drive and ambition
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has a warrior's attitude - decisive, courageous, and bold. Kareem tends to always crave action, even when waiting for an opportune moment or not doing anything at all would actually be effective in the long-term. He absolutely cannot tolerate being passive or even patient about getting what he wants. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar feels that it is up to him to take the initiative and he pursues his goal or desire very aggressively.
He is also self-reliant, in that he does not depend on others to do things for him or help him along, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is often irritated when other people offer advice or direction. Cooperation rarely comes easily to him. He is willful and can be quite oblivious to others' desires or feelings when he is pursuing something he wants. He is highly competitive, enjoys a challenge or a good fight, and may be downright pugnacious at times. Abounding in energy and enthusiasm at the start of a new venture, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar needs a very positive response and encouragement in order to sustain his interest throughout. If a project is not successful from the start, he is liable to drop it and move on to something else rather than rework or refine it. He has a strong desire to blaze new trails and put his own twist to things. Abdul-Jabbar can discover, invent and initiate new things, but he is impatient and may lack the stamina and perseverance needed see a long-term project through.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar expects to work hard for anything he accomplishes and he has no patience for people who do not pull their own weight. Work is a passion for Kareem at times, and he pushes himself too hard. Abdul-Jabbar can also be too demanding of the people he works with.
If his energy is not invested in a job or career, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar can become fanatic about his health, and may exercise or "work out" vigorously and perhaps excessively.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has the gift of endurance and perseverance, as well as the willingness to work hard to achieve his objectives. Once he decides he wants something or makes a commitment, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will do it "even if it takes forever". Self-discipline comes naturally to Kareem and he instinctively realizes that any creative achievement is "10% inspiration, 90% perspiration". Abdul-Jabbar chooses practical, realistic goals and pursues them step-by-step in a well-planned, orderly fashion. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar likes to concentrate on one thing at a time and he does a thorough job. He enjoys working in solitude, and often feels he does his best work when he is alone.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has a great talent for organizing projects and the ability to inspire others with his enthusiasm. Having the urge to achieve, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is capable of tremendous effort and uses all the energy at his disposal to gain success with his objectives.
His role in life is apt to be one of great responsibility and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 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. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar advances and attains his aspirations through dedication and perseverance, rather than fortune.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 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, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 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, Kareem may have to put aside some of his self-centeredness, and learn from these men! However, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar may also be required at some point to make a break in order to stand on his own and fulfill his own destiny.
Fluidity of speech and thought, and using intellectual gifts or communicative skills to achieve his ambitions in life are featured. Convincing, selling, persuading, reasoning, bringing ideas into public awareness are also part of Abdul-Jabbar's professional life.
Kareem has an abundance of energy, drive, and spirit to accomplish just about anything he desires. Much can be accomplished thanks to Kareem's single-mindedness and zeal to get things done. Sometimes Kareem Abdul-Jabbar pushes himself too hard without even realizing it, but sometimes even he needs to relax and stop doing. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has the reputation for being a go-getter and a good worker.
Abdul-Jabbar may seem to have a magically easy road to success and public recognition. Doors open for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and opportunities abound. He may have more offers than he can follow up on. Mostly this is due to a positive and generous attitude on his part. Kareem's ambitions in life may have a spiritual component - based on a concern for social betterment or humanitarian ideals.
He is very enterprising and may look upon his work as his mission in life. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is secure in his knowledge of himself and knows where he is headed. Very confident, Abdul-Jabbar is able to make fortuitous decisions and his endeavors are likely to have a successful outcome.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Aries
Mars in 6th house
Mars Trine Saturn
Mars Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
MC Conjunct Saturn
Sun Square MC
Mercury Trine MC
Mars Trine MC
Jupiter Trine MC
MC Opposition Mars/Jupiter