The fuel of fiery self-assertion is reflected in a personality which has an emotional need for stability and to conserve one’s resources, as to be prepared for and equal to the challenges that identity development brings.
Element wise, we have a combination of fire and earth. Concerning modalities, the initiating cardinal and sustaining fixed energies permeate this blend. It’s said that when we travel the zodiac, the sign that follows has the “answer” to the preceding sign.
In the case of Aries and Taurus, this provides the endurance to finish what one starts.
Aries specializes in beginnings, spearheading and enterprising, while Taurus provides a structure and creates value out of what was initiated.
With this blend, one must seek out opportunities to test one’s courage and intestinal fortitude. In most cases, this consists of taking a variety of risks. Simultaneously, the developmental tools to curb impulsiveness and provide the necessary calculations are firmly in place.
It’s important to note that fear can be healthy in some instances as long as one’s capacity for action doesn’t become immobilized allowing paralysis or unhealthy inertia, based on complacency to prevail.