He is not easily moved by emotional displays and can be curiously detached from his own emotions and those of others. It is almost as if he could turn his feelings on and off at will; Irving should be careful not to leave the switch "off" too often, for he could easily become too impersonal. Family relationships and attachments are not as important to him as they are to most people and Thalberg often considers his friends closer to him than his blood relatives. Certainly, Thalberg's sympathy and concern extends much beyond his immediate family. In his personal relationships, Irving Thalberg insists upon a certain amount of independence and the freedom to pursue friendships with as many people, of both sexes, as he chooses. Irving does not appreciate a jealous, possessive partner.
Irving Thalberg feels comfortable in an atmosphere that is open and experimental, and he has little taste for convention and tradition.
Irving Thalberg has a sympathetic nature and instinctively reaches out to people in need of help. Thalberg also has a deeply ingrained tendency to want to improve or "fix" other people's lives, which can be annoying to the person who has no desire to be changed or "helped" in this way. For Irving, affection and caring must be expressed in tangible acts of some kind.
Irving Thalberg takes offense rather quickly and his instincts are to fight, defend or act first, and ask questions later. He has a tendency for impatience, irritability and outbursts of temper, especially in response to minor frustrations. When he is not actively involved, he is not comfortable. Irving Thalberg actually prefers a rather rambunctious, feisty, competitive atmosphere to a peaceful one.
Although Thalberg gets hot under the collar rather easily (as mentioned above), he also has a certain degree of emotional self-control and composure, which enable Irving Thalberg to rein in some of his more aggressive tendencies. This side of his is described below.
He is dedicated to the people he cares about and conscientious about fulfilling his responsibilities, especially to family. Family solidarity and cohesiveness are very important to Irving Thalberg; accordingly, so are the traditions, rituals, and memories that keep the bonds strong.
Irving Thalberg is apt to do more than his fair share in the family and go the extra mile, but for the most part this is satisfying rather than burdensome to him.
Although Irving Thalberg was portrayed above as being assertive and combative, he also has a diametrically opposed tendency - namely the urge to escape all contention and ugliness. This may mellow Irving's fiery reactions somewhat, or he may seesaw between the two. His softer side is described in the following paragraphs.
The beauty and harmony of his surroundings have a very powerful effect on Thalberg's emotions. He is very sensitive and cannot stand to be in an atmosphere where there is discord or dissonance. Gentle, kindhearted, and peace loving, Irving Thalberg is prepared to sacrifice a great deal in order to avoid a fight and to "make everyone happy".
Irving Thalberg has a magnetic personality, are unconventional, and a bit unpredictable. Irving loves to flirt and is likely to have sudden romantic relationships that do not always last. Irving Thalberg likes variety and always is seeking new experiences with people.
Irving Thalberg has a very rich emotional life and the ability to do the right thing at the right moment. Through an appeal to the feelings, he is able to influence the public; Thalberg may have the desire to work in some capacity to bring about social improvements.
Irving Thalberg has a cheerful temperament and a harmonious disposition. Because of his easy personality, Thalberg gets along easily with others. Home and family relationships are precious to Irving and his home is likely to be large and lavish.
In love relationships, Irving Thalberg is steadfast and loyal, especially if he has a warm, demonstrative partner. He is very sensual in nature and craves plenty of touching and physical affection. Irving enjoys being pampered with a good meal, a loving massage or other sensual delights. He is a wonderful lover who is very attentive to the comfort and enjoyment of his loved one. Irving Thalberg responds intensely to beauty and physical appearance, and the physical attractiveness of his partner is very important to him.
Irving is attracted to foreigners, exotic places, traveling and people who can expand his horizons, teach him something, or show him places and worlds he has never experienced before. Sharing a philosophy or ideal with his love partner is important to him.
Moreover, Irving Thalberg feels love and kinship for people everywhere, not only for his own family, nationality, or group. Finding similarities and making links between people from differing backgrounds or with different perspectives is a gift of his.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aquarius
Moon in 6th house
Moon Opposition Mars
Moon aspects Mars and Saturn
Moon Sextile Saturn
Moon aspects Mars and Neptune
Moon Trine Neptune
Moon Conjunct Venus/Uranus
Moon Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
Moon Opposition Jupiter/MC
Venus in Taurus
Venus in 9th house