He is very sensitive, cautious, and shy about showing others his feelings. Though he may love and care for someone a great deal, Richie Sambora rarely expresses his feelings openly and freely. Very often Sambora's love for someone is expressed by his wish to help him, do something tangible to benefit him or serve him in some way.
It is also difficult for him to receive warmth, affection or appreciation, for he often feels that he does not really deserve it or that "they do not really mean it". Sambora may therefore come across as rather cool and aloof - much more so than he feels.
A deeply ingrained critical attitude often makes Richie difficult to live with. Richie Sambora needs to learn to be gentler and less of a perfectionist with others and with himself.
He is likely to be a great collector of things - a real pack rat in fact - for his belongings give Richie Sambora a sense of security and continuity with the past, which is important to him. Antiques or things with sentimental value from Richie's past are especially dear to him.
Richie Sambora may also cling rather tightly to money and possessions, keeping them "in the family" rather than sharing freely with those outside of his immediate circle.
Generally sunny and optimistic, Richie Sambora has a cheering effect on those around him. Richie 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 ingredients for his emotional well-being.
His emotional life tends to be a bit strange and he is likely to fantasize a lot and to weave a web of illusions. Easily swayed by the needs of others, Richie Sambora must learn not to take on others problems and also guard against others deceiving him.
He is quietly devoted and faithful to his loved ones and often becomes subservient to his love partner. Richie Sambora is more comfortable showing his love by doing or making something for his loved one, or simply being there for her, rather than by making any romantic, soul-stirring declarations. He is timid about expressing too much sentiment or emotion. Richie Sambora also underestimates his attractiveness and lovability and doubts his own worthiness of love and appreciation.
For Richie Sambora, caring and affection must be expressed tangibly, and he loves giving and receiving gifts. Richie values luxury, comfort, and elegance very highly and appreciates beautiful things. He can be self-indulgent and extravagant. Being overly possessive of people he loves and of his belongings is something Richie Sambora needs to beware of.
Loyalty, fidelity and security are very important to Richie Sambora in love relationships. He is cautious about giving his heart away but true to the one who does win his love. His tastes are simple, even austere, and he does not appreciate frivolity. Sambora is interested in a person's character and inner qualities far more than in his or her appearance. Casual or superficial relationships do not interest Richie Sambora at all, for love seems to get deeper and richer and more satisfying for him with time.
Richie Sambora has a rich, colorful, dreamy imagination and a refined sense of beauty. Involvement in the arts, or with artistic, sensitive, or spiritually inclined people is very satisfying to him. In his friendships and romantic relationships, Sambora tends to be unselfish, giving, and forgiving. Richie Sambora might enjoy joining with others for charitable events or social service.
Richie has deep, compelling love feelings that seem irresistible and often irrational. His love relationships are very passionate and intense, and Sambora experiences both agony and ecstasy in love. Richie Sambora is always profoundly changed by his love experiences, though this change may stem from painful and difficult confrontations or separations. He is somewhat emotionally fanatic about things he cares about.
Richie Sambora thinks with both his mind and his heart and he has an unobtrusive, empathic intellect. Sambora relates to others in an affable, considerate and thoughtful way and always seem to find the right words at the right time.
Richie Sambora tends to be a bit self-centered and willful in love relationships, but also magnetic. His desire is always very strong and Sambora resents authority and likes to be different. Richie Sambora may also have artistic ambitions and always has many new ideas at his disposal.
He makes a good impression on others and tends to attract people who want to take care of him, which could cause Richie Sambora to become too dependent on others. Partnership is important to Sambora, and he is inclined to change his ways just for the sake of love relationships.
He is inclined to be rather quiet and humble and go about his business in a very modest way. Feeling sad frequently, Richie Sambora does not seem to have much interest in becoming involved in love relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Virgo
Moon in 2nd house
Moon Sextile Jupiter
Moon Conjunct Neptune/Asc.
Venus in Virgo
Venus in 2nd house
Venus Trine Saturn
Venus Sextile Neptune
Venus Conjunct Pluto
Venus Conjunct Moon/Mercury
Venus Conjunct Moon/Uranus
Venus Conjunct Moon/Asc.
Venus Opposition Saturn/MC