drive and ambition
Dowd is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Johnny Dowd has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Johnny finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Johnny Dowd always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Johnny Dowd plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Johnny loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Johnny Dowd tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Johnny is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Johnny Dowd becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
Dowd is attracted to feisty, dynamic, strong-willed people, and he seems to need a lot of fireworks in his personal relationships. Johnny Dowd can be very combative, or get involved with people who are. Ideally Johnny will join with people who are energetic and ambitious, but not too domineering or aggressive.
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 Johnny Dowd achieves his aims in life. Johnny exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Johnny Dowd 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. Johnny 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 Dowd. However, Johnny Dowd has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
When Johnny Dowd wants something, he goes after it with passionate zeal and is sometimes so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Johnny gets so deeply involved in whatever he is pursuing that he becomes one-sided, even fanatical. Strong-willed and stubborn, Johnny Dowd insists on having his way no matter the cost. He is fascinated with power. Dowd often tries to overpower anything or anyone he perceives as an obstacle, if not physically, then by the force of his will. Dowd can be ruthless and impersonal when it comes to achieving his ambitions and goals in life. Johnny Dowd has enormous energy and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement. Dowd can also become a compulsive workaholic.
Johnny has courage and zest for life which can lead to great accomplishments. He uses his will-power constructively and is able to achieve something in life. Johnny has the ability to advance his interests in almost any area.
He is very inspirational, but may lack the energy to put his ideas into action. Johnny Dowd is inclined to feel tired a lot and may not have enough push to follow through. Dowd can be rebellious at times, but he knows his limits.
Johnny Dowd has a good team-spirit and intensely works together with his colleagues. He may join an organization or association that fights for upholding common issues and principles. Dowd is likely to accomplish more as a team.
His desire for a beautiful home, a comfortable, pleasing lifestyle, and time to relax and enjoy himself may well be the motivation for going out into the world and trying to achieve outward success. Johnny Dowd may seesaw at times between his professional drives and desire for status, and the appeal of a rich personal life and home comforts.
Dowd is intensely competitive, and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy, on his way to gaining his objectives. Johnny Dowd could 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.
Johnny Dowd 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 Dowd should try to avoid bitterness or comparing his lot to others', as these could weaken his resolve.
Johnny Dowd appears to be a friendly host to everyone and knows how to create a pleasant atmosphere in his surroundings. His feelings of love are very deep and Johnny is likely to have a loving family and a home filled with happiness.
A big dreamer, Johnny Dowd loves comfort and is likely to promote human welfare. But Dowd could be somewhat of a fortune-hunter, likes to speculate, and has a tendency to squander his money. Johnny Dowd is always hopeful and does not take life too seriously.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 7th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars Conjunct Pluto
Mars Opposition Sun/Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Uranus/Neptune
Mars Opposition N. Node/MC
Venus Opposition MC
Mars Square MC
Saturn Square MC
MC Opposition Venus/N. Node
MC Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune