challenges and difficulties
Vincent Cassel often has a sense of longing or homesickness for something he cannot name or specify, and he may sense both a great attraction toward, and fear of, mysticism and parapsychology.
Overcoming feelings of fear, guilt, anxiety, loneliness, or over sensitivity is an important task for Cassel.
Vincent may be plagued by fear of the unknown, of change, and/or of death. He strongly resists changes and transitions rather than greeting them with curiosity or a spirit of adventure, which makes them much harder for him.
On another level entirely, Vincent Cassel is very careful about joining forces, and especially his material resources, with others. Cassel wants to keep his own and other people's property and assets very distinct.
Vincent Cassel seesaws between playing it safe, and doing something unique and original, between self-control and letting loose, between being a responsible adult and a rebellious adolescent, between what Vincent has to or should do and what his spontaneous impulses tell him to do. All of this creates enormous inner tension as well as friction with people in his environment. Vincent Cassel may, for instance, bitterly resent government or authority figures who "crush his individuality", yet ignore his obligations and responsibilities, thus ensuring that they will pursue him. Learning to give each side its due is an ongoing challenge for Cassel.
Vincent Cassel feels that he must work very hard and struggle against tremendous odds that impede his chances of fulfilling his life's ambitions. Vincent may adopt a very hard, cynical, or nihilistic attitude that will only drag him down further. There are major problems with his father or figures of authority. Vincent Cassel may fail simply to spite "them", without realizing that he is primarily hurting himself. If he can overcome his feelings of loneliness, bitterness or isolation, and direct his energies toward constructive endeavors, Cassel can be immensely effective because of his tremendous tenacity and potential for achievement.
He is subject to rash decisions and impulsive actions that may have sudden, unexpected consequences and undesirable results. As he lacks the capacity to adapt, Vincent Cassel may encounter considerable tension in his relationships and is likely to have disputes or even violent fights with others.
He is not afraid of hard work and leaves no stone unturned in the pursuit of his objectives. Vincent Cassel has a strong desire to overcome any difficulties or obstacles in his way and will do this at all cost, even if it means having to use force.
Somewhat stubborn and self-willed, Vincent Cassel persists no matter what obstacles he has to overcome. He has great endurance and strength and he forces himself to work very hard. Vincent Cassel may be somewhat one-sided in the pursuit of his objectives.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Vincent Cassel 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 Vincent Cassel needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Vincent Cassel benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Vincent Cassel a sense of inner balance.
Vincent Cassel has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Vincent needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Cassel also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding himself in his daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
It is in his public life and career that Vincent Cassel is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The latter will impact Cassel's reputation and standing in his community or professional circle, as well as how Vincent Cassel achieves his important life goals and aspirations.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Vincent Cassel back, or which he is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Excessive thinking, rationalizing or talking, the overuse or misuse of Cassel's intellectual abilities and the tendency to allow his energy to be dissipated in trivial activities.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Pisces
Saturn in 8th house
Saturn Opposition Uranus
Saturn Opposition Pluto
Saturn Opposition Mars/Uranus
Saturn Opposition Mars/Pluto
Saturn Opposition Uranus/Pluto
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 10th house
N. Node Opposition Mercury