Even-tempered and peace loving, he is not easily ruffled and is rarely given to emotional displays. Maxim Gorky has a calming effect on more high-strung or volatile people, and an emotional steadiness that others find soothing. Though gentle and not easily provoked, Gorky is tremendously stubborn and resists any change that requires an emotional adjustment, such as changes in his home life or marriage.
Maxim Gorky seeks security and loyalty in love relationships, is extremely devoted to his loved ones and provides a warm, nurturing atmosphere for them. However, Gorky tends to cling to others and prevent them from changing.
A great deal of physical affection, closeness and touching is crucial to Maxim's well-being, and he has a tendency to overindulge in sensual comforts and pleasures. At times Maxim Gorky substitutes food for emotional comfort and love.
Maxim Gorky often makes decisions solely for emotional or personal reasons, because something "feels right" or because he has always done it a certain way and is uncomfortable acting otherwise. Even when Gorky thinks he is being rational, his prejudices, intuitions and feelings influence his thoughts a great deal. Maxim is comfortable talking about feelings and personal subjects, and sharing confidences, which enables others to express their own inner feelings with him as well. Maxim Gorky has good psychological insight into others.
No matter how he appears on the surface, Maxim Gorky has a very soft heart and others can always appeal to Maxim's sympathetic, affectionate side. He especially cares about the needs of children, mothers and families, and he wants a love partner who values marriage, home and family as much as he does. Gorky is profoundly offended by unkindness or harshness.
Generally sunny and optimistic, Maxim Gorky has a cheering effect on those around him. Maxim likes and needs people, and others genuinely like him too. He enjoys a wide circle of friends who are like family to him. Entertaining, partying, social activities, and fellowship are essential to his emotional well-being.
Emotionally excitable, Gorky tends to act impulsively and make rash decisions without thinking of the consequences. Others may see Maxim as an eccentric, somewhat selfish and unpredictable. Maxim Gorky seems to attract sudden upsetting experiences.
In love relationships, Maxim Gorky is steadfast and loyal, especially if he has a warm, demonstrative partner. He is very sensual in nature and craves plenty of touching and physical affection. Maxim enjoys being pampered with a good meal, a loving massage or other sensual delights. He is a wonderful lover who is very attentive to the comfort and enjoyment of his loved one. Maxim Gorky responds intensely to beauty and physical appearance, and the physical attractiveness of his partner is very important to him.
Beautiful, elegant and harmonious surroundings are very important to Maxim Gorky, and he has an innate sense of style, design and form. Socially as well good form and politeness are important to Gorky and he instinctively avoids crudeness and dissonance.
He enjoys talking about love, relationships, art and the beautiful side of life. Maxim Gorky appreciates artistic people.
Maxim Gorky has a great rapport with the opposite sex, and love relationships, romance, and passion are absolutely vital to his well being. It is rare for Maxim to go very long without an intimate companion. The physical component of relationships is also very important to Gorky. Artistic creations and projects are another way for Maxim Gorky to channel his passion.
Maxim has deep, compelling love feelings that seem irresistible and often irrational. His love relationships are very passionate and intense, and Gorky experiences both agony and ecstasy in love. Maxim Gorky is always profoundly changed by his love experiences, though this change may stem from painful and difficult confrontations or separations. He is somewhat emotionally fanatic about things he cares about.
His feelings are very powerful and Maxim Gorky expresses them vividly. His romantic relationships are likely to be very passionate and deep. Maxim Gorky has a tendency to go to extremes in love relationships and may be driven by inner compulsion rather than rational thinking.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Taurus
Moon in 3rd house
Moon Conjunct Venus
Moon Sextile Jupiter
Moon Conjunct Sun/Uranus
Venus in Taurus
Venus in 3rd house
Venus Sextile Mars
Venus Conjunct Pluto
Venus Conjunct Moon/Pluto