Behind Thompson's proud and magnanimous demeanor (as described on the previous page) lays a real go-getter. Others feel that she is rather narcissistic. Emma Thompson should strive to always be aware of others' needs and concerns to prove this criticism wrong!
She is a person who thrives on challenge, and she often feels that she must battle her way through life, relying on no one and nothing but her own strength, intelligence and courage. Emma Thompson believes in being totally honest, true to herself and her own vision and convictions, even if it means standing alone. Honesty, integrity, personal honor and authenticity are Thompson's gods, and she has no sympathy for weakness of character in others.
Emma Thompson craves the freedom to do things in her own way, and she works very well independently. Cooperating with others or carrying out another's will is not her style. Emma likes to be the chief - or to go it alone.
Emma Thompson loves action and if others are settling down into a nice, comfortable little rut, then she is always ready to stir things up, do something new, make changes and introduce some fresh blood. Routine and sameness are tantamount to death for her. She is not afraid of trying something that has never been done before, and even though she may sometimes be perceived as a fool, Emma Thompson also discovers, invents and initiates things that others will later emulate. Taking risks and following her own star are the breath of life for Thompson, and she wilts (or gets very frustrated and angry) if she cannot do this.
She is spontaneous, impulsive, direct, enthusiastic and assertive. Emma Thompson believes in the power of positive thinking and positive action, and she perceives herself as a strong, even invincible, person. Emma Thompson hates being ill or in a position of dependency. Accepting her own human limitations and emotional needs is often difficult for her.
She is basically aggressive in her attitudes and less adept at relating to others, picking up on subtle messages and nuances, listening, nurturing and harmonizing. She is often so fired up about her own projects or goals that she inadvertently runs over or ignores other people's feelings and interests. Being receptive and appreciative of others' contributions, ideas and feelings would be highly instrumental in improving Thompson's relationships. Her impatience to get on with things causes Emma Thompson to be rather insensitive, thereby alienating others unnecessarily. She also frequently tries to accomplish her goals through anger or temper tantrums. Emma Thompson would gain much by learning to slow down, relax and sometimes just let things be, however her energetic, restless nature rarely allows Emma Thompson to do so.
Her career, reputation, and public image are very important to Thompson. Emma Thompson has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy her; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Emma Thompson may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Thompson tends to be in a constant state of tension and seems to look for avenues to test her strength. Emma Thompson uses all the energy at her disposal in order to succeed. Somewhat rebellious and inflexible, Emma fights any opposition or resistance she meets.
She is well aware of her limitations and has a strong desire to go her own way in life. There is a note of gravity to Emma's personality and she appears somewhat somber. It is not easy for Emma Thompson to relax and enjoy and she prefers to work in seclusion.
She may find it hard to establish relationships with other people and she tends to look for more timid partners. Emma Thompson could also have difficulty expressing her ideas to others as well as coming to an understanding with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Leo and Sun in Aries
Sun in Aries
Sun in 10th house
Sun Opposition Saturn/Uranus
Sun Opposition Saturn/Asc.
Sun Opposition Neptune/N. Node