challenges and difficulties
Taylor 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. Robert Taylor 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 Robert Taylor feels that he does not have "enough" to make him feel secure, regardless of how much (money, insurance, etc.) he has!
His attitude toward religion, philosophy, and politics is very conservative and possibly narrow or rigid. On the one hand, Robert Taylor may believe in nothing that is speculative or intangible, requiring proof for any idea presented to him. Each idea is thoroughly and systematically examined. On the other hand, Robert may tenaciously cling to his grand philosophical or metaphysical beliefs and opinions, refusing to modify them or to be open and receptive to others' insights and perspectives.
His overall outlook on life is serious, and Robert Taylor may feel that life or God will punish him if he does not watch his step!
Robert Taylor tends to be somewhat gloomy and may feel that life is difficult and that his will is blocked in some way. Robert may find it hard to make decisions and to concentrate on his goals, which he may consider unworthy.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Robert Taylor 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 Robert Taylor needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Robert Taylor benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Robert Taylor a sense of inner balance.
Robert Taylor has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Robert needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Taylor also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding himself in his daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
It is in fostering a personal vision or philosophy of life, whether through religious or philosophical studies, education or the wisdom of distant lands or cultures that Robert Taylor is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Robert Taylor needs to cultivate the qualities described above in this endeavor. Long distance communication and involvement with foreigners is likely to be significant to Taylor.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Robert Taylor back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Robert Taylor tends to over-rely on luck or grace, living for tomorrow and gambling. Robert is overconfident and tends to overextend himself and take on more than is humanly possible. Robert is often dogmatic about his philosophy of life or religious beliefs.
He is somewhat restless and nervous, but enjoys communicating with people and is constantly confronting others with his new ideas. Robert has the ability to develop new relationships quickly and he can also be a stimulating force in group activities.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Taurus
Saturn in 9th house
Saturn Conjunct Mars/MC
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 9th house
N. Node Opposition Jupiter
N. Node Opposition Sun/Uranus