drive and ambition
He is a "busy bee" - energetic, restless, and forever on the go. His active mind is always buzzing with ideas and Brandon sometimes finds it difficult to relax, slow down or take the time to reflect and regroup. Brandon Boyd 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 Boyd. Brandon Boyd 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.
Brandon Boyd has a sharp and eager mind, and he enjoys games and competitions with an intellectual challenge. Brandon likes to match wits with others.
Boyd 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. Brandon Boyd uses his wit, intelligence, communication skills, social sophistication and awareness to achieve his goals.
He is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Brandon Boyd will forge ahead with his plans regardless of the reservations of others. In fact, Boyd often feels other people get in his way and he prefers to work on his own. Brandon is active, assertive and rather competitive as well.
Brandon Boyd has a rather cocky, confident, we-can-do-it attitude that people in his environment pick up on quite readily. Inspiring, motivating, and encouraging others to go out and do their very best is one of Brandon's innate gifts. Brandon Boyd has faith in the power of action and boldness, and enjoys initiating new programs and projects.
His competitive drive and lofty ambitions (commented upon earlier) feed on either intense spiritual idealism or a rather inflated, grandiose idea of what Brandon Boyd can actually accomplish. His energy level is apt to fluctuate from being very high, as noted earlier, to rather low, as mentioned in the following paragraphs.
Unless he has a goal that transcends merely personal gain, Brandon Boyd is apt to become deeply discontented, aimless and uncertain of his direction in life. At his best, Brandon Boyd will work or fight for a greater cause, and feel fulfilled through serving the greater good. However, should he lack the necessary focus, Boyd could be confused and easily persuaded to do things that are either unethical or simply ineffectual.
His personal ambition is very high and Brandon Boyd has the desire to perform record achievements. Although his recuperative abilities are strong, Boyd should be careful not to over-exert himself. Brandon can also be somewhat ruthless in his pursuit of success.
Brandon has courage and determination and the ability to sum up a situation quickly. Although somewhat tense and nervous, he takes advantage of his opportunities and act accordingly. Brandon Boyd could do well in technical fields and his success could come suddenly.
Brandon Boyd has a strong need to gain power and he tends to dominate or manipulate other people. But in his push for success, power struggles could also thwart Boyd's efforts and he could become the victim of someone else having control over him.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in his community can be his. Brandon Boyd feels that his destiny involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some way. Brandon possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Brandon Boyd should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
A strong home base may be the most important factor in Brandon's choice of career and his success or lack thereof. Family support is crucial to Brandon Boyd, and he would not sacrifice his family for the sake of any advantage or achievement in the outside world. If Brandon Boyd has a solid foundation and a healthy relationship with his parents, he is likely to fulfill any of his aspirations for success.
The road to success, professional advancement and fulfillment of his long-range goals is likely to be easier and smoother for Brandon Boyd than for many. This is partly due to his getting a great deal of financial and/or emotional support. Someone early in his life probably really believed in Brandon and had high expectations for him. Brandon Boyd contributes to his own success by setting high goals and enlisting the aid of friends and others to achieve these goals. A lack of selfishness or pettiness is a great boon to him. Whatever Brandon Boyd does is likely to be expansive and eventually quite prosperous.
Brandon Boyd tends to be somewhat restless and may change his objectives in life frequently. Brandon likes excitement and constantly searches for new stimulating activities as well as new relationships and associations with other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Gemini
Mars in 1st house
Mars Sextile Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Neptune
Mars Opposition Neptune
Mars Opposition Sun/Pluto
Mars Opposition Mercury/Uranus
Mars Opposition Pluto/MC
MC Conjunct Sun
Moon Opposition MC
Jupiter Sextile MC
MC Opposition Uranus/Asc.