drive and ambition
He is a "busy bee" - energetic, restless, and forever on the go. His active mind is always buzzing with ideas and Albert sometimes finds it difficult to relax, slow down or take the time to reflect and regroup. Albert Brooks tends to live on nervous energy. He can accomplish a great deal in short bursts, but projects that require long-term commitment, stamina and steady, persistent effort are not easy for Brooks. Albert Brooks often scatters his energies into so many directions and activities at once that he cannot finish or follow through on all of them. He needs variety, change and intellectual challenges.
Albert Brooks has a sharp and eager mind, and he enjoys games and competitions with an intellectual challenge. Albert likes to match wits with others.
Brooks often achieves his desires through his verbal skill and his ability to speak out clearly and convincingly for what he wants. His drive and energy are more intellectual than physical. Albert Brooks uses his wit, intelligence, communication skills, social sophistication and awareness to achieve his goals.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is very often difficult for Albert. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Albert Brooks lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. Positively, Brooks can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for himself.
However, Albert Brooks denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
While Albert Brooks enjoys challenging himself to extend his abilities or try new activities, he is apt to bite off more than he can chew. Failures or accidents due to overestimating his prowess or capacities and being overly eager and poorly prepared, may result. Fortunately these disappointments or blunders do not dampen Albert's spirits or his ambitions permanently; he has a lot of resilience and optimism. Most likely Albert Brooks will need to develop his physical coordination and sense of timing in order to do some of the activities he dreams of doing.
When Albert Brooks wants something, he can be amazingly persistent and unrelenting, even a bit obsessed, although quiet about it. In fact Albert may hide his deep purposes and intentions even from friends. Whenever he does a thing, it is done wholeheartedly and thoroughly - and if Albert Brooks does not want to do something that others wish him to do, somehow he will find a way out of it. Brooks is strong, though subtle.
Brooks is able to do his work and take responsibility for overcoming his own problems and challenges in life, while at the same time being open to spiritual comfort, aid and guidance. A good balance between being well-grounded and being receptive to spirit or the inner world is working in Albert's favor. Enjoying simplicity and cultivating peace enable Albert Brooks to evolve and to work through his challenges.
Brooks is intensely competitive, and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy, on his way to gaining his objectives. Albert Brooks could be drawn to activities that are dangerous, in the line of fire, so to speak. He puts himself on the line. Anger or recklessness could be his downfall.
Fluidity of speech and thought, and using intellectual gifts or communicative skills to achieve his ambitions in life are featured. Convincing, selling, persuading, reasoning, bringing ideas into public awareness are also part of Brooks' professional life.
In many ways Albert's rise in the world is an easy one, aided by his personal charm and attractiveness, his ability to please people, and his excellent social instincts. Artistic ambitions are also an aspect of this.
Brooks may seem to have a magically easy road to success and public recognition. Doors open for Albert Brooks and opportunities abound. He may have more offers than he can follow up on. Mostly this is due to a positive and generous attitude on his part. Albert's ambitions in life may have a spiritual component - based on a concern for social betterment or humanitarian ideals.
Brooks may well have an unusual destiny or pivotal role to play in a drama that involves much more than his own personal ambitions and professional aims. This could involve uncovering secrets, bringing deception, cruelty, or injustice to light, or making fundamental changes in some field. Albert's work may also include dealing with life and death situations, crises, and emergencies. Somewhere along the way, fate may force Brooks' hand - and it may require some self-sacrifice on his part. On the other hand, his real work may be rather subtle - a quiet transformation of a particular area or field. Albert Brooks is meant to do in-depth work.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Gemini
Mars in 12th house
Mars Quincunx Jupiter
Mars Sextile Pluto
Saturn Sextile Neptune
Mars Square MC
Mercury Trine MC
Venus Trine MC
Jupiter Trine MC
Pluto Quincunx MC