drive and ambition
America Ferrera is extremely strong-willed and she pursues her goals and desires with passionate dedication and determination. She is capable of total concentration and tremendous discipline, and she is very difficult to influence or sway once her mind is made up. When America Ferrera wants something, Ferrera can be very one-sided and almost obsessed with it. She is very instinctive and does not always consciously know why she feels as strongly and deeply as she does.
She also tends to be secretive and unwilling to reveal her aims and intentions, and the intensity of her will and desire may not initially be apparent to others. However, Ferrera is very forceful in a quiet and subtle way. America Ferrera often manipulates or forces her will upon other people, without being overtly aggressive. She is not interested in confrontation but she is a formidable foe if she encounters opposition or aggression. America is courageous and has a rather primitive, raw side as well.
It is not easy for America Ferrera to show the world at large her angry or competitive side, but her family sees this side of her more often. Temper tantrums, tumultuous family relationships, or a great deal of competition between Ferrera and one or more of her relations, are likely. America Ferrera likes to be the one in charge in her home and she puts a lot of energy into making things go her way.
America Ferrera seems to lack determination and has a sense of inferiority. She tends to think negatively about herself and is inclined to downgrade herself. But America Ferrera has strong self-control, accepts hardship well and has the desire to overcome her difficulties.
She may be able to sustain a great deal of tension over a long period of time, but then America Ferrera suddenly releases it by taking unexpected and very radical actions. Ferrera is not above challenging others for a decisive fight!
America has the patience and the stamina to realize her visions and bring them down to earth, a fine balance between hard work and realism, and a positive, hopeful spirit. America Ferrera grows by adhering to systems and plans, and taking one step at a time. Overnight success or instant enlightenment is not what Ferrera aims for. Her patient, well-balanced approach gives America Ferrera credibility with many different types of people, and she is likely to acquire an excellent reputation for being able to do big things without overreaching or becoming pretentious.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in her community can be hers. America Ferrera feels that her destiny involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some way. America possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. America Ferrera should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in her career, as well as how America Ferrera goes about achieving her goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Ferrera's motto.
Deep, compelling drives that America Ferrera does not entirely understand are likely to be the source of her rather extraordinary ambitions. She may find that a drive for dominance, power and control stem from the rather problematic and intense relationship America had with one or both of her parents. If America Ferrera is willing to delve deeply into her own fears and inner life and clear away much of the conditioning of her earliest years, she will indeed discover tremendous inner resources which can be used to fuel her rise in the world.
America Ferrera has a spiritual gift or vocation that colors her personal ambitions and drive for achievement. Helping people or serving the Whole is part of her role in life. Music, the arts, entertainment, and/or imagery, visualization or imagination may all be aspects of America's endeavor in the world.
America has confidence in herself and a healthy self-assured attitude. She makes up her own mind and has a clear idea of where she is headed. America Ferrera does not feel the need for recognition from others, but is likely to receive recognition anyway.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Scorpio
Mars in 4th house
Mars Conjunct Moon/Saturn
Mars Conjunct Saturn/Uranus
Jupiter Sextile Saturn
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Mercury
Pluto Opposition MC
Neptune Trine MC
MC Conjunct Sun/Mercury