approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Nikki's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Nikki Sixx comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Nikki Sixx - 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 Nikki Sixx" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Nikki a little better. This page describes the disguise Sixx wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
High-spirited, enthusiastic, and exuberant, Nikki 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. Nikki Sixx 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. Nikki Sixx 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. Nikki Sixx 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. Nikki Sixx has great faith in life and he bounces back quickly from disappointment and failure.
Freedom loving and independent, Nikki Sixx 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 Nikki 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 Nikki Sixx 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. Sixx 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 Nikki Sixx 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.
Nikki Sixx appears confident and self-assured and he makes a clear, strong impression on others. He is very concerned with the impact he makes on others and with getting personal recognition, sometimes too much so. Nikki Sixx tends to dominate in relationships and to be oblivious to others' points of view if they differ very much from Sixx's own.
He is mentally active and restless and he likes to talk, communicate, and exchange ideas with others. Nikki Sixx expresses himself well, and is suited to activities that involve presenting ideas to other people, such as teaching and sales.
Nikki Sixx comes across as liberal and open-minded. Anything new, innovative, unusual or off the beaten track arouses his interest. Sixx infuses his environment with enthusiasm, new life and excitement. Though not intentionally disruptive, Nikki Sixx does enjoy startling or waking people up a bit.
Nikki often comes across to others more abruptly or even antagonistically than necessary to achieve his aims. And naturally, if people perceive that he is trying to compete with them or run them over, some of them will strongly resist Nikki Sixx and his objectives. Sixx might be more successful if he tones himself down a bit and shows some consideration, without completely sacrificing his own needs and wants.
Nikki is adept and competent and has the ability to express himself well. Nikki Sixx likes to be in touch with people and is eager to share his views with them. His ability to give and receive mental stimulation attracts many fruitful conversations and relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Conjunct Asc.
Mercury Conjunct Asc.
Uranus Trine Asc.
Mars Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/Mercury