drive and ambition
She is serious about her ambitions, as well as disciplined, dedicated, and tenacious in pursuing her objectives. Her drive and energy are directed toward practical material accomplishments and concrete results. Margaret Mead also strives to be in a position of authority and social influence; she enjoys being in command.
Margaret Mead is hard-working and capable of foregoing immediate comfort in order to achieve her long-range goals. Mead can easily become a workaholic and is very responsible and conscientious about doing a thorough job.
Realistic and pragmatic, she is an excellent strategist. Margaret Mead achieves success by formulating a conservative and workable plan and seeing it through. She is not a gambler when it comes to attaining her goals; Mead depends on her own efforts and perseverance rather than good fortune. Margaret Mead has a natural shrewdness and instinct for business or organizational management.
Asserting herself and being direct and forceful about what she wants is very often difficult for Margaret. Though she may have a great deal of energy and drive, Margaret Mead lacks confidence or simply the desire to put herself and her interests first. Positively, Mead can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for herself.
However, Margaret Mead denies her own desires and needs too much, and she is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage her finest efforts.
Margaret Mead has a positive, "can-do" attitude and she tackles life's challenges with relish. She is self-confident and has a strong will to succeed, to see how much she can do and how far she can go. No matter what Mead accomplishes, she does not rest on her laurels. Margaret wants to keep on going, to do even bigger things. She is proactive, enterprising and enthusiastic about new projects. She is not happy in situations that do not offer her challenges and the potential for future growth - no matter how secure or satisfactory they may seem in other respects. She enjoys competition, but Margaret Mead competes mostly with herself, to see how much of her vision and potential she can really achieve. She makes a good leader, inspiring courage and confidence in others. Margaret Mead usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
Although enterprising and proactive, Margaret Mead is also capable of ample much self-discipline, patience and effort. She may swing from confidence and trust in the future to pessimism and doubt, when it comes to achieving her aims in life.
She is very serious about attaining her goals and feels that keeping her nose to the grindstone is the only way to do it. It is by working hard, keeping up her efforts and focusing on a single objective that Margaret Mead achieves her aims in life. Margaret exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what she desires. She meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Margaret Mead feels that she must rely on herself alone and that she must shoulder all of the responsibility. She can be a harsh disciplinarian, expecting far too much of herself and others. Margaret often holds herself back, doubting her own power and ability. She may feel that she meets great resistance whenever she tries to assert herself or take initiative, which is very frustrating to Mead. However, Margaret Mead has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
She is intensely willful and can create trouble for herself by rather unconsciously forging ahead, without realizing that she is trampling over people. Sometimes, if Margaret Mead cannot get what she wants directly, she will try to dominate, manipulate, or seek power in a covert, subtle sort of way.
She enjoys life and is capable of feeling and experiencing everything deeply. Her sense of love and eroticism is strong and Margaret Mead has a fondness for children, whom she will treat tenderly and affectionately.
An inner conflict between the desire for greater opportunities and the desire to hold on to safe and predictable circumstances could make Mead somewhat discontent. Margaret Mead longs for changes in her life, but may lack the tenacity to bring them about.
Margaret Mead feels benevolent and well disposed to her friends and acquaintances and she finds pleasant cooperation with them. Mead displays an attitude of supportive kindness to the people around her and may also have a strong desire to live in a beautiful home.
Somewhat self-willed and obstinate, Mead tends to withdraw from everything that she deem unnecessary. She may prefer to be alone and is inclined to cut herself off from other people frequently, resulting in loneliness and depression.
Margaret Mead tends to want to take the easy road to success, and unless other factors in her chart suggest a capacity for effort or a lot of energy, laziness could interfere with achieving whatever ambitions Mead has. She tends to gain her objectives through her personal charm and appeal. Margaret Mead also possesses a fine aesthetic sense which could be a prominent factor in her career.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Capricorn
Mars in 12th house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars Quincunx Pluto
Mars Conjunct Sun/Venus
Mars Conjunct Jupiter/Saturn
Mars Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.
Mars Conjunct Saturn/Asc.
Venus Square MC