drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Jason Schwartzman often feels that if he wants something done right he must do it himself, for others do not do as thorough a job as he does. Doing a task well is very important to him, and he may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Jason Schwartzman strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Jason Schwartzman can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that he will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that his efforts will simply not be good enough. He is usually modest and realistic in assessing what he can accomplish and, if anything, Jason Schwartzman underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Schwartzman does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Jason Schwartzman conserves his energy and paces himself so that he does not waste or diffuse his efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit his opportunities. In short, Schwartzman may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is often very difficult for Jason. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Jason Schwartzman lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. On the positive side, Schwartzman can be very unselfish, working more for the benefit of others than for himself.
However, Jason Schwartzman denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
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 Jason Schwartzman achieves his aims in life. Jason exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Jason Schwartzman 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. Jason 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 Schwartzman. However, Jason Schwartzman has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Although he is patient and steady when pursuing an objective, when Jason Schwartzman finally loses patience he loses it completely! In addition to having great tenacity and perseverance, Jason has a daring and rebellious side as well:
He enjoys risky, exciting activities and cannot tolerate too much routine, tedium or inactivity. Unless other factors in his chart suggest staying power and the ability to follow through, Jason Schwartzman may be the person who initiates a new venture but cannot happily participate in the ongoing, sustained effort it requires. "Independent" is Schwartzman's middle name! Jason Schwartzman needs to be a totally free agent, to run his own show. Jason likes to introduce new concepts to people, and then move on.
While Jason Schwartzman is often charged with energy and inspired about what he wants to do (as mentioned earlier), there is a dreamy, visionary, or passive side to him as well. His energy level may fluctuate from being superabundant to rather lax.
Ordinary life often seems drab and uninteresting to Jason and he must have something that stirs his imagination - a vision or ideal or dream to motivate him. Jason Schwartzman has a strong urge to act out his fantasies or to live his dream, and Jason Schwartzman will act where others merely talk or dream. Artistic creation, drama or other areas in which Schwartzman can express himself imaginatively are excellent for him.
Work that only serves his own narrow personal interests does not satisfy Jason Schwartzman. He may lack the competitive edge, the fighting spirit, the "me first" attitude that is often required for material advancement and success. He also tends to either overestimate or underestimate his own power and abilities.
Jason has courage and determination and the ability to sum up a situation quickly. Although somewhat tense and nervous, he takes advantage of his opportunities and act accordingly. Jason Schwartzman could do well in technical fields and his success could come suddenly.
Somewhat self-willed and obstinate, Schwartzman tends to withdraw from everything that he deem unnecessary. He may prefer to be alone and is inclined to cut himself off from other people frequently, resulting in loneliness and depression.
Jason Schwartzman has a tendency to act without having a clear idea of what he wants to do with his life, leading to the wrong conclusions. Jason could also be attracted to the mystical and spiritual and may become interested in studying metaphysical subjects.
Jason Schwartzman's capacity to tolerate tension and ambivalence, compromise, and endure discomfort helps him to confront the challenges and difficulties in life. Remaining steadfast in the midst of crisis or sudden change, as well as knowing when to wait and when to make necessary changes are manifestations of these skills. Jason's timing is usually good.
Schwartzman achieves his objectives and ambitions in life through his personal charm, attractiveness and ability to please others visually and/or emotionally. A career in the arts or entertainment world is possible for Jason Schwartzman. Anything involving sales or promotion, particularly of beautiful or luxurious items, is an area he can flourish in. Vanity or indiscretions in relationships could lead Jason Schwartzman to his downfall.
Jason Schwartzman needs to have a strong spiritual base to his life in order to achieve anything in concrete, objective terms. In other words, fulfilling any ambitions he has for himself will depend upon whether or not Schwartzman feels connected to a higher source. Clarifying his own role or direction in life may take Jason Schwartzman some time, so he is likely to be a "late bloomer" when it comes to external manifestations and success in material terms.
Schwartzman is intensely competitive and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy on the road toward meeting his objectives. Jason Schwartzman may be drawn to activities that are dangerous - in the line of fire, so to speak. He puts himself on the line. Anger or recklessness could be his downfall.
Jason Schwartzman 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. Jason Schwartzman should try to avoid bitterness or comparing his lot to that of others, as this could weaken his resolve.
Jason Schwartzman 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. Jason 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 Jason's personal ambitions.
Schwartzman's profession may be unusual, very innovative and progressive, or outside the "mainstream", providing alternative services or products. Jason's career and rise in the professional arena are marked by a certain uneven, erratic quality. Sudden changes of fortune, unexpected upsets and twists of fate are likely.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 12th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mars Sextile Uranus
Mars aspects Uranus and Neptune
Mars Square Neptune
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
Mars Conjunct Saturn/Asc.
Mars Conjunct Neptune/MC
Saturn Sextile Uranus
MC Conjunct Venus
Neptune Opposition MC
Mars Square MC
Saturn Square MC
Pluto Trine MC
Uranus Quincunx MC