Richard Petty has frequent emotional outbursts due to his fiery temper and emotional impulsiveness. Petty expresses himself very directly and honestly and no one has to guess what his true feelings are. However, Richard Petty dislikes showing any personal weakness or his need for support, comfort and nurturing. He is often impatient with himself and others. Richard abhors emotional dependency and dislikes "complainers".
Richard Petty inspires others to take positive action in their lives through his own enthusiasm and eagerness to meet life's challenges, and he is attracted to people who are adventurous, courageous and independent. Richard is rather bossy but does not like to be with people that he can boss around too much. He enjoys a good fight sometimes. Relationships that are built on mutual respect and emotional freedom are ideal for Petty.
Richard Petty becomes very cross if he lacks vigorous physical activity. Petty feels his best if he frequently "does battle" on the tennis or racquetball court (or engages in another form of competitive sport).
Richard Petty may have traveled extensively in his early years, or something in his background may have enabled him to understand and identify with many different types of people or cultures.
Petty has a craving for things that are far away and foreign, or that he has never experienced before. Richard Petty wants to completely immerse himself in the feelings and tastes of a new place, rather than simply acquire facts or an intellectual appreciation. Emotionally as well Richard is restless and somewhat of a wanderer.
Richard Petty has a buoyant, cheerful disposition and he reaches out to others in a warm, open and friendly way. His emotional generosity and lack of pettiness is well known among his circle of friends, and people often seek Richard out for help, sympathy or advice. Richard Petty is always willing to overlook others' faults, and he sometimes overdoes his charitableness.
Richard has intense desires and feelings and his personal relationships are deeply emotional, passionate and often stormy and painful as well. Richard Petty has powerful magnetic relationships with those he cares about, and he could become emotionally obsessed by another person. His feelings can become so urgent and compelling that he behaves irrationally. Richard Petty undergoes periodic emotional upheavals and purging when he must break all ties with the past and begin anew.
His emotional tension could be quite strong and the pressure may seem unbearable at times. He may have a sudden desire to liberate himself from the stress and may release his tension towards women. Richard Petty could also feel lonely and depressed at times.
In love relationships, Richard Petty is steadfast and loyal, especially if he has a warm, demonstrative partner. He is very sensual in nature and craves plenty of touching and physical affection. Richard enjoys being pampered with a good meal, a loving massage or other sensual delights. He is a wonderful lover who is very attentive to the comfort and enjoyment of his loved one. Richard Petty responds intensely to beauty and physical appearance, and the physical attractiveness of his partner is very important to him.
Promoting beauty, the arts or entertainment can make Richard Petty very happy. Richard 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. Richard Petty may be "married to" his work - namely he may be more involved in his career than in his private life. Petty is a natural host or diplomat.
Richard Petty simply does not feel alive without vibrant, passionate love relationships in his life, and if his romantic urges are frustrated or if his intimate relationships become too tame or mellow, Richard Petty will do something to stir up the flames. Richard Petty relates naturally to fighting, competition, tumultuous conflict, and fiery lovemaking. He may be more selfish and demanding than he realizes.
Richard Petty appreciates beautiful surroundings and congenial company, and though he enjoys helping people, Richard Petty will rarely put himself out too much in the process. He is good-humored and generous at heart but inclined to be lazy.
His romantic relationships tend to be deep, intense, passionate and highly emotional. It is "all or nothing" with him. Oftentimes Richard Petty is irresistibly attracted to someone and feels that he has very little choice or control over his powerful feelings.
He may well be highly magnetic and sexually attractive himself. Richard Petty should beware of using this power to manipulate people, for he could gain the reputation of being a "user".
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aries
Moon in 9th house
Moon Square Jupiter
Moon Square Pluto
Moon Conjunct Saturn/Uranus
Venus in Taurus
Venus in 10th house
Venus Opposition Mars
Venus Trine Jupiter
Venus Sextile Pluto