In addition to Pete's strong personal loyalties and the devotion he feels for his nearest and dearest relations (as described on the previous page), Pete Doherty has great compassion and sensitivity toward people in all walks of life. Pete Doherty has a gift for understanding and appreciating a wide variety of art and life styles.
Moreover, Doherty should be careful not to be taken advantage of by others. His good heart and innocent, unsuspecting attitude can make Pete Doherty a victim of others' greed. If this happens, Pete needs to avoid becoming bitter and resentful about life, and instead, to allow his great compassion and sensitivity to blossom and shine, rather than be dimmed by a few mistakes.
At heart he is very gentle, impressionable and receptive - a dreamer. The world of his imagination, feelings, and intuition is as real to Pete Doherty as anything in the outer world, though he may have trouble verbalizing or interpreting his inner experiences in a way others can understand. Mystical, artistic, musical, emotional and imaginative, he has a rich inner life, though Doherty may seem rather unobtrusive and quiet outwardly. Pete Doherty usually keeps to himself.
Pete shows great sensitivity and empathy toward others and often senses things psychically or intuitively which prove to be correct. He is tolerant, forgiving and nonjudgmental, accepting people unconditionally regardless of their flaws, mistakes, or outward appearance. Pete has deep compassion for the suffering of any fellow creature and he often feels the pain of others as if it were his own. Pete Doherty sympathizes with the needy, the disadvantaged and the misfits of society. He is capable of giving selflessly, living a life of devoted and compassionate service to others, as a healer, physician, social worker or minister. However, Doherty tends to give indiscriminately, to let others take advantage of his kindness, and to encourage the weak to remain so by becoming dependent upon him. Pete has little sense of boundaries, or of knowing when to say "no". Moderation and self-discipline are not his strong points.
He is a lover and a peacemaker rather than a fighter, and he tries to avoid open conflict. Doherty will patiently ignore or "tune out" problems and hope they will go away by themselves, rather than confront them directly and Doherty tends to lack the positive, fighting spirit that is sometimes necessary to overcome challenges. He is fluid, open, nonresistant and somewhat passive. Pete Doherty does things in a subtle, often covert, manner.
His gifts may also lie in the realm of the creative, artistic, or musical, for he possesses great sensitivity, inspiration and limitless imagination. Pete Doherty has a strong affinity for beauty and love.
His faults include a tendency to be lazy and negligent, and to wallow in self-pity rather than take strong, definite action to change his life for the better. He also tends to become so detached from his immediate environment that he lives in a disorderly, chaotic sort of hodgepodge, though this probably bothers those around Doherty more than it bothers him.
His career, reputation, and public image are very important to Doherty. Pete Doherty has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy him; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Pete Doherty may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Doherty, and he does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how he is going to live his life. Pete Doherty craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Pete Doherty possesses inventive and creative genius.
Pete is extremely sensitive and imaginative, and he can get lost in his dreams, fantasies and visions. He is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits, as well as to the world of color, beauty, and emotion. Pete Doherty is also drawn to mysticism and he has deep spiritual aspirations and yearnings. Gentle and peace loving, Doherty may lack the will and competitive spirit needed to make his way in the world. He is often impractical and may seek to avoid or escape the harsh realities of life.
He is apt to be a fanatic in some way, and cannot go halfway in anything he does. His extremism may seem (and actually be) obsessive and somewhat blind. That is, Pete Doherty does not always consciously understand why he feels as driven or intense about a given course of action as he does. There is a strong element of fate or inevitability in Doherty's life. A significant death or loss in his close relationships is apt to profoundly influence Pete Doherty and shape important decisions in his life, and he may consciously seek out intense, life-or-death experiences as well.
Pete Doherty has a restless and somewhat nervous manner and he attracts attention through his initiative and originality. He is drawn to unusual friends and acquaintances, and because of his confidence may be regarded as a leader in his sphere.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Cancer and Sun in Pisces
Sun in Pisces
Sun in 10th house
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun Square Neptune
Sun Quincunx Pluto
Sun Opposition Uranus/Asc.