The way he appears to others (described in the previous chapter) is very congruent with his inner self as described here. His conscientiousness and humility are very sincere. However, he has a tendency to be much too hard on, and unforgiving toward, himself.
At heart Sean Connery is modest and humble and rarely strives to be in the limelight or in a position of power. Sean Connery has a sharp analytical mind, a keen eye for detail, and prefers to observe, dissect, and study life from a distance. Conscientious and conservative, Connery 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 Sean Connery 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 Connery 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. Sean Connery 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 Connery. He probably wishes that he were not such a perfectionist, for besides being a stickler for details, Connery can also be mercilessly self-critical. Whether in his environment or within himself, Connery 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. Sean 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. Connery can sometimes be difficult to live with because of his fastidiousness, sensitivity and idiosyncrasies about food and cleanliness.
Though Sean Connery 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. Sean Connery analyzes before he acts. He is sometimes too serious. If Connery allowed himself to play and make mistakes, it would be highly beneficial to his health!
Sean Connery invests a tremendous amount of his creative energy into his relationships with others, particularly his marriage or other close partnerships. Sean feels that he needs others in order to be all that he can be, and he is disinclined to solitary activities and endeavors.
Working with people on a one-to-one basis to bring about mutual understanding, harmony, and satisfaction is an area in which Sean Connery can really excel. Counseling or negotiating are talents of his.
Connery can be an inspiring leader of a team or group effort. His dynamism and energy evokes the same in others, and he sees healthy competition between people as a plus. Generally, Sean Connery enjoys fine health as well.
While Sean Connery 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!).
Realistic and practical, Sean Connery 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 Connery possesses self-discipline, concentration and perseverance. Sean Connery also has a strong sense of responsibility and is very conscientious about fulfilling his obligations. Connery often does things because he feels it is expected of him.
Along with his energy and drive, Sean Connery has high ideals and an active fantasy life. There is a dreamer and an idealist in Connery, as well as a doer and a fighter. Sean wants to win but not at the expense of others, and this may be somewhat of a dilemma for him.
While he is realistic and conscientious (or overly conscientious), as described above, Sean Connery also has an otherworldly, dreamy, or mystically-inclined side, as described below.
Sensitive and imaginative, he is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits and to mysticism. Sean Connery is impressionable and receptive, and often has experiences that are unusual and unexplainable by the rational mind. Sean has an abundance of dreams, visions and longings, but does not always have the concentrated will and stamina to make them materialize. Gentle, idealistic and peace loving, Sean often seeks to avoid the harsh realities of life. Sean has an ethereal quality about him.
Sean Connery loves to entertain and likes to cultivate social contacts. He enjoys forming close personal relationships with others and most of them should be harmonious. Sean prefers teamwork rather than separate efforts to realize his goals.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Capricorn and Sun in Virgo
Sun in Virgo
Sun in 7th house
Sun Sextile Mars
Sun aspects Mars and Saturn
Sun Trine Saturn
Sun aspects Mars and Neptune
Sun aspects Saturn and Neptune
Sun Conjunct Neptune
Sun Opposition N. Node/Asc.