While Carlos Gardel usually comes across a tactful and diplomatic (as described on the previous page), he can also be surprisingly blunt and direct, especially when people get to know him better. Perhaps Carlos' gift is to say very honest and candid things in a way that will not alienate people. Alternatively, he may vacillate between being gracious and "telling it like it is".
He is a gambler and an adventurer at heart, one who loves to take risks, to discover and explore new worlds, and to travel the untried path rather than the safe, reliable one. He is independent, freedom loving, and often very restless. He needs a lifestyle that provides opportunities for travel, movement, change, and meeting new people. A steady routine, which offers much in the way of security but little in the way of space and freedom, is odious to him.
To Carlos Gardel, life is a journey and an adventure that is endlessly interesting and rich with possibilities, and it may be difficult for him to decide where to focus his attention and efforts. Carlos Gardel probably traveled around and experimented with many different paths before he settled on a particular career. Or he may go from one project to the next, for once the challenge and vital interest is gone, he is very quick to move on. Commitment, discipline, focus and concentration are not his strong points. Gardel can be irresponsible and disinclined to take on the burdens and limitations of adult life.
An incurable optimist, he has big dreams, aspirations and hopes for the future and is usually engaged in pursuing a far-off goal. Carlos Gardel has a great deal of faith and trust in life and failures do not crush his spirit. Gardel always bounces back from disappointments, often with another bright dream or scheme. Carlos Gardel has a sporting, playful attitude toward life and he is philosophical about his mistakes. Carlos has the ability to sense future trends, to see the big picture, and he likes to theorize and speculate. However, he gets annoyed with all the details and practical requirements required to implement his theories.
Gardel expresses himself in a very open, direct and straightforward manner and is often blunt and tactless as well. Because he does not take himself too seriously, he may not realize how deeply his candid statements can wound more sensitive souls. In fact, though he may not realize it, Carlos' insensitivity and lack of understanding regarding others' feelings is probably one of his worst faults.
Carlos Gardel enjoys being in close relationships but also needs freedom and he does not do well with a possessive, clinging, or emotionally demanding partner. He is quite generous, and heartily dislikes pettiness in others. Someone who shares his ideals, his sense of fun and his zest for life would be the right companion for Gardel.
The urge to learn and to communicate is essential to Carlos Gardel, and he expresses himself very well through writing, teaching or sharing ideas and information. Gardel is persuasive and fluent with language.
Restless and inquisitive, Carlos enjoys being mobile and taking short trips and excursions in order to see for himself what is going on in the world around him.
He is often plagued by feelings of personal inadequacy, inhibitions and self-doubt. Carlos Gardel has a cautious, realistic attitude toward life and is highly responsible and disciplined with regard to his obligations and duties. Carlos Gardel tends to work and struggle more than necessary and to take himself too seriously.
His mind is very active and his judgment usually is sound. Although Carlos Gardel's thinking is influenced by his feelings, he is inclined to think in realistic and practical terms. He is in control of his feelings and is able to express them rationally.
Gardel always seems to find the right words to verbalize his feelings, especially in regard to love and friendship. Carlos Gardel also has a keen sense of beauty and he probably appreciates art, music or poetry.
He is a bit impulsive and excitable and wants things done quickly. Carlos Gardel tends to be very impatient with anyone who is slower or less energetic than he is. Gardel will fight for what he wants but should guard against mishaps or accidents.
His comprehension is exceptional and Carlos Gardel reacts to everything very quickly. Gardel shows deep respect for knowledge and feels that he must learn everything there is to know. Studying probably was encouraged early on and Carlos Gardel was raised to be successful.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Sagittarius
Sun in Sagittarius
Sun in 3rd house
Sun Square Saturn
Sun Conjunct Moon/Mercury
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Sun Conjunct Mars/Asc.
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/Uranus