drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Donald O'Connor often feels that if he wants something done right he must do it himself, for others do not do as thorough a job as he does. Doing a task well is very important to him, and he may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Donald O'Connor strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Donald O'Connor can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that he will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that his efforts will simply not be good enough. He is usually modest and realistic in assessing what he can accomplish and, if anything, Donald O'Connor underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if O'Connor does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Donald O'Connor conserves his energy and paces himself so that he does not waste or diffuse his efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit his opportunities. In short, O'Connor may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is very often difficult for Donald. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Donald O'Connor lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. Positively, O'Connor can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for himself.
However, Donald O'Connor denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
He abounds with self-confidence and vitality and Donald O'Connor believes he can do just about anything he wants to. Donald has an enterprising spirit, a good sense of timing and the ability to sense what will succeed and what will not. O'Connor usually makes fortunate work or business decisions. He enjoys healthy competition and has a rather playful, good-humored attitude toward it. Donald O'Connor mostly competes with himself to see how far he can go or how much he can accomplish. Donald likes to keep stretching his limits.
Although enterprising and proactive, Donald O'Connor is also capable of ample much self-discipline, patience and effort. He may swing from confidence and trust in the future to pessimism and doubt, when it comes to achieving his aims in life.
Conscientious, responsible, and serious about his work, Donald O'Connor accomplishes a great deal through his dedication. He is the person in the office or company who follows through, quietly sustains the effort, and keeps on going in spite of tedium, setbacks, or dry spells. This is often the key to Donald's success. However, Donald O'Connor is humble about his accomplishments and contributions, and may thus not receive the recognition or recompense that he deserves.
Donald O'Connor seems to be compelled to defend his rights and may be subject to angry upsets or quarrels in his relationships. At times Donald O'Connor could be the force behind the scenes and may be attracted to some kind of secret mission, such as a secret agent.
Donald has the patience and the stamina to realize his visions and bring them down to earth, a fine balance between hard work and realism, and a positive, hopeful spirit. Donald O'Connor grows through following systems and plans, and taking one step at a time. Overnight success or instant enlightenment is not what O'Connor aims for. His patient, well-balanced approach gives Donald O'Connor credibility with many different types of people, and he is apt to gain an excellent reputation for being able to do big things without overreaching or becoming pretentious.
O'Connor dedicates himself wholeheartedly to a cause, makes a great deal of sacrifices and does away with superfluous activities and interests. Others find his approach too severe and are unwilling to go along with Donald O'Connor under the difficult circumstances that he is willing to tolerate. His determination and capacity for self-denial often help O'Connor get through the rough spots and achieve the goal he is aiming for.
Maybe the most important factor in Donald's choice of career and his success or lack of it is having a strong home base. Family support is crucial to Donald O'Connor, and he would not sacrifice his family for any sort of advantage or achievement in the outside world. If Donald O'Connor has a solid foundation and healthy relationships with his parents, he is likely to fulfill any aspirations he has for accomplishment.
His drives and ambitions in life may seem crazy or eccentric to the more conservative people Donald knows. There may well be no security or safety net (no retirement pension, no insurance benefits) in the work Donald O'Connor does. He is suited for freelancing, or professions that involve lots of change, innovation, variety, irregular schedules, and the like. Donald O'Connor should expect the unexpected and numerous ups and downs in the course of his life. He may change course often, and try many different things.
Donald's profession is apt to involve communications, language, carrying messages, sales, speaking, or teaching - put simply, getting ideas across. A great deal of social involvement, networking, and personnel skills also play a significant part in his professional role.
Donald has two different career paths which appeal to him, and which may at some point be blended. The first has to do with the arts, entertainment, film, or music industry. The other is an involvement in the ministry, social betterment, charity or volunteer work. Donald O'Connor has a high degree of sensitivity and this compassion is apt to be a key factor in his professional decisions and overall goals in life.
Donald O'Connor tends to be somewhat restless and may change his objectives in life frequently. Donald likes excitement and constantly searches for new stimulating activities as well as new relationships and associations with other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 12th house
Mars Trine Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mars Sextile Saturn
Mars Conjunct Neptune/Asc.
Jupiter Sextile Saturn
Saturn Trine Pluto
Moon Opposition MC
Uranus Square MC
Mercury Sextile MC
Neptune Sextile MC
MC Opposition Uranus/Asc.