drive and ambition
1st Baron Lytton is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Edward Bulwer-Lytton has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Lord Bulwer-Lytton finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Edward Bulwer-Lytton always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Edward Bulwer-Lytton plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Lord Bulwer-Lytton loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Edward Bulwer-Lytton tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Lord Bulwer-Lytton is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Edward Bulwer-Lytton becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
He is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Edward Bulwer-Lytton will forge ahead with his plans regardless of the reservations of others. In fact, 1st Baron Lytton often feels other people get in his way and he prefers to work on his own. Lord Bulwer-Lytton is active, assertive and rather competitive as well.
He enjoys risky, exciting activities and cannot tolerate too much routine, tedium or inactivity. Unless other factors in his chart suggest staying power and the ability to follow through, Edward Bulwer-Lytton may be the person who initiates a new venture but cannot happily participate in the ongoing, sustained effort it requires. "Independent" is 1st Baron Lytton's middle name! Edward Bulwer-Lytton needs to be a totally free agent, to run his own show. Lord Bulwer-Lytton likes to introduce new concepts to people, and then move on.
He is intensely willful and can create trouble for himself by rather unconsciously forging ahead, without realizing that he is trampling over people. Sometimes, if Edward Bulwer-Lytton cannot get what he wants directly, he will try to dominate, manipulate or seek power in a covert, subtle sort of way.
His career is likely to involve some aspect of protecting, caring for and nurturing others. Equally important to him are home, family relationships, cherishing the past and carrying on tradition. Edward Bulwer-Lytton is likely to be quite popular through his profession or business.
In his professional life, Edward Bulwer-Lytton is likely to earn a great deal of recognition and success. Early on in his career, prominent and influential people in his field are apt to notice Lord Bulwer-Lytton and help him along. At some point, he himself is likely to be quite influential - at least in his chosen line of endeavor. Edward Bulwer-Lytton is destined for a leadership role.
He tends to deem himself irresistible and may give the impression of being a bit snobbish. Edward Bulwer-Lytton tends to concentrate mostly on himself and expects others to adapt to his wishes. Lord Bulwer-Lytton is very creative and strives to be the best artistically.
Optimistic and adaptable, Edward Bulwer-Lytton knows how to take advantage of opportunities and may find and apply unconventional methods to solve problems. Lord Bulwer-Lytton likes variety and change and has a very good understanding of things.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 1st house
Mars Sextile Uranus
Mars Quincunx Pluto
Moon Trine MC
Sun Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Venus/Pluto
MC Opposition Jupiter/Uranus