drive and ambition
Murphy is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Cillian Murphy has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Cillian finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Cillian Murphy always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Cillian Murphy plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Cillian loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Cillian Murphy tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Cillian is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Cillian Murphy becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is often very difficult for Cillian. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Cillian Murphy lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. On the positive side, Murphy can be very unselfish, working more for the benefit of others than for himself.
However, Cillian Murphy denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
He is very serious about attaining his goals and feels that keeping his nose to the grindstone is the only way to do it. It is by working hard, keeping up his efforts and focusing on a single objective that Cillian Murphy achieves his aims in life. Cillian exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Cillian Murphy feels that he must rely on himself alone and that he must shoulder all of the responsibility. He can be a harsh disciplinarian, expecting far too much of himself and others. Cillian often holds himself back, doubting his own power and ability. He may feel that he meets great resistance whenever he tries to assert himself or take initiative, which is very frustrating to Murphy. However, Cillian Murphy has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Although he is patient and steady when pursuing an objective, when Cillian Murphy finally loses patience he loses it completely! In addition to having great tenacity and perseverance, Cillian has a daring and rebellious side as well:
Intensely restless, dynamic and energetic, he is always on the go. When Cillian Murphy wants something, he wants it NOW, and he acts decisively and impulsively, albeit sometimes hastily and prematurely. Impatient, high-strung, and often nervous and tense, Cillian finds it difficult to slow down, pace himself or relax. He is fiercely individualistic and independent, self-willed and intolerant of restraints and restrictions imposed by others. Cillian Murphy has a reckless disregard for authority and can be extremely rebellious. Cooperating with others is not Murphy's strong point! He is often brutally frank and abrupt with people, and can be quite impersonal when he is pursuing a desired goal. He may demonstrate an explosive temper when his will is blocked. Cillian Murphy has a superabundance of energy and he needs a great deal of personal freedom to do things in his own style and at his own pace.
Cillian has noble aspirations and grand plans for himself. Combining personal goals with humanitarian concerns, philanthropy and an interest in social betterment, Cillian Murphy is likely to be quite successful and influential in his community. He is suited to expansive, lucrative enterprises.
His professional goals and long-range ambitions may be vague and difficult for Cillian Murphy to define for quite a long time. This is partly due to the fact that they are not very conventional, concrete, or worldly. Cillian is apt to have more of a spiritual vocation or calling. Healing, counseling, the ministry, music, art - or some combination thereof - may well be part of his role in life. On the other hand, Cillian Murphy may simply be confused and lack professional ambition.
His mind and emotions work together harmoniously and his ability to convince and lead others stems from his deepest inner self. Cillian Murphy is an independent thinker who forms his own judgments and opinions. In relationships, Murphy seeks out people with whom he can feel a soul-link.
His heart is filled with love and Cillian Murphy feels emotionally fulfilled. Professionally, he may choose a career that enables him to portray a parental figure. Cillian likes to be the center of attraction and wants to be somebody. He likes people and gets along well with them.
Cillian Murphy tends to have a very deep soul-life and a great need for deep spiritual understanding and truth. Cillian has the ability to open himself up to the spiritual dimensions and what he may learn could prove to be of permanent value to him.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 12th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mars Square Uranus
MC Conjunct Jupiter
Neptune Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Moon/Mercury
MC Conjunct Moon/Venus
MC Opposition Neptune/Pluto