Although Andrea Tafi seems accommodating, obliging, amiable and willing to compromise (as described on the previous page), he can also be enormously stubborn and immovable, as discussed below. Andrea has such a pleasant demeanor that he is able to use a combination of charm and bullying to get what he wants. He is an excellent negotiator.
He is a steadfast and patient soul, capable of tremendous devotion, dedication, endurance and constancy. The ability to follow through and stick with things is one of his greatest assets. Once Tafi's course is set, he pursues it tenaciously until it is completed, stubbornly resisting any attempts to sway him from his purpose.
Andrea Tafi has a very practical nature; he wants to see concrete, tangible results for his efforts, and he is not one to concoct wild dreams that are unlikely to come into fruition. Most of his "wild dreams" have to do with material achievements, well-being and security, for he has a great love of the physical world and he wants to experience and enjoy it to the full. Though Andrea Tafi will work long and persistently, he also has a strong sensual and comfort-loving side, and he wants to enjoy what he has worked for. In fact, Tafi can be enormously lazy at times and has a tendency to overindulge in good food and other earthly pleasures. Andrea Tafi also loves the beauty of the natural world and he probably prefers a serene country setting to an urban life style.
Basically, his needs are simple and he is easy to please. Andrea Tafi has a strong desire for security, stability and peace, and will rarely make changes unless he is forced to do so. He is not very demanding emotionally, though he does crave a great deal of physical closeness and affection. Because of his faithfulness, emotional steadfastness and gentle strength, others often depend upon Tafi for support. Though he hates upheaval and sudden changes, Andrea Tafi usually maintains his poise and equanimity. Andrea Tafi also has an innate sense of harmony with nature, allowing things to grow and unfold in their own time and the patience to nurture something into being - be it a garden, a child, or a creative project. He makes an excellent parent, especially if he follows his instincts more often than "the experts".
Andrea has three major faults: one is his bullheaded obstinacy. The second is his unwillingness to deviate from his safe, predictable routine. And the third is Tafi's tendency to always insist upon realism and undervalue the imaginative, speculative, and fanciful - in other words, Andrea Tafi lacks the ability to play with ideas and possibilities, and to open his mind to new horizons.
Andrea Tafi invests a tremendous amount of his creative energy into his relationships with others, particularly his marriage or other close partnerships. Andrea feels that he needs others in order to be all that he can be, and he is disinclined to solitary activities and endeavors.
Working with people on a one-to-one basis to promote mutual understanding, harmony, and satisfaction is an area in which Andrea Tafi can really excel. Counseling or negotiating are talents of his.
He is assertive, energetic, active, courageous and vital. Andrea Tafi has a very strong physical drive that expresses itself as sexuality and passion, a desire to compete with others, and a tendency to fight. Andrea Tafi has a victorious spirit and the will to win.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Tafi, and he does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how he is going to live his life. Andrea Tafi craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Andrea Tafi possesses inventive and creative genius.
Along with his energy and drive, Andrea Tafi has high ideals and an active fantasy life. There is a dreamer and an idealist in Tafi, as well as a doer and a fighter. Andrea wants to win but not at the expense of others, and this may be somewhat of a dilemma for him.
Andrea Tafi is extremely sensitive, compassionate and giving, often to his own detriment. His ideals and spiritual values motivate Andrea Tafi, and he cannot live for personal gain or materialistic concerns alone. There must be an element of beauty, magic, imagination, inspiration or creativity in what he does. Otherwise Andrea Tafi becomes listless and aimless. The arts, theater, music and/or charitable work are ideally suited to Andrea.
Andrea Tafi deeply believes in his own power and his ability to survive any change and emerge victorious from any difficulty. Andrea has tremendous inner resources and strength. Intense, strong willed, and zealous, he pursues his desires and goals with complete dedication and singleness of purpose, and he may be somewhat compulsive and even fanatical at times. Andrea likes to live intensely and has no respect for people who are weak or avoid confronting life and their own destiny.
He is warm-hearted, kind, generous and very popular, especially with the opposite sex. Tafi's happy feelings rub off onto others and everyone enjoys being with him. Due to a protective and encouraging upbringing, his relationships with his parents are good.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Taurus
Sun in Taurus
Sun in 7th house
Sun Conjunct Mars
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun aspects Mars and Neptune
Sun Opposition Neptune
Sun Trine Pluto
Sun Conjunct Venus/Jupiter