drive and ambition
Dolly Parton avoids direct confrontation as much as possible and is uncomfortable with aggressiveness, competition and personal power. Her ego drive is not very dominant and Parton is not especially ambitious or eager to push her way to the top. She may feel inadequate in situations that call for strong, forceful action. The only instance in which Dolly Parton will really fight is when she senses that her loved ones - or something dear to him- are being jeopardized, in which case she is a fierce defender. Dolly Parton has a very strong protective side. She acts on impulse and instinct and may lash out at anyone she perceives as threatening to Dolly's home or family. However, Dolly Parton will rarely initiate a confrontation. Her goals also tend to be very personal and centered on family closeness and inner satisfaction rather than worldly achievement.
She is sensitive to stress and does not handle a high-pressured, competitive atmosphere very well. Dolly Parton is very touchy, irritable and difficult to live with when there are many demands or stressful situations at work. Her energy level varies and is very dependent on the emotional harmony (or lack thereof) in her home. A supportive partner is very instrumental in helping Parton to achieve her goals and desires.
She is a team player and works well in collaboration with others who share her goals, ideals, and intentions. Dolly Parton can coordinate group efforts and inspire people to work toward a shared goal.
Team sports are also a lot of fun for Dolly, and she could be a leader, coach, or director of any group endeavor.
She is very serious about attaining her goals and feels that keeping her nose to the grindstone is the only way to do it. It is by working hard, keeping up her efforts and focusing on a single objective that Dolly Parton achieves her aims in life. Dolly exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what she desires. She meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Dolly Parton feels that she must rely on herself alone and that she must shoulder all of the responsibility. She can be a harsh disciplinarian, expecting far too much of herself and others. Dolly often holds herself back, doubting her own power and ability. She may feel that she meets great resistance whenever she tries to assert herself or take initiative, which is very frustrating to Parton. However, Dolly Parton has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Her self-control tends to be a bit weak and Dolly Parton seems to crave excitement. She is subject to sudden changes and seeks emotional freedom. Her wants and needs tend to be different than those around her and others may think she is crazy because of her impulsive actions.
Dolly has many artistic talents as well as the ability and creative energy to express them. She may lean more toward practical arts such as utility objects made artistically or working with metal. Dolly Parton is also quite passionate and enjoys physical activity.
She is inclined to be a tyrant and wants other people to submit to her wishes. In Dolly's drive to gain power, she could be ruthless and brutal at times. On the other hand, Dolly Parton may have to struggle to resist being placed in someone else's hand and power.
She may have to overcome something in her background or personal past in order to achieve her long-range goals and ambitions. Sometimes Dolly Parton is apt to feel pulled in two different directions - what others expect of her or what she needs to do to progress, versus what her old conditioning or her emotional predisposition would have her do. Overcoming the pull of the past is the key.
Happiness and fulfillment in Dolly's career are likely, because she gives her 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 her own person are very important to Parton.
Enormous aid is apt to come to Dolly Parton through her father or another important man in her life. Her relationships with superiors and those in a position to boost her career are usually excellent.
In many ways Dolly's rise in the world is an easy one, aided by her personal charm and attractiveness, her ability to please people, and her excellent social instincts. Artistic ambitions are also an aspect of this.
Dolly wants very much to be in a position to be able to positively influence and help many people. However, she may believe that she has to sacrifice her idealism or convictions in order to attain her ambitions. At times her desire for prominence, popularity, or stature may make Dolly Parton do things that put her in a dubious situation with her superiors.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Cancer
Mars in 11th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars Conjunct Moon/Uranus
Mars Opposition Mercury/Venus
Mars Conjunct Pluto/N. Node
Moon Square MC
Sun Trine MC
Venus Trine MC
Jupiter Quincunx MC