drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Anthony West often feels that if he wants something done right he must do it himself, for others do not do as thorough a job as he does. Doing a task well is very important to him, and he may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Anthony West strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Anthony West can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that he will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that his efforts will simply not be good enough. He is usually modest and realistic in assessing what he can accomplish and, if anything, Anthony West underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if West does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Anthony West conserves his energy and paces himself so that he does not waste or diffuse his efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit his opportunities. In short, West may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
West plays vigorously and enjoys competitive games and physical rough-and-tumble activities. Athletics and/or physical activities have great appeal for him. Anthony West takes the initiative in sports and also in romantic relationships: he is ardent in pursuing anything he desires.
Anthony West works hard and patiently to achieve his objectives and perseveres in spite of difficulties and discouragement. When concentrating on a single, clearly defined goal, Anthony is able to accomplish a great deal, but he often feels that the path is long and arduous, and that he must struggle on alone and shoulder the burden single-handedly.
He is capable of great self-control and self-denial and can be a hard taskmaster, expecting far too much of himself. He also tends to hold himself back and doubt his own power and ability. Anthony West feels that he meets with great resistance whenever he tries to assert himself or take initiative. Anger and frustration can be big problems for Anthony West, especially when he tries to work with other people or depend too much on others for support. Anthony works best in solitude.
Anthony has noble aspirations and grand plans for himself. Combining personal goals with humanitarian concerns, philanthropy, and an interest in social betterment, Anthony West is apt to be quite successful and influential in his community. He is suited to large, expansive enterprises and dealing with wealth.
His aspirations in life are apt to be quite unusual, extraordinary, or ahead of their time. Anthony West is a nonconformist, insistent on doing things his own way, and he will follow a zigzag course to the fulfillment of his ambitions.
Rebelling against authority seems to be one aspect of his life's plan. Anthony West simply cannot force himself into a pre-cast mold of any kind.
His ambitions and long-range goals in life are apt to be personal, subjective, and related to inner development or inner satisfaction. Others' recognition or accomplishing something great in material or public terms is quite secondary to Anthony.
A great deal of West's energy, attention, and fulfillment may be related to home, family, or fulfilling his heritage in some manner.
He is very reserved and may try to avoid contact with others as much as possible. Anthony West tends to suppress or hide his feelings and could see himself as unappreciated or worthless. He is likely to go his own way and appreciate solitude.
He is inclined to deem himself irresistible and could give the impression of being a bit snobbish. Anthony West tends to concentrate mostly on himself and expects others to adapt to his wishes. Very creative, Anthony also strives to be the best artistically.
His persevering and enduring nature gives Anthony West the power to overcome a lot of difficulties in life. He is able to carry his lot with dignity and without complaint, but may literally work himself to death; Anthony wants to work until he takes his last breath!
Self-confident and very ambitious, Anthony West has unusual abilities to advance himself. He is very career-oriented and inclined to concentrate all of his energies towards his career. Anthony West likes to be in control of everything and is likely to achieve recognition.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 5th house
Mars Square Saturn
MC Conjunct Jupiter
MC Conjunct Uranus
Sun Opposition MC
MC Opposition Venus/Saturn
MC Opposition Venus/Pluto
MC Opposition Mars/Saturn
MC Opposition Mars/Pluto