Although it may seem that she is just patiently plodding along, Julia Louis-Dreyfus is actually quite shrewd and has a clear purpose in mind. She is far more astute and ambitious than her rather gentle, forbearing manner (described in the previous chapter) would suggest.
Serious, disciplined and quietly ambitious, she is driven to prove herself and to achieve material accomplishments and success. Her work, her position in the world, and her contributions to society are very important to Louis-Dreyfus. Julia Louis-Dreyfus will persevere through enormous hardship and frustration in order to reach a goal she has set for herself, and she often sacrifices much in the area of personal relationships and home life in order to do so.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a thoughtful, quiet and self-contained disposition and does not readily show her inner feelings and needs. Julia Louis-Dreyfus seems to always be in control, capable, efficient and strong. She is often the person in the family or group who is given more responsibility (and more work) than the others. She is highly conscientious and even as a child she possessed great maturity, soberness, and worldly wisdom.
She is basically a pragmatic realist, and though she may have all sorts of dreams, ideals and colorful theories, she feels that the ultimate test of a concept is its practical usefulness. Julia has an innate shrewdness and business sense, and there is a bit of the cynic in her as well.
She is clear-headed, detached and objective, and is not swayed by emotional dramatics. She is often authoritarian - strictly fair, but without mercy. Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a great respect for tradition and even if she does not agree with certain laws, she will abide by them or strive to change them, but never flagrantly disregard them. Cautious and conservative, Julia Louis-Dreyfus plays by the rules.
She is subtle, understated, quiet, deep, not easy to get to know intimately, and never superficial. She is a modest person and sometimes overly self-critical. Giving herself (and others) permission to feel, play, be spontaneous and silly, and sometimes weak and vulnerable is not easy for Louis-Dreyfus.
Louis-Dreyfus' strong points are her depth and thoroughness, patience, tenacity and faithfulness. Her faults are a tendency to be rigid and inflexible, and too serious.
Her career, reputation, and public image are very important to Louis-Dreyfus. Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy her; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Julia Louis-Dreyfus may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus tends to see things from her perspective only and to be rather subjective. She also enjoys talking and expressing her views but does not always listen as well. Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and she needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
She is blessed with abundant optimism, self-confidence and cheerful generosity. Her good will and friendliness win her many allies. Julia Louis-Dreyfus also has grand visions and aspirations, and the desire to succeed in life in a big way. Julia expects the best, and usually gets it.
However she also has a more somber side, which keeps Louis-Dreyfus' optimism from becoming ungrounded or overblown. Julia Louis-Dreyfus tends to seesaw between her faith, vision and high aspirations, and her caution and realism (or fear!). She cannot and does not rely on good luck or grace alone, and she accepts the need for hard work. Her skeptical or "somber" side is described below.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a mature and often somber demeanor. She is serious, reserved, self-disciplined, highly responsible and conscientious. She progresses rather slowly in life, through her own efforts and persistence. She is also rather stern and judgmental, especially with herself. Cautious and careful, it is difficult for her to really let go, be spontaneous and playful. Julia likes to be in control of herself.
Although she takes herself and her responsibilities seriously, there is also a part of Julia Louis-Dreyfus that rebels against rules and restrictions and the need to contend with outside authority. Louis-Dreyfus can feel torn between conforming to the rules or fulfilling her obligations, and breaking free of them. Her wilder side will now be described.
At times Julia Louis-Dreyfus may feel an uncontrollable urge to radically alter her direction in life, or to act in ways that seem eccentric or at least highly uncharacteristic of her. When her life is becoming too predictable, Julia may do something to upset the status quo, sometimes without realizing why or how she is doing this. These impulses may seem at odds with her conscious intent and desires for herself, and can be unsettling. However, there is a streak of unconventionality and creative genius in Julia Louis-Dreyfus which needs to be expressed now and then.
Julia has artistic talents and interests and appreciates art in many forms. Julia Louis-Dreyfus could become an actor and she has good judgment of the real value of things. Louis-Dreyfus has an affectionate nature with a cheerful disposition and strong feelings of love.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus probably has great intellectual ability and curiosity. Julia never seem to run out of ideas and always welcomes the study of new subjects, the more abstract the better. But she also has the basic sense to translate abstract ideas into practical reality.
Louis-Dreyfus is very thorough and takes her time thinking things through. She enjoys games that require a lot of concentration and thought, like chess for example. Julia Louis-Dreyfus also could find traveling very rewarding.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Taurus and Sun in Capricorn
Sun in Capricorn
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Conjunct Jupiter
Sun aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Sun Conjunct Saturn
Sun aspects Saturn and Uranus
Sun Quincunx Uranus
Sun Conjunct Moon/Venus
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Jupiter
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Saturn