drive and ambition
Joseph Cotten is extremely strong-willed and he pursues his goals and desires with passionate dedication and determination. He is capable of total concentration and tremendous discipline, and he is very difficult to influence or sway once his mind is made up. When Joseph Cotten wants something, Cotten can be very one-sided and almost obsessed with it. He is very instinctive and does not always consciously know why he feels as strongly and deeply as he does.
He also tends to be secretive and unwilling to reveal his aims and intentions, and the intensity of his will and desire may not initially be apparent to others. However, Cotten is very forceful in a quiet and subtle way. Joseph Cotten often manipulates or forces his will upon other people, without being overtly aggressive. He is not interested in confrontation but he is a formidable foe if he encounters opposition or aggression. Joseph is courageous and has a rather primitive, raw side as well.
Cotten plays vigorously and enjoys competitive games and physical rough-and-tumble activities. Athletics and/or physical activities have great appeal for him. Joseph Cotten takes the initiative in sports and also in romantic relationships: he is ardent in pursuing anything he desires.
Joseph Cotten has an adventurous, entrepreneurial spirit and the instincts to achieve major success. Competition and rivalry spur Joseph Cotten on to do his best and push past his limits. He enjoys taking initiative and has positive expectations that generate positive results. At times, however, Joseph Cotten is overconfident, cocky and vainglorious. Sports and business are both suitable arenas for Cotten.
He is very sensitive to the inner qualities of sincerity, honesty, integrity and good will. Joseph Cotten 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.
In meeting his challenges and difficulties in life, Joseph Cotten does have allies: his ability to tolerate tension and ambivalence, his ability to compromise, and a capacity to endure discomfort. Remaining steady in the midst of crisis or sudden change is an aspect of this, as well as knowing when to wait and when to make necessary changes. Joseph's timing is usually good.
His role in life is apt to be one of great responsibility and Joseph Cotten takes his tasks very seriously. Certain heaviness weighs on him because of this. He may have been unusually ambitious or mature at a tender age. Joseph Cotten advances and attains his aspirations through dedication and perseverance, rather than fortune.
Joseph Cotten 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 Joseph's work in the world.
Joseph's profession is apt to involve communications, language, carrying messages, sales, speaking, or teaching - put simply, getting ideas across. A great deal of social involvement, networking, and personnel skills also play a significant part in his professional role.
He is attracted to careers which are somewhat unusual, creative, or avant-garde, and which offer Joseph Cotten a maximum amount of freedom and independence. The nine-to-five routine is really not his cup of tea. Joseph may make his living in diversified ways rather than focusing on one specific area or talent, and he is happiest when he can create a place in the world for his unique combination of different talents and interests. It is hard and unnatural for Joseph Cotten to try to fit himself into a ready-made mold.
A fast thinker, Joseph is able to grasp everything immediately and can come to quick conclusions. Joseph Cotten thinks about a particular matter acutely and keenly and then acts swiftly. He may lean toward becoming an inventor, a mathematician or physicist.
Self-confident and very ambitious, Joseph Cotten has unusual abilities to advance himself. He is very career-oriented and inclined to concentrate all of his energies towards his career. Joseph Cotten likes to be in control of everything and is likely to achieve recognition.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Scorpio
Mars in 5th house
Mars Opposition Jupiter
Saturn Trine Neptune
Saturn Sextile Uranus
MC Conjunct Saturn
Neptune Trine MC
Mercury Sextile MC
Uranus Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
MC Opposition Mars/Pluto