drive and ambition
He is serious about his ambitions, as well as disciplined, dedicated, and tenacious in pursuing his objectives. His drive and energy are directed toward practical material accomplishments and concrete results. Harold Stassen also strives to be in a position of authority and social influence; he enjoys being in command.
Harold Stassen is hard-working and capable of foregoing immediate comfort in order to achieve his long-range goals. Stassen can easily become a workaholic and is very responsible and conscientious about doing a thorough job.
Realistic and pragmatic, he is an excellent strategist. Harold Stassen achieves success by formulating a conservative and workable plan and seeing it through. He is not a gambler when it comes to attaining his goals; Stassen depends on his own efforts and perseverance rather than good fortune. Harold Stassen has a natural shrewdness and instinct for business or organizational management.
He is likely to be known for his drive, energy, ambition and competitive spirit. He is likely to espouse a career based on his ability to take initiative, be a leader, or excel in physical strength and prowess. Harold Stassen most definitely wants to be a winner and will work hard to achieve it.
Harold Stassen has an adventurous, entrepreneurial spirit and the instincts to achieve major success. Competition and rivalry spur Harold Stassen on to do his best and push past his limits. He enjoys taking initiative and has positive expectations that generate positive results. At times, however, Harold Stassen is overconfident, cocky and vainglorious. Sports and business are both suitable arenas for Stassen.
His competitive drive and lofty ambitions (commented upon earlier) feed on either intense spiritual idealism or a rather inflated, grandiose idea of what Harold Stassen can actually accomplish. His energy level is apt to fluctuate from being very high, as noted earlier, to rather low, as mentioned in the following paragraphs.
Unless he has a goal that transcends merely personal gain, Harold Stassen is apt to become deeply discontented, aimless and uncertain of his direction in life. At his best, Harold Stassen will work or fight for a greater cause, and feel fulfilled through serving the greater good. However, should he lack the necessary focus, Stassen could be confused and easily persuaded to do things that are either unethical or simply ineffectual.
Deep, compelling drives that Harold Stassen does not entirely understand are likely to be the source of his rather extraordinary ambitions. He may find that a drive for dominance, power and control stem from the rather problematic and intense relationship Harold had with one or both of his parents. If Harold Stassen is willing to delve deeply into his own fears and inner life and clear away much of the conditioning of his earliest years, he will indeed discover tremendous inner resources which can be used to fuel his rise in the world.
Harold Stassen perseveres through numerous obstacles, frustrations, delays, and setbacks in order to achieve his ambitions in life. Sometimes he may feel as if he were pushing a boulder uphill. Harold Stassen should try to avoid bitterness or comparing his lot to that of others, as this could weaken his resolve.
Happiness and fulfillment in Harold's career are likely because he gives his all to it and will not make the sorts of compromises that others feel compelled to make in order to succeed. Self-expression and being his own person are very important to Stassen.
Harold Stassen's father or another important man in his life is likely to be of tremendous help to him. His relationships with superiors and those in a position to boost his career are usually excellent.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Capricorn
Mars in 10th house
Mars Opposition Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Neptune
Mars Opposition Neptune
Pluto Opposition MC
Saturn Square MC
Sun Trine MC