approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Kanye's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Kanye West comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Kanye West - 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 Kanye West" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Kanye a little better. This page describes the disguise West wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, Kanye West 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. West 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 Kanye does, he does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. He likes to put his own personal stamp on it.
Kanye West 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. West will rarely confront the offender - he is too proud to do so - but he will lose his affection and respect for them. Kanye dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
West admires others who are strong individuals like himself. When Kanye West befriends someone, West 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 - Kanye expects recognition and appreciation for them. He also expects the intense loyalty that he offers to his dear ones to be reciprocated. However, Kanye West 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.
Kanye West has great heart and courage, and people often look to him for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Kanye always puts his best face forward and rarely allows others to see him hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. Kanye West 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 Kanye more than anything else. Kanye West feels that if he does his best where he is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
He may come across a bit scattered, nervous, or restless, as if he cannot sit still. Kanye West seems alert and quick, but sometimes a bit on edge. Kanye tends to stay perpetually busy, and would find handiwork of some kind to be soothing.
Kanye has an appealing physical appearance and this, along with his winning ways, is apt to make him a favorite in his immediate environment. Kanye West is the "easy" one, and he knows how to please others. However, West must not take his personal charm for granted, because he may also seem vain or too needy for approval.
He is direct, honest, and to the point - some might say excessively so. However, no one has to guess who Kanye West is or what he wants - he is pretty much up front. Kanye radiates a refreshing enthusiasm and vigor when he is at his best. He seems to enjoy competition without taking it terribly seriously.
He is easily excitable and could find it difficult to sit still. West always have something going on and is not afraid to take chances. Kanye West takes the initiative and has the ability to stimulate and sweep along others.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury Square Asc.
Venus Trine Asc.
Mars Trine Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/Uranus