant, warm, attractive quality about Julian that others cannot help responding to favorably. Usually he appears confident and clear about who he is, and it is very difficult not to notice him or feel his influence when Julian is around.
Julian may well have been discouraged from freely expressing himself. Moreover, he may be seriously inhibited by an overemphasis on being acceptable, conforming to certain standards and expectations, and generally not getting out of line.
Julian has strong leadership qualities and finds it natural to take charge of his family environment. He throws himself wholeheartedly into all of his endeavors and does not like others to make demands on him, but Julian Ríos will willingly give of himself in most situations.
Julian strongly resents daily routine and is always ready and willing to challenge life. Responding quickly to people around him, Julian Ríos spontaneously connects with them and tends to become stimulated through them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon Square Asc.
Mars Square Asc.
Sun Sextile Asc.
Saturn Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Moon/Mars
Asc. Conjunct Uranus/N. Node