Although Dale Earnhardt is quite proud and he 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 will be 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 Earnhardt's course is set, he pursues it tenaciously until it is completed, stubbornly resisting any attempts to sway him from his purpose.
Dale Earnhardt has a very practical nature; he wants to see concrete, tangible results for his efforts, and he is not one for spinning 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 Dale Earnhardt 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, Earnhardt can be enormously lazy at times and have a tendency to overindulge in good food and other earthly pleasures. Dale Earnhardt also loves the beauty of the natural world and he probably prefers a serene country setting rather than an urban life style.
At heart his needs are simple and he is easy to please. Dale Earnhardt 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 lots of physical closeness and affection. Because of his faithfulness, emotional steadiness, and gentle strength, others often depend upon Earnhardt for support. Though he hates upheaval and sudden changes, Dale Earnhardt usually maintains his poise and equanimity. Dale Earnhardt also has an innate sense of harmonizing 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 some creative project. He makes an excellent parent, especially if he follows his instincts more often than "the experts".
Dale 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 Earnhardt's tendency to always insist upon realism and undervalue the imaginative, speculative, and fanciful - in other words, Dale Earnhardt lacks the ability to play with ideas and possibilities, and to open his mind to the new.
World travel, foreign cultures, and studies which expand his intellectual horizons and broaden his understanding of the world are very attractive to Earnhardt.
Dale Earnhardt has a philosophical turn of mind and is concerned with seeking answers to the big questions of life or getting the overview of any situation. Abstract concepts and/or plans for the future occupy his mind much of the time.
He is assertive, energetic, active, courageous, and vital. Dale Earnhardt has a very strong physical drive which expresses itself as sexuality and passion, a desire to compete with others, and a tendency to fight. Dale Earnhardt has a victorious spirit and the will to win.
He is an original! Dale Earnhardt radiates a sort of electrical excitement about the things he is interested in, and conveys this to others, but he also gets bored rather quickly. Dale does not mind being a bit unusual or breaking a few rules either.
Dale Earnhardt tends to think and act bravely and has a positive and firm demeanor. Dale has what it takes to make his own way in life. He may be a bit excitable, but never shy away from a good argument.
He is warm-hearted, kind, generous and very popular, especially with the opposite sex. Earnhardt's happy feelings rub off onto others and everyone enjoys being with him. Due to a protective and encouraging upbringing, his relationships with his parents are good.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Leo and Sun in Taurus
Sun in Taurus
Sun in 9th house
Sun Conjunct Mars
Sun Sextile Uranus
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Mars
Sun Conjunct Venus/Jupiter