challenges and difficulties
Nicolas 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 Cage.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Nicolas Cage works very hard to ensure that his assets are solid. He may be very conservative, even stingy, with his money because he is afraid there will not be enough. He may turn this fear around and become very shrewd about investments and financial matters.
Nicolas Cage strives and struggles a great deal with his ideals or spiritual aspirations. He may go through periods of self-denial, asceticism, and in-depth study of religious philosophy and spiritual practices, or he may lose heart and become cynical about religious ideals; however, he can never quite divorce himself from his idealistic concerns.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Nicolas Cage 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 Nicolas Cage needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
When under stress, Nicolas Cage is apt to shut off the flow of his emotions and ignore his needs and feelings in order to do what he perceives as his duty or simply what the practical realities of the situation dictate. This can lead to a certain rigidity and inflexibility. If overdone, self-control, self-discipline, or an exaggerated concern over what society, family or others expect of him, makes life more of a burden than an adventure.
Fostering his tender, caring, feminine, and nurturing aspects is an important step in Nicolas Cage's growth. Nicolas Cage needs to learn how to nourish and lovingly tend to both himself and others. Letting himself be taken care of sometimes is okay!
It is in his marriage and other intimate, one-to-one relationships that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. He may see the qualities that he needs to develop more fully (described above) in his partner. It is important for Nicolas Cage to recognize, appreciate, and listen to the people in his life who express such attributes, as well as to develop them himself. Nicolas Cage has to put energy and attention into learning about others, and about himself through others.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Nicolas Cage back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Excessive thinking, rationalizing or talking, the overuse or misuse of Cage's intellectual abilities and the tendency to allow his energy to be dissipated in trivial activities.
Cage is a good team worker and has the ability to lead others. His relationships and associations with others tend to be harmonious and cooperative. Nicolas Cage may also have a very industrious family and he tends to be strongly tied to them.
Nicolas Cage has a very engaging manner in the company of others and his relationships with other people are likely to be harmonious. Some of his connections may prove to be helpful to Nicolas with his plans.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Aquarius
Saturn in 2nd house
Saturn Square Neptune
N. Node in Cancer
N. Node in 7th house
N. Node Opposition Mercury
N. Node Opposition Mars/Asc.
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter/MC