drive and ambition
George Gershwin avoids direct confrontation as much as possible and is uncomfortable with aggressiveness, competition and personal power. His ego drive is not very dominant and Gershwin is not especially ambitious or eager to push his way to the top. He may feel inadequate in situations that call for strong, forceful action. The only instance in which George Gershwin will really fight is when he senses that his loved ones - or something dear to him- are being jeopardized, in which case he is a fierce defender. George Gershwin has a very strong protective side. He acts on impulse and instinct and may lash out at anyone he perceives as threatening to George's home or family. However, George Gershwin will rarely initiate a confrontation. His goals also tend to be very personal and centered on family closeness and inner satisfaction rather than worldly achievement.
He is sensitive to stress and does not handle a high-pressured, competitive atmosphere very well. George Gershwin is very touchy, irritable and difficult to live with when there are many demands or stressful situations at work. His energy level varies and is very dependent on the emotional harmony (or lack thereof) in his home. A supportive partner is very instrumental in helping Gershwin to achieve his goals and desires.
George Gershwin encounters numerous challenges and possibly defeats in the pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because George has been too rash or intent on satisfying his own will regardless of the impact on others. George Gershwin is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Gershwin.
He is enterprising, ambitious and has a strong desire to succeed in a big way. Forever on the lookout for new opportunities and promising new ventures, George Gershwin is willing to take risks if he senses a winner. No matter how much George accomplishes, he never seems to be completely satisfied. George Gershwin always feels that he can do more, and sets his sights on another goal. George Gershwin feels frustrated in limited circumstances, and he will abandon secure and reasonably successful situations if they do not offer challenges and future growth potential. Gershwin likes to keep stretching his limits, to see how far he can go. Sometimes Gershwin overextends himself or promises more than he can actually achieve, due to an overly optimistic or confident assessment of his own capacities. George Gershwin relishes healthy competition and feels that it spurs him on to even greater achievements.
George Gershwin seems to lack determination and has a sense of inferiority. He tends to think negatively about himself and is inclined to downgrade himself. But George Gershwin has strong self-control, accepts hardship well and has the desire to overcome his difficulties.
He makes no effort to hide his feelings and therefore gives others the impression of being moody. Home and family oriented, George Gershwin has strong relationships with his relatives. George wants to be in first place and is not afraid to let his voice be heard.
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 George Gershwin goes about achieving his goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Gershwin's motto.
Indecision and confusion over his ambitions or direction in life may hold George back from achieving anything solid, especially in his early life. He is very much a dreamer and his interests and inclinations may not translate very readily into concrete goals. Personal glory or accomplishment can never be Gershwin's sole motivation or drive in life. Ministering to others in some way may be his calling, however. Alternatively, George Gershwin could use his dreamy, imaginative energies in creative ways - in the arts, music or entertainment.
His career is apt to involve beauty, adornment, the arts or entertainment. His personal charm and appeal are significant factors in his profession as well. George Gershwin is very good at selling and promoting - be it himself, his product or his company.
Often George Gershwin feels like he is being pulled in two directions - what he needs to do to fulfill his long-range ambitions, and what he actually feels like doing. This may make it difficult for George to be constant and consistent in pursuing goals, career aims, etc.
Relationships with women, trying to satisfy family needs, or other emotional attachments sometimes also conflict. Often George Gershwin has to decide on one or another at a given time, rather than try to have both.
George Gershwin tends to be a bit stubborn and wants to achieve his goals at any cost. Gershwin is very independent, resents authority and wants to gain control over others. George Gershwin is capable of extraordinary achievements, but may resort to drastic measures in order to succeed.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Cancer
Mars in 8th house
Mars Square Jupiter
Mars Opposition Moon/Saturn
Mars Opposition Moon/Asc.
MC Conjunct Mercury
Neptune Square MC
Venus Sextile MC
Moon Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Mars/Uranus