drive and ambition
He is serious about his ambitions, as well as disciplined, dedicated, and tenacious in pursuing his objectives. His drive and energy are directed toward practical material accomplishments and concrete results. D.G. Rossetti also strives to be in a position of authority and social influence; he enjoys being in command.
D.G. Rossetti is hard-working and capable of foregoing immediate comfort in order to achieve his long-range goals. Rossetti can easily become a workaholic and is very responsible and conscientious about doing a thorough job.
Realistic and pragmatic, he is an excellent strategist. D.G. Rossetti achieves success by formulating a conservative and workable plan and seeing it through. He is not a gambler when it comes to attaining his goals; Rossetti depends on his own efforts and perseverance rather than good fortune. D.G. Rossetti has a natural shrewdness and instinct for business or organizational management.
He has passionate convictions and will fight for them when challenged. D.G. Rossetti 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 Rossetti gets so involved and identified with his ideas that he cannot really be receptive to anyone who opposes him philosophically.
D.G. Rossetti 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 Rossetti's goal far more than openly expressing his anger would.
On the positive side, D.G. Rossetti is capable of immense patience, endurance and tireless effort in order to attain his goals and desires. D.G. Rossetti seems to have to work very hard, and without much outside help. However, if he can avoid a negative attitude and keep "plugging along", Rossetti will achieve something substantial. Moreover, he is much more effective when working for someone else.
D.G. Rossetti has a very active and fertile imagination and Rossetti's ambitions are never strictly mundane, practical and concrete. D.G. Rossetti has a strong desire to act out his fantasies, dreams, visions and ideals. Artistic creation, drama, or other areas in which Rossetti can express himself imaginatively are ideally suited to him. Ordinary life seems drab and uninteresting to Rossetti, and he needs to have some lofty dream or something grander than his own narrow personal interests to live for. Sometimes Rossetti may be confused about exactly how and where to direct his energy and he often drifts along rather than making clear decisions about what he wants. D.G. Rossetti has a passive side and at times lacks the will power, physical energy, strength and fighting spirit to achieve his aims.
D.G. Rossetti tends to be on the defensive and fears rejection in love relationships. There could be a violent streak in Rossetti and he is inclined to be rather jealous. Because of his strong sense of duty Dante may also sacrifice his own happiness for others.
His aspirations in life are apt to be quite unusual, extraordinary, or ahead of their time. D.G. Rossetti 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. D.G. Rossetti simply cannot force himself into a pre-cast mold of any kind.
Happiness and fulfillment in Dante's career are likely, because he gives his all to it and will not make the sorts of compromises that others feel compelled to make in order to succeed. Self-expression and being his own person are very important to Rossetti.
Enormous aid is apt to come to D.G. Rossetti through his father or another important man in his life. His relationships with superiors and those in a position to boost his career are usually excellent.
Rossetti tends to be guided by inner vision and strong subconscious insight. He seems to have innate psychic talents and others may consider D.G. Rossetti a bit strange because of his interest in the occult and spiritual doctrines.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Capricorn
Mars in 9th house
Mars Opposition Saturn
Mars Conjunct Neptune
Mars Opposition Venus/Saturn
MC Conjunct Uranus
Sun Trine MC
MC Conjunct Uranus/Neptune