drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Jonathan Aitken 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. Jonathan Aitken strives for accuracy, efficiency, and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Jonathan Aitken 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, Jonathan Aitken underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Aitken does apply himself diligently in some area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he master skills and develop expertise.
Jonathan Aitken 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, Aitken may not aim high enough and settle for too little in life.
He is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Jonathan Aitken will forge ahead with his plans regardless of others' reservations. In fact, Aitken often feels other people get in his way and he prefers working on his own. Jonathan is active, assertive, and rather competitive as well.
Jonathan Aitken has a rather cocky, confident, we-can-do-it attitude which people in his environment pick up on quite readily. Inspiring, motivating, and encouraging others to go out and do their very best is one of Jonathan's innate gifts. Jonathan Aitken has faith in the power of action and boldness, and enjoys imitating new programs and projects.
He is willing to fight his own battles and does not depend on others for support and encouragement. Jonathan Aitken has a tendency to think somewhat critically though, which could lead to arguments and quarrels.
His efforts to do something are likely to be half-hearted. Jonathan Aitken tends to get discouraged easily and may lack an incentive to work. His sexual drive also may be somewhat low and Aitken tends to be averse to physical exertion in general.
His communication is likely to be clear and concise and Jonathan Aitken expresses himself in a way that is easily understood. Aitken stands up for his rights and tells people how he feels about things, but may find it difficult to compromise.
Jonathan Aitken seems to be compelled to defend his rights and may be subject to angry upsets or quarrels in his relationships. At times Jonathan Aitken could be the force behind the scenes and may be attracted to some kind of secret mission, such as a secret agent.
His aspirations in life are apt to be quite unusual, extraordinary, or ahead of their time. Jonathan Aitken is a nonconformist, insistent on doing things his own way, and he will follow a zigzag course to the fulfillment of his ambitions.
Rebelling against authority seems to be one aspect of his life's plan. Jonathan Aitken simply cannot force himself into a pre-cast mold of any kind.
Jonathan Aitken really wants to leave his mark on the world in some way, to achieve stature and recognition for his contributions, and he is not willing to take a back seat - at least not for very long. In order to achieve his aims, though, Jonathan Aitken will have to compromise and "give" more than he may be willing to. Thus, conflicts with others, particularly important men in his life, may arise. To accomplish his goals, Jonathan may have to put aside some of his self-centeredness, and learn from these men! However, Jonathan Aitken may also be required at some point to make a break in order to stand on his own and fulfill his own destiny.
Jonathan Aitken has a spiritual gift or vocation which colors his personal ambitions and drive for achievement. Helping people or serving the Whole is part of his role in life. Music, the arts, entertainment, and/or using imagery, visualization, or imagination can be aspects of Jonathan's work in the world.
Jonathan has an aptitude for detective or research work, or any field that involves digging beneath the surface for the hidden elements. An interest in psychology, hypnosis, and utilizing subconscious forces or subliminal messages may well be a key factor in his career.
Whatever his choice of profession, Jonathan Aitken is apt to feel a sense of inner mission about it and may pursue it with great zeal and intensity.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 1st house
Mars Sextile Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Sun/Mercury
Mars Conjunct Sun/Neptune
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Asc.
Mars Conjunct Neptune/Asc.
MC Conjunct Uranus
Sun Square MC
Neptune Trine MC
Pluto Sextile MC