Aries rising wants to be first! If you have Aries rising, someone's first impression of you may be that you are a little rude. Almost always, they will see you as impatient and in a rush. You may even appear to be self-centered since you're so busy pushing forward; you sometimes don't even notice anyone around you.
This is the mask - the first impression. What you will also find with Aries rising is an indomitable spirit, steadfast courage and willingness to walk through fire to fight for what they believe in.
In matters of love and sex, if you have an Aries Ascendant you will have little trouble pursuing whomever it is you desire. Passions run high and this rising sign is known for rushing into a new love match. Aries rising is a strongly sexual Ascendant since itís ruled by Mars, the planet of desire.