drive and ambition
Once Elvis Stojko sets his mind on a goal, his dedication, determination, and commitment are extraordinary. Stojko pursues his ambitions tenaciously and will stubbornly refuse to give up, let go, or be influenced in any way. Like Aesop's tortoise, Elvis labors patiently and steadfastly until he achieves what he wants - or until it is clear beyond a shadow of a doubt that all is lost. He is a reliable, consistent and productive worker, and he often shoulders more of the workload than his co-workers, usually without complaint. He often ends up with the nitty-gritty work. He prefers a regular routine, with definite hours and clearly defined responsibilities and tasks. In fact, establishing a pattern or routine is very important to his success because once he gets started in a certain direction, it is easy for Elvis Stojko to kept to that path. Getting started is more difficult. Elvis Stojko has a lazy, comfort-loving side and there is often a good deal of inertia for him to overcome before Stojko gets going; but once he gets a momentum going, his energy level is strong and steady.
He is interested in concrete results and solid, practical achievements. Elvis Stojko needs to have some tangible product or contribution to show for his efforts, and cannot be content with only intangible rewards (such as having a good time, learning, or spiritual enrichment). Material well-being and security is also a large factor in determining what he does. Elvis' stamina and persistence are his greatest assets, but they can also work against him; he can get caught in a rut and refuse to seize new opportunities. Elvis Stojko also tends to play it safe, and to limit himself as a result.
He is a team player and collaborates well with others who share his goals, ideals and intentions. Elvis Stojko can coordinate group efforts and inspire people to work toward a common goal.
Team sports are also a lot of fun for Elvis, and he could be a leader, coach or director of any group endeavor.
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 Elvis Stojko achieves his aims in life. Elvis exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Elvis Stojko 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. Elvis 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 Stojko. However, Elvis Stojko has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Elvis Stojko has a strong sense of mission and instinctively knows that in order to achieve anything great, one must eliminate superfluous activities and give oneself wholly to the task at hand. His zeal, enthusiasm and clarity of purpose enable Elvis Stojko to succeed and to achieve whatever he sets his mind to. Elvis Stojko has a strong will, but is usually quiet and understated by nature.
Elvis has the ability to verbalize his feelings and perceptions well. His judgment is keen and sharp, he is diplomatic and can express himself in good language. Elvis Stojko initiates conversations with people and is never at a loss for appropriate remarks.
Elvis Stojko puts his heart and soul into everything he does. He is very industrious and usually acts according the way he feels. Elvis Stojko learns through his emotions and it is important that he trust his feelings and his hunches.
Freedom is very important to Elvis Stojko and he will work hard to get it. Quick to act, he wants to realize his goals immediately. Elvis Stojko has a strong desire to make his fortune in life and tends to take chances with speculative ventures or gambling.
Stojko 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 Elvis Stojko under the difficult circumstances that he is willing to tolerate. His determination and capacity for self-denial often help Stojko get through the rough spots and achieve the goal he is aiming for.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in his career, as well as how Elvis Stojko goes about achieving his goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Stojko's motto.
In order to achieve his ambitions in life Elvis Stojko may well feel that he must make a significant break from his personal past, especially the influences of his childhood environment, his family relationships, or familial traditions. Stojko is liable to be the black sheep, or the one who left home and never really returned.
What Elvis Stojko wants to do in life may seem "off the wall" or "way out in left field" to some people.
He may have to overcome something in his background or personal past in order to achieve his long-range goals and ambitions. Sometimes Elvis Stojko may feel pulled in two different directions - what others expect of him or what he needs to do in order to progress versus what his old conditioning or his emotional predisposition would have him do. Overcoming the pull of the past is the key.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Taurus
Mars in 11th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars Trine Pluto
Mars Conjunct Moon/Mercury
Mars Conjunct Moon/MC
Mars Opposition Jupiter/Uranus
Saturn Trine Pluto
MC Conjunct Mercury
Uranus Opposition MC
Moon Square MC