challenges and difficulties
Jon has difficulty asserting his will and desires directly and openly. He may also suppress his anger and aggressiveness. Developing self-confidence, courage, and faith in himself are important tasks for Voight.
Jon Voight has a mature, disciplined, serious attitude toward life which colors everything he does. Caution and realism are his virtues though Jon limits himself at times by being too careful, shy, or fearful, and not believing in himself enough or being assertive when necessary. Others find Jon Voight difficult to get to know intimately, as Voight tends to distance himself from them or to put forth a rather stern, "adult" face to the world.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Jon Voight 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 Jon Voight needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
He is capable of withstanding outside influences and remaining constant and steady on his path, but when under stress Jon Voight becomes downright obstinate and implacable, resisting any change no matter how necessary or desirable the change may be. Tenaciously trying to preserve the status quo and hold on to what he has, he is apt to ignore the subtle signals he receives about needing to do something differently, which often leads to a crisis.
Jon Voight needs to learn the limits of his ability to control life, and to accept and even embrace change and loss of the familiar, in order to allow for new life and growth. "Letting go" is a major life lesson for him. Voight also needs to develop a balanced attitude toward his appetites and desires, as Jon Voight tends to overindulge and/or deny himself excessively.
It is in his marriage and other intimate, one-to-one relationships that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. He may see the qualities that he needs to develop more fully (described above) in his partner. It is important for Jon Voight to recognize, appreciate, and listen to the people in his life who express such attributes, as well as to develop them himself. Jon Voight has to put energy and attention into learning about others, and about himself through others.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Jon Voight back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Going to extremes, willful rebelliousness and an instinctive anti-authoritarian attitude. Jon Voight seeks constant (and often purposeless) movement or change, involvement with unreliable people, and individual freedom at any cost.
The following are specific activities that will support Jon Voight in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Voight, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Jon Voight should become a warrior and cultivate a positive, victorious, active approach to life and to any problems he faces. It is in Voight's best interest to act on his own behalf instead of stalling, waiting or hoping someone else will do it for him. Jon Voight needs to assert himself 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. Jon needs to foster a healthy fighting spirit, pick himself up, and go! He also should learn to appreciate conflict and confrontation as a means to grow.
Jon Voight tends to feel inferior and his attitude in the presence of others could be a bit negative or weak. He is inclined to shy away from groups and would be a rather quiet and passive member of an organization or association.
Jon Voight tends to have far-reaching associations and has a strong desire to be involved with people of high society. He is likely to achieve great success through joint ventures with others and could do well in some political activity.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aries
Saturn in 1st house
N. Node in Scorpio
N. Node in 7th house
N. Node Opposition Uranus
N. Node Conjunct Mars
N. Node Conjunct Sun/Neptune
N. Node Opposition Jupiter/Pluto