drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Jeff Buckley 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. Jeff Buckley strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Jeff Buckley 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, Jeff Buckley underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Buckley does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Jeff Buckley 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, Buckley may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Jeff Buckley often buys things on impulse and he can be reckless with his material resources and money. Jeff has certain possessions that he is extremely attached to and possessive of.
Jeff Buckley 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 Buckley's goal far more than openly expressing his anger would.
On the positive side, Jeff Buckley is capable of immense patience, endurance and tireless effort in order to attain his goals and desires. Jeff Buckley seems to have to work very hard, and without much outside help. However, if he can avoid a negative attitude and keep "plugging along", Buckley will achieve something substantial. Moreover, he is much more effective when working for someone else.
Although he is patient and steady when pursuing an objective, when Jeff Buckley finally loses patience he loses it completely! In addition to having great tenacity and perseverance, Jeff has a daring and rebellious side as well:
Dynamic, self-willed, and fiercely independent, he has extraordinary drive and energy. When Jeff Buckley wants something, he wants it this very minute, and he acts quickly, impulsively and decisively. His impatience inclines Jeff Buckley to be abrupt with people and reckless. He needs a great deal of personal freedom to do things in his own way and does not happily conform to schedules, rules or regimes imposed by others. He is intolerant of authority and can be very rebellious. He is very frank with others, sometimes brutally so. Jeff Buckley may have an explosive temper. High-strung and often nervous and tense, Jeff finds it difficult to slow down, pace himself or relax. Jeff Buckley is always on the go. He is restless, daring and experimental.
While Jeff Buckley 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.
Unlike some who have hopes and fantasies, Buckley is a person who tries to live out these dreams, no matter how impractical or fantastic they seem. Jeff Buckley has a quixotic, idealistic streak. He may be more inspired to work for some higher cause than simply for his own personal achievement.
When Jeff Buckley wants something, he goes after it with passionate zeal and is sometimes so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Jeff gets so deeply involved in whatever he is pursuing that he becomes one-sided, even fanatical. Strong-willed and stubborn, Jeff Buckley insists on having his way no matter the cost. He is fascinated with power. Buckley often tries to overpower anything or anyone he perceives as an obstacle, if not physically, then by the force of his will. Buckley can be ruthless and impersonal when it comes to achieving his ambitions and goals in life. Jeff Buckley has enormous energy and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement. Buckley can also become a compulsive workaholic.
His nature tends to be rather impatient and combative. Often subjected to circumstances beyond his control, Jeff Buckley frequently feels frustrated and should avoid violent encounters and dangerous activities that could lead to accidents, if he is not careful.
He is very sensitive to the inner qualities of sincerity, honesty, integrity and good will. Jeff Buckley 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.
Buckley relates to others with great feeling and empathy and is able to feel out the mood of people so that he can appeal to their deepest emotional concerns. Jeff Buckley is likely to build his personal relationships on a spiritual basis.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 2nd house
Mars Opposition Saturn
Mars aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mars Conjunct Uranus
Mars aspects Uranus and Neptune
Mars Sextile Neptune
Mars Conjunct Pluto
Mars Conjunct Uranus/Pluto
Saturn Trine Neptune
MC Opposition Moon/Asc.