drive and ambition
He is very socially oriented and works well with others. He may be active in community affairs or unite with others of similar ideals and intentions to work toward a common goal. Progressive and democratic, Duff McKagan is not concerned with hoarding personal power or having authority over others. He is a team player.
New, unconventional methods appeal to McKagan, especially ideas that involve bringing people together or creating fairer working conditions - such as networking, profit sharing, and job sharing. New technologies also interest him.
His energy level is high but somewhat erratic. Duff McKagan can be impatient, rebellious and inconstant in pursuing his aims.
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. Duff McKagan most definitely wants to be a winner and will work hard to achieve it.
Duff McKagan has a rather cocky, confident, we-can-do-it attitude that people in his environment pick up on quite readily. Inspiring, motivating, and encouraging others to go out and do their very best is one of Duff's innate gifts. Duff McKagan has faith in the power of action and boldness, and enjoys initiating new programs and projects.
Although enterprising and proactive, Duff McKagan 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.
He is very serious about attaining his goals and feels that keeping his nose to the grindstone is the only way to do it. It is by working hard, keeping up his efforts and focusing on a single objective that Duff McKagan achieves his aims in life. Duff exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Duff McKagan feels that he must rely on himself alone and that he must shoulder all of the responsibility. He can be a harsh disciplinarian, expecting far too much of himself and others. Duff often holds himself back, doubting his own power and ability. He may feel that he meets great resistance whenever he tries to assert himself or take initiative, which is very frustrating to McKagan. However, Duff McKagan has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
His competitive drive and lofty ambitions (commented upon earlier) feed on either intense spiritual idealism or a rather inflated, grandiose idea of what Duff McKagan can actually accomplish. His energy level is apt to fluctuate from being very high, as noted earlier, to rather low, as mentioned in the following paragraphs.
Ordinary life often seems drab and uninteresting to Duff and he must have something that stirs his imagination - a vision or ideal or dream to motivate him. Duff McKagan has a strong urge to act out his fantasies or to live his dream, and Duff McKagan will act where others merely talk or dream. Artistic creation, drama or other areas in which McKagan can express himself imaginatively are excellent for him.
Work that only serves his own narrow personal interests does not satisfy Duff McKagan. He may lack the competitive edge, the fighting spirit, the "me first" attitude that is often required for material advancement and success. He also tends to either overestimate or underestimate his own power and abilities.
Duff McKagan tends to feel lonely and cut off from people. Feeling defenseless and lacking initiative, he has a tendency to give up too easily. Because of his inner conflicts, McKagan may have to deal with depression a lot and may acquire a certain fear of the future.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in his community can be his. Duff McKagan feels that his destiny involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some way. Duff possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Duff McKagan should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
McKagan's profession may be unusual, very innovative and progressive, or outside the "mainstream", providing alternative services or products. Duff's career and rise in the professional arena are marked by a certain uneven, erratic quality. Sudden changes of fortune, unexpected upsets and twists of fate are likely.
Duff has the ability to concentrate, but is inclined to be wrapped up entirely in his own ideas. Although he has a tendency to think too much, Duff McKagan thinks out the consequences of his actions ahead of time and derives the necessary lessons from his experiences.
McKagan always needs to have something going on and may restlessly look for new ideas and action. Duff likes change and variety and is likely to change his relationships frequently.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Aquarius
Mars in 10th house
Mars Sextile Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars aspects Jupiter and Neptune
Mars Square Neptune
Mars Conjunct Saturn/MC
MC Conjunct Sun
Uranus Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Mercury/Saturn
MC Opposition Uranus/N. Node