He is not easily moved by emotional displays and can be curiously detached from his own emotions and those of others. It is almost as if he could turn his feelings on and off at will; Ryan should be careful not to leave the switch "off" too often, for he could easily become too impersonal. Family relationships and attachments are not as important to him as they are to most people and O'Neal often considers his friends closer to him than his blood relatives. Certainly, O'Neal's sympathy and concern extends much beyond his immediate family. In his personal relationships, Ryan O'Neal insists upon a certain amount of independence and the freedom to pursue friendships with as many people, of both sexes, as he chooses. Ryan does not appreciate a jealous, possessive partner.
Ryan O'Neal feels comfortable in an atmosphere that is open and experimental, and he has little taste for convention and tradition.
Ryan O'Neal may have traveled extensively in his early years, or something in his background may have enabled him to understand and identify with many different types of people or cultures.
O'Neal has a craving for things that are far away and foreign, or that he has never experienced before. Ryan O'Neal wants to completely immerse himself in the feelings and tastes of a new place, rather than simply acquire facts or an intellectual appreciation. Emotionally as well Ryan is restless and somewhat of a wanderer.
Ryan O'Neal has a buoyant, cheerful disposition and he reaches out to others in a warm, open and friendly way. His emotional generosity and lack of pettiness is well known among his circle of friends, and people often seek Ryan out for help, sympathy or advice. Ryan O'Neal is always willing to overlook others' faults, and he sometimes overdoes his charitableness.
Ryan O'Neal craves excitement, change and discovery, and cannot tolerate a routine or lifestyle that offers little in the way of surprise or challenge. Excitable, spontaneous and enthusiastic about anything new, he may be perceived by others as being too impulsive, especially in personal relationships. It is not easy for Ryan O'Neal to make or keep commitments, since he does not know how he will be feeling from one day to the next. Emotional freedom is very important to O'Neal. His domestic life may be very unstable - but O'Neal likes it that way.
Highly sensitive and rather easily taken in, Ryan O'Neal needs to beware of deceiving himself and allowing others to take advantage of his impressionability or gentleness. Daydreaming, fantasizing or other forms of imaginative, escapist behavior (such as watching television excessively or living his life through romance novels) could be something of an addiction for O'Neal. Ryan O'Neal tends to confuse images with reality and needs to learn to be more circumspect and discriminating. Disenchantment with women and close relationships could ensue as a result.
In love relationships, Ryan O'Neal is steadfast and loyal, especially if he has a warm, demonstrative partner. He is very sensual in nature and craves plenty of touching and physical affection. Ryan enjoys being pampered with a good meal, a loving massage or other sensual delights. He is a wonderful lover who is very attentive to the comfort and enjoyment of his loved one. Ryan O'Neal responds intensely to beauty and physical appearance, and the physical attractiveness of his partner is very important to him.
O'Neal is a very sociable, congenial person and he wilts very quickly without relationships with good friends and people to share good times with. Ryan O'Neal thoroughly enjoys working with others on group projects or community activities. He is quite happy when he is a part of a club, support group or team of some sort.
Ryan O'Neal experiences powerful, compelling emotional and sexual attractions, and he may feel that he has little choice or control over his desires. Ryan O'Neal has an intense need for love and may be emotionally greedy or insatiable. His love relationships are passionate and often tumultuous and painful as well. Jealousy, power struggles or possessiveness can become areas of conflict in his relationships. On the positive side, Ryan O'Neal can be unusually creative and bring about beneficial and healing changes in the lives of others, motivated by his deeply felt love.
Chronically discontented, he is likely to be somewhat unstable in matters of love relationships and affection. Ryan O'Neal tends to be on the defensive and fear rejection and lack of acceptance. Ryan has to learn to overcome his fears and general shyness with people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aquarius
Moon in 9th house
Moon Square Jupiter
Moon Square Uranus
Moon Quincunx Neptune
Venus in Taurus
Venus in 11th house
Venus Square Pluto
Venus Conjunct Mercury/Saturn