Although Dwight Yoakam appears aloof or self-sufficient at times (as described on the previous page), he is actually very interested in people and the social aspect of life. Dwight has high standards for relationships, and he may not realize that it is more difficult for others to meet these standards than for him. Yoakam believes that he merely expects a little courtesy and respect, however Dwight Yoakam actually becomes upset over rather minor oversights by his partner or friend.
Harmony and balance are his keynotes. Dwight Yoakam instinctively understands the need to accommodate other people's interests and desires, and he is always fair and willing to meet others half way. Tactful, diplomatic, and quite socially aware, Dwight does all he can to avoid conflict and discord. His spirit is one of cooperation and compromise, and he often achieves through charm and discretion what would have been impossible to achieve with a direct, forceful approach.
Getting along with and pleasing others may be too important to Yoakam since he can be too dependent on the approval and opinions of other to make his own decisions. Yoakam will rarely act without seeking the counsel and feedback of other people. He prefers sharing and doing things with others rather than on his own. Being alone feels very unnatural to Dwight Yoakam, and he has a strong need for a partner and intimate one-on-one relationships.
Dwight Yoakam invests a great deal of his energy in personal love relationships and he is very idealistic and romantic about marriage. Dwight Yoakam seeks a partner who is his equal intellectually, and who is capable of a mental relationship as well as a physical and emotional one. He makes a thoughtful, considerate friend or lover, and he enjoys the traditional symbols of love - courtship, flowers, etc. Yoakam perceives relationships like an art that requires time, attention and creative effort. Dwight Yoakam appreciates a partner who is subtle and polished, never coarse or blunt.
Fairness and equality, both in his personal relationships and in the world, are extremely important to him. If Dwight Yoakam fights about anything, it is often about something he feels is unfair and unbalanced. Balance is very important to Dwight. He believes in moderation in all things and avoids fanaticism and extremism at all costs.
Dwight Yoakam also has a strong need for beautiful, harmonious surroundings and a natural sense of artistic style and grace, which is reflected in the way Yoakam dresses and furnishes his home and workspace. Everything must be aesthetically pleasing and appropriate. Working with people as a counselor, advisor, consultant, or negotiator, or in an artistic field such as design or photography would be fulfilling to him.
Ownership gives Dwight Yoakam a sense of security, and he has a strong attachment to his possessions. Dwight also has a natural instinct or understanding of economics, finance, trade, and appraising the value of merchandise.
Sensitive and imaginative, he is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits and to mysticism. Dwight Yoakam is impressionable and receptive, and often has experiences that are unusual and unexplainable by the rational mind. Dwight has an abundance of dreams, visions and longings, but does not always have the concentrated will and stamina to make them materialize. Gentle, idealistic and peace loving, Dwight often seeks to avoid the harsh realities of life. Dwight has an ethereal quality about him.
Dwight Yoakam undergoes deep, transformative changes in his life with relative ease and a minimum of conscious resistance. Because he does not avoid the depths, Yoakam has access to a lot of personal power and strength. Without realizing it or seeking it, Dwight is apt to have quite a potent effect on the people he comes into contact with, even superficially. Others sense that Dwight Yoakam is a force to be reckoned with.
He is strong-willed, forceful and independent. Yoakam knows what he wants, but sometimes may act too impulsively, causing quarrels or disagreement with others. Dwight Yoakam tends to judge himself and others quite severely, but he is very sincere, honest and trustworthy.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Virgo and Sun in Libra
Sun in Libra
Sun in 2nd house
Sun Conjunct Neptune
Sun Sextile Pluto
Sun Opposition Moon/Mars