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 Grace. Topher Grace 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 Topher.
Grace is generally not a "joiner" and he does not feel comfortable in clubs, organizations or other groups of people that are centered on some common ideal or interest. If Topher Grace does participate in a group, he may find the rules and procedures restrictive - or he may simply feel that he does not fit in with the others.
Being alone or with older, more experienced people suits Topher Grace better than being with groups of his own peers.
Grace works quietly to get ahead, but may have to work harder than others to gain recognition for his efforts. Reserved and shy, Topher Grace tends to build a wall between himself and others and he seems to be more receptive to older and mature people.
Topher Grace tends to have inner conflicts between his responsibilities and what he would like to do. Grace may weigh his duties favorably against his desires, making it very difficult for him to be truly happy.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Topher Grace 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 Topher Grace needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
His natural instinct, especially when under stress, is to passively go along with whatever is easiest, refrain from clearly analyzing or assessing his situation and perhaps even try to escape from seeing his situation clearly by indulging in fantasies, intoxicants, and the like. Dreaminess and impracticality, being unfocused and undefined (at least in certain areas) are ways Topher Grace copes with stress. Topher Grace also has trouble setting limits and saying no.
His development path lies in cultivating discrimination and clarity, becoming more precise, and developing technical and practical skills that will enable Topher Grace to function more efficiently in the world. Finding a way to be of practical service is also important.
It is deep within himself, as Topher Grace faces his own demons, fears, and struggles - those aspects of life that are not easily or readily shared, those parts of his life that Topher Grace keeps hidden from public view where he is most likely to wrestle with these issues.
The qualities described above can also be beneficially channeled into some sort of charitable work, altruistic service or ministering to people in need.
Grace cooperates with others in a vigorous and energetic way. His motto seems to be "one for all and all for one", and he feels strongly connected with others. In fact, Topher Grace looks upon other people as necessary for a worthwhile life.
Grace co-operate well with others and has the ability to give and receive stimulating suggestions. Topher Grace is always receptive to new ideas and ready for spontaneous group efforts. He seems to have an instant recall of things and is likely to act just as quickly.
Topher Grace has a strong desire to break records and set an example for others through his own achievements. Topher tends to spur others on to improve results and his relationships with others is for the purpose of bettering conditions.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Leo
Saturn in 11th house
Saturn Conjunct Sun/Asc.
Saturn Conjunct Moon/Jupiter
N. Node in Virgo
N. Node in 12th house
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Mars
N. Node Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
N. Node Conjunct Mars/Pluto