Secretive and inclined to brooding silences, it is difficult for others to really know his inner core, for Rod Stewart only trusts and opens himself to a select few. Allowing himself to be vulnerable and to relinquish control in relationships is not easy for Stewart.
Rod has intense, passionate loves and hates and is a jealously loyal and protective friend - or a fearsome foe. Rod Stewart has a nasty habit of holding onto past hurts, resentments and guilt - and to keep such feelings to himself. It is important for Rod Stewart to learn to forgive and let go, as well as to express his feelings openly and directly, rather than hiding or repressing them.
He is not content with superficial appearances and is always probing beneath the surface of things for hidden motives. Rod Stewart has a great deal of emotional depth.
He is likely to be a great collector of things - a real pack rat in fact - for his belongings give Rod Stewart a sense of security and continuity with the past, which is important to him. Antiques or things with sentimental value from Rod's past are especially dear to him.
Rod Stewart 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, Rod Stewart has a cheering effect on those around him. Rod 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 feelings depend on the conditions in his environment and therefore Rod Stewart could be subject to moods. He is likely to have spiritual or life experiences that touch him deeply. Rod Stewart could also become involved in situations where others take advantage of him.
He is hot-tempered and tends to get annoyed and angered easily. Very competitive, Rod Stewart is always willing to take on any challenge. Tact and diplomacy are not of his strong points and Rod must learn to master his irritability and quarrelsomeness.
Tremendously softhearted and sympathetic, Rod Stewart gives very selflessly and devotedly to those he loves and often allows others to become overly dependent upon him. More compassionate than passionate, Rod Stewart may become romantically involved with a person because he or she expresses a need for love, rather than out of mutual pleasure or attraction.
He is drawn to sensitive, imaginative, gentle souls - poets, musicians, dreamers - or to someone Rod feels he can have a deep spiritual relationship with. Rod Stewart idealizes love and has a very beautiful, romantic vision of what love relationships can be.
A warm, loving, and comfortable home is very important to Rod Stewart and he invests a lot of his energy into beautifying, decorating, and creating a lovely home. Also, Rod shares his affection with the people in his family very generously and having close family relationships is a major priority for him. Being at home makes Stewart happy.
Rod Stewart has a great rapport with the opposite sex, and love relationships, romance, and passion are absolutely vital to his well-being. It is rare for Rod to go very long without an intimate companion. The physical component of relationships is also very important to Stewart. Artistic creations and projects are another way for Rod Stewart to channel his passion.
Loyalty, fidelity and security are very important to Rod Stewart 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. Stewart 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 Rod Stewart at all, for love seems to get deeper and richer and more satisfying for him with time.
When it comes to love relationships, Stewart is likely to feel pulled in several directions at once. In addition to his desire for depth and security in his relationships, Rod Stewart has an impulsive side and a need for a lot of variety and excitement, as discussed in the following paragraphs. These urges do not have to conflict, but they certainly can, especially if Rod acts on his spontaneous impulses without much consideration for their long-term effects on his personal life.
His love feelings are easily aroused and his romantic relationships begin with a sudden electric attraction, but they often end abruptly, and Stewart may be in and out of love relationships - especially in his younger years. Rod Stewart craves emotional excitement and needs to feel spontaneous and free, so he may avoid making firm personal commitments. Unusual or nontraditional forms of love and relationships appeal to Stewart, and he is attracted to unique, creative or unstable people.
It is absolutely essential for Rod Stewart not to deceive himself when it comes to love relationships, romance, or the true nature of other people. Rod tends to be in love with love, and can be incredibly naive and easily seduced. Confusion, disappointments, and regrettable mistakes in both emotional and financial matters may result. On the other hand, it is also possible that Rod Stewart will use his attractiveness or charm to deceive others. Clarity, directness, honesty, and realism regarding romantic relationships and people in general, need to be developed.
Rod Stewart tends to be a bit self-centered and willful in love relationships, but also magnetic. His desire is always very strong and Stewart resents authority and likes to be different. Rod Stewart may also have artistic ambitions and always has many new ideas at his disposal.
Rod has the ability to share the abundance of love he feels with many people. But there also is a very strong self-indulgent streak in Stewart, and he has to be careful not to eat or drink too much and feel bad as a result of it.
Others may get the impression that Rod Stewart considers personal relationships not very important, as he may pretend to have feelings for someone when he really does not. Rod Stewart would make a very good actor playing the part of a lover.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Scorpio
Moon in 2nd house
Moon Sextile Jupiter
Moon Conjunct Sun/Neptune
Moon Conjunct Mars/Asc.
Venus in Pisces
Venus in 4th house
Venus Sextile Mars
Venus Trine Saturn
Venus aspects Saturn and Uranus
Venus Square Uranus
Venus Quincunx Neptune
Venus Opposition Moon/Uranus
Venus Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
Venus Opposition Neptune/MC