Although Valerie Bertinelli is quite proud and likes to show off and impress other people with her accomplishments and appearance (as described on the previous page) - she is really quite practical, solid, and down to earth (as discussed below). Because of this, she is likely to actually earn the right to be admired - that is, to have actually done something to be proud of.
She is a steadfast and patient soul, capable of tremendous devotion, dedication, endurance and constancy. The ability to follow through and stick with things is one of her greatest assets. Once Bertinelli's course is set, she pursues it tenaciously until it is completed, stubbornly resisting any attempts to sway her from her purpose.
Valerie Bertinelli has a very practical nature; she wants to see concrete, tangible results for her efforts, and she is not one to concoct wild dreams that are unlikely to come into fruition. Most of her "wild dreams" have to do with material achievements, well-being and security, for she has a great love of the physical world and she wants to experience and enjoy it to the full. Though Valerie Bertinelli will work long and persistently, she also has a strong sensual and comfort-loving side, and she wants to enjoy what she has worked for. In fact, Bertinelli can be enormously lazy at times and has a tendency to overindulge in good food and other earthly pleasures. Valerie Bertinelli also loves the beauty of the natural world and she probably prefers a serene country setting to an urban life style.
Basically, her needs are simple and she is easy to please. Valerie Bertinelli has a strong desire for security, stability and peace, and will rarely make changes unless she is forced to do so. She is not very demanding emotionally, though she does crave a great deal of physical closeness and affection. Because of her faithfulness, emotional steadfastness and gentle strength, others often depend upon Bertinelli for support. Though she hates upheaval and sudden changes, Valerie Bertinelli usually maintains her poise and equanimity. Valerie Bertinelli also has an innate sense of harmony with nature, allowing things to grow and unfold in their own time and the patience to nurture something into being - be it a garden, a child, or a creative project. She makes an excellent parent, especially if she follows her instincts more often than "the experts".
Valerie has three major faults: one is her bullheaded obstinacy. The second is her unwillingness to deviate from her safe, predictable routine. And the third is Bertinelli's tendency to always insist upon realism and undervalue the imaginative, speculative, and fanciful - in other words, Valerie Bertinelli lacks the ability to play with ideas and possibilities, and to open her mind to new horizons.
Her career, reputation, and public image are very important to Bertinelli. Valerie Bertinelli has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy her; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Valerie Bertinelli may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Valerie has lofty aspirations but does not struggle or labor to achieve them. Her self-confidence and inner harmony attract success and benefit her in an almost magical way. Her optimism and cheerful generosity also win Bertinelli many allies and successes in life.
Valerie Bertinelli is extremely sensitive, compassionate and giving, often to her own detriment. Her ideals and spiritual values motivate Valerie Bertinelli, and she cannot live for personal gain or materialistic concerns alone. There must be an element of beauty, magic, imagination, inspiration or creativity in what she does. Otherwise Valerie Bertinelli becomes listless and aimless. The arts, theater, music and/or charitable work are ideally suited to Valerie.
Valerie Bertinelli deeply believes in her own power and her ability to survive any change and emerge victorious from any difficulty. Valerie has tremendous inner resources and strength. Intense, strong willed, and zealous, she pursues her desires and goals with complete dedication and singleness of purpose, and she may be somewhat compulsive and even fanatical at times. Valerie likes to live intensely and has no respect for people who are weak or avoid confronting life and their own destiny.
Bertinelli is capable of extraordinary physical or mental efforts to gain success and achieve something that will bring her recognition and respect. Valerie Bertinelli has a strong need for authority and power over others and is likely to perform better in a leading position.
Bertinelli tends to be in a constant state of tension and seems to look for avenues to test her strength. Valerie Bertinelli uses all the energy at her disposal in order to succeed. Somewhat rebellious and inflexible, Valerie fights any opposition or resistance she meets.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Leo and Sun in Taurus
Sun in Taurus
Sun in 10th house
Sun Trine Jupiter
Sun Opposition Neptune
Sun Trine Pluto
Sun Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
Sun Opposition Saturn/Uranus