Behind Cardinale's rather solid, conservative appearance (as described on the previous page), she really is a go-getter. While Claudia Cardinale seems rather soft, there is actually a lot of fight and spunk in her. Her practical and down-to-earth side may be at odds with the part of Cardinale that wants action, exploration, adventure and excitement, but these two facets of her nature can also complement one another. Her pioneering and enterprising spirit is liable to get Claudia Cardinale in trouble several times, but eventually her determination to see a project through will succeed.
She is a person who thrives on challenge, and she often feels that she must battle her way through life, relying on no one and nothing but her own strength, intelligence and courage. Claudia Cardinale believes in being totally honest, true to herself and her own vision and convictions, even if it means standing alone. Honesty, integrity, personal honor and authenticity are Cardinale's gods, and she has no sympathy for weakness of character in others.
Claudia Cardinale craves the freedom to do things in her own way, and she works very well independently. Cooperating with others or carrying out another's will is not her style. Claudia likes to be the chief - or to go it alone.
Claudia Cardinale loves action and if others are settling down into a nice, comfortable little rut, then she is always ready to stir things up, do something new, make changes and introduce some fresh blood. Routine and sameness are tantamount to death for her. She is not afraid of trying something that has never been done before, and even though she may sometimes be perceived as a fool, Claudia Cardinale also discovers, invents and initiates things that others will later emulate. Taking risks and following her own star are the breath of life for Cardinale, and she wilts (or gets very frustrated and angry) if she cannot do this.
She is spontaneous, impulsive, direct, enthusiastic and assertive. Claudia Cardinale believes in the power of positive thinking and positive action, and she perceives herself as a strong, even invincible, person. Claudia Cardinale hates being ill or in a position of dependency. Accepting her own human limitations and emotional needs is often difficult for her.
She is basically aggressive in her attitudes and less adept at relating to others, picking up on subtle messages and nuances, listening, nurturing and harmonizing. She is often so fired up about her own projects or goals that she inadvertently runs over or ignores other people's feelings and interests. Being receptive and appreciative of others' contributions, ideas and feelings would be highly instrumental in improving Cardinale's relationships. Her impatience to get on with things causes Claudia Cardinale to be rather insensitive, thereby alienating others unnecessarily. She also frequently tries to accomplish her goals through anger or temper tantrums. Claudia Cardinale would gain much by learning to slow down, relax and sometimes just let things be, however her energetic, restless nature rarely allows Claudia Cardinale to do so.
Claudia Cardinale tends to get involved in the helping professions or in activities where her efforts are hidden, behind the scenes, unacknowledged or unknown to the public. Cardinale may find it exceedingly uncomfortable to assert herself or get up in front of an audience.
Her life is apt to be blessed with more than her share of helpful friends, fortuitous relationships, and doors opening up to her at just the right time. Because Claudia Cardinale is usually willing to share and to give back to others in a generous way, she continues to generate success in her life no matter how unfortunate prevailing circumstances are. Claudia should beware, however, of becoming an opportunist.
She is intensely willful, zealous, and fanatical though Claudia often hides the intensity of her feelings and her personal motives and desires. Cardinale is infatuated with power and has an almost compulsive desire for personal recognition and the desire to be "somebody". Claudia Cardinale tends to worship heroes who have powerful personal magnetism and charisma and often seeks to emulate them. Claudia Cardinale both fears, and is intensely fascinated with, death and the hidden, secret, dark side of life.
Claudia Cardinale has a great need for security which she may seek in a partner who could be older than her and perhaps married before. Claudia Cardinale probably feels restrained in expressing affection, giving the impression of being cool and indifferent toward those she loves.
She is well aware of her limitations and has a strong desire to go her own way in life. There is a note of gravity to Claudia's personality and she appears somewhat somber. It is not easy for Claudia Cardinale to relax and enjoy and she prefers to work in seclusion.
Claudia has the ability to stand on her own feet and use the power of her own personality to attain success. Claudia Cardinale needs to be a leader and she has a strong desire to obtain power and authority. It is imperative to Cardinale that she be out in front of the parade.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Taurus and Sun in Aries
Sun in Aries
Sun in 12th house
Sun Sextile Jupiter
Sun Square Pluto
Sun Conjunct Venus/Saturn
Sun Conjunct Saturn/Asc.
Sun Opposition Pluto/MC