Nick Nolte responds very strongly to the emotional tone and atmosphere around him, and can be dominated by his fluctuating and unpredictable moods. Nolte often appears irrational to others because he cannot always explain the reason or source of his feelings. Anyone who lives with Nick Nolte must accept his ups and downs and appreciate Nick's need for times of withdrawal.
Nick Nolte is also very sympathetic and understands the unspoken feelings and needs of others. Nick Nolte takes slights and rebuffs very personally and though he may forgive a transgression by a friend or loved one, he never forgets it.
Nick Nolte 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 Nolte thinks he is being rational, his prejudices, intuitions and feelings influence his thoughts a great deal. Nick is comfortable talking about feelings and personal subjects, and sharing confidences, which enables others to express their own inner feelings with him as well. Nick Nolte has good psychological insight into others.
Generally sunny and optimistic, Nick Nolte has a cheering effect on those around him. Nick 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.
There is another side to Nick Nolte as well, a rather introverted, self-contained, even pessimistic side which tempers his good cheer and generosity, as discussed below.
He is dedicated to the people he cares about and conscientious about fulfilling his responsibilities, especially to family. Family solidarity and cohesiveness are very important to Nick Nolte; accordingly, so are the traditions, rituals, and memories that keep the bonds strong.
Nick Nolte is apt to do more than his fair share in the family and go the extra mile, but for the most part this is satisfying rather than burdensome to him.
His emotional excitability is very strong and Nolte tends to be high-strung and impatient. Nick Nolte knows what he wants to accomplish, he forges ahead and brooks no interference. Domineering and forceful, it is not easy for Nick Nolte to back down gracefully when he is confronted.
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. Nick Nolte values friendship very highly and in fact, he is more comfortable being a friend than a lover. Nick 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 Nolte, and he abhors jealousy and possessiveness since he feels that no person truly "belongs" to another. Nick Nolte appreciates relationships in which his love partner allows him plenty of freedom and is not very emotionally demanding.
Promoting beauty, the arts or entertainment can make Nick Nolte very happy. Nick wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and he wants to be recognized for his beauty, artistic gifts or loving generosity. Nick Nolte may be "married to" his work - namely he may be more involved in his career than in his private life. Nolte is a natural host or diplomat.
Sensitive and compassionate, Nolte tends to be the "giver" in any relationship. Nick has high ideals and a refined attitude towards love relationships, seeking to relate in ways that go beyond egotistical and selfish needs. Nick is attracted to people with artistic or mystical inclinations.
Intimate relationships are the arena in which Nick Nolte explores the depths he is capable of. He could fall intensely and fanatically in love and be obsessive, extraordinarily jealous or deeply involved with his partners. Nolte will experience both heaven and hell in his closest relationships. There is undoubtedly a peculiarly karmic, fated quality to these relationships, which - though difficult - will teach Nick Nolte things about himself and about love that he could not learn in any other way. Nolte will often enter relationships which he realizes - rationally - will be very difficult, yet he cannot resist them, nonetheless. Nick Nolte needs not to avoid berating himself for these "bad" choices; instead, he needs to learn what he can from them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Cancer
Moon in 3rd house
Moon Sextile Jupiter
Moon aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Moon Sextile Saturn
Moon Opposition Mars/MC
Venus in Aquarius
Venus in 10th house
Venus Trine Neptune
Venus Opposition Pluto