drive and ambition
Leslie Grantham has a warrior's attitude - decisive, courageous, and bold. Leslie 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. Leslie Grantham 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 Leslie Grantham 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, Leslie Grantham 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. Grantham 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.
Leslie Grantham often buys things on impulse and he can be reckless with his material resources and money. Leslie has certain possessions that he is extremely attached to and possessive of.
Leslie Grantham has a strong sense of mission and instinctively knows that in order to achieve anything great, one must eliminate superfluous activities and give oneself wholly to the task at hand. His zeal, enthusiasm and clarity of purpose enable Leslie Grantham to succeed and to achieve whatever he sets his mind to. Leslie Grantham has a strong will, but is usually quiet and understated by nature.
Leslie has many artistic talents as well as the ability and creative energy to express them. He may lean more toward practical arts such as utility objects made artistically or working with metal. Leslie Grantham is also quite passionate and enjoys physical activity.
He is rebellious and confident that he can do his own thing and still be accepted by the world around him. Because he is a freedom-lover, Leslie Grantham may find it difficult to relate to others and most of his relationships are likely to be very challenging.
He may have to overcome something in his background or personal past in order to achieve his long-range goals and ambitions. Sometimes Leslie Grantham may feel pulled in two different directions - what others expect of him or what he needs to do in order to progress versus what his old conditioning or his emotional predisposition would have him do. Overcoming the pull of the past is the key.
In many ways Leslie's rise in the world is an easy one, aided by his personal charm and attractiveness, his ability to please people and his excellent social instincts. Artistic ambitions are another manifestation of such.
Leslie Grantham possesses great zeal and passion for achieving his aspirations in life, and can be something of a fanatic when he sets his sights on a goal. Leslie could do research work, psychological investigation, even detective work - anything that involves delving beneath the surface for hidden elements. A great love of mystery and exploring the unknown fuels many of Leslie's personal ambitions.
There are two different career paths that appeal to Leslie Grantham, and they may merge at some point. The first has to do with the arts, entertainment, film, or the music industry. The second involves the ministry, social betterment, charity or volunteer work. Leslie Grantham has a high degree of sensitivity and this compassion is likely to be a key factor in his professional decisions and overall goals in life.
Achieving his professional objectives or advancing in his career often requires considerable sacrifice on Leslie's part. Specifically, Leslie Grantham often feels that he must deny or at least compromise some very essential aspect of his in order to succeed professionally, protect his reputation, or what have you - and this is something Grantham may or may not be willing to do. Pure, unrestrained self-expression may well be more important to him than "going places" in a worldly sense. This is not to say Leslie Grantham will not progress or succeed, only that he will do it on his own terms.
He tends to deem himself irresistible and may give the impression of being a bit snobbish. Leslie Grantham tends to concentrate mostly on himself and expects others to adapt to his wishes. Leslie is very creative and strives to be the best artistically.
His perseverance and endurance give Leslie Grantham the power to overcome a lot of difficulties in life. He is able to carry his lot with dignity and without complaints, but may literally work himself to death; Leslie wants to work until he takes his last breath!
His resistance and stamina are inclined to be a bit low and Leslie Grantham tends to be easily influenced by others. He may leave himself open to being corrupted by others and should guard against involvement in situations that he may later regret.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Aries
Mars in 2nd house
Mars Trine Pluto
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Mars Conjunct Uranus/Asc.
Moon Square MC
Venus Trine MC
Pluto Trine MC
Neptune Sextile MC
Sun Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Venus/Pluto
MC Opposition Mars/Saturn
MC Conjunct Neptune/Asc.