Julius Erving (Dr. J)
drive and ambition
Julius "Dr. J" Erving seesaws between being too pushy, confrontational and insistent on doing things his way, and being too eager to please, without a clear, definite goal of his own. Julius "Dr. J" Erving strives for a balance between acting independently and assertively - and working cooperatively and interdependently with others. He may feel frustrated at times that he cannot simply do what HE wants and that he must always accommodate the needs and desires of others. Or he may feel hesitant to act in a positive, assertive manner if he does not have the support and approval of other people. Either way, he is not a loner. Julius "Dr. J" Erving achieves his goals by collaborating and joining forces with others, by being a team player. He is very concerned with the concept of fairness and becomes quite indignant and vocal if he senses someone is being taken advantage of. Julius "Dr. J" Erving avoids extremism and favors a balanced, moderate approach to living. He is unlikely to push himself too hard or to become fanatically driven to reach his goals.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is very often difficult for Dr. J. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Julius "Dr. J" Erving lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. Positively, Julius Erving can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for himself.
However, Julius "Dr. J" Erving denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
Julius "Dr. J" Erving has a very active and fertile imagination and Julius Erving's ambitions are never strictly mundane, practical and concrete. Julius "Dr. J" Erving has a strong desire to act out his fantasies, dreams, visions and ideals. Artistic creation, drama, or other areas in which Julius Erving can express himself imaginatively are ideally suited to him. Ordinary life seems drab and uninteresting to Julius Erving, and he needs to have some lofty dream or something grander than his own narrow personal interests to live for. Sometimes Julius Erving 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. Julius "Dr. J" Erving has a passive side and at times lacks the will power, physical energy, strength and fighting spirit to achieve his aims.
Julius Erving is intensely competitive, and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy, on his way to gaining his objectives. Julius "Dr. J" Erving could be drawn to activities that are dangerous, in the line of fire, so to speak. He puts himself on the line. Anger or recklessness could be his downfall.
Indecision and confusion over his ambitions or direction in life may hold Dr. J back from achieving anything solid, especially in his early life. He is very much a dreamer and his interests and inclinations may not translate very readily into concrete goals. Personal glory or accomplishment can never be Julius Erving's sole motivation or drive in life. Ministering to others in some way may be his calling, however. Or Julius "Dr. J" Erving could use his dreamy, imaginative energies in creative ways - the arts, music or entertainment field.
His profession is apt to be related to children, women, consulting, nourishing, or to the use of his nurturing, emotional, childlike qualities in appealing to the public in some way. Julius "Dr. J" Erving does well in any business that involves responding to people's emotional needs and tastes.
Julius "Dr. J" Erving achieves his professional goals and long-range ambitions through self-discipline, concentration, and climbing the mountain one step at a time. Unlike the lucky few for whom all doors seem to magically open, Dr. J has to formulate a realistic plan and follow it diligently in order to succeed. Julius "Dr. J" Erving will have to pay his dues and endure a few setbacks. Patience is his ally.
His father or grandfather probably influenced Julius Erving's choice of career, and will back him up - as long as Dr. J chooses to follow in their footsteps.
His self-control is well developed and Julius "Dr. J" Erving is patient, cautious and responsible. Julius Erving knows that success comes with hard work and is willing to do his share. Dr. J likes to be by himself and to do his own thing, but at times he may also feel lonely and deserted.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 12th house
Mars Conjunct Neptune
Mars Square MC
Neptune Square MC
Moon Sextile MC
Saturn Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Moon/Saturn