Behind Hauer's proud and rather self-centered demeanor (described in the previous chapter), he is a thoughtful person concerned with social issues. He is very sensitive to the ways in which economic, social and cultural issues affect individuals. In his own life, Rutger Hauer struggles to find ways to advance himself while also contributing something valuable to his community. Hauer must not be content with simply blaming society for his own problems or those of others, but rather become active in finding creative ways to solve these problems.
He is a freedom-loving, strong-willed and independent-minded individual, and he insists upon living his own life as he sees fit, even if it means ignoring convention and tradition. In personal relationships, Rutger Hauer cannot be owned or possessed, and while he is willing to share himself with another, he does not always adjust easily to the emotional give and take of close relationships. Though intellectually open, Hauer can be enormously stubborn, opinionated and inflexible on a one-to-one level. Rutger has strong convictions and feelings about fairness and equality, and he tries to abide by them; however, his ideals about how people "should" treat one another do not always take into account human weaknesses, differences and needs. Rutger Hauer probably dislikes sentimentality and traditional gender roles and "games".
He is fair, intelligent, objective and rational and he often let his head rule rather than his heart. Rutger Hauer seems rather self-sufficient and emotionally detached because he is capable of putting aside his personal feelings and viewing things dispassionately. But once Rutger makes up his mind on an issue, it is difficult to dissuade him, and he can be rather dogmatic.
Rutger Hauer thinks in broad terms and is concerned with the world beyond his own personal sphere - his town, nation, or even planet. He is likely to become involved in, or show a keen interest in, community endeavors, social organizations and groups of all kinds. He enjoys being part of a group endeavor, and he often assumes the role of organizing, managing or supervising group activities.
Forward-looking and progressive, he harbors great hopes for the future. Rutger Hauer stays current and up to date, and responds to contemporary cultural trends, both in terms of personal style and ideas. When young, Rutger Hauer was very influenced by peer pressure and by all the "latest crazes". Rutger has an experimental mind and is attracted to novelty.
His strong points include his concern for human welfare and social betterment, his sense of fairness and democratic spirit, and his vision. His faults are his stubbornness and inflexibility, and a tendency to be very obtuse and insensitive when it comes to personal feelings and human needs.
His energies are directed toward either honing his professional techniques, skills and abilities or "perfecting", refining, and improving himself as a person. Critical analysis and attention to minute detail are intrinsic in either process. Rutger Hauer is highly motivated to strive for a state of wholeness or optimal functioning and he is quite a perfectionist!
Hauer can easily become overly identified or involved with the task he performs, with his work, or with his own health and "growth process".
He is a positive, vital, energetic and active go-getter. He enjoys competition, and his initiative and self-confidence make Rutger Hauer a winner.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Hauer, and he does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how he is going to live his life. Rutger Hauer craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Rutger Hauer possesses inventive and creative genius.
Along with his energy and drive, Rutger Hauer has high ideals and an active fantasy life. There is a dreamer and an idealist in Hauer, as well as a doer and a fighter. Rutger wants to win but not at the expense of others, and this may be somewhat of a dilemma for him.
He is imaginative and sensitive to anything colorful, beautiful or magical. He is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits, music and mysticism. His spiritual values color Rutger's whole perspective and approach to life. He is idealistic and perhaps impractical.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Leo and Sun in Aquarius
Sun in Aquarius
Sun in 6th house
Sun Trine Mars
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun aspects Mars and Neptune
Sun Trine Neptune