Even-tempered and peace loving, he is not easily ruffled and is rarely given to emotional displays. Walter Matthau has a calming effect on more high-strung or volatile people, and an emotional steadiness that others find soothing. Though gentle and not easily provoked, Matthau is tremendously stubborn and resists any change that requires an emotional adjustment, such as changes in his home life or marriage.
Walter Matthau seeks security and loyalty in love relationships, is extremely devoted to his loved ones and provides a warm, nurturing atmosphere for them. However, Matthau tends to cling to others and prevent them from changing.
A great deal of physical affection, closeness and touching is crucial to Walter's well-being, and he has a tendency to overindulge in sensual comforts and pleasures. At times Walter Matthau substitutes food for emotional comfort and love.
Walter Matthau has a sympathetic nature and instinctively reaches out to people in need of help. Matthau also has a deeply ingrained tendency to want to improve or "fix" other people's lives, which can be annoying to the person who has no desire to be changed or "helped" in this way. For Walter, affection and caring must be expressed in tangible acts or service of some kind.
Walter has an affectionate, warm-hearted, congenial and fun loving nature, and his emotional impulses are quite strong. Forming relationships with others is important to Walter Matthau and he may have an early desire for marriage.
He is very impressionable and extremely sensitive to his surroundings. Walter may be especially sensitive to noise as well as bright lights and sunshine. Walter Matthau may also want to learn about the deeper dimensions of life, the occult or mystical things.
In love relationships, Walter Matthau desires a deep, intense and passionate union with his beloved and forms very strong emotional bonds and attachments. Walter "marries" the person he loves at a very deep emotional level, and is often extremely possessive and jealous of anyone who may pose a threat to that union. Matthau can be very demanding of his love partner. Walter Matthau tends to be somewhat suspicious of his partner's relationships, even if they are merely platonic. If he is ever betrayed, Walter Matthau is capable of hating with as much force and intensity as he once loved. He is attracted to people who have an aura of mystery about them.
Matthau is a very sociable, congenial person and he wilts very quickly without relationships with good friends and people to share good times with. Walter Matthau 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.
He is open and progressive in his attitude towards love relationships and romance, and spontaneous and free in the way he expresses his love. Walter Matthau is always willing to experiment and try anything new that his partner suggests, and he enjoys being surprised. A relationship in which both Walter and his partner have a good deal of freedom and independence will hold Matthau's interest much more than a safe, predictable one.
It may be hard for Walter Matthau to love someone and to express his love for them. There seems to be a wall built up between him and others and he seems very cool to them. His disposition is very reserved and withdrawn, making it difficult for people to approach him.
Walter Matthau has a strong desire for harmony and beauty in his surroundings. Very interested in art, he is likely to devote his life to beauty and art. He may pursue a career in cultivating and embellishing the environment.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Taurus
Moon in 6th house
Moon Opposition Venus/Mars
Moon Conjunct Uranus/Neptune
Venus in Scorpio
Venus in 11th house
Venus Trine Uranus
Venus Conjunct Mars/Saturn
Venus Conjunct Asc./MC