Philippe de Gaulle
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Philippe's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Philippe de Gaulle comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Philippe de Gaulle - 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 Philippe de Gaulle" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Philippe a little better. This page describes the disguise de Gaulle wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
High-spirited, enthusiastic, and exuberant, Philippe 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. Philippe de Gaulle 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. Philippe de Gaulle 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. Philippe de Gaulle 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. Philippe de Gaulle has great faith in life and he bounces back quickly from disappointment and failure.
Freedom loving and independent, Philippe de Gaulle 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 Philippe 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 Philippe de Gaulle 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. de Gaulle 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 Philippe de Gaulle 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.
Philippe is most comfortable when he can share his discoveries and enthusiasm with other people in a very personal, warm, "we are all one big family" way. Philippe does not like to exclude anybody! Consequently, he is a very good entertainer and he enjoys a wide circle of friends. He projects a very generous, broadly sympathetic manner which makes Philippe de Gaulle quite popular with both personal friends and the public at large.
Philippe de Gaulle has a friendly, affectionate attitude towards others and a great deal of personal charm. His attractiveness is one of the first things others notice about Philippe, and is probably something he cares a great deal about. de Gaulle gets along well with people and knows how to please them. Philippe de Gaulle has a well honed sense of style and beauty.
He is assertive and bold. Philippe de Gaulle is willing to be the first person to speak up and make his position known, and to strike out on his own if necessary. Philippe generally gets along better with men than with women because his approach is quite direct and sometimes tactless and insensitive as well. He can be a bit too forceful. However, Philippe de Gaulle's boldness is his calling card, and most people feel that he can at least be trusted to be honest with them.
Philippe de Gaulle has a strong desire to constantly be in the limelight and he considers second place as a failure. de Gaulle is very self-confident, 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 in Sagittarius Conjunct Ascendant in Sagittarius
Venus Conjunct Asc.
Mars Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Jupiter/Uranus