drive and ambition
He is non-combative, noncompetitive, and something of a pacifist. Madden will give something up rather than fight for it. He may seem weak-willed or ineffectual, for he does not have a strong ego drive for personal achievement and material advantage, or for winning at the expense of someone else. Being first, being best, being on top does not mean much to Joel Madden, and he can be quite happy in a supporting role, working for the benefit of others or for a cause that he believes in. Joel Madden is gentle and impressionable and is motivated by less mundane and less tangible things than most other people. He may have difficulty formulating clear, definite personal goals and making his way in the world. Joel has many dreams, high ideals, and a strong mystical or religious impulse. Joel Madden also has a creative imagination and can successfully apply himself to art or music. Joel Madden has a sensitive physique and he needs to maintain good regular health habits in order build strength and stamina.
He has passionate convictions and will fight for them when challenged. Joel Madden is willing to dedicate a great deal of his energy and force to an important cause, and he will act decisively on his beliefs, rather than simply espousing them.
Sometimes Madden gets so involved and identified with his ideas that he cannot really be receptive to anyone who opposes him philosophically.
Joel Madden struggles with feelings of discouragement, self-doubt, and the sense that life is an uphill battle all the time. He is also prone to squelch himself, especially any aggressive or angry feelings. This can lead to chronic resentment and bitterness which actually undermines his goal far more than openly expressing his anger would.
Positively, Joel Madden is capable of immense patience, endurance, and quiet steady efforts to attain his goals and desires. Joel Madden seems to have to work very hard, and without much outside help. But if he can avoid a negative attitude about this, and "keep on keeping on", Madden will achieve something substantial. He is much more effective working for someone else also.
Joel has many artistic talents as well as the ability and creative energy to express them. He may lean more toward practical arts such as utility objects made artistically or working with metal. Joel Madden is also quite passionate and enjoys physical activity.
Joel Madden has a great talent for organizing projects and the ability to inspire others with his enthusiasm. Having the urge to achieve, Joel Madden is capable of tremendous effort and uses all the energy at his disposal to gain success with his objectives.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in his community can be his. Joel Madden feels he has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some line of endeavor. Joel possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Joel Madden should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
Joel Madden has a powerful drive for achievement, and a career in athletics, or some other very vigorous, challenging, active work that appeals to him. He is apt to push himself very hard, trying to outdo the competition. When possible, Madden likes to work independently, blazing trails for others to follow. Impatience, recklessness, or a too ego-centered approach to success could be his downfall. (Knowing Joel Madden, however, he is apt to get right back up!)
Indecision and confusion over his ambitions or direction in life may hold Joel back from achieving anything solid, especially in his early life. He is very much a dreamer and his interests and inclinations may not translate very readily into concrete goals. Personal glory or accomplishment can never be Madden's sole motivation or drive in life. Ministering to others in some way may be his calling, however. Or Joel Madden could use his dreamy, imaginative energies in creative ways - the arts, music or entertainment field.
Madden 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 some field. Joel's work may also include dealing with life and death situations, crises, and emergencies. Somewhere along the way, fate may force Madden'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. Joel Madden is meant to do in-depth work.
Joel Madden has a clear view of his aim in life and plans a course of action very thoroughly and decisively. He pursues his objectives with great assurance, gladly accepts responsibility, and he loves to work because Madden likes what he does.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Pisces
Mars in 9th house
Mars Opposition Saturn
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Mars Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Mars
Neptune Square MC
Pluto Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Sun/Mars