approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Morris' basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Morris Chestnut comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Morris Chestnut - 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 Morris Chestnut" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Morris a little better. This page describes the disguise Chestnut wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Morris Chestnut meets life head on and throws himself into new experiences with zest and enthusiasm. He is direct, straightforward, assertive, and usually completely aboveboard in all his dealings. Candid and incapable of guile, insincerity or phoniness, Morris projects a confident and sometimes arrogant façade to others. He often lacks tact and sensitivity, and can be completely oblivious to others' needs, and inadvertently selfish. Chestnut is self-reliant and does not depend upon social approval and reinforcement as much as other people do. He likes to be original and does not mind doing it alone. Morris Chestnut may feel that he does not fit into groups very well and that he does not naturally blend in and cooperate with others. He likes to be either a leader or a loner.
Chestnut is a doer and thrives on freedom, challenge, and activity. He tends to think in clear, black and white terms, and to be somewhat simplistic in his outlook, which enables Morris to act in a very decisive and self-assured manner. When inspired by an idea, Morris Chestnut feels such a sense of urgency and excitement about it that he will often forge ahead and try to implement it in a rather bold but poorly planned and crudely executed way. Patience and careful attention to details are not Chestnut's forte. However, he never accepts defeat and will experience brilliant and unprecedented successes and discoveries, as well as painful failures. To Morris Chestnut it is far better to make mistakes than to play it safe and never try.
He is scornful of what he sees as weakness or passivity in others and also of the human tendency to imitate and follow. Morris Chestnut is not a follower. Others see Morris as a strong individual and perhaps brash and brazen as well. Chestnut presents a strong front to the world and generally does not allow others to see his vulnerable or insecure side.
Morris Chestnut has a mature and rather heavy, solemn demeanor, and he tends to take himself and life too seriously. He possesses a great deal of self-control, self-discipline, and a very dominant conscience. He may be dogged by feelings of personal inadequacy and inhibition. Morris Chestnut seems authoritarian to others.
His emotional instincts, feelings and intuition play a big part in the decisions Morris Chestnut makes and how he interacts with the world, and generally his feelings are quite accurate and helpful to him. Also, establishing emotional rapport with the people he meets day-to-day is rather easy for Chestnut. Morris Chestnut appears somewhat sympathetic and concerned, so that others are drawn to him, especially when they need guidance or help.
He is self-assured and confident in dealing with others and has a positive influence on his environment. Morris Chestnut is able to work well with others in a team environment and advantages through other people may come to him frequently.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn Conjunct Asc.
Moon Sextile Asc.
Asc. Opposition Mars/Jupiter