challenges and difficulties
George Gershwin has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, he prevents himself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Gershwin is more rigid and dogmatic than he realizes. His approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. George Gershwin takes his own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if he is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
George Gershwin has a mature, disciplined, serious attitude toward life that colors everything he does. Caution and realism are his virtues though George limits himself at times by being too careful, shy or fearful, not believing in himself enough, or lacking the required assertiveness. Others find George Gershwin difficult to get to know intimately, as Gershwin tends to distance himself from them or to outwardly adopt a rather stern, "adult" demeanor.
He is serious and sincere about his interests, does not accept superficial answers and is not easily placated. George wants his inspirations to become reality and he does not mind upsetting a few apple carts in the process. George Gershwin becomes impatient with others for being hesitant to implement new ideas and take action, and his occasional outbreaks of brusque, insensitive behavior often do more harm than good.
His emotional life is likely to be somewhat strained and he has a tendency toward pessimism. George Gershwin may not feel as close in his relationships to his loved ones as he would like to, and George may find it difficult to give and receive love.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which George Gershwin instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction George Gershwin needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
George Gershwin has a great capacity for sympathy, tenderness, and caring, which is a gift that he is apt to over bestow at times. For balance, George Gershwin needs to foster mature self-discipline, self-control, and personal responsibility.
When under stress, he has a strong instinct to retreat back to the nest, to be a child again, or to become overwhelmed with feelings and longings to be taken care of. Also, he may encourage others to depend on him emotionally (and otherwise) to an unhealthy degree. George Gershwin needs to learn how to set limits and to turn off the flow of support when necessary.
It is in his dealings with money, financial security, tangible assets and possessions that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The qualities described above are ones George Gershwin needs to integrate in tangible ways: how he makes a living, building assets and a secure material base, what he does with the resources he has. George Gershwin should try to avoid over involvement or entanglements with other people's money matters, legal business, and personal affairs.
The specific habits which are likely to hold George Gershwin back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
The need to be first all of the time and demonstrate an aggressive or bossy attitude, impatience or irritability; an over-eagerness to use force or violence to gain advantage and the tendency to resort to fighting or using confrontation too quickly.
George Gershwin has a tendency to shy away from other people, and he reacts toward others in an almost fearful way. Gershwin seems to lack confidence in himself and for this reason may feel that he lacks the ability to adapt easily to relationships with others.
George has an inner need to share his experiences with others and he talks to his friends and acquaintances in a very open manner. Socially minded, George Gershwin likes to cultivate close relationships, especially with women.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 1st house
Saturn Conjunct Uranus
Saturn Conjunct Moon/MC
N. Node in Capricorn
N. Node in 2nd house
N. Node Opposition Mars
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Saturn
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Asc.