Tenderhearted and sympathetic to an unusual degree, Maurice Ravel has an understanding of other people's feelings and needs which borders on telepathy. Maurice Ravel is extremely compassionate and cannot bear to see any fellow creature - human or animal - suffer. Because of his kindness and nonjudgmental attitude, people suffering from pain or confusion are drawn to Ravel for help, which he readily gives. Sometimes Ravel's soft-heartedness is taken advantage of.
He is a gentle, poetic soul and has a great love and affinity for music. Because many of his feelings are vague and he cannot easily verbalize how he experiences life, music seems a natural language for Ravel. He is also extremely romantic and often "in love with love".
He is emotionally expressive and often dramatizes his feelings, acting them out or blowing them out of proportion. Maurice Ravel cannot hide his instinctive emotional reactions to people or situations, and he does not make any pretenses about his personal sympathies or antipathies.
Maurice Ravel has a childlike openness and playfulness which is very appealing to others, but which sometimes gets him into trouble, as Maurice takes risks on impulse or whim.
Maurice has very deep feelings and profound attachments to people he cares about. His relationships to his mother, sisters, daughters, and other females in his life are apt to be incredibly close and intense. Maurice Ravel may be easily manipulated too, when it comes to one of these important relationships, because he is so emotionally invested in it.
Maurice Ravel tends to be emotional inhibited when he is with others and therefore appear rather aloof. Although he may feel lonely, Maurice is inclined to flee from crowds of people and to give the impression of needing protection.
He is open and unconventional in his attitude towards love relationships, romance and sex. He enjoys socializing, bringing people together and having many friends of both sexes. Maurice Ravel values friendship very highly and in fact, he is more comfortable being a friend than a lover. Maurice desires an intellectual rapport or spiritual bond with his love partner, but deep intimacy and emotional bonding do not come easily to him. The traditional "husband" and "wife" roles do not appeal to Ravel, and he abhors jealousy and possessiveness since he feels that no person truly "belongs" to another. Maurice Ravel appreciates relationships in which his love partner allows him plenty of freedom and is not very emotionally demanding.
Beautiful, elegant, and harmonious surroundings are very important to Maurice Ravel, and he has an innate sense of style, design, and form. Socially, also, good form and politeness are important to Ravel and he instinctively avoids crudeness and dissonance.
He enjoys talking about love, relationships, art and the beautiful side of life. Maurice Ravel appreciates artistic people.
Maurice Ravel shares whatever he has freely and his friends know they can always count on Maurice's generosity and support - both emotional and material. His good-hearted acceptance and tolerance of others' foibles goes a long way toward maintaining harmony in his relationships. Maurice Ravel also has a lazy streak and sometimes avoids confronting difficult issues in relationships simply because it seems like too much trouble and too petty. Maurice likes to socialize and will use any excuse to celebrate with friends. He cannot tolerate being overly restricted by his love partner, and encourages his partner's freedom as well.
Maurice Ravel has a very romantic, idealistic vision of love relationships and may be disillusioned to discover that no real, flesh-and-blood human being ever quite lives up to his dream image of the "perfect love". Though Maurice frequently fantasizes about love and romance - he may avoid becoming intimately involved with anyone or making definite commitments. When it comes to love, Ravel can be evasive and dishonest with himself and others. Some of Ravel's love yearnings may be expressed through art, music or an involvement with mysticism.
He is romantic and amorous and has a well-developed sexual nature. Maurice expresses his feelings openly, but sometimes could feel hurt if people do not respond to him. Maurice Ravel also has a strong drive to express himself in artistic ways.
Maurice Ravel has a passionate nature and a strong expression of his sexuality. His creative energies also are strong and he may enjoy doing some creative work such as sculpturing, performing music or dancing.
His attitude could be a bit too optimistic, especially in regards to love relationships. Maurice Ravel loves to day-dream and may have many romantic and erotic imaginations that never materialize. He may have a flair for writing beautiful love poems.
Maurice Ravel tends to be somewhat hypocritical and artificial and may even fool himself at times. His desires are likely to be a bit unrealistic and he may tries to hide his deception from others as well as from himself.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Pisces
Moon in 5th house
Moon Sextile Pluto
Moon Conjunct Saturn/N. Node
Venus in Aquarius
Venus in 3rd house
Venus Square Jupiter
Venus Square Neptune
Venus Conjunct Sun/Mars
Venus Conjunct Moon/Mars
Venus Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune
Venus Conjunct Neptune/Asc.