drive and ambition
She is a "busy bee" - energetic, restless, and forever on the go. Her active mind is always buzzing with ideas and Lena sometimes finds it difficult to relax, slow down or take the time to reflect and regroup. Lena Horne tends to live on nervous energy. She can accomplish a great deal in short bursts, but projects that require long-term commitment, stamina and steady, persistent effort are not easy for Horne. Lena Horne often scatters her energies into so many directions and activities at once that she cannot finish or follow through on all of them. She needs variety, change and intellectual challenges.
Lena Horne has a sharp and eager mind, and she enjoys games and competitions with an intellectual challenge. Lena likes to match wits with others.
Horne often achieves her desires through her verbal skill and her ability to speak out clearly and convincingly for what she wants. Her drive and energy are more intellectual than physical. Lena Horne uses her wit, intelligence, communication skills, social sophistication and awareness to achieve her goals.
Lena Horne often buys things on impulse and she can be reckless with her material resources and money. Lena has certain possessions that she is extremely attached to and possessive of.
Lena Horne puts her heart and soul into everything she does. She is very industrious and usually acts according the way she feels. Lena Horne learns through her emotions and it is important that she trust her feelings and her hunches.
Horne is able to combine her vision with sharp perception and intellect, and therefore her actions are guided by common sense. Lena has great verbal ability and the gift of inserting her comments at the right time, but she may find it hard to stop talking.
Lena has the patience and the stamina to realize her visions and bring them down to earth, a fine balance between hard work and realism, and a positive, hopeful spirit. Lena Horne grows by adhering to systems and plans, and taking one step at a time. Overnight success or instant enlightenment is not what Horne aims for. Her patient, well-balanced approach gives Lena Horne credibility with many different types of people, and she is likely to acquire an excellent reputation for being able to do big things without overreaching or becoming pretentious.
Her ambitions and long-range goals in life are apt to be personal, subjective and related to inner development or inner satisfaction. The recognition of others or significant accomplishments in material or public terms are quite secondary to Lena.
A great deal of Horne's energy, attention, and fulfillment may be somehow related to her home, family or heritage.
Deep, compelling drives that Lena Horne does not entirely understand are likely to be the source of her rather extraordinary ambitions. She may find that a drive for dominance, power and control stem from the rather problematic and intense relationship Lena had with one or both of her parents. If Lena Horne is willing to delve deeply into her own fears and inner life and clear away much of the conditioning of her earliest years, she will indeed discover tremendous inner resources which can be used to fuel her rise in the world.
Her professional goals and long-range ambitions may be vague and difficult for Lena Horne to define for quite a long time. This is partly due to the fact that they are not very conventional, concrete, or worldly. Lena is apt to have more of a spiritual vocation or calling. Healing, counseling, the ministry, music, art - or some combination thereof - may well be part of her role in life. On the other hand, Lena Horne may simply be confused and lack professional ambition.
She is very conscious of her purpose or objective in life and she is ambitious with a strong desire to succeed. Her leadership ability is apparent to everyone and Lena Horne does not take a back seat to anyone.
Lena Horne has a lot of energy and is determined and ambitious in the pursuit of her goals. But she has a tendency to change her aims or objectives frequently, is quite restless, and always ready and excited to start something new.
Her perseverance and endurance give Lena Horne the power to overcome a lot of difficulties in life. She is able to carry her lot with dignity and without complaints, but may literally work herself to death; Lena wants to work until she takes her last breath!
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Gemini
Mars in 2nd house
Mars Opposition Moon/MC
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Jupiter
Jupiter Sextile Saturn
Sun Opposition MC
Pluto Opposition MC
Neptune Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Sun/Pluto
MC Conjunct Moon/Uranus
MC Opposition Mars/Saturn