drive and ambition
Smith is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Chad Smith has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Chad finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Chad Smith always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Chad Smith plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Chad loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Chad Smith tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Chad is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Chad Smith becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
He has passionate convictions and will fight for them when challenged. Chad Smith is willing to dedicate a great deal of his energy and force to an important cause, and he will act decisively on his beliefs, rather than simply espousing them.
Sometimes Smith gets so involved and identified with his ideas that he cannot really be receptive to anyone who opposes him philosophically.
Chad Smith struggles with feelings of discouragement, self-doubt, and the sense that life is a constant uphill battle. He is also prone to suppressing his feelings - especially aggressive or angry ones. This could lead to chronic resentment and bitterness, which actually undermines Smith's goal far more than openly expressing his anger would.
On the positive side, Chad Smith is capable of immense patience, endurance and tireless effort in order to attain his goals and desires. Chad Smith seems to have to work very hard, and without much outside help. However, if he can avoid a negative attitude and keep "plugging along", Smith will achieve something substantial. Moreover, he is much more effective when working for someone else.
His aspirations in life are apt to be quite unusual, extraordinary, or ahead of their time. Chad Smith 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. Chad Smith simply cannot force himself into a pre-cast mold of any kind.
Smith may not feel like he has to work very hard or strive to achieve, either because he comes from a very comfortable background, or because inner contentment and satisfaction are more important to him than outward accomplishment. Chad Smith could be quite successful in real estate, agriculture, or anything involving land.
Chad Smith tends to want to take the easy road to success, and unless other factors in his chart suggest a capacity for effort or a lot of energy, laziness could interfere with achieving whatever ambitions Smith has. He tends to gain his objectives through his personal charm and appeal. Chad Smith also possesses a fine aesthetic sense which could be a prominent factor in his career.
In his professional life Chad Smith is apt to have a great deal of recognition and success. Early on in his career, important and influential people in his field are apt to notice Chad and help him along. At some point, he himself is apt to be quite an influential person - at least in his chosen line of endeavor. Chad Smith is headed for a leadership role.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 9th house
Mars Opposition Saturn
MC Conjunct Uranus
Jupiter Opposition MC
Venus Square MC
Sun Sextile MC