challenges and difficulties
Richard Harris has a great capacity for self-denial in the pursuit of a long-range goal. Richard is capable of hard work and persistent labor, but he may lack joyfulness and the ability to play. Richard Harris often feels burdened by life's demands and responsibilities, and may envy those who seem to attract what they want in life without a great deal of personal effort.
There is a very judgmental, stern, and uncompromising side of Harris' which may inhibit him a great deal. Richard Harris must avoid becoming heavy and cynical, or becoming a rather callous, sophisticated adult whose practicality and realism squeeze out the playful, imaginative side of life.
His fears revolve around money and material security, and Richard Harris 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.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Richard Harris 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 Richard Harris needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Seeking harmonious interpersonal relationships, cooperation, and togetherness, as well as the desire to please or appease other people, are drives that come very naturally to Richard Harris - so much so that he seeks them out at his own expense. When he is under stress, Harris tends to look outside himself for approval or answers, and he leans on others too much. Therefore, developing self-reliance, and the courage to look inwardly for answers and forge his own path through life is a key factor in his self-development.
Richard Harris is often tempted to be less than completely straightforward about his intentions or desires, and he can become enmeshed in a quagmire of "little white lies". Stark honesty - both inward and toward others - is the only way out! This, however, leads to the need to confront some of Harris' most deeply ingrained fears, such as "what if they do not like me?" and "what if I have to go through this alone?".
Richard Harris needs to cultivate his ability to be assertive, take initiative and act on his own behalf. Directness and self-reliance are imperative.
The arena he is most likely to wrestle with these issues is in playful self-expression, games or sports, and creativity. Richard Harris should try to develop any artistic, expressive, creative potentials he feels he possesses, utilizing the qualities described above.
Harris cooperates with others in a vigorous and energetic way. His motto seems to be "one for all and all for one", and he feels strongly connected with others. In fact, Richard Harris looks upon other people as necessary for a worthwhile life.
He is very social and his relationships with others are very warm and expansive. It is essential for Richard's emotional welfare to be surrounded by people and he is an active member of groups or associations he belongs to.
He is highly emotional and tends to display his feelings in a theatrical way. Richard Harris seems to enjoy being somewhat eccentric and finds it difficult to adapt himself to others. Although he may seek emotional fulfillment, Richard does not do well in relationships and team work.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Capricorn
Saturn in 2nd house
N. Node in Aries
N. Node in 5th house
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Mars
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Jupiter
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Pluto