David O. Selznick
drive and ambition
Once David O. Selznick sets his mind on a goal, his dedication, determination, and commitment are extraordinary. Selznick pursues his ambitions tenaciously and will stubbornly refuse to give up, let go, or be influenced in any way. Like Aesop's tortoise, David labors patiently and steadfastly until he achieves what he wants - or until it is clear beyond a shadow of a doubt that all is lost. He is a reliable, consistent and productive worker, and he often shoulders more of the workload than his co-workers, usually without complaint. He often ends up with the nitty-gritty work. He prefers a regular routine, with definite hours and clearly defined responsibilities and tasks. In fact, establishing a pattern or routine is very important to his success because once he gets started in a certain direction, it is easy for David O. Selznick to kept to that path. Getting started is more difficult. David O. Selznick has a lazy, comfort-loving side and there is often a good deal of inertia for him to overcome before Selznick gets going; but once he gets a momentum going, his energy level is strong and steady.
He is interested in concrete results and solid, practical achievements. David O. Selznick needs to have some tangible product or contribution to show for his efforts, and cannot be content with only intangible rewards (such as having a good time, learning, or spiritual enrichment). Material well-being and security is also a large factor in determining what he does. David's stamina and persistence are his greatest assets, but they can also work against him; he can get caught in a rut and refuse to seize new opportunities. David O. Selznick also tends to play it safe, and to limit himself as a result.
He is likely to be known for his drive, energy, ambition and competitive spirit. He is likely to espouse a career based on his ability to take initiative, be a leader, or excel in physical strength and prowess. David O. Selznick most definitely wants to be a winner and will work hard to achieve it.
His nature tends to be very sensual and Selznick may irresistibly be attracted to someone, even if he knows that he or she is bad for him. David O. Selznick also has a tendency toward jealousy and possessiveness in his relationships, and unwillingness to grant his partners freedom to be themselves.
The road to success, professional advancement and fulfillment of his long-range goals is likely to be easier and smoother for David O. Selznick 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 David and had high expectations for him. David O. Selznick 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 David O. Selznick does is likely to be expansive and eventually quite prosperous.
David has an aptitude for detective or research work, or any field that involves digging beneath the surface for the hidden elements. An interest in psychology, hypnosis and subconscious forces or subliminal messages may well be a key factor in his career.
Whatever his choice of profession, David O. Selznick is apt to feel a sense of inner mission about it and may pursue it with great zeal and intensity.
His self-control is well developed and David O. Selznick is patient, cautious and responsible. Selznick knows that success comes with hard work and is willing to do his share. David likes to be by himself and to do his own thing, but at times he may also feel lonely and deserted.
He is subject to frequent mood swings and tends to lose courage quickly. David O. Selznick is inclined to vacillate between idealistic and materialistic objectives and could end up feeling confused and lost. Because he considers himself weak and ineffectual, David may no longer feel like advancing.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Taurus
Mars in 10th house
Mars Conjunct Venus/Pluto
Jupiter Sextile MC
Pluto Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Moon/Saturn
MC Conjunct Saturn/Neptune