Although he has a very strong need to shine and feel special (as described on the previous page), he also has a rather humble, self-critical side, as discussed below. He may appear proud and confident, but he is really much less so inside. In fact, he is often much too hard on himself and never satisfied with his accomplishments. Maurice Barrymore should strive to be reasonable and patient with himself.
At heart Maurice Barrymore is modest and humble and rarely strives to be in the limelight or in a position of power. Maurice Barrymore has a sharp analytical mind, a keen eye for detail, and prefers to observe, dissect, and study life from a distance. Conscientious and conservative, Barrymore can be relied upon to be cautious, efficient, and thorough in his work and he takes pride in a job well done. What he may lack in self-confidence Maurice Barrymore often makes up for in skills - fostering expertise, technical knowledge and competence in a specialized area. He is adept at using his hands to create or fix things, and meticulous attention to detail and careful craftsmanship are his forte. Some would say he is a little too meticulous, for Barrymore can be extremely critical and petty if everything is not done exactly as he thinks it should be, and he worries about things that other people consider trivial and unimportant. Maurice Barrymore likes to organize, categorize and arrange everything into a logical system and is often distinctly uncomfortable when something does not fit into a neat category. Disorganization vexes Barrymore. He probably wishes that he were not such a perfectionist, for besides being a stickler for details, Barrymore can also be mercilessly self-critical. Whether in his environment or within himself, Barrymore tends to focus on the flaws, with a desire to improve, refine, and perfect. He is strictly factual, truthful, and scrupulously honest in his self-assessment and often does not give himself enough praise or credit.
He is also highly discriminating and may be especially particular about his diet, hygiene, and health habits. Maurice has high aesthetic standards and refined sensitivities, and is bothered by environmental elements (such as disorder, cigarette smoke, etc.) that others overlook. His tastes are simple and understated, yet refined. He is truly offended by coarseness, bluntness and vulgarity. Barrymore can sometimes be difficult to live with because of his fastidiousness, sensitivity and idiosyncrasies about food and cleanliness.
Though Maurice Barrymore seems rather cool and self-contained, he is very helpful by nature and enjoys serving others. He is content to play a supporting role rather than the lead. He is quietly devoted to the ones he cares for.
He is cautious, realistic and practical in his approach to life and disinclined to gamble. Maurice Barrymore analyzes before he acts. He is sometimes too serious. If Barrymore allowed himself to play and make mistakes, it would be highly beneficial to his health!
Ownership gives Maurice Barrymore a sense of security, and he has a strong attachment to his possessions. Maurice also has a natural instinct for or understanding of economics, finance, trade, and appraising the value of merchandise.
He is direct, energetic, sometimes aggressive and combative. Maurice Barrymore often feels that he needs to fight to get what he wants, and he tends to have a "me-first" attitude that angers or irritates others. He is hasty, restless, impatient and sometimes reckless.
At times Maurice Barrymore may feel an uncontrollable urge to radically alter his direction in life or to act in ways that seem eccentric or at least highly atypical. When his life becomes too predictable, Maurice may do something to upset the status quo, sometimes without realizing why or how he is doing it. These impulses may seem at odds with his conscious intent and desires for himself, and can be unsettling. However, there is a streak of unconventionality and creative genius in Maurice Barrymore that needs to be expressed now and then.
He is prone to fanaticism and cannot go halfway in anything he does. His extremism may seem (and actually be) obsessive and somewhat blind. That is, Maurice Barrymore does not always consciously understand why he feels as driven or intense about a given course of action as he does. There is a strong element of fate or inevitability in Barrymore's life. A significant death or loss in his close relationships is likely to profoundly influence Maurice Barrymore and shape important life decisions and he may consciously seek out intense, life-or-death experiences as well.
Maurice Barrymore has a strong need for intellectual relationships and associations and he likes to share his intellectual interests with others. This could be in meetings or by joining various clubs and organizations.
His physique tends to be sensitive and his vitality may be a bit low. Maurice Barrymore is very impressionable and somewhat unrealistic. Sometimes his idealism could be confused or impractical, and Barrymore can be rebellious or else apathetic.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Leo and Sun in Virgo
Sun in Virgo
Sun in 2nd house
Sun Square Mars
Sun Quincunx Uranus
Sun Quincunx Pluto
Sun Conjunct Mercury/N. Node
Sun Opposition Uranus/Neptune