drive and ambition
He is a "busy bee" - energetic, restless, and forever on the go. His active mind is always buzzing with ideas and Lionel sometimes finds it difficult to relax, slow down or take the time to reflect and regroup. Lionel Barrymore tends to live on nervous energy. He can accomplish a great deal in short bursts, but projects that require long-term commitment, stamina and steady, persistent effort are not easy for Barrymore. Lionel Barrymore often scatters his energies into so many directions and activities at once that he cannot finish or follow through on all of them. He needs variety, change and intellectual challenges.
Lionel Barrymore has a sharp and eager mind, and he enjoys games and competitions with an intellectual challenge. Lionel likes to match wits with others.
Barrymore often achieves his desires through his verbal skill and his ability to speak out clearly and convincingly for what he wants. His drive and energy are more intellectual than physical. Lionel Barrymore uses his wit, intelligence, communication skills, social sophistication and awareness to achieve his goals.
Lionel Barrymore encounters numerous challenges and possibly defeats in the pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because Lionel has been too rash or intent on satisfying his own will regardless of the impact on others. Lionel Barrymore is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Barrymore.
Lionel Barrymore feels benevolent and well disposed to his friends and acquaintances and he finds pleasant cooperation with them. Barrymore displays an attitude of supportive kindness to the people around him and may also have a strong desire to live in a beautiful home.
He is capable of overcoming tremendous odds, and of enormous self-discipline and focus. When Lionel Barrymore sets his sights on achieving something or is presented with a thorny challenge, it is his capacity for streamlining, making do with very little and sailing through tough times that enables Lionel Barrymore to ultimately triumph.
Barrymore may not feel like he has to work very hard or strive to achieve, either because he comes from a very comfortable background, or because inner contentment and satisfaction are more important to him than outward accomplishment. Lionel Barrymore could be quite successful in real estate, agriculture, or anything involving land.
Indecision and confusion over his ambitions or direction in life may hold Lionel back from achieving anything solid, especially in his early life. He is very much a dreamer and his interests and inclinations may not translate very readily into concrete goals. Personal glory or accomplishment can never be Barrymore's sole motivation or drive in life. Ministering to others in some way may be his calling, however. Alternatively, Lionel Barrymore could use his dreamy, imaginative energies in creative ways - in the arts, music or entertainment.
His resistance and stamina are inclined to be a bit low and Lionel Barrymore 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 Gemini
Mars in 8th house
Mars Opposition Jupiter/Asc.
Saturn Sextile Pluto
Jupiter Opposition MC
Neptune Square MC
MC Conjunct Neptune/Asc.