drive and ambition
She is serious about her ambitions, as well as disciplined, dedicated, and tenacious in pursuing her objectives. Her drive and energy are directed toward practical material accomplishments and concrete results. Elizabeth Bishop also strives to be in a position of authority and social influence; she enjoys being in command.
Elizabeth Bishop is hard-working and capable of foregoing immediate comfort in order to achieve her long-range goals. Bishop can easily become a workaholic and is very responsible and conscientious about doing a thorough job.
Realistic and pragmatic, she is an excellent strategist. Elizabeth Bishop achieves success by formulating a conservative and workable plan and seeing it through. She is not a gambler when it comes to attaining her goals; Bishop depends on her own efforts and perseverance rather than good fortune. Elizabeth Bishop has a natural shrewdness and instinct for business or organizational management.
Bishop is attracted to feisty, dynamic, strong-willed people, and she seems to need a lot of fireworks in her personal relationships. Elizabeth Bishop can be very combative, or get involved with people who are. Ideally Elizabeth will join with people who are energetic and ambitious, but not too domineering or aggressive.
Elizabeth Bishop has the gift of endurance and perseverance, as well as the willingness to work hard to achieve her objectives. Once she decides she wants something or makes a commitment, Elizabeth Bishop will do it "even if it takes forever". Self-discipline comes naturally to Elizabeth and she instinctively realizes that any creative achievement is "10% inspiration, 90% perspiration". Bishop chooses practical, realistic goals and pursues them step-by-step in a well-planned, orderly fashion. Elizabeth Bishop likes to concentrate on one thing at a time and she does a thorough job. She enjoys working in solitude, and often feels she does her best work when she is alone.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in her community can be hers. Elizabeth Bishop feels she has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some line of endeavor. Elizabeth possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. Elizabeth Bishop should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
Elizabeth has grand aspirations and may be inordinately ambitious at times. That is, she is apt to be discontent with small successes and to feel like a failure unless she achieves extraordinary things. Elizabeth Bishop should avoid get-rich-quick schemes which promise tremendous returns for little energy expenditure. Even if they do seem to succeed, Bishop's ideals and values could be compromised.
Her career is apt to involve protecting, caring, and nurturing in some aspect. Home, family relationships, cherishing the past, continuing a tradition are also featured. Elizabeth Bishop is apt to be quite popular through her profession or business.
Her professional goals and long-range ambitions may be vague and difficult for Elizabeth Bishop to define for quite a long time. This is partly due to the fact that they are not very conventional, concrete, or worldly. Elizabeth is apt to have more of a spiritual vocation or calling. Healing, counseling, the ministry, music, art - or some combination thereof - may well be part of her role in life. On the other hand, Elizabeth Bishop may simply be confused and seemingly not ambitious at all in the professional realm.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Capricorn
Mars in 7th house
Mars Trine Saturn
MC Conjunct Sun
Jupiter Square MC
Moon Trine MC
Neptune Quincunx MC