drive and ambition
He is a "busy bee" - energetic, restless, and forever on the go. His active mind is always buzzing with ideas and Harry sometimes finds it difficult to relax, slow down or take the time to reflect and regroup. Harry Belafonte tends to live on nervous energy. He can accomplish a great deal in short bursts, but projects that require long-term commitment, stamina and steady, persistent effort are not easy for Belafonte. Harry Belafonte often scatters his energies into so many directions and activities at once that he cannot finish or follow through on all of them. He needs variety, change and intellectual challenges.
Harry Belafonte has a sharp and eager mind, and he enjoys games and competitions with an intellectual challenge. Harry likes to match wits with others.
Belafonte often achieves his desires through his verbal skill and his ability to speak out clearly and convincingly for what he wants. His drive and energy are more intellectual than physical. Harry Belafonte uses his wit, intelligence, communication skills, social sophistication and awareness to achieve his goals.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is often very difficult for Harry. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Harry Belafonte lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. On the positive side, Belafonte can be very unselfish, working more for the benefit of others than for himself.
However, Harry Belafonte denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
Harry Belafonte struggles with feelings of discouragement, self-doubt, and the sense that life is a constant uphill battle. He is also prone to suppressing his feelings - especially aggressive or angry ones. This could lead to chronic resentment and bitterness, which actually undermines Belafonte's goal far more than openly expressing his anger would.
On the positive side, Harry Belafonte is capable of immense patience, endurance and tireless effort in order to attain his goals and desires. Harry Belafonte seems to have to work very hard, and without much outside help. However, if he can avoid a negative attitude and keep "plugging along", Belafonte will achieve something substantial. Moreover, he is much more effective when working for someone else.
His efforts to do something are likely to be half-hearted. Harry Belafonte tends to get discouraged easily and may lack an incentive to work. His sexual drive also may be somewhat low and Belafonte tends to be averse to physical exertion in general.
He is inclined to rely on other people and expects too much from them, leaving Harry Belafonte with a feeling of being short changed frequently. Always looking for an easy way out, Belafonte tends to sit back hoping for his ship to come in.
Harry Belafonte is likely to receive much publicity and popularity through his professional pursuits, for he has a way of winning the hearts and trust of many people. Harry has an instinct for what the masses will respond to emotionally, and this sense of what other people want enables him to succeed in sales, promotion, and so on. His career could also involve protecting and caring for people, and nurturing them in some capacity.
Belafonte may well have an unusual destiny or pivotal role to play in a drama that involves much more than his own personal ambitions and professional aims. This could involve uncovering secrets, bringing deception, cruelty, or injustice to light, or making fundamental changes in a given field. Harry's work may also involve life and death issues, crises and emergencies. Somewhere along the way, fate may force Belafonte's hand - and it may require some self-sacrifice on his part. On the other hand, his real work may be rather subtle - a quiet transformation of a particular area or field. Harry Belafonte is destined for in-depth work.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Gemini
Mars in 12th house
Mars Opposition Saturn
Mars Conjunct Sun/Neptune
Mars Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune
MC Conjunct Moon
Pluto Quincunx MC