Although Brian Aherne is quite proud and likes to show off and impress other people with his accomplishments and appearance (as described on the previous page) - he is really quite practical, solid, and down to earth (as discussed below). Because of this, he is likely to actually earn the right to be admired - that is, to have actually done something to be proud of.
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 Aherne's course is set, he pursues it tenaciously until it is completed, stubbornly resisting any attempts to sway him from his purpose.
Brian Aherne 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 Brian Aherne 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, Aherne can be enormously lazy at times and has a tendency to overindulge in good food and other earthly pleasures. Brian Aherne 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. Brian Aherne 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 Aherne for support. Though he hates upheaval and sudden changes, Brian Aherne usually maintains his poise and equanimity. Brian Aherne 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".
Brian 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 Aherne's tendency to always insist upon realism and undervalue the imaginative, speculative, and fanciful - in other words, Brian Aherne lacks the ability to play with ideas and possibilities, and to open his mind to new horizons.
His career, reputation, and public image are very important to Aherne. Brian Aherne has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy him; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Brian Aherne may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Brian Aherne tends to see things from his perspective only and to be rather subjective. He also enjoys talking and expressing his views but does not always listen as well. Brian Aherne has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and he needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
Brian has big aspirations and the desire to succeed in life in a grand way. Brian Aherne tends to exaggerate, promise more than is feasible and misjudge by being overly optimistic. However, he never gives up on his hopes for the future. Aherne tends to be restless and discontent with the responsibilities and limitations of life.
Brian Aherne has a pleasant and dreamy disposition with considerable romantic imagination. Brian has a strong longing for love, but he does not see others very clearly and may experience many disappointments in his emotional relationships.
With his charm and outgoing personality Brian Aherne has no trouble attracting people and he enjoys pleasant and congenial relationships with them. He may choose social contact with generous or wealthy people and would prefer to live in a beautiful home.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Leo and Sun in Taurus
Sun in Taurus
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Square Jupiter
Sun Conjunct Venus/Neptune
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.