approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Olivia's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Olivia Newton-John comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Olivia Newton-John - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her 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 Olivia Newton-John" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Olivia a little better. This page describes the disguise Newton-John wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Modest, unobtrusive, and often rather quiet or shy, she is a person who is content to stay in the background or to serve as an assistant, in the supporting role rather than in the lead. She is quite humble in her own assessment of herself; she seeks perfection, with a tendency to be overly self-critical. No matter how well she does something, Olivia Newton-John always sees the flaws in it and how it could be improved. Often Newton-John will simply refuse to attempt something because she feels she cannot meet her own high standards.
Olivia Newton-John has an eye for detail and she gets upset when something is not done just so, usually something others consider rather inconsequential or trivial. She is hard to please and her relationships with others may suffer because of this. Olivia Newton-John also has refined sensitivities and is very discriminating and particular in her choice of foods, clothes, friends, artwork, etc. Order in Newton-John's environment is very important to Newton-John.
Newton-John steps into situations rather cautiously, and not without realistically assessing all of the risks and potential advantages involved. Unless something is a safe bet, she is unlikely to dive into it. Olivia Newton-John tends to underestimate her own capacities and to lack confidence and trust in life, which inhibits her spontaneity. Worrying is a bad habit of hers. On the other hand, Olivia rarely falls flat on her face and what she does, she does very well.
Others see Olivia Newton-John as a self-sufficient and rather self-contained person. Newton-John has a strong sense of propriety. Politeness, good manners, and correct behavior are important to her. Her clear, cool, objective and non-emotional attitude is apparent to others first, and though she is really quite helpful and caring, she does not radiate much sympathy and as a result, others may not see the helpful side as readily. Olivia may seem more businesslike and factual as well as more conservative than she really is at heart. She is the person others might go to for technical advice or an unbiased opinion, but not for emotional support.
She is keenly observant, intelligent, and has a great desire for learning and for self-improvement, but she is not especially ambitious and is often satisfied with a rather simple, unglamorous position in life.
Olivia Newton-John has a rather generous, open, broad-minded demeanor, and she likes to do things in a big way. If she does this primarily to impress others, Olivia will find that many people prefer to avoid her. Even without meaning to, Newton-John can seem a bit arrogant or preachy.
She is discrete, tactful and adaptable, and has the ability to create a beautiful environment. Olivia Newton-John has a knack for entertaining people and appreciates pleasing manners and proper behavior when she is with others.
Olivia Newton-John has a hypnotizing effect on people in her surroundings and others see her as someone with extraordinary capabilities. Olivia has a strong desire to mentally dominate her relationships, and with her ability to out-talk anyone, she can sway them to her opinions.
Her family conditions may have been a bit oppressive, adding a note of gravity to Olivia's personality. Somewhat insecure, Olivia Newton-John may feel that others restrain her. She has doubts about mankind in general and a fear of failure.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Jupiter Square Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Asc. Conjunct Mercury/Pluto
Asc. Conjunct Saturn/Neptune