drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Marcel Cerdan often feels that if he wants something done right he must do it himself, for others do not do as thorough a job as he does. Doing a task well is very important to him, and he may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Marcel Cerdan strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Marcel Cerdan can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that he will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that his efforts will simply not be good enough. He is usually modest and realistic in assessing what he can accomplish and, if anything, Marcel Cerdan underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Cerdan does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Marcel Cerdan conserves his energy and paces himself so that he does not waste or diffuse his efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit his opportunities. In short, Cerdan may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Cerdan is attracted to feisty, dynamic, strong-willed people, and he seems to need a lot of fireworks in his personal relationships. Marcel Cerdan can be very combative, or get involved with people who are. Ideally Marcel will join with people who are energetic and ambitious, but not too domineering or aggressive.
Unlike some who have hopes and fantasies, Cerdan is a person who tries to live out these dreams, no matter how impractical or fantastic they seem. Marcel Cerdan has a quixotic, idealistic streak. He may be more inspired to work for some higher cause than simply for his own personal achievement.
Marcel Cerdan has a powerful will and when he wants something, he pursues it passionately and relentlessly until he achieves it. He may be so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Marcel Cerdan often becomes compulsive, even obsessed, with doing or achieving something, no matter what the costs or how hard he must work for it. His forcefulness may be veiled or subtle, for often Cerdan does not reveal his real aims and intentions to others until they cross him. Intense power struggles and relationships with a strong dominance/submissiveness theme are likely to erupt. Marcel Cerdan has enormous energy reserves, and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement if he uses his energies for constructive purposes.
Cerdan impresses others with his strong individuality and his powerful personality. Marcel Cerdan puts all of his energy into getting ahead and attaining his ambitions and feels no desire to demonstrate his abilities to anyone, but his work is likely to be noticed.
His self-control tends to be a bit weak and Marcel Cerdan seems to crave excitement. He is subject to sudden changes and seeks emotional freedom. His wants and needs tend to be different than those around him and others may think he is crazy because of his impulsive actions.
Happiness and fulfillment in Marcel's career are likely, because he gives his all to it and will not make the sorts of compromises that others feel compelled to make in order to succeed. Self-expression and being his own person are very important to Cerdan.
Enormous aid is apt to come to Marcel Cerdan through his father or another important man in his life. His relationships with superiors and those in a position to boost his career are usually excellent.
Marcel Cerdan has a spiritual gift or vocation which colors his personal ambitions and drive for achievement. Helping people or serving the Whole is part of his role in life. Music, the arts, entertainment, and/or using imagery, visualization, or imagination can be aspects of Marcel's work in the world.
His profession could involve physical strength and prowess, such as athletics, fire fighting, law enforcement, or the military. Marcel Cerdan would never be happy in a quiet, sit-down job. Vigorous competition and strenuous work are undoubtedly key components of both what Marcel Cerdan does and how he achieves his long-range goals.
Sometimes his emotional or romantic interests detract Marcel Cerdan from his professional progress and the achievement of his long-range goals. Friendship with colleagues and especially superiors may be lacking, or prove to be a detriment to Cerdan in a roundabout way. It seems that Marcel must choose either business or pleasure - work or love. These two arenas simply do not go together very well for him.
Marcel wants very much to be in a position to be able to positively influence and help many people. However, he may believe that he has to sacrifice his idealism or convictions in order to attain his ambitions. At times his desire for prominence, popularity, or stature may make Marcel Cerdan do things that put him in a dubious situation with his superiors.
Cerdan may well have an unusual destiny or pivotal role to play in a drama that involves much more than his own personal ambitions and professional aims. This could involve uncovering secrets, bringing deception, cruelty, or injustice to light, or making fundamental changes in some field. Marcel's work may also include dealing with life and death situations, crises, and emergencies. Somewhere along the way, fate may force Cerdan's hand - and it may require some self-sacrifice on his part. On the other hand, his real work may be rather subtle - a quiet transformation of a particular area or field. Marcel Cerdan is meant to do in-depth work.
He is very generous and his style of life is likely to be grandiose. A very gracious host, Marcel Cerdan displays a warm heart and gladness when he meets other people. Marcel has the ability to radiate his inner happiness and show his affection for others.
He is very ambitious, diligent and industrious and seems to be blessed with a good dose of luck. Marcel Cerdan tends to succeed with his objectives on a big scale and can expect advantages, advancements and promotions in his occupation.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 7th house
Mars Sextile Neptune
Mars Square Pluto
Mars Conjunct Sun/MC
Mars Opposition Moon/Uranus
Sun Trine MC
Neptune Trine MC
Mars Sextile MC
Venus Quincunx MC
Jupiter Quincunx MC
Pluto Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Venus/Jupiter
MC Opposition Jupiter/Pluto