drive and ambition
Johnny Carson seesaws between being too pushy, confrontational, and insistent on doing things his way, and being too eager to please, without a clear, definite goal of his own. Johnny Carson strives for a balance between acting independently and assertively - and working cooperatively and interdependently with others. He may feel frustrated at times that he cannot simply do what HE wants to, that he must always accommodate the needs and desires of others. Or he may feel hesitant to act in a positive, assertive manner if he does not have the support and approval of other people. Either way, he is not a loner. Johnny Carson achieves his goals by collaborating and joining forces with others, by being a team player. He is very concerned with the concept of fairness and becomes quite indignant and vocal if he senses someone is being taken advantage of. Johnny Carson avoids extremism and favors a balanced, moderate approach to living. He is unlikely to push himself too hard or to become fanatically driven to reach his goals.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is very often difficult for Johnny. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Johnny Carson lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. Positively, Carson can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for himself.
However, Johnny Carson 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 enterprising, ambitious, and has a strong desire to succeed in a big way. Ever on the lookout for new opportunities and promising new ventures, Johnny Carson is willing to take risks if he senses that something is going to be a winner. No matter how much Johnny accomplishes, he never seems to be completely satisfied. He always feels he can do more, and sets his sights on another goal. Johnny Carson feels frustrated in limited circumstances, and he will leave secure and reasonably successful situations if they do not offer challenges and potential for growth and expansion in the future. Johnny likes to keep stretching his limits, to see how far he can go. Sometimes Carson overextends himself or promises more than he can actually achieve, due to an overly optimistic or overly confident assessment of his own capacities. Johnny Carson relishes healthy competition and he feels that it spurs him on to even greater achievements.
Johnny Carson has a powerful will and when he wants something, he pursues it passionately and relentlessly until he achieves it. He may be so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Johnny Carson often becomes compulsive, even obsessed, with doing or achieving something, no matter what the costs or how hard he must work for it. His forcefulness may be veiled or subtle, for often he does not reveal his real aims and intentions to others until they cross him. Intense power struggles and relationships with a strong dominance/submissiveness theme are likely. Johnny has enormous energy reserves, and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement if he uses his energies for constructive purposes.
Johnny Carson has a great talent for organizing projects and the ability to inspire others with his enthusiasm. Having the urge to achieve, Johnny Carson is capable of tremendous effort and uses all the energy at his disposal to gain success with his objectives.
Johnny has the patience and the stamina to realize his visions and bring them down to earth, a fine balance between hard work and realism, and a positive, hopeful spirit. Johnny Carson grows through following systems and plans, and taking one step at a time. Overnight success or instant enlightenment is not what Carson aims for. His patient, well-balanced approach gives Johnny Carson credibility with many different types of people, and he is apt to gain an excellent reputation for being able to do big things without overreaching or becoming pretentious.
Carson dedicates himself wholeheartedly to a cause, makes a great deal of sacrifices and does away with superfluous activities and interests. Others find his approach too severe and are unwilling to go along with Johnny Carson under the difficult circumstances that he is willing to tolerate. His determination and capacity for self-denial often help Carson get through the rough spots and achieve the goal he is aiming for.
To achieve his long-range goals and ambitions, the process must be interesting and mentally stimulating, as Carson gets bored with work that is not challenging intellectually. Johnny Carson needs variety and social stimulation as well. One problem he may have is saying the wrong thing at the wrong time, or to the wrong person. Johnny needs to watch his words. His tongue or even his sense of humor can get Johnny Carson in trouble with superiors at times.
Johnny Carson perseveres through numerous obstacles, frustrations, delays, and setbacks in order to attain his ambitions in life. Sometimes it may feel as if he is pushing a boulder uphill. Johnny Carson should try to avoid bitterness or comparing his lot to others', as these could weaken his resolve.
In many ways Johnny's rise in the world is an easy one, aided by his personal charm and attractiveness, his ability to please people, and his excellent social instincts. Artistic ambitions are also an aspect of this.
His profession could involve physical strength and prowess, such as athletics, fire fighting, law enforcement, or the military. Johnny Carson would never be happy in a quiet, sit-down job. Vigorous competition and strenuous work are undoubtedly key components of both what Johnny Carson does and how he achieves his long-range goals.
Often Johnny Carson feels like he is being pulled in two directions - what he needs to do to fulfill his long-range ambitions, and what he actually feels like doing. This may make it difficult for Johnny to be constant and consistent in pursuing goals, career aims, etc.
Relationships with women, trying to satisfy family needs, or other emotional attachments sometimes also conflict. Often Johnny Carson has to decide on one or another at a given time, rather than try to have both.
Johnny wants very much to be in a position to be able to positively influence and help many people. However, he may believe that he has to sacrifice his idealism or convictions in order to attain his ambitions. At times his desire for prominence, popularity, or stature may make Johnny Carson do things that put him in a dubious situation with his superiors.
Johnny Carson strives to be at one with others, but somehow is not able to synchronize his feelings or viewpoints with them. Feeling disappointed, Johnny may prefer a life in seclusion and away from other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 12th house
Mars Square Jupiter
Mars Square Pluto
Mars Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
Jupiter Sextile Saturn
Saturn Trine Pluto
Mercury Square MC
Saturn Square MC
Venus Trine MC
Mars Sextile MC
Moon Quincunx MC
Jupiter Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Neptune/N. Node