Prince Aly Khan
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Aly Khan's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Prince Aly Khan comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Prince Aly Khan - 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 Prince Aly Khan" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Aly Khan a little better. This page describes the disguise Prince Khan wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
He is a natural diplomat, reasonable, tolerant, fair, always willing to listen to varying viewpoints, and prepared to see the other side of an issue. Even if he strongly disagrees with someone, Prince Aly Khan will try to find points of similarity and agreement rather than emphasizing the differences. He often avoids taking an extreme or one-sided stance on anything. Aly Khan has a strong desire for harmonious and pleasant relationships, and revels in a spirit of cooperation, compromise, friendship, and fairness. Prince Aly Khan very much wants to be liked and because of his need for approval and acceptance, Prince Khan is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. He so much wants to please that often Prince Aly Khan will suppress his own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Prince Khan's politeness is interpreted as being phony or wishy-washy.
His need to create harmony extends to his physical environment and personal appearance as well. Prince Aly Khan appreciates beauty and has a natural sense of balance, symmetry, and proportion. He does everything in good taste, with a sense of style and art. From his home furnishings to his choice of clothing, everything must be aesthetically appealing, not simply functional or utilitarian.
He also feels that relationships are a form of art - one that Prince Khan is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for Aly Khan possesses tact and acute awareness of other people. Marriage is very significant to him and finding the right person to share his life with is extremely important. Being part of a close relationship seems natural to Prince Aly Khan - he is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases his self-confidence. Prince Aly Khan does have a tendency, however, to become overly dependent on his partner and perhaps not to develop a clearly defined identity outside of the relationship. Finding the balance between being himself and blending and uniting with another is a challenge for Aly Khan.
Others see Prince Aly Khan as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to him, this is the sort of face Prince Khan shows to the world. He possesses personal charm and an understated, non-combative manner. His motto could be "one catches more flies with honey than with vinegar" for Prince Aly Khan usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
He may be perceived as someone who provokes conflict because Prince Aly Khan likes to get everything out into the open and generally does not avoid disagreeable issues. His relationships with others may be marked by a great deal of competition, anger or friction as a result. Or, Prince Khan may seem to run into more than his share of inconsiderate, pushy people. Learning to harness his energies into joint efforts and shared endeavor is Prince Khan's challenge.
His emotional responses, feelings and prejudices come across to others quite clearly and Prince Aly Khan could come across as rather moody and fickle. On the other hand, he is not impersonal or removed, so people are drawn to confide in him. At times Prince Khan may wish he were not so easy to read.
He is easily excitable and could find it difficult to sit still. Prince Khan always has something going on and is not afraid to take chances. Prince Aly Khan takes the initiative and has the ability to stimulate and sweep others along.
His attitude toward life is governed by his feelings and Prince Aly Khan tends to seek cordial understanding with others. Aly Khan has the ability to perceive other peoples' spiritual needs, and trusting his judgment, they are likely to come to Prince Khan for advice.
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