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 Schwarzenegger. Arnold Schwarzenegger 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 Arnold.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Arnold Schwarzenegger 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.
He is suspicious of groups, crowds, and social organizations. Schwarzenegger is quick to pick up on social charades and insincerity and avoids the limelight and glamor. Arnold Schwarzenegger is direct and to the point in speech and manner, stubborn and inflexible, and often unwilling to communicate his innermost feelings and thoughts.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Arnold Schwarzenegger 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 Arnold Schwarzenegger needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Arnold Schwarzenegger needs to take what he has learned (either through formal education or his own questing and life experience) and share it with others, communicate it or express it in a way that can benefit others. Knowledge and understanding, which does not enhance either Arnold's quality of life or that of persons in his world, is of little real value. Putting Schwarzenegger's understanding, philosophy, and convictions into practice in his daily relationships, and in the multiple choices he makes every day, will enable Arnold Schwarzenegger to really test his belief system and discover more about life.
When under stress, Arnold Schwarzenegger is apt to seek refuge in imagining that the grass is greener elsewhere, rather than working with what is at hand. Arnold Schwarzenegger needs to cultivate his ability to live in the present!
It is in any involvements he has with teams, clubs, organizations, networks, and the like that Arnold Schwarzenegger is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The qualities described above need to be channeled into some sort of group effort or experience, or have some impact on society at large.
Arnold Schwarzenegger tends to pick his friends and associates very carefully and is always on the look-out for responsible and congenial people. This enables Arnold Schwarzenegger to feel secure with his colleagues and he enjoys good relationships with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Leo
Saturn in 2nd house
Saturn Conjunct Pluto
N. Node in Gemini
N. Node in 11th house
N. Node Conjunct Sun/MC