Lord Alfred Douglas
drive and ambition
Lord Douglas is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Lord Alfred Douglas has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Alfred finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Lord Alfred Douglas always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Lord Alfred Douglas plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Alfred loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Lord Alfred Douglas tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Alfred is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Lord Alfred Douglas becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
It is not easy for Lord Alfred Douglas to show the world at large his angry or competitive side, but his family sees this side of him more often. Temper tantrums, tumultuous family relationships, or a great deal of competition between Lord Douglas and one or more of his relations, are likely. Lord Alfred Douglas likes to be the one in charge in his home and he puts a lot of energy into making things go his way.
Lord Alfred Douglas has a rather cocky, confident, we-can-do-it attitude that people in his environment pick up on quite readily. Inspiring, motivating, and encouraging others to go out and do their very best is one of Alfred's innate gifts. Lord Alfred Douglas has faith in the power of action and boldness, and enjoys initiating new programs and projects.
Although enterprising and proactive, Lord Alfred Douglas is also capable of ample much self-discipline, patience and effort. He may swing from confidence and trust in the future to pessimism and doubt, when it comes to achieving his aims in life.
Lord Alfred Douglas 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, Lord Alfred Douglas will do it "even if it takes forever". Self-discipline comes naturally to Alfred and he instinctively realizes that any creative achievement is "10% inspiration, 90% perspiration". Lord Douglas chooses practical, realistic goals and pursues them step-by-step in a well-planned, orderly fashion. Lord Alfred Douglas 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.
Alfred has courage and zest for life which can lead to great accomplishments. He uses his will-power constructively and is able to achieve something in life. Alfred has the ability to advance his interests in almost any area.
An intense team-worker, Lord Alfred Douglas is likely to realize plans that he makes in common with others. He may prefer to work with partners rather than alone and could form relationships with others for the purpose of working together.
He is very sensitive to the inner qualities of sincerity, honesty, integrity and good will. Lord Alfred Douglas notices these qualities (or the lack thereof) more quickly than others and brings them up frequently. He is philosophical about life and very perceptive, but may have an exaggerated sense of his own wisdom and depth of understanding of religious, metaphysical, artistic, or intuitive subjects.
Conflicts in his early childhood are apt to be played out in Alfred's later professional life. Unresolved rivalry with a parent or sibling may result in antagonism toward superiors or competitors. If Lord Alfred Douglas can work through some of these past events, he will have even more energy and drive to achieve positive goals.
In some ways Lord Alfred Douglas may feel that he has little choice about his role in society. He is compelled either by unusual external circumstances or by an inner drive, to bring potentially dark, difficult, or taboo issues into public awareness. Alfred delves into the hidden side of life - things which may have been purposefully concealed or repressed - and sheds light on them. Lord Alfred Douglas could come into direct conflict with the authorities or powers-that-be as a result. He is apt to have extraordinary ambitions, and could also become overly zealous and fanatical.
In many ways Alfred'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.
Lord Douglas may enjoy a magically easy road to success and public recognition. Doors open for Lord Alfred Douglas and opportunities abound. He may have more offers than he can follow up on. This is mostly due to his positive and generous attitude. Alfred's ambitions in life may have a spiritual component - based on a concern for social betterment or humanitarian ideals.
Lord Alfred Douglas achieves his professional goals and long-range ambitions through self-discipline, concentration, and climbing the mountain one step at a time. Unlike the lucky few for whom all doors seem to magically open, Alfred has to devise a realistic plan and keep to it diligently in order to succeed. Lord Alfred Douglas will have to pay his dues and endure a few setbacks. Patience is his ally.
His father or grandfather probably influenced Lord Douglas' choice of career, and will back him up - as long as Alfred chooses to follow in their footsteps.
There are two different career paths that appeal to Lord Alfred Douglas, 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. Lord Alfred Douglas 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.
He is strongly attached to his home and family, and harmony in his surroundings and relationships is important to him. Lord Alfred Douglas has a good sense of team work and a strong desire to feel complete oneness with people around him.
He is very generous and his style of life is likely to be grandiose. A very gracious host, Lord Alfred Douglas displays a warm heart and gladness when he meets other people. Alfred has the ability to radiate his inner happiness and show his affection for others.
Lord Alfred Douglas has a very harmonious personality and is likely to be loved by everyone. He seems to radiate love and understanding. Alfred has a sense of beauty, appreciates art and likes beautiful surroundings.
He is subject to frequent mood swings and tends to lose courage quickly. Lord Alfred Douglas is inclined to vacillate between idealistic and materialistic objectives and could end up feeling confused and lost. Because he considers himself weak and ineffectual, Alfred may no longer feel like advancing.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 4th house
Mars Sextile Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mars Trine Saturn
Mars Conjunct Sun/Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Mercury/N. Node
Saturn Trine Neptune
Mars Opposition MC
Pluto Square MC
Venus Trine MC
Jupiter Trine MC
Saturn Sextile MC
Neptune Sextile MC
MC Opposition Moon/N. Node
MC Opposition Venus/Jupiter
MC Opposition Venus/Asc.
MC Conjunct Saturn/Neptune