Though Susannah York seems rather dreamy, fluid, and impressionable (as mentioned in the previous chapter), she is actually very realistic and well grounded. Her compassion and receptivity to others' feelings discussed earlier is balanced by a rather pragmatic, businesslike, no-nonsense aspect to her character, as described below.
Serious, disciplined and quietly ambitious, she is driven to prove herself and to achieve material accomplishments and success. Her work, her position in the world, and her contributions to society are very important to York. Susannah York will persevere through enormous hardship and frustration in order to reach a goal she has set for herself, and she often sacrifices much in the area of personal relationships and home life in order to do so.
Susannah York has a thoughtful, quiet and self-contained disposition and does not readily show her inner feelings and needs. Susannah York seems to always be in control, capable, efficient and strong. She is often the person in the family or group who is given more responsibility (and more work) than the others. She is highly conscientious and even as a child she possessed great maturity, soberness, and worldly wisdom.
She is basically a pragmatic realist, and though she may have all sorts of dreams, ideals and colorful theories, she feels that the ultimate test of a concept is its practical usefulness. Susannah has an innate shrewdness and business sense, and there is a bit of the cynic in her as well.
She is clear-headed, detached and objective, and is not swayed by emotional dramatics. She is often authoritarian - strictly fair, but without mercy. Susannah York has a great respect for tradition and even if she does not agree with certain laws, she will abide by them or strive to change them, but never flagrantly disregard them. Cautious and conservative, Susannah York plays by the rules.
She is subtle, understated, quiet, deep, not easy to get to know intimately, and never superficial. She is a modest person and sometimes overly self-critical. Giving herself (and others) permission to feel, play, be spontaneous and silly, and sometimes weak and vulnerable is not easy for York.
York's strong points are her depth and thoroughness, patience, tenacity and faithfulness. Her faults are a tendency to be rigid and inflexible, and too serious.
Leading groups and classes, and being involved in community efforts, social activities, events or movements are areas where Susannah York really shines and expresses her creativity. An awareness of politics or the larger social impact of individual actions is natural to her.
York can be an inspiring leader of a team or group effort. Her dynamism and energy evokes the same in others, and she sees healthy competition between people as a plus. Generally, Susannah York enjoys fine health as well.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to York, and she does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how she is going to live her life. Susannah York craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Susannah York possesses inventive and creative genius.
She is warm-hearted, kind, generous and very popular, especially with the opposite sex. York's happy feelings rub off onto others and everyone enjoys being with her. Due to a protective and encouraging upbringing, her relationships with her parents are good.
Susannah York has a harmonious and graceful manner along with an appreciation of beautiful, perhaps even artistically furnished surroundings. Susannah may be quite attractive and she is likely to make a favorable impression on everyone.
Her physique tends to be sensitive and her vitality may be a bit low. Susannah York is very impressionable and somewhat unrealistic. Sometimes her idealism could be confused or impractical, and York can be rebellious or else apathetic.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Pisces and Sun in Capricorn
Sun in Capricorn
Sun in 11th house
Sun Sextile Mars
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun Conjunct Venus/Jupiter
Sun Conjunct Venus/Asc.
Sun Opposition Uranus/Neptune