drive and ambition
She is a perfectionist and has high standards for her own work. Linda Darnell often feels that if she wants something done right she must do it herself, for others do not do as thorough a job as she does. Doing a task well is very important to her, and she may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Linda Darnell strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and she becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Linda Darnell can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that she will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that her efforts will simply not be good enough. She is usually modest and realistic in assessing what she can accomplish and, if anything, Linda Darnell underestimates herself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Darnell does apply herself diligently in a given area, she gradually gains self-confidence as she masters skills and develops expertise.
Linda Darnell conserves her energy and paces herself so that she does not waste or diffuse her efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit her opportunities. In short, Darnell may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
She is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Linda Darnell will forge ahead with her plans regardless of the reservations of others. In fact, Darnell often feels other people get in her way and she prefers to work on her own. Linda is active, assertive and rather competitive as well.
Darnell is able to do her work and take responsibility for overcoming her own problems and challenges in life, while at the same time being open to spiritual comfort, aid and guidance. A good balance between being well grounded and being receptive to spirit or the inner world works in Linda's favor. Enjoying simplicity and cultivating peace enables Linda Darnell to evolve and work through her challenges.
Darnell is intensely competitive and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy on the road toward meeting her objectives. Linda Darnell may be drawn to activities that are dangerous - in the line of fire, so to speak. She puts herself on the line. Anger or recklessness could be her downfall.
In many ways Linda's rise in the world is an easy one, aided by her personal charm and attractiveness, her ability to please people and her excellent social instincts. Artistic ambitions are another manifestation of such.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable and steady dedication to achieving her ambitions are the keys to Linda's progress. Linda Darnell is apt to move slowly but surely in the direction of her goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 1st house
Saturn Sextile Neptune
Mars Square MC
Venus Trine MC
Saturn Trine MC