challenges and difficulties
Keith 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 Urban.
His attitude toward religion, philosophy, and politics is very conservative and possibly narrow or rigid. On the one hand, Keith Urban may believe in nothing that is speculative or intangible, requiring proof for any idea presented to him. Each idea is thoroughly and systematically examined. On the other hand, Keith may tenaciously cling to his grand philosophical or metaphysical beliefs and opinions, refusing to modify them or to be open and receptive to others' insights and perspectives.
His overall outlook on life is serious, and Keith Urban may feel that life or God will punish him if he does not watch his step!
Keith Urban tends to be emotionally shy, sensitive and awkward and may have difficulty expressing his true feelings, even when his affection is real. One of Urban's parents may have been too strict and unloving, and as a result, Keith may fear close relationships.
He is likely to find it hard to make decisions, looking forward to the future with great enthusiasm on the one hand, but afraid of misjudgments on the other. Never quite sure about anything, Keith Urban may periodically withdraw from situations and people.
Very cautious and reserved, Keith Urban may find it difficult to express himself. He is a bit inhibited around others and does not seem to derive much cooperation from them, which causes Keith to be disappointed.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Keith Urban 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 Keith Urban needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Seeking harmonious interpersonal relationships, cooperation, and togetherness, as well as the desire to please or appease other people, are drives that come very naturally to Keith Urban - so much so that he seeks them out at his own expense. When he is under stress, Urban tends to look outside himself for approval or answers, and he leans on others too much. Therefore, developing self-reliance, and the courage to look inwardly for answers and forge his own path through life is a key factor in his self-development.
Keith Urban is often tempted to be less than completely straightforward about his intentions or desires, and he can become enmeshed in a quagmire of "little white lies". Stark honesty - both inward and toward others - is the only way out! This, however, leads to the need to confront some of Urban's most deeply ingrained fears, such as "what if they do not like me?" and "what if I have to go through this alone?".
Keith Urban needs to cultivate his ability to be assertive, take initiative and act on his own behalf. Directness and self-reliance are imperative.
It is in fostering a personal vision or philosophy of life, whether through religious or philosophical studies, education or the wisdom of distant lands or cultures that Keith Urban is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Keith Urban needs to cultivate the qualities described above in this endeavor. Long distance communication and involvement with foreigners is likely to be significant to Urban.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Keith Urban back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Being excessively egocentric or proud, needing personal recognition and applause, wanting to be center stage all the time, needing to be important and special.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aries
Saturn in 9th house
Saturn Opposition Sun/Venus
Saturn Opposition Mercury/Jupiter
Saturn Opposition Mars/Asc.
N. Node in Aries
N. Node in 9th house
N. Node Opposition Sun