Even though he has a tactful and generally pleasing way of expressing himself (as described on the previous page), Peter Lawford actually maintains high standards and can be quite a perfectionist (as discussed below). Inside he is more skeptical and judgmental than he appears.
At heart Peter Lawford is modest and humble and rarely strives to be in the limelight or in a position of power. Peter Lawford has a sharp analytical mind, a keen eye for detail, and prefers to observe, dissect, and study life from a distance. Conscientious and conservative, Lawford 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 Peter Lawford 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 Lawford 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. Peter Lawford 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 Lawford. He probably wishes that he were not such a perfectionist, for besides being a stickler for details, Lawford can also be mercilessly self-critical. Whether in his environment or within himself, Lawford 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. Peter 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. Lawford can sometimes be difficult to live with because of his fastidiousness, sensitivity and idiosyncrasies about food and cleanliness.
Though Peter Lawford 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. Peter Lawford analyzes before he acts. He is sometimes too serious. If Lawford allowed himself to play and make mistakes, it would be highly beneficial to his health!
Peter Lawford tends to get involved in the helping professions or in activities where his efforts are hidden, behind the scenes, unacknowledged, or unknown to the public. Asserting himself or getting up in front of an audience may be exceedingly uncomfortable for Lawford.
Peter Lawford is loving and well loved by others, and has a strong need for relationships that offer kindness, friendship and affection. His artistic and creative powers are also well developed and Peter does everything in a harmonious, gracious, pleasing manner. Aesthetics are very important to Lawford, as are his personal appearance and attractiveness.
His life is apt to be blessed with more than his share of helpful friends, fortuitous relationships, and doors opening to him at just the right time. Because Peter Lawford is usually willing to share and to give back to others in a generous way, he continues to generate successes in his life no matter how unfortunate prevailing circumstances are. Peter should beware, however, of becoming an opportunist.
If he follows his true nature, his life is apt to be unconventional, unusual, controversial and full of insecurity and excitement. Peter Lawford cannot and will not be forced into a pre-set mold, and Peter finds it difficult to conform. His offbeat interests and tastes lead Lawford to ventures that others may consider too "far-out" or experimental. Peter Lawford has a very creative, inventive streak.
Peter Lawford undergoes deep, transformative changes in his life with relative ease and a minimum of conscious resistance. Because he does not avoid the depths, Lawford has access to a lot of personal power and strength. Without realizing it or seeking it, Peter is apt to have quite a potent effect on the people he comes into contact with, even superficially. Others sense that Peter Lawford is a force to be reckoned with.
He is very receptive and sensitive but has a tendency to over-idealize, making his approach to love relationships, romance or marriage somewhat unrealistic. Peter Lawford also tends to be a bit absent-minded and naive, leaving himself open for being taken, swindled or lied to.
He is polite and gallant and makes a special effort to meet others half-way. Peter Lawford has the ability to give and receive love. Nurturing friendships, personal love relationships and social life is important to him.
Lawford is capable of extraordinary physical or mental efforts to gain success and achieve something that will bring him recognition and respect. Peter Lawford has a strong need for authority and power over others and is likely to perform better in a leading position.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Virgo
Sun in Virgo
Sun in 12th house
Sun Conjunct Venus
Sun Sextile Jupiter
Sun Opposition Uranus
Sun Sextile Pluto
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Neptune
Sun Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/Pluto