John Astin has frequent emotional outbursts due to his fiery temper and emotional impulsiveness. Astin expresses himself very directly and honestly and no one has to guess what his true feelings are. However, John Astin dislikes showing any personal weakness or his need for support, comfort and nurturing. He is often impatient with himself and others. John abhors emotional dependency and dislikes "complainers".
John Astin inspires others to take positive action in their lives through his own enthusiasm and eagerness to meet life's challenges, and he is attracted to people who are adventurous, courageous and independent. John is rather bossy but does not like to be with people that he can boss around too much. He enjoys a good fight sometimes. Relationships that are built on mutual respect and emotional freedom are ideal for Astin.
John Astin becomes very cross if he lacks vigorous physical activity. Astin feels his best if he frequently "does battle" on the tennis or racquetball court (or engages in another form of competitive sport).
Astin works well with the public and has an instinct for what the public wants and will respond to. Having a "nest" is not especially important to John, and he may invest more of his emotional energy into his career or public life than in his private life. He is likely to be engaged in providing and caring for others in a professional capacity.
Generally sunny and optimistic, John Astin has a cheering effect on those around him. John likes and needs people, and others genuinely like him too. He enjoys a wide circle of friends who are like family to him. Entertaining, partying, social activities, and fellowship are essential to his emotional well-being.
There is another side to John Astin as well, a rather introverted, self-contained, even pessimistic side which tempers his good cheer and generosity, as discussed below.
John Astin often feels that he must do something or be something other than what he is in order to receive approval and acceptance from others. He is very sensitive to criticism and easily feels left out or neglected, and though he may appear cool or distant, Astin actually cares very much about being included. Because he is so sensitive, it may seem easier for John Astin to withdraw into a shell rather than risk the emotional bumps and bruises he may endure once he lets others really know him in an intimate, personal way. His reserve and caution make establishing close emotional relationships with others difficult, and John Astin becomes very attached to the few people he considers "real friends". Astin can gain inner security and strength through periods of solitude if he views them as times to nourish himself and develop his own interests, rather than as times of loneliness.
In addition to John's rather introverted, serious or self-contained side, he has a wild streak and urge for emotional freedom that breaks through erratically. John Astin craves both stability and excitement, and the conflict between these two impulses can make Astin rather tense and irritable. However, they can also balance each other out. His freer and unpredictable side will now be described.
John has an unusual sense of humor and enjoys acting a little bit crazy or outlandish sometimes. Astin craves excitement and emotional freedom and he likes to break the rules and take risks. Anything new or untried appeals to Astin and he has little patience for restrictive customs. John Astin is attracted to unusual, creative, or offbeat people and nontraditional lifestyles and relationships.
John has intense desires and feelings and his personal relationships are deeply emotional, passionate and often stormy and painful as well. John Astin has powerful magnetic relationships with those he cares about, and he could become emotionally obsessed by another person. His feelings can become so urgent and compelling that he behaves irrationally. John Astin undergoes periodic emotional upheavals and purging when he must break all ties with the past and begin anew.
John Astin has a very attractive personality and loves to socialize. Because of this he is very popular, especially with the opposite sex. John Astin also has a sense of beauty and may be interested in some kind of artistic work or hobby.
John Astin has a good perception and feeling of beauty and may have a talent for painting or drawing. John Astin has a magnetic charm and is refined and calm when he is with people. John has the ability to win people over by what he says and how he says it.
John Astin has a warm-hearted and cordial disposition and his feelings toward others are very deep and filled with love. John goes out of his way to be agreeable and should have little trouble getting ahead in life.
He is inclined to be somewhat gloomy, is easily offended, and he tries to suppress the jealousy he may feel. John Astin may have been brought up to sacrifice and forego a lot of things, making him a bit hard and unyielding in later life.
His love feelings and desires are easily aroused but he may find it difficult to sustain his romantic interest in relationships after the initial, exciting "chase and conquest". John Astin enjoys a dynamic partner with a strong independent streak, and he does not like things to become too peaceful or predictable in the love arena. John wants to see sparks fly once in awhile, even if it means instigating a fight.
Promoting beauty, the arts or entertainment can make John Astin very happy. John wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and he wants to be recognized for his beauty, artistic gifts or loving generosity. John Astin may be "married to" his work - namely he may be more involved in his career than in his private life. Astin is a natural host or diplomat.
John Astin experiences powerful, compelling emotional and sexual attractions, and he may feel that he has little choice or control over his desires. John Astin has an intense need for love and may be emotionally greedy or insatiable. His love relationships are passionate and often tumultuous and painful as well. Jealousy, power struggles or possessiveness can become areas of conflict in his relationships. On the positive side, John Astin can be unusually creative and bring about beneficial and healing changes in the lives of others, motivated by his deeply felt love.
John Astin has artistic interests and may be attracted to people who are artists, are connected with artistic endeavors or interested in art. He is very sociable and feel more at home in beautiful surroundings.
He is inclined to have sudden attachments to others and may fall in love quickly. John Astin warms up to people very rapidly, even if he sees them only once. In fact, John probably prefers a lot of changes in his relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aries
Moon in 10th house
Moon Sextile Jupiter
Moon aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Moon Square Saturn
Moon aspects Saturn and Uranus
Moon Conjunct Uranus
Moon Square Pluto
Moon Conjunct Sun/Venus
Moon Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Moon Conjunct Venus/MC
Moon Opposition Saturn/Pluto
Venus in Aries
Venus in 10th house
Venus Square Pluto
Venus Conjunct Sun/N. Node
Venus Conjunct Uranus/N. Node