approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of William's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way William Powell comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner William Powell - 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 William Powell" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know William a little better. This page describes the disguise Powell wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
He is a natural diplomat, reasonable, tolerant, fair, always willing to listen to varying viewpoints, and prepared to see the other side of an issue. Even if he strongly disagrees with someone, William Powell will try to find points of similarity and agreement rather than emphasizing the differences. He often avoids taking an extreme or one-sided stance on anything. William has a strong desire for harmonious and pleasant relationships, and revels in a spirit of cooperation, compromise, friendship, and fairness. William Powell very much wants to be liked and because of his need for approval and acceptance, Powell is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. He so much wants to please that often William Powell will suppress his own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Powell's politeness is interpreted as being phony or wishy-washy.
His need to create harmony extends to his physical environment and personal appearance as well. William Powell appreciates beauty and has a natural sense of balance, symmetry, and proportion. He does everything in good taste, with a sense of style and art. From his home furnishings to his choice of clothing, everything must be aesthetically appealing, not simply functional or utilitarian.
He also feels that relationships are a form of art - one that Powell is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for William possesses tact and acute awareness of other people. Marriage is very significant to him and finding the right person to share his life with is extremely important. Being part of a close relationship seems natural to William Powell - he is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases his self-confidence. William Powell does have a tendency, however, to become overly dependent on his partner and perhaps not to develop a clearly defined identity outside of the relationship. Finding the balance between being himself and blending and uniting with another is a challenge for William.
Others see William Powell as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to him, this is the sort of face Powell shows to the world. He possesses personal charm and an understated, non-combative manner. His motto could be "one catches more flies with honey than with vinegar" for William Powell usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
William Powell appears to have a very honorable and generous attitude toward others, as if he has their best interests at heart. Because others view Powell as a tolerant, understanding, and even wise person, they may also turn to him for counsel.
Powell is charming and very affectionate, and he expresses his feelings vivaciously. Love comes naturally to William Powell; he seems to be tuned into love from head to toe. William loves to go out and have a good time and little gestures of adoration are important to him.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Jupiter Opposition Asc.
Asc. Opposition Venus/Mars