The outer planets symbolize energies and impulses beyond the personal control, beyond the ego’s ability to assimilate. They are beyond the consciousness of many people, and function only on a subconscious level as trends and fashions. Liz Greene says that the current “Christian right” movement in America is a Neptunian fashion. The outer planet energies functioning through the unconscious or subconscious are projected outward on individuals or groups as “angels” or “devils.
— Eleanor Buckwalter