approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Nicolas' basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Nicolas Cage comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Nicolas Cage - 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 Nicolas Cage" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Nicolas a little better. This page describes the disguise Cage wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
High-spirited, enthusiastic, and exuberant, Nicolas 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. Nicolas Cage 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. Nicolas Cage 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. Nicolas Cage 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. Nicolas Cage has great faith in life and he bounces back quickly from disappointment and failure.
Freedom loving and independent, Nicolas Cage 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 Nicolas 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 Nicolas Cage 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. Cage 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 Nicolas Cage 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 instincts, feelings, and intuition play a big part in the decisions Nicolas Cage 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 on a day to day level is rather easy for Cage. Nicolas Cage appears somewhat sympathetic and concerned, so that others are drawn to him, especially when they need guidance or help.
Nicolas Cage appears responsible, conscientious, and solid - qualities which encourage others to take him seriously. He is unlikely to present himself as more than he is, and this humility is often endearing, or at least appealing, to others. Even as a youth, Nicolas Cage seemed mature for his age.
Nicolas Cage tends to suppress his feelings and may even pretend that he does not have any, therefore appearing rather cold. Nicolas feels separated from others and is inclined to isolate himself. Others see Nicolas Cage as a reserved, detached and serious person.
Nicolas Cage has a strong desire to constantly be in the limelight and he considers second place already as failure. Very self-confident, Cage has the ability to mold his surrounding to his own needs and is likely to furnish his home according to his taste.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon Sextile Asc.
Saturn Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Moon/Saturn
Asc. Opposition Jupiter/Uranus