challenges and difficulties
He is very self-conscious and has a great need for ego-affirmation and praise. Expressing himself freely and openly is not easy for Gore. Al Gore tends to work hard at playing and "having fun", rather than being light-hearted and spontaneous. Developing self-love and self-acceptance regardless of his "performance" is an important task for Al.
Al Gore has a mature, disciplined, serious attitude toward life which colors everything he does. Caution and realism are his virtues though Al limits himself at times by being too careful, shy, or fearful, and not believing in himself enough or being assertive when necessary. Others find Al Gore difficult to get to know intimately, as Gore tends to distance himself from them or to put forth a rather stern, "adult" face to the world.
He is suspicious of groups, crowds, and social organizations. Gore is quick to pick up on social charades and insincerity and avoids the limelight and glamor. Al Gore is direct and to the point in speech and manner, stubborn and inflexible, and often unwilling to communicate his innermost feelings and thoughts.
He is not afraid of hard work and leaves no stone unturned in the pursuit of his objectives. Al Gore has a strong desire to overcome any difficulties or obstacles in his way and will do this at all cost, even if it means having to use force.
He is somewhat pessimistic and prone to states of depression. Al Gore may feel like withdrawing from everything and that he is not adequately equipped to handle his life. He may need someone else's point of view to balance his overly pessimistic outlook.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Al Gore instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Al Gore needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Al Gore benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Al Gore a sense of inner balance.
Al Gore has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Al needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Gore also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding himself in his daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
It is in his public life and career that Al Gore is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The latter will impact Gore's reputation and standing in his community or professional circle, as well as how Al Gore achieves his important life goals and aspirations.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Leo
Saturn in 1st house
Saturn Conjunct Pluto
Saturn Conjunct Mars/Pluto
Saturn Conjunct Uranus/Neptune
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 10th house