H. L. Mencken
drive and ambition
H. L. Mencken 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. H. L. Mencken 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. H. L. Mencken 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. H. L. Mencken 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.
Mencken plays vigorously and enjoys competitive games and physical rough-and-tumble activities. Athletics and/or physical activities have great appeal for him. H. L. Mencken takes the initiative in sports and also in romantic relationships: he is ardent in pursuing anything he desires.
H. L. Mencken perseveres through numerous obstacles, frustrations, delays, and setbacks in order to attain his ambitions in life. Sometimes it may feel as if he is pushing a boulder uphill. H. L. Mencken should try to avoid bitterness or comparing his lot to others', as these could weaken his resolve.
Henry has an abundance of energy, drive, and spirit to accomplish just about anything he desires. Much can be accomplished thanks to Henry's single-mindedness and zeal to get things done. Sometimes H. L. Mencken pushes himself too hard without even realizing it, but sometimes even he needs to relax and stop doing. H. L. Mencken has the reputation for being a go-getter and a good worker.
H. L. Mencken possesses great zeal and passion for achieving his aspirations in life, and can be something of a fanatic when he sets his sights on a goal. Henry could do research work, psychological investigation, even detective work - anything that involves delving beneath the surface for hidden elements. A great love of mystery and exploring the unknown fuels many of Henry's personal ambitions.
He is inclined to deem himself irresistible and could give the impression of being a bit snobbish. H. L. Mencken tends to concentrate mostly on himself and expects others to adapt to his wishes. Very creative, Henry also strives to be the best artistically.
Self-confident and very ambitious, H. L. Mencken has unusual abilities to advance himself. He is very career-oriented and inclined to concentrate all of his energies towards his career. H. L. Mencken likes to be in control of everything and is likely to achieve recognition.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 5th house
Saturn Square MC
Mars Trine MC
Pluto Trine MC
MC Opposition Venus/Pluto
MC Opposition Mars/Pluto