V. Gene Robinson
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Gene's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way V. Gene Robinson comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner V. Gene Robinson - 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 V. Gene Robinson" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Gene a little better. This page describes the disguise Robinson wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, V. Gene Robinson likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. He is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. He is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Robinson must have something of his own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that he can develop and manage according to his own will and vision. Whatever Gene does, he does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. He likes to put his own personal stamp on it.
V. Gene Robinson also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats him in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Robinson will rarely confront the offender - he is too proud to do so - but he will lose his affection and respect for them. Gene dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Robinson admires others who are strong individuals like himself. When V. Gene Robinson befriends someone, Robinson is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. He is very giving and generous, but his gifts are never anonymous - Gene expects recognition and appreciation for them. He also expects the intense loyalty that he offers to his dear ones to be reciprocated. However, V. Gene Robinson often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as himself, for he does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If he is not in the leading role, he aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
V. Gene Robinson has great heart and courage, and people often look to him for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Gene always puts his best face forward and rarely allows others to see him hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. V. Gene Robinson also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although he does not like others to realize just how important it is to him.
His outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. His own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest Gene more than anything else. V. Gene Robinson feels that if he does his best where he is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
He is extremely willful, but he often achieves his desires in a quiet, secretive, or manipulative way. He may be intensely charismatic and wield considerable influence over others, or he may be attracted to similarly powerful, fascinating personalities. V. Gene Robinson tends to go to extremes in whatever he does, to be compulsive, and he is driven by a sense of mission or destiny. Gene does not take anything at face value and is always digging beneath the surface for the deeper meaning or real motivations of others.
V. Gene Robinson appears to be sweet to other people, and he knows how to use charm, persuasion, and affection rather than more direct (but possibly disagreeable) methods to get his point across. Being overly concerned with appearances and surface beauty is possible; and if so, V. Gene Robinson may also seem vain and narcissistic to others.
At times his feisty spirit, aggressiveness, and a too-forceful approach get Gene into trouble. V. Gene Robinson tends to take offense when none was intended. He may be viewed as a troublemaker, an upstart, or an egotist with little concern for others. V. Gene Robinson needs to moderate his temper to avoid constant irritation with those in his environment.
V. Gene Robinson can get by in life almost by personality alone. There is a radiant, warm, attractive quality about Gene that others cannot help responding to favorably. Usually he appears confident and clear about who he is, and it is very difficult not to notice him or feel his influence when Robinson is around.
His emotional instincts, feelings, and intuition play a big part in the decisions V. Gene Robinson 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 on a day to day level is rather easy for Robinson. V. Gene Robinson appears somewhat sympathetic and concerned, so that others are drawn to him, especially when they need guidance or help.
V. Gene Robinson tends to blend in with and take on the characteristics of the people in his surroundings, and may thus not make a powerful individual statement of his own. He may project an aura of glamour or "make-believe", and enjoy trying on different personalities at different times.
He is very sociable, has a harmonious disposition, and is able to have happy relationships with people in his environment. His eternal optimism brings V. Gene Robinson the affinity of many people with whom he will have many joyful experiences.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Pluto Conjunct Asc.
Venus Square Asc.
Mars Square Asc.
Sun Sextile Asc.
Moon Sextile Asc.
Neptune Sextile Asc.
Asc. Opposition Jupiter/MC