drive and ambition
Menounos is proud and ambitious and she strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what she is. Maria Menounos has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Maria finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and she hates being wrong; Maria Menounos always insists that she is right!
She is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Maria Menounos plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, she sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Maria loves admiration and applause, and she has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Maria Menounos tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of her self-confidence, Maria is able to accomplish a great deal, but if her confidence is ever undermined, Maria Menounos becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
Maria Menounos expects to work hard for anything she accomplishes and she has no patience for people who do not pull their own weight. Work is a passion for Maria at times, and she pushes herself too hard. Menounos can also be too demanding of the people she works with.
If her energy is not invested in a job or career, Maria Menounos can become fanatic about her health, and may exercise or "work out" vigorously and perhaps excessively.
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 Maria Menounos achieves her aims in life. Maria exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what she desires. She meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Maria Menounos 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. Maria 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 Menounos. However, Maria Menounos has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Maria has courage and determination and the ability to sum up a situation quickly. Although somewhat tense and nervous, she takes advantage of her opportunities and act accordingly. Maria Menounos could do well in technical fields and her success could come suddenly.
She is quite passionate, loves children, and is inclined to wish for a large family. In fact, Maria Menounos is likely to become completely bound up in her marriage and family life.
Maria Menounos has a great talent for organizing projects and the ability to inspire others with her enthusiasm. Having the urge to achieve, Maria Menounos is capable of tremendous effort and uses all the energy at her disposal to gain success with her objectives.
Maria has an abundance of energy, drive, and spirit to accomplish just about anything she desires. Much can be accomplished thanks to Maria's single-mindedness and zeal to get things done. Sometimes Maria Menounos pushes herself too hard without even realizing it, but sometimes even she needs to relax and stop doing. Maria Menounos has the reputation for being a go-getter and a good worker.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving her ambitions are the keys to Maria's progress. Maria Menounos is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of her goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
Her mind and feeling work together harmoniously and her ability to convince and lead others comes out of her deepest inner self. An independent thinker, Maria Menounos forms her own judgments and opinions. In relationships Menounos seeks out people with whom she can feel a soul-link.
Very community spirited, Maria Menounos has a strong sense of belonging when she is with other people. Maria likes to establish deep relationships with others and always strive for close cooperation with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 6th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
Mars Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Mars Conjunct Jupiter/Pluto
Mars Trine MC
Saturn Trine MC
MC Opposition Moon/Mercury
MC Conjunct N. Node/Asc.