challenges and difficulties
Colin Firth has a great capacity for self-denial in the pursuit of a long-range goal. Colin is capable of hard work and persistent labor, but he may lack the capacity for joy and play. Colin Firth often feels burdened by life's demands and responsibilities, and may envy those who seem to attract what they want in life without a great deal of personal effort.
There is a very judgmental, stern, and uncompromising side of Firth's that may inhibit him a great deal. Colin Firth must avoid becoming cumbersome and cynical, or a rather callous, sophisticated adult whose sense of practicality and realism rob him of the playful, imaginative side of life.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Colin Firth 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 likely to have very intense experiences in his emotional life and should guard against feelings of depression and inhibition. Colin Firth may be plagued by inner turmoil and obsessive ideas or notions.
His emotional life is likely to be somewhat strained and he has a tendency toward pessimism. Colin Firth may not feel as close in his relationships to his loved ones as he would like to, and Colin may find it difficult to give and receive love.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Colin Firth 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 Colin Firth needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
His natural instinct, especially when under stress, is to passively go along with whatever is easiest, refrain from clearly analyzing or assessing his situation and perhaps even try to escape from seeing his situation clearly by indulging in fantasies, intoxicants, and the like. Dreaminess and impracticality, being unfocused and undefined (at least in certain areas) are ways Colin Firth copes with stress. Colin Firth also has trouble setting limits and saying no.
His development path lies in cultivating discrimination and clarity, becoming more precise, and developing technical and practical skills that will enable Colin Firth to function more efficiently in the world. Finding a way to be of practical service is also important.
It is in his public life and career that Colin Firth is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The latter will impact Firth's reputation and standing in his community or professional circle, as well as how Colin Firth achieves his important life goals and aspirations.
The following are specific activities that will support Colin Firth in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Firth, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Colin Firth should develop true self-confidence and the willingness to put himself "out there", be seen and shine. Colin needs to be willing to take on a leading role. He needs to be a hero - a protagonist in his own story - by cultivating the courageous, active, and positive masculine qualities he possesses. Doing creative work that he is proud of - anything that comes from Firth's heart and bears the stamp of Firth's individuality - is important. Also, being a mentor, a helpful, encouraging force in the life of someone less experienced than he is a way for Colin Firth to grow and become more whole himself.
Colin Firth has a tendency to shy away from other people, and he reacts toward others in an almost fearful way. Firth seems to lack confidence in himself and for this reason may feel that he lacks the ability to adapt easily to relationships with others.
Firth considers the ability to think and speak convincingly as the most powerful instrument one can possess. He always strives for intellectual control in his environment and tends to dominate his relationships. Colin Firth has a strong desire to be the spokesman in his community.
Colin Firth has a strong desire to share his opinions with others and is inclined to seek out people who have the same ideas that he has. He may enjoy studying and developing his intellectual interests with them.
His feelings are heightened when he is with others and Colin Firth has the ability to open up to them and show his feelings without reservation. Colin Firth is led by his instincts and likely to have many spontaneous relationships with other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Capricorn
Saturn in 2nd house
Saturn Opposition Moon/Pluto
Saturn Opposition Moon/MC
N. Node in Virgo
N. Node in 10th house
N. Node Conjunct Sun
N. Node Opposition Moon/Saturn
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/Pluto
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/MC
N. Node Conjunct Venus/Uranus