approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Virginia's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Virginia Madsen comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Virginia Madsen - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her 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 Virginia Madsen" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Virginia a little better. This page describes the disguise Madsen wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
She is very strong-willed and proud, but intensely private and not easy to know well. Behind Madsen's quiet exterior lies a great deal of emotional depth, sensitivity, complexity, and also fierce determination. When Virginia Madsen wants something she goes after it rather quietly but insistently and wholeheartedly - and what Virginia Madsen wants, Virginia Madsen usually gets.
She is not a person who lives haphazardly or superficially. Virginia wants to live passionately and intensely and is not averse to challenge, danger, or to facing the darker side of life - human pain and struggle. Virginia Madsen functions well in crisis situations and she often seeks them out, for she enjoys the feeling of living at full capacity.
She is very intuitive about other people and especially about their unspoken feelings and hidden motives. Virginia Madsen usually has strong, immediate gut reactions, either positive or negative, which prove to be correct. Madsen approaches life very instinctively and is not always fully conscious of why she feels or acts the way she does. Virginia Madsen also has a very strong affinity with animals - an acute sensitivity and a nonverbal rapport with them.
In new relationships she is rather cautious, sometimes even suspicious, until she gets to know and trust someone - and trust does not come easily to Madsen. When Virginia Madsen commits herself emotionally to someone, be it friend or lover, she is intensely loyal and devoted to them and she also expects the same kind of unwavering, undying loyalty in return. If she is ever betrayed by someone she cares deeply for, Virginia Madsen is capable of hating and retaliating with as much fervor as she once loved. Nothing is done halfway. In fact, she is intensely involved and often jealously attached to whatever she cares about, be it person, idea, or cause. There is definitely a streak of emotional fanaticism in her.
Because of her natural reserve, others may see Virginia Madsen as something of an enigma. She is quite self-protective and often defensive. Virginia Madsen also has a very magnetic quality, especially to members of the opposite sex.
Virginia Madsen comes across as quirky, unusual, offbeat and "different". Sometimes she appears to provoke people and upset the status quo just by being herself. Madsen tends to be restless, excitable and somewhat ungrounded or nervous as well.
Virginia Madsen comes across as responsible, conscientious, and solid - qualities that encourage others to take her seriously. She is unlikely to present herself as more than she is, and this humility is often endearing, or at least appealing, to others. Even as a youth, Virginia Madsen was mature for her age.
Virginia Madsen has a radiant, winning personality and others see her as a person used to achieving success. , Virginia Madsen is broadminded and is willing to give others the benefit of the doubt. She is helpful and tolerant as long as her moral and ethical standards are respected.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Uranus Square Asc.
Saturn Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Sun/Jupiter