drive and ambition
She is a perfectionist and has high standards for her own work. Anna Wintour often feels that if she wants something done right she must do it herself, for others do not do as thorough a job as she does. Doing a task well is very important to her, and she may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Anna Wintour strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and she becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Anna Wintour can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that she will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that her efforts will simply not be good enough. She is usually modest and realistic in assessing what she can accomplish and, if anything, Anna Wintour underestimates herself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Wintour does apply herself diligently in a given area, she gradually gains self-confidence as she masters skills and develops expertise.
Anna Wintour conserves her energy and paces herself so that she does not waste or diffuse her efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit her opportunities. In short, Wintour may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Anna Wintour encounters numerous challenges and possibly defeats in the pursuit of her goals and desires, and her setbacks often occur because Anna has been too rash or intent on satisfying her own will regardless of the impact on others. Anna Wintour is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Wintour.
She enjoys risky, exciting activities and cannot tolerate too much routine, tedium or inactivity. Unless other factors in her chart suggest staying power and the ability to follow through, Anna Wintour may be the person who initiates a new venture but cannot happily participate in the ongoing, sustained effort it requires. "Independent" is Wintour's middle name! Anna Wintour needs to be a totally free agent, to run her own show. Anna likes to introduce new concepts to people, and then move on.
She is optimistic, generous and enterprising, and has an enthusiastic outlook. Anna Wintour has a strong desire to make something of her and is likely to be successful. Almost any initiative that Wintour takes will probably work out as she wants it to.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in her community can be hers. Anna Wintour feels that her destiny involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some way. Anna possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. Anna Wintour should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
In some ways Anna Wintour may feel that she has little choice about her role in society. She is compelled either by unusual external circumstances or by an inner drive, to bring potentially dark, difficult, or taboo issues into public awareness. Anna delves into the hidden side of life - things which may have been purposefully concealed or repressed - and sheds light on them. Anna Wintour could come into direct conflict with the authorities or powers-that-be as a result. She is apt to have extraordinary ambitions, and could also become overly zealous and fanatical.
Anna Wintour achieves her professional goals and long-range ambitions through self-discipline, concentration, and climbing the mountain one step at a time. Unlike the lucky few for whom all doors seem to magically open, Anna has to devise a realistic plan and keep to it diligently in order to succeed. Anna Wintour will have to pay her dues and endure a few setbacks. Patience is her ally.
Her father or grandfather probably influenced Wintour's choice of career, and will back her up - as long as Anna chooses to follow in their footsteps.
Often Anna Wintour feels like she is being pulled in two directions - what she needs to do to fulfill her long-range ambitions, and what she actually feels like doing. This may make it difficult for Anna to be constant and consistent in pursuing goals, career aims, etc.
Relationships with women, trying to satisfy family needs, or other emotional attachments sometimes also conflict. Often Anna Wintour has to decide on one or another at a given time, rather than try to have both.
She is very enterprising and may look upon her work as her mission in life. Anna Wintour is secure in her knowledge of herself and knows where she is headed. Very confident, Wintour is able to make fortuitous decisions and her endeavors are likely to have a successful outcome.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 8th house
Mars Sextile Uranus
Mars Opposition Moon/Jupiter
MC Conjunct Sun
Pluto Square MC
Saturn Sextile MC
Moon Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Mars/Jupiter