Behind Williams' proud and rather self-centered demeanor (described in the previous chapter), he is a thoughtful person concerned with social issues. He is very sensitive to the ways in which economic, social and cultural issues affect individuals. In his own life, Robbie Williams struggles to find ways to advance himself while also contributing something valuable to his community. Williams must not be content with simply blaming society for his own problems or those of others, but rather become active in finding creative ways to solve these problems.
He is a freedom-loving, strong-willed and independent-minded individual, and he insists upon living his own life as he sees fit, even if it means ignoring convention and tradition. In personal relationships, Robbie Williams cannot be owned or possessed, and while he is willing to share himself with another, he does not always adjust easily to the emotional give and take of close relationships. Though intellectually open, Williams can be enormously stubborn, opinionated and inflexible on a one-to-one level. Robbie has strong convictions and feelings about fairness and equality, and he tries to abide by them; however, his ideals about how people "should" treat one another do not always take into account human weaknesses, differences and needs. Robbie Williams probably dislikes sentimentality and traditional gender roles and "games".
He is fair, intelligent, objective and rational and he often let his head rule rather than his heart. Robbie Williams seems rather self-sufficient and emotionally detached because he is capable of putting aside his personal feelings and viewing things dispassionately. But once Robbie makes up his mind on an issue, it is difficult to dissuade him, and he can be rather dogmatic.
Robbie Williams thinks in broad terms and is concerned with the world beyond his own personal sphere - his town, nation, or even planet. He is likely to become involved in, or show a keen interest in, community endeavors, social organizations and groups of all kinds. He enjoys being part of a group endeavor, and he often assumes the role of organizing, managing or supervising group activities.
Forward-looking and progressive, he harbors great hopes for the future. Robbie Williams stays current and up to date, and responds to contemporary cultural trends, both in terms of personal style and ideas. When young, Robbie Williams was very influenced by peer pressure and by all the "latest crazes". Robbie has an experimental mind and is attracted to novelty.
His strong points include his concern for human welfare and social betterment, his sense of fairness and democratic spirit, and his vision. His faults are his stubbornness and inflexibility, and a tendency to be very obtuse and insensitive when it comes to personal feelings and human needs.
Robbie Williams craves intense experiences and is attracted to aspects of life that are strange, unfathomable, or taboo. He may hide his interests or inclinations, except from those who know Robbie very intimately. Robbie Williams is rarely content with himself and his life, and he has an inner urge to be continually going farther or deeper than him ever have before. Robbie has also a strong interest in social power and the role that money and economics play in people's lives.
Robbie Williams often feels that he is at cross purposes with himself, for his conscious intentions and desires conflict with his subconscious emotional needs and drives. He is torn in two different directions. Robbie has difficulty satisfying both his need to be an individual and his need for caring relationships and a sense of belonging. Moreover, Robbie sends out mixed messages so people do not always know how to respond to him or what Robbie really wants, thereby creating confusion or conflict in close relationships.
He is direct, energetic, sometimes aggressive and combative. Robbie Williams often feels that he needs to fight to get what he wants, and he tends to have a "me-first" attitude that angers or irritates others. He is hasty, restless, impatient and sometimes reckless.
He is blessed with abundant optimism, self-confidence and cheerful generosity. His good will and friendliness win him many allies. Robbie Williams also has grand visions and aspirations, and the desire to succeed in life in a big way. Robbie expects the best, and usually gets it.
While Robbie Williams does have a strong drive, he frequently holds himself back. One of his challenges lies in learning to endure frustration and to patiently overcome the obstacles in his life (or his own internal caution and resistance!).
However he also has a more somber side, which keeps Williams' optimism from becoming ungrounded or overblown. Robbie Williams tends to seesaw between his faith, vision and high aspirations, and his caution and realism (or fear!). He cannot and does not rely on good luck or grace alone, and he accepts the need for hard work. His skeptical or "somber" side is described below.
Realistic and practical, Robbie Williams sets goals for himself that are modest enough for him to actually achieve. He is able to tackle long, difficult projects and see them through, for Williams possesses self-discipline, concentration and perseverance. Robbie Williams also has a strong sense of responsibility and is very conscientious about fulfilling his obligations. Williams often does things because he feels it is expected of him.
Although he takes himself and his responsibilities seriously, there is also a part of Robbie Williams that rebels against rules and restrictions and the need to contend with outside authority. Williams can feel torn between conforming to the rules or fulfilling his obligations, and breaking free of them. His wilder side will now be described.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Williams, and he does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how he is going to live his life. Robbie Williams craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Robbie Williams possesses inventive and creative genius.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Leo and Sun in Aquarius
Sun in Aquarius
Sun in 8th house
Sun Square Moon
Sun Square Mars
Sun Conjunct Jupiter
Sun aspects Mars and Saturn
Sun aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Sun Trine Saturn
Sun aspects Saturn and Uranus
Sun Trine Uranus