Though he may appear breezy and impersonal at times (as mentioned in the previous chapter), the personal, human dimension of life is really very important to him and close to his heart.
Harmony and balance are his keynotes. Matt Damon instinctively understands the need to accommodate other people's interests and desires, and he is always fair and willing to meet the other person half way. Tactful, diplomatic, and with considerable social awareness, Matt does all he can to avoid conflict and discord. He expresses a spirit of cooperation and compromise and often achieves through charm and discretion what would have been impossible to achieve by a direct, forceful approach.
Getting along with others and pleasing them may be too much of importance to him, for Damon can be too dependent on others' approval and opinions to make his own decisions. Damon will rarely act without getting the counsel and feedback of other people. He prefers sharing and doing things together rather than on his own. Being alone feels very unnatural to Matt Damon, and he has a strong need for a partner and intimate one-to-one relationships.
Matt Damon invests a great deal of his energy in personal love relationships and he is very idealistic and romantic about marriage. Matt Damon seeks a partner who is his equal intellectually, and who is capable of a mental relationship as well as a physical and emotional one. He makes a thoughtful, considerate friend or lover, and he enjoys the traditional symbols of love - courtship, flowers, etc. Relationships are like an art to Damon, one that requires time, attention, and creative effort. Matt Damon appreciates a partner who is subtle and polished, never coarse or dull or blunt.
Fairness and equality, both in his personal relationships and in the world, are extremely important to him. If Matt Damon fights about anything, it is often about something he feels is unfair and unbalanced. Balance is very important to Matt and he believes in moderation in all things, avoiding fanaticism and extremism of any sort.
Matt Damon also has a strong need for beautiful, harmonious surroundings and a natural sense of artistic style and grace, which is reflected in the way Damon dresses, furnishes and arranges his home and workspace. Everything must be aesthetically pleasing and appropriate. Either working with people as a counselor, advisor, consultant, or negotiator - or in an artistic field such as design or photography, would be fulfilling to him.
Matt Damon craves intense experiences and is attracted to aspects of life that are strange, unfathomable, or taboo. He may hide his interests or inclinations, except from those who know Matt very intimately. Matt Damon is rarely content with himself and his life, and he has an inner urge to be continually going farther or deeper than him ever have before. Matt has also a strong interest in social power and the role that money and economics play in people's lives.
Innovative, original, unorthodox, and unconventional, he identifies with the role of rebel, reformer, or iconoclast. Matt Damon insists upon a great deal of personal freedom and does not easily adapt himself to others' needs and wishes. Matt needs a lifestyle that allows him to be spontaneous. Often he feels that he is somehow different from other people and outside the mainstream of society.
Matt Damon feels physically strong and fit and has a healthy sex-life. His actions are governed by a strong sense of honor and integrity. Damon is ambitious with a talent for organizing and a strong desire to succeed, insuring by that his professional success.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Aquarius and Sun in Libra
Sun in Libra
Sun in 8th house
Sun Conjunct Uranus
Sun Conjunct Mars/Jupiter