approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Mark's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Mark Lindsay comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Mark Lindsay - 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 Mark Lindsay" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Mark a little better. This page describes the disguise Lindsay wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Mark Lindsay is always questioning and learning, and he seems young and alive no matter what his chronological age, for his mind is always alert, curious, flexible, and open to new experiences. Mark Lindsay has a childlike enthusiasm for anything new and he learns easily, but he also gets bored rather quickly. Lindsay can be somewhat of a scatterbrain, for he tends to have so many ideas and irons in the fire that it is hard to keep track of them all. He needs and craves variety, change, mental stimulation, and an active social life.
Articulate, clever, often funny and witty, he is always a refreshing and interesting conversationalist. Mark Lindsay enjoys meeting and interacting with a variety of different people. He is friendly, flirtatious, and charming in a playful way, and no matter how badly he may be feeling, Mark never comes across as melancholic or somber. He may seem frivolous to other, more serious souls. Mark Lindsay has a sense of humor and a sense of perspective that prevent him from taking himself or life too seriously. In fact, Lindsay may seem flippant or unconcerned about matters that others consider very important.
In general, Mark Lindsay responds to life mentally and objectively rather than emotionally, and he may not empathize with people very much. Mark does not like to be weighed down with too much responsibility or with others' emotional burdens. Furthermore, if he cannot fully grasp something with his reason and logic, Lindsay will often choose to ignore it, including his own and other people's irrational feelings, desires, and needs.
Consistency and reliability are not great virtues of Lindsay's and his life is apt to be full of changes and movement due to his restlessness. Mark Lindsay becomes nervous and fidgety if things are not moving quickly enough. He is interested in what is current and up-to-date, the newest trends in thought or style.
His gifts are a quick mind, verbal facility, a flair for language, social sophistication and polish, the ability to communicate, converse, and build bridges between people and between ideas. Mark Lindsay tends to become an incessant chatterbox or gossip if he does not have work or other activities that utilize his mental, verbal, and social skills.
Mark Lindsay is extremely sensitive to all the impressions and energies around him and at times can be overcome or dominated by more forceful personalities. Learning to establish clear boundaries is important for him, as Mark Lindsay tends to become enmeshed emotionally and/or psychically with whomever he is with. He may have the chameleon's trait of appearing to become the people or person he is with the most.
Bright, alert, quick of tongue and/or of movement, there is youthfulness about Mark's manner and appearance regardless of his chronological age. Moreover, Mark Lindsay also always appears busy and active, and somewhat restless. Lindsay needs mental stimulation from his environment, or he will rapidly get bored.
It may be hard for Mark Lindsay to hold his ground and he may be taken advantage of easily. Lindsay displays little strength or force to others and may be quick to resign, despite having many longings, hopes, and wishes for the future.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Neptune Square Asc.
Mercury Trine Asc.
Asc. Opposition Sun/Neptune