challenges and difficulties
Richard Starkey either overvalues or undervalues his possessions and assets. He can also go to extremes in dealing with bodily needs and desires, being either hedonistic or ascetic. Ringo Starr may deny himself sensual pleasure and enjoyment of the fruits of his labors. He may also be stingy and unable to give freely. Many times Ringo Starr feels that he does not have "enough" to make him feel secure, regardless of how much (money, insurance, etc.) he has!
Ringo Starr has a mature, disciplined, serious attitude toward life which colors everything he does. Caution and realism are his virtues though Ringo Starr limits himself at times by being too careful, shy, or fearful, and not believing in himself enough or being assertive when necessary. Others find Ringo Starr difficult to get to know intimately, as Richard Starkey tends to distance himself from them or to put forth a rather stern, "adult" face to the world.
His aspirations and dreams are always tempered by realism and practical considerations. Ringo Starr pursues his aims in a systematic, disciplined, and thorough manner, and he is willing to takes his time, advancing slowly and steadily on his way towards his goal.
Sometimes Ringo Starr underestimates what is possible, and holds himself back unnecessarily due to a lack of faith or an overly cautious attitude.
Somewhat shy, Ringo Starr finds it difficult to relate to people and tends to withdraw from others. Since it is hard for Ringo Starr to establish relationships, he would rather be by himself. Ringo Starr likes everything simple or plain and prefers a more humble and secluded life.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Ringo Starr 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 Ringo Starr needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Instinctively he is a fighter and an individualist who can stand alone when necessary. Very often, however, Ringo Starr stands alone when he does not need to, not realizing the support, assistance, and resources others may have to offer. Ringo Starr has a tendency to "reinvent the wheel" and to feel that he must be self-reliant and that only he can come up with the answers he needs. Implicit in this attitude is a kind of arrogance as well as a rather competitive approach, which - at its worst - can alienate him from others, or make Ringo Starr feel that "it is me against the world".
Social skills and graces and what Ringo Starr calls social "games" do not come naturally to him. Ringo Starr needs to learn how to share and join others, and how to negotiate and resolve conflict with others in a cooperative way.
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 Ringo Starr to recognize, appreciate, and listen to the people in his life who express such attributes, as well as to develop them himself. Ringo Starr has to put energy and attention into learning about others, and about himself through others.
Ringo Starr has a sympathetic understanding of other people and the ability to easily adapt himself to them. His emotional fulfillment is likely to come through his relationships with others and Richard Starkey will probably feel a soul-affinity with many of them.
Ringo Starr has a strong desire to share his opinions with others and is inclined to seek out people who have the same ideas that he has. He may enjoy studying and developing his intellectual interests with them.
Ringo Starr has a strong desire to acquire a leading position in his community. Although he is very capable of assuming leadership, Ringo Starr also has a tendency to impose his will upon others. But in spite of that, he is likely to be successful.
Ringo Starr has the power to influence people to his way of thinking and may forcefully try to obtain the leadership in his community. Others cannot help noticing him, and Ringo Starr will probably be the leader in any clubs or associations he may decide to join.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Taurus
Saturn in 1st house
Jupiter Conjunct Saturn
Saturn Conjunct Venus/Asc.
N. Node in Libra
N. Node in 7th house
N. Node Conjunct Moon/MC
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/MC
N. Node Conjunct Mars/MC
N. Node Conjunct Pluto/MC