Though Kübler appears very tolerant, forgiving, and universal in her sympathies, as described in the previous chapter - she can also be very self-protective and clannish at times, as discussed below.
Elisabeth has powerful emotional attachments to the past, her family, her childhood, places she associates with safety and security, and her beginnings. It is very important to Kübler to maintain a connection with her roots and heritage and keep family bonds strong. Loyal, devoted, and sentimental, Kübler tends to cling to whatever is dear to her - be it a person, a familiar place, or a cherished possession.
She is sympathetic, nurturing, supportive and very sensitive to the emotional needs of other people. Elisabeth likes to be needed and to care for others, and she often worries about the people she loves. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross has a very strong need for a sense of belonging and acceptance, and much of her life centers on her home. She is more concerned about people and their feelings than with power, achievement, or position in society. Kindness, consideration and tenderness are more meaningful to Elisabeth Kübler-Ross than any sort of honor the world can bestow.
She is primarily emotional and her views are often dominated by her feelings and her own personal, subjective experiences, rather than reason, logic or abstract principles. It is difficult for her to judge situations fairly and objectively because her personal sympathies and loyalties usually factor in. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross takes things very personally and sometimes builds a wall around herself to shield herself from pain and rejection. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross feels rather shy and vulnerable at heart. She also tends to be moody and experiences frequent mood swings. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross needs to have a place and time in her life to withdraw, introspect, dream and replenish herself; otherwise Elisabeth Kübler-Ross becomes cranky and unhappy with those around her.
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross functions in an instinctive, irrational manner and likes to immerse herself in creative activities where she can express her feelings, imagination and instincts. Kübler often loves to cook, since it can be both creative and a way to nurture and nourish others. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross also has a great affinity for music, because it evokes and communicates feelings that may be difficult or impossible to put into words.
Her compassion, sensitivity, and imagination are Kübler's strong points. Her faults include an inability to let go of the past and move forward, clannishness and prejudice, and a tendency for self-pity when facing hardship.
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross has a very dramatic, creative, expressive nature and she loves to perform. Elisabeth enjoys being the center of attention and she seeks to shine, to excel, and to be outstanding in some unique way. She is very involved in her own creativity and self-expression, and takes great pleasure in developing and using her special talents, whether these are artistic, athletic, or intellectual. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross has a strong sense of pride.
She is direct, energetic, sometimes aggressive and combative. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross often feels that she needs to fight to get what she wants, and she tends to have a "me-first" attitude that angers or irritates others. She is hasty, restless, impatient and sometimes reckless.
While Elisabeth Kübler-Ross does have a strong drive, she frequently holds herself back. One of her challenges lies in learning to endure frustration and to patiently overcome the obstacles in her life (or her own internal caution and resistance!).
Realistic and practical, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross sets goals for herself that are modest enough for her to actually achieve. She is able to tackle long, difficult projects and see them through, for Kübler possesses self-discipline, concentration and perseverance. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross also has a strong sense of responsibility and is very conscientious about fulfilling her obligations. Kübler often does things because she feels it is expected of her.
Inwardly she is zealous and fanatical, though she may hide her personal desires and intentions, as well as the intensity of her feelings. She is driven by a deep inner sense of destiny and mission and an almost compulsive desire for personal recognition. Elisabeth is infatuated with power, incredibly willful and stubbornly fixated on achieving greatness or being someone Special. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross tends to worship heroes who have powerful personal magnetism and charisma, and she often seeks to emulate them. Elisabeth has potential for tremendous good or tremendous evil.
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross has a pleasant and dreamy disposition with considerable romantic imagination. Elisabeth has a strong longing for love, but she does not see others very clearly and may experience many disappointments in her emotional relationships.
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 Elisabeth's personality and she appears somewhat somber. It is not easy for Elisabeth Kübler-Ross to relax and enjoy and she prefers to work in seclusion.
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross tends to impose her will upon others in a rather ruthless way, but on the other hand she may also be imposed upon by others. Elisabeth feels a constant need to fight for leadership and has a great desire to become a public figure.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Pisces and Sun in Cancer
Sun in Cancer
Sun in 5th house
Sun Square Mars
Sun aspects Mars and Saturn
Sun Trine Saturn
Sun Conjunct Pluto
Sun Conjunct Venus/Neptune
Sun Opposition Saturn/Asc.
Sun Conjunct Pluto/N. Node