Roger Meddows Taylor
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Roger Taylor's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Roger Meddows Taylor comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Roger Meddows Taylor - 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 Roger Meddows Taylor" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Roger Taylor a little better. This page describes the disguise Taylor 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, Roger Meddows Taylor 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. Roger Taylor has a strong desire for harmonious and pleasant relationships, and revels in a spirit of cooperation, compromise, friendship, and fairness. Roger Meddows Taylor very much wants to be liked and because of his need for approval and acceptance, Taylor is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. He so much wants to please that often Roger Meddows Taylor will suppress his own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Taylor'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. Roger Meddows Taylor 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 Taylor is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for Roger Taylor 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 Roger Meddows Taylor - he is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases his self-confidence. Roger Meddows Taylor 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 Roger Taylor.
Others see Roger Meddows Taylor as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to him, this is the sort of face Taylor 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 Roger Meddows Taylor usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
Roger Meddows Taylor seems gentle and receptive and often does not make a clear, strong impression on others. Roger Meddows Taylor has an elusive and subtle quality, and people may be nebulous about who he is. He is easily influenced by others and somewhat naive. Roger Meddows Taylor has a spiritual, mystical approach to life and he is very idealistic and sometimes impractical.
His emotional instincts, feelings and intuition play a big part in the decisions Roger Meddows Taylor makes and how he interacts with the world, and generally his feelings are quite accurate and helpful to him. Also, establishing emotional rapport with the people he meets day-to-day is rather easy for Taylor. Roger Meddows Taylor appears somewhat sympathetic and concerned, so that others are drawn to him, especially when they need guidance or help.
Roger Taylor has penetrating insight into people and a keen eye and ear for the hidden, unspoken, behind-the-scenes facets of life. He may seem intense and make other people a bit uncomfortable at times. There is also a sexual quality in Roger Taylor's manner which can be quite alluring, in a subtle way.
He is self-assured and confident in dealing with others and has a positive influence on his environment. Roger Meddows Taylor is able to work well with others in a team environment and advantages through other people may come to him frequently.
Roger Meddows Taylor has a strong desire to constantly be in the limelight and he considers second place as a failure. Taylor 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:
Neptune Conjunct Asc.
Moon Sextile Asc.
Pluto Sextile Asc.
Asc. Opposition Mars/Jupiter
Asc. Opposition Jupiter/Uranus