challenges and difficulties
Guinness doubts his own intelligence and mental capacities, and he may work very hard at studies in order to compensate for this. Alec is often overly serious and disinterested in light or superficial conversation. Spontaneous communication, social give-and-take, and making small talk are likely to be difficult for him.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Alec Guinness works very hard to ensure that his assets are solid. He may be very conservative, even stingy, with his money because he is afraid there will not be enough. He may turn this fear around and become very shrewd about investments and financial matters.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Alec Guinness 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 Alec Guinness needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Cultivating the qualities of empathy, gentleness, and compassion will help counterbalance Guinness' deeply ingrained perfectionism and critical nature. When under stress, he is apt to try to rigorously analyze and focus on what needs to be corrected or improved, and he can easily become problem-oriented and lose sight of the big picture.
Alec Guinness has to learn to relax and surrender to the flow of events without having to figure everything out all the time. He should let his feelings and intuitions flow more freely, be more flexible and fluid, use his imagination and let his dreams emerge!
It is deep within himself, as Alec Guinness faces his own demons, fears, and struggles - those aspects of life that are not easily or readily shared, those parts of his life that Alec Guinness keeps hidden from public view where he is most likely to wrestle with these issues.
The qualities described above can also be beneficially channeled into some sort of charitable work, altruistic service or ministering to people in need.
The following are specific activities that will support Alec Guinness in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Guinness, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Alec Guinness has to learn to communicate and express himself through the written or spoken word. It is best for Alec to study, learn skills and develop his intellectual interests and capacities. Guinness needs to become involved in sharing and exchanging information with others and in developing his intellectual reasoning ability. Alec Guinness should practice using his mind, his thinking skills and his ability to be objective. "Work smarter, not harder" might be a motto for him.
Writing, teaching, recording, transcribing, dialoguing, negotiating, mediating, communicating, or facilitating clear communication are significant activities for Alec Guinness to pursue.
He is very social minded and it is easy for Alec Guinness to show his affection. His family or community probably provided good possibilities for his development. Guinness may love to show off a little and he thrives on being involved with others in joyful group activities.
Alec likes beautiful surroundings and knows how to create harmony in his environment. Alec Guinness loves to be around people and has a strong desire to be influential in social circles.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Gemini
Saturn in 2nd house
N. Node in Pisces
N. Node in 12th house
N. Node Conjunct Mercury
N. Node Conjunct Sun/Jupiter
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.