challenges and difficulties
Joan Quigley has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, she prevents herself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Quigley is more rigid and dogmatic than she realizes. Her approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. Joan Quigley takes her own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if she is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
She is serious-minded and may have difficulty making light social conversation or participating in friendly, personal interchanges.
Joan Quigley tries to be strictly accurate and she is critical of people who exaggerate or talk on subjects they really know little about. Quigley withholds her thoughts and opinions until she has thought everything through quite thoroughly, and sometimes Joan's silence discomforts others.
Her mental concentration is very good but her breadth of understanding may not be.
She is inclined to exercise self-control and tries to suppress her inner excitability or irritability. Quigley can be somewhat self-willed, though, and strive to be independent. If Joan Quigley feels that someone is holding her down too much, she may suddenly break up the relationship.
Joan Quigley has a tendency to think on the dark side, is somewhat gloomy and touchy and easily disappointed. She may find it hard to keeps her attention on the real world and could become obsessed with strange ideas and fanciful beliefs.
She is quite cool and reserved in matters of love relationships and tends to hold back her inclination for love. Somewhat inhibited in regard to relationships, Joan Quigley is inclined to feel that she is better off staying by herself.
Lacking confidence in herself, Joan Quigley has the feeling that her luck has abandoned her. She is inclined to sit and wait for the right opportunities to come along, placing too much emphasis on wishful thinking and is disappointed when nothing happens.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Joan Quigley instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that she is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for her. The direction Joan Quigley needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
When under stress, Joan Quigley is apt to shut off the flow of her emotions and ignore her needs and feelings in order to do what she perceives as her duty or simply what the practical realities of the situation dictate. This can lead to a certain rigidity and inflexibility. If overdone, self-control, self-discipline, or an exaggerated concern over what society, family or others expect of her, makes life more of a burden than an adventure.
Fostering her tender, caring, feminine, and nurturing aspects is an important step in Joan Quigley's growth. Joan Quigley needs to learn how to nourish and lovingly tend to both herself and others. Letting herself be taken care of sometimes is okay!
It is in her public life and career that Joan Quigley is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The latter will impact Quigley's reputation and standing in her community or professional circle, as well as how Joan Quigley achieves her important life goals and aspirations.
The following are specific activities that will support Joan Quigley in her growth. These may or may not feel natural to Quigley, and she may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to her path to wholeness.
Joan Quigley should become a warrior and cultivate a positive, victorious, active approach to life and to any problems she faces. It is in Quigley's best interest to act on her own behalf instead of stalling, waiting or hoping someone else will do it for her. Joan Quigley needs to assert herself openly and courageously and not to be afraid to make mistakes or stumble; there are bound to be a few trial runs to any new initiative. Joan needs to foster a healthy fighting spirit, pick herself up, and go! She also should learn to appreciate conflict and confrontation as a means to grow.
Joan Quigley thinks of others before she thinks of herself and is always ready to lend a helping hand. She is deeply concerned with the community which she lives in, loves her family and relatives and has a strong need to maintain close relationships with them.
Joan has the power to influence people to her way of thinking and may forcefully try to obtain the leadership in her community. Others cannot help noticing her, and Joan Quigley will probably be the leader in any clubs or associations she may decide to join.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 3rd house
Saturn Opposition Moon/Uranus
Saturn Opposition Mercury/Neptune
Saturn Opposition Venus/MC
Saturn Opposition Jupiter/Neptune
N. Node in Cancer
N. Node in 10th house
N. Node Conjunct Mars
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Venus
N. Node Conjunct Pluto/MC