Though Nietzsche may seem breezy, independent and freedom loving (as mentioned in the previous chapter), he is in fact not completely happy without a partner. He enjoys being on the move and exploring new territory, but wants a traveling companion! Nietzsche yearns for fulfilling, yet non-restricting relationships.
Harmony and balance are his keynotes. Friedrich Nietzsche 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, Friedrich 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 Nietzsche since he can be too dependent on the approval and opinions of other to make his own decisions. Nietzsche 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 Friedrich Nietzsche, and he has a strong need for a partner and intimate one-on-one relationships.
Friedrich Nietzsche invests a great deal of his energy in personal love relationships and he is very idealistic and romantic about marriage. Friedrich Nietzsche 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. Nietzsche perceives relationships like an art that requires time, attention and creative effort. Friedrich Nietzsche 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 Friedrich Nietzsche fights about anything, it is often about something he feels is unfair and unbalanced. Balance is very important to Friedrich. He believes in moderation in all things and avoids fanaticism and extremism at all costs.
Friedrich Nietzsche also has a strong need for beautiful, harmonious surroundings and a natural sense of artistic style and grace, which is reflected in the way Nietzsche 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.
His career, reputation, and public image are very important to Nietzsche. Friedrich Nietzsche has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy him; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Friedrich Nietzsche may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
He is imaginative and sensitive to anything colorful, beautiful or magical. He is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits, music and mysticism. His spiritual values color Friedrich's whole perspective and approach to life. He is idealistic and perhaps impractical.
He is infused with a sense of personal destiny or mission and can be extremely driven, obsessed and fanatical. Learning about power and how to use it effectively is definitely on his agenda. Friedrich Nietzsche confronts abusive power, tyranny and dominating people who will teach him about power and eventually force Nietzsche to claim his own.
Friedrich has artistic talents and interests and appreciates art in many forms. Friedrich Nietzsche could become an actor and he has good judgment of the real value of things. Nietzsche has an affectionate nature with a cheerful disposition and strong feelings of love.
He is polite and gallant and makes a special effort to meet others half-way. Friedrich Nietzsche has the ability to give and receive love. Nurturing friendships, personal love relationships and social life is important to him.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Sagittarius and Sun in Libra
Sun in Libra
Sun in 10th house
Sun Trine Neptune
Sun Opposition Pluto
Sun Conjunct Moon/Venus
Sun Conjunct Venus/N. Node