challenges and difficulties
Michael has an innate distrust of groups and/or a cynical attitude toward society that may leave him feeling out of step and unable to participate in activities with his peers. Overcoming a sense of aloofness and alienation from others is an important task for Caine.
His attitude toward religion, philosophy, and politics is very conservative and possibly narrow or rigid. On the one hand, Michael Caine 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, Michael 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 Michael Caine may feel that life or God will punish him if he does not watch his step!
He is not afraid of hard work and leaves no stone unturned in the pursuit of his objectives. Michael Caine has a strong desire to overcome any difficulties or obstacles in his way and will do this at all cost, even if it means having to use force.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Michael Caine 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 Michael Caine needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Cultivating the qualities of empathy, gentleness, and compassion will help counterbalance Caine's deeply ingrained perfectionism and critical nature. When under stress, he is apt to try to rigorously analyze and focus on what needs to be corrected or improved, and he can easily become problem-oriented and lose sight of the big picture.
Michael Caine has to learn to relax and surrender to the flow of events without having to figure everything out all the time. He should let his feelings and intuitions flow more freely, be more flexible and fluid, use his imagination and let his dreams emerge!
It is in his public life and career that Michael Caine is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The latter will impact Caine's reputation and standing in his community or professional circle, as well as how Michael Caine achieves his important life goals and aspirations.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Michael Caine back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
The need to be first all of the time and demonstrate an aggressive or bossy attitude, impatience or irritability; an over-eagerness to use force or violence to gain advantage and the tendency to resort to fighting or using confrontation too quickly.
Escapism through fantasy, intoxicants, or passive, vicarious activities (television, movies, etc.), waiting for a miracle instead of taking constructive steps to help himself, aimlessness or an inability to make and keep commitments, and self deception regarding other people. Michael has a tendency to be a martyr.
The following are specific activities that will support Michael Caine in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Caine, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
He needs to give and receive affection, love and pleasure (primarily with the qualities described previously). Michael Caine has to learn to respond to, appreciate and create beauty, art, harmonious surroundings and relationships. He needs to be aware of aesthetics and to do things in a gracious, pleasing manner. Michael Caine has to start enjoying life, nurturing friendships and cultivating his ability to love and to receive love.
Michael Caine tends to pick his friends and associates very carefully and is always on the lookout for responsible and congenial people. This enables Michael Caine to feel secure with his colleagues and enjoy good relationships with them.
He is highly emotional and tends to display his feelings in a theatrical way. Michael Caine seems to enjoy being somewhat eccentric and finds it difficult to adapt himself to others. Although he may seek emotional fulfillment, Michael does not do well in relationships and teamwork surroundings.
His relationships with others may be rather unstable and unreliable. With a somewhat negative attitude and weak will, Michael Caine avoids opposition and escapes his responsibilities. In his relationships he is likely to choose people who are asocial.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aquarius
Saturn in 9th house
Saturn Opposition Mars/Pluto
N. Node in Pisces
N. Node in 10th house
N. Node Opposition Mars
N. Node Opposition Neptune
N. Node Conjunct Venus
N. Node Conjunct Sun/MC
N. Node Opposition Moon/Pluto
N. Node Opposition Mars/Neptune