He is not easily moved by emotional displays and can be curiously detached from his own and others' emotions. It is almost as if he could turn his feelings on and off at will; Dale should be careful not to leave the switch "off" too often, for he could easily become too impersonal. Family relationships and attachments are not as important to him as they are to most people and Earnhardt often considers his friends closer to him than his blood relatives. Certainly, Earnhardt's sympathy and concern extends much beyond his immediate family. In his personal relationships, Dale Earnhardt insists upon a certain amount of independence and the freedom to pursue friendships with as many people, of both sexes, as he chooses. Dale does not appreciate a jealous, possessive partner.
Dale Earnhardt feels comfortable in an atmosphere that is open and experimental, and he has little taste for convention and tradition.
Dale Earnhardt has a sympathetic nature and instinctively reaches out to people in need of help. Earnhardt also has a deeply ingrained tendency to want to improve or "fix" other people's lives, which can be annoying to the person who has no desire to be changed or "helped" in this way. For Dale, affection and caring must be expressed in tangible acts or service of some kind.
Earnhardt can be hard to get close to. Subconsciously he may feel that too much closeness in his relationships will interfere with doing what he needs to do and being his own person, so Dale Earnhardt puts up subtle walls and distance himself when someone begins to want more of him than he can comfortably give. However, Earnhardt may cut off sources of emotional nourishment and support that way, and end up feeling alone and lonely. Dale Earnhardt might even develop digestive problems. Overcoming his fears of intimacy, while at the same time affirming and acting on his autonomous needs, is the challenge here.
In love relationships, Dale Earnhardt is more interested in a person's sense of humor and intelligence than in their physique. Dale likes a partner who is mentally alive and who keeps him guessing a little bit, and Dale Earnhardt becomes restless and bored with someone who never asks questions, never changes or surprises him. Talking, sharing ideas, going places together, and learning new things together is very important to his happiness. Dale Earnhardt needs lots of social stimulation, is something of a flirt, and likes to have many friends of both sexes. A possessive, jealous partner is very stifling for Earnhardt.
Promoting beauty, the arts, or entertainment can make Dale Earnhardt very happy. Dale wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and he wants to be recognized for his beauty, artistic gifts, or loving generosity. Dale Earnhardt may "marry" his work - that is, being more involved in his career than in his private life. Earnhardt is a natural host or diplomat.
Sensitive and compassionate, Earnhardt tends to be the "giver" in any relationship. Dale has high ideals and a refined attitude towards love relationships, seeking to relate in ways that are beyond ego needs and selfishness. Dale is attracted to people with artistic or mystical inclinations.
His romantic relationships tend to be deep, intense, passionate, and highly emotional. It is "all or nothing" with him. Oftentimes Dale Earnhardt is irresistibly attracted to someone and feels that he has very little choice or control over his powerful feelings.
He may well be highly magnetic and sexually attractive himself. Dale Earnhardt should beware of using this power to manipulate people, for he could gain the reputation of being a "user".
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aquarius
Moon in 6th house
Moon Quincunx Saturn
Venus in Gemini
Venus in 10th house
Venus Trine Neptune
Venus Sextile Pluto