However, Joaquin Phoenix dislikes showing any personal weakness or his need for support, comfort and nurturing. Joaquin abhors emotional dependency and dislikes "complainers".Joaquin Phoenix inspires others to take positive action in their lives through his own enthusiasm and eagerness to meet life's challenges, and he is attracted to people who are adventurous, courageous and independent.Joaquin Phoenix is extremely amorous and it is difficult for him to go without romantic relationships for very long.When he is attracted to someone, Joaquin Phoenix pursues her very ardently and sometimes comes on too strong.
Sharing a philosophy or ideal with his love partner is important to him.
He is very sensitive and cannot stand to be in an atmosphere where there is discord or dissonance.
Gentle, kindhearted, and peace loving, Joaquin Phoenix is prepared to sacrifice a great deal in order to avoid a fight and to "make everyone happy".
Also, Joaquin Phoenix feels love and kinship for people everywhere, not only with his own family, nationality, or group.
Finding similarities and making links between people from differing backgrounds or with different perspectives is a gift of his.
Joaquin is rather bossy but does not like to be with people that he can boss around too much. Relationships that are built on mutual respect and emotional freedom are ideal for Phoenix.