Auguste does not appear to be an intensely emotional or sentimental person, and he is often unaware of his own or other people's deeper feelings and emotional needs. Tears and tantrums bewilder him and make him very uncomfortable. Auguste Rodin would rather settle differences by talking things out reasonably and rationally, but he tends to ignore or poke fun at any attempt to probe his own or others' inner depths.
Auguste Rodin avoids heavy, demanding emotional relationships and is wary of making personal commitments.
He needs ample mental stimulation and feels close to people with whom he can share thoughts and intellectual interests. Conversation is very important to Rodin. The strong, silent partner is not for him.
He is emotionally expressive and often dramatizes his feelings by acting them out or blowing them out of proportion. Auguste Rodin cannot hide his instinctive emotional reactions to people or situations, and he does not make any pretenses about his personal sympathies or antipathies.
Auguste Rodin has a childlike openness and playfulness that is very appealing to others but sometimes gets him into trouble, as Auguste takes risks on an impulse or a whim.
He is prone to be overly indulgent, overly permissive, overly generous and disinclined to budget or diet or set reasonable limits for himself or others. Subconsciously Auguste Rodin feels entitled to bounty, and sees no reason to be deprived. At his worst, Rodin can be greedy but insatiable, and addicted to "the good life". However, if other factors in his chart indicate a capacity for discipline and prudence, there is a positive side to Auguste's emotional indulgence - Rodin tends to be quite charitable and tolerant, freely giving and willing to embrace others despite their shortcomings.
In love relationships, Auguste Rodin seeks companionship and friendship with someone who is fun loving, playful and open to adventure and new experiences. He enjoys traveling together, meeting new people and making new friends. Honeymooning in a distant location appeals to Auguste, and he is also attracted to foreigners or people with diametrically different backgrounds than his own. Auguste Rodin supports his partner in taking risks and making positive changes, rather than preserving the status quo. He also very much wants a partner who will encourage his own aspirations and dreams. It is very important to Auguste that he have a spiritual or intellectual rapport with his love partner, perhaps more important than the emotional/physical aspect. Auguste Rodin is not especially sentimental and his love partner may feel that he is too casual and not serious or romantic enough.
Rodin is a very sociable, congenial person and he wilts very quickly without relationships with good friends and people to share good times with. Auguste Rodin thoroughly enjoys working with others on group projects or community activities. He is quite happy when he is a part of a club, support group or team of some sort.
He is intensely amorous and attractive to the opposite sex, and is not inclined to friendly platonic relationships. There is a great deal of tension in his love relationships - often because Auguste Rodin puts his desires ahead of his partner's, and is impatient to have his love needs satisfied. The whole arena of love relationships, romance and sex is endlessly fascinating to Auguste Rodin and he is not happy without a love partner. Rodin can "burn himself out" by pouring so much of his energy into romance.
Intimacy does not come easily to Auguste Rodin and he may appear cold or unfeeling to others due to his emotional reserve and caution. Perhaps due to painful relationships and separations in his early life, Rodin does not trust others very easily and it takes a long time to break down all of his barriers and defenses. He may feel that he has few friends or people that really care about him. Auguste Rodin needs to learn to value and love himself more and to express his appreciation for others more openly.
When it comes to love relationships, Rodin is likely to feel pulled in several directions at once. In addition to his desire for depth and security in his relationships, Auguste Rodin has an impulsive side and a need for a lot of variety and excitement, as discussed in the following paragraphs. These urges do not have to conflict, but they certainly can, especially if Auguste acts on his spontaneous impulses without much consideration for their long-term effects on his personal life.
His love feelings are easily aroused and his romantic relationships begin with a sudden electric attraction, but they often end abruptly, and Rodin may be in and out of love relationships - especially in his younger years. Auguste Rodin craves emotional excitement and needs to feel spontaneous and free, so he may avoid making firm personal commitments. Unusual or nontraditional forms of love and relationships appeal to Rodin, and he is attracted to unique, creative or unstable people.
Auguste Rodin loves deeply, passionately and wholeheartedly, and others may find his intensity either extremely attractive or threatening. He is charismatic and can have a powerful emotional impact on others, especially those of the opposite sex. Rodin may use his attractiveness to manipulate others, sometimes without even realizing it.
His erotic nature is strong and Auguste Rodin is likely to have a lot of romantic relationships. Very unconventional, he may have many unorthodox contacts. Auguste has much zest for life, likes his freedom and finds it difficult to settle down.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Gemini
Moon in 5th house
Moon Quincunx Jupiter
Venus in Sagittarius
Venus in 11th house
Venus Square Mars
Venus Conjunct Saturn
Venus aspects Saturn and Uranus
Venus Square Uranus
Venus Trine Pluto
Venus Conjunct Mars/Uranus