drive and ambition
Gummo Marx seesaws between being too pushy, confrontational and insistent on doing things his way, and being too eager to please, without a clear, definite goal of his own. Gummo Marx strives for a balance between acting independently and assertively - and working cooperatively and interdependently with others. He may feel frustrated at times that he cannot simply do what HE wants and that he must always accommodate the needs and desires of others. Or he may feel hesitant to act in a positive, assertive manner if he does not have the support and approval of other people. Either way, he is not a loner. Gummo Marx achieves his goals by collaborating and joining forces with others, by being a team player. He is very concerned with the concept of fairness and becomes quite indignant and vocal if he senses someone is being taken advantage of. Gummo Marx avoids extremism and favors a balanced, moderate approach to living. He is unlikely to push himself too hard or to become fanatically driven to reach his goals.
He has passionate convictions and will fight for them when challenged. Gummo Marx is willing to dedicate a great deal of his energy and force to an important cause, and he will act decisively on his beliefs, rather than simply espousing them.
Sometimes Marx gets so involved and identified with his ideas that he cannot really be receptive to anyone who opposes him philosophically.
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 Gummo Marx achieves his aims in life. Gummo exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Gummo Marx 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. Gummo 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 Marx. However, Gummo Marx has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Marx dreams up creative solutions to problems and takes an imaginative, unusual approach to getting a job done. When difficulties arise, Gummo Marx prefers to avoid conflict and confrontation in favor of more peaceful or subtle methods of resolving problems. Marx finds it satisfying to work in order to help others or for a cause that transcends his own narrow, personal interests. Gummo Marx has an artistic flair and appreciates the colorful, unique or strange.
Gummo Marx 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 Gummo Marx to succeed and to achieve whatever he sets his mind to. Gummo Marx has a strong will, but is usually quiet and understated by nature.
He is an ambitious and vigorous supporter of associations and groups. He is a good team member and works hard for things that he believes in. Gummo Marx is also closely connected with his family and enjoys spending time with them.
He is very sensitive to the inner qualities of sincerity, honesty, integrity and good will. Gummo Marx notices these qualities (or the lack thereof) more quickly than others and brings them up frequently. He is philosophical about life and very perceptive, but may have an exaggerated sense of his own wisdom and depth of understanding of religious, metaphysical, artistic, or intuitive subjects.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in his community can be his. Gummo Marx feels he has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some line of endeavor. Gummo possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Gummo Marx should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
His aspirations in life are apt to be quite unusual, extraordinary, or ahead of their time. Gummo Marx is a nonconformist, insistent on doing things his own way, and he will follow a zigzag course to the fulfillment of his ambitions.
Rebelling against authority seems to be one aspect of his life's plan. Gummo Marx simply cannot force himself into a pre-cast mold of any kind.
He is a bit restless and always seems to be in motion. Gummo Marx probably had the desire to go his own way early in life, wanting to learn from his own mistakes and experiences. His plans for the future are far-reaching and Gummo Marx may choose an unusual career.
He is kind-hearted, social-minded and very popular. Marx knows what he wants and has the necessary confidence to succeed. Future oriented, Gummo Marx lives in the joy of expectation. He is satisfied with himself, is honest and always ready to lend a helping hand.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 9th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars Trine Neptune
Mars Trine Pluto
Mars Opposition Moon/N. Node
Saturn Trine Neptune
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Uranus
MC Conjunct Sun/Uranus
MC Opposition Moon/Jupiter