Even though he is emotionally intense and can be somewhat of a pressure cooker at times (as described on the previous page), Matt Savage is very grounded and stable at heart, as described in more detail below. His essentially sensible, practical nature enables Matt Savage to direct some of his powerful feelings and drives into productive channels.
He is a steadfast and patient soul, capable of tremendous devotion, dedication, endurance and constancy. The ability to follow through and stick with things is one of his greatest assets. Once Savage's course is set, he pursues it tenaciously until it is completed, stubbornly resisting any attempts to sway him from his purpose.
Matt Savage has a very practical nature; he wants to see concrete, tangible results for his efforts, and he is not one to concoct wild dreams that are unlikely to come into fruition. Most of his "wild dreams" have to do with material achievements, well-being and security, for he has a great love of the physical world and he wants to experience and enjoy it to the full. Though Matt Savage will work long and persistently, he also has a strong sensual and comfort-loving side, and he wants to enjoy what he has worked for. In fact, Savage can be enormously lazy at times and has a tendency to overindulge in good food and other earthly pleasures. Matt Savage also loves the beauty of the natural world and he probably prefers a serene country setting to an urban life style.
Basically, his needs are simple and he is easy to please. Matt Savage has a strong desire for security, stability and peace, and will rarely make changes unless he is forced to do so. He is not very demanding emotionally, though he does crave a great deal of physical closeness and affection. Because of his faithfulness, emotional steadfastness and gentle strength, others often depend upon Savage for support. Though he hates upheaval and sudden changes, Matt Savage usually maintains his poise and equanimity. Matt Savage also has an innate sense of harmony with nature, allowing things to grow and unfold in their own time and the patience to nurture something into being - be it a garden, a child, or a creative project. He makes an excellent parent, especially if he follows his instincts more often than "the experts".
Matthew has three major faults: one is his bullheaded obstinacy. The second is his unwillingness to deviate from his safe, predictable routine. And the third is Savage's tendency to always insist upon realism and undervalue the imaginative, speculative, and fanciful - in other words, Matt Savage lacks the ability to play with ideas and possibilities, and to open his mind to new horizons.
Matt Savage invests a tremendous amount of his creative energy into his relationships with others, particularly his marriage or other close partnerships. Matthew feels that he needs others in order to be all that he can be, and he is disinclined to solitary activities and endeavors.
Working with people on a one-to-one basis to bring about mutual understanding, harmony, and satisfaction is an area in which Matt Savage can really excel. Counseling or negotiating are talents of his.
He is often plagued by feelings of personal inadequacy, inhibitions and self-doubt. Matt Savage has a cautious, realistic attitude toward life and is highly responsible and disciplined with regard to his obligations and duties. Matt Savage tends to work and struggle more than necessary and to take himself too seriously.
Although he takes himself and his responsibilities seriously, there is also a part of Matt Savage that rebels against rules and restrictions and the need to contend with outside authority. Savage can feel torn between conforming to the rules or fulfilling his obligations, and breaking free of them. His wilder side will now be described.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Savage, and he does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how he is going to live his life. Matt Savage craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Matt Savage possesses inventive and creative genius.
While he is realistic and conscientious (or overly conscientious), as described above, Matt Savage also has an otherworldly, dreamy, or mystically-inclined side, as described below.
He is imaginative and sensitive to anything colorful, beautiful or magical. He is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits, music and mysticism. His spiritual values color Matthew's whole perspective and approach to life. He is idealistic and perhaps impractical.
He is infused with a sense of personal destiny or mission and can be extremely driven, obsessed and fanatical. Learning about power and how to use it effectively is definitely on his agenda. Matt Savage confronts abusive power, tyranny and dominating people who will teach him about power and eventually force Savage to claim his own.
His courage to face life seems to be a bit on the low side and Matt Savage is prone to worry a lot. Fear of his own inadequacies could distort his perspective and deplete his strength to go on in the direction he has chosen.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Scorpio and Sun in Taurus
Sun in Taurus
Sun in 7th house
Sun Square Saturn
Sun aspects Saturn and Uranus
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun aspects Saturn and Neptune
Sun Trine Neptune
Sun Opposition Pluto
Sun Opposition Saturn/MC