Although Shelley Winters seems flexible and changeable (as described on the previous page), she is really quite loyal, and she remains fixed on her heart's desires. Because she enjoys taking center stage, Shelley Winters often uses her verbal agility and quick wit (mentioned earlier) to entertain or impress other people.
Proud and intensely individual, Shelley Winters really wants to stand out, to be the very best she can be, and to be recognized and appreciated for her unique contributions. Doing something well and being respected for it is extremely important to her, and she cannot tolerate being relegated to the background, taking orders from others, or being "just one of the team". Shelley Winters must put her personal stamp on whatever she does, and direct her own course in life. Shelley Winters needs to have a place where she can shine, express herself creatively, and be the one in charge.
Shelley has big dreams and the determination, spirit, vitality and enthusiasm to realize them. Shelley Winters also has a noble, romantic heart, and a love of the dramatic, colorful, and extravagant.
For Shelley Winters, it is true that "the entire world's a stage" and she secretly (or perhaps not so secretly) desires to be the star or hero of the play. Shelley wants to be great and to receive the love and applause of an adoring audience, even if the "audience" is just one other special person. She needs someone to believe in her and her dreams. Though Winters appears radiantly self-confident and independent, she is actually very dependent on the affirmation, love and recognition of others. She cannot bear going unnoticed or unappreciated.
Shelley Winters also loves wholeheartedly and generously and really knows how to make the person she loves feel special. Shelley Winters loves the magic of "being in love" and knows how to keep the romance alive in her relationships. She is also immensely loyal and will defend her loved ones and stand by them to the end - as long as they never offend her pride or betray her trust. However, Shelley Winters likes to be the strong one in her relationships and she really does not share the leading role very easily. Ideally, Shelley needs to find a person who is as strong-willed as she is, but who will not try to dominate or compete with her.
Winters' strengths are her zest and love for life, her creative power and her warm and generous heart. Her primary fault is her tendency to be very egocentric, and so concerned with the impression she is making and with her own creative self-expression that she forgets there is another, larger world that does not revolve around her.
The urge to learn and to communicate is essential to Shelley Winters, and she expresses herself very well through writing, teaching or sharing ideas and information. Winters is persuasive and fluent with language.
Restless and inquisitive, Shelley enjoys being mobile and taking short trips and excursions in order to see for herself what is going on in the world around her.
She is blessed with abundant optimism, self-confidence and cheerful generosity. Her good will and friendliness win her many allies. Shelley Winters also has grand visions and aspirations, and the desire to succeed in life in a big way. Shelley expects the best, and usually gets it.
Winters is very thorough and takes her time thinking things through. She enjoys games that require a lot of concentration and thought, like chess for example. Shelley Winters also could find traveling very rewarding.
Shelley Winters has a pleasant and dreamy disposition with considerable romantic imagination. Shelley has a strong longing for love, but she does not see others very clearly and may experience many disappointments in her emotional relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Gemini and Sun in Leo
Sun in Leo
Sun in 3rd house
Sun Conjunct Jupiter
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Saturn
Sun Conjunct Venus/Neptune