challenges and difficulties
He is very self-conscious and has a great need for ego-affirmation and praise. Expressing himself freely and openly is not easy for Assagioli. Roberto Assagioli tends to work hard at playing and "having fun", rather than being light-hearted and spontaneous. Developing self-love and self-acceptance regardless of his "performance" is an important task for Roberto.
He is serious-minded and may have difficulty making light social conversation or participating in friendly, personal interchanges.
Roberto Assagioli tries to be strictly accurate and he is critical of people who exaggerate or talk on subjects they really know little about. Assagioli withholds his thoughts and opinions until he has thought everything through quite thoroughly, and sometimes Roberto's silence discomforts others.
His mental concentration is very good but his breadth of understanding may not be.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Roberto Assagioli 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 Roberto Assagioli needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Roberto Assagioli's path lies in his development as an individual, the discovery of his own strengths and joys, the capacity to express his uniqueness and to stand out in a crowd. This involves becoming a leader, even though Assagioli's instinct is actually to be "one of the Indians" rather than the "chief". When under stress Roberto Assagioli is apt to seek safety in numbers, to go along with the group. Also, he may believe that striving to do his personal best and to excel is wrong or selfish, but Roberto should let go of this notion. Finding his own center and doing what gives him delight and energy is the most worthwhile contribution Roberto Assagioli can offer the world at large.
It is in his way of thinking, processing information and communicating that Roberto Assagioli is most likely to wrestle with these issues. In Assagioli's relationships with neighbors, colleagues, and acquaintances, he needs to try to bring out the qualities described above.
Assagioli constantly seems to be under tremendous pressure and he wants to achieve record performances. Having a strong desire to accomplish immense tasks in team-work with others, Roberto Assagioli has a tendency to demand too much of other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Leo
Saturn in 3rd house
N. Node in Leo
N. Node in 3rd house
N. Node Conjunct Uranus/Pluto