drive and ambition
She is non-combative, noncompetitive, and somewhat of a pacifist. Bashkirtseff will give something up rather than fight for it. She may seem weak-willed or ineffectual, for she does not have a powerful ego drive for personal achievement and material advantage, or for winning at the expense of someone else. Being first, being best or being on top does not mean much to Marie Bashkirtseff, and she can be quite happy in a supporting role, working for the benefit of others or for a cause that she believes in. Marie Bashkirtseff is gentle and impressionable and is motivated by less mundane and less tangible things than most other people. She may have difficulty formulating clear, definite personal goals and making her way in the world. Marie has many dreams, high ideals and a strong mystical or religious impulse. Marie Bashkirtseff also has a creative imagination and can successfully apply herself to art or music. Marie Bashkirtseff has a sensitive physique and she needs to maintain good regular health habits in order to build strength and stamina.
Quick-witted and sharp-tongued, Marie Bashkirtseff enjoys arguing, debating, and contesting other people's opinions. She is quite forthright and sometimes tactless. Bashkirtseff can be very convincing about her point of view, but she is prone to a "hard-sell" approach which sometimes backfires. Challenging mental work is a good avenue for Marie's aggressive intellect.
Marie Bashkirtseff has an adventurous, entrepreneurial spirit and the instincts to achieve major success. Competition and rivalry spur Marie Bashkirtseff on to do her best and push past her limits. She enjoys taking initiative and has positive expectations that generate positive results. At times, however, Marie Bashkirtseff is overconfident, cocky and vainglorious. Sports and business are both suitable arenas for Bashkirtseff.
An inner conflict between the desire for greater opportunities and the desire to hold on to safe and predictable circumstances could make Bashkirtseff somewhat discontent. Marie Bashkirtseff longs for changes in her life, but may lack the tenacity to bring them about.
She is able to see her objectives in life very clearly and wants to create her own good fortune. Quite energetic, Marie Bashkirtseff may want to express herself creatively. Inviting good cooperation with others, she is likely to achieve much popularity.
She is rebellious and confident that she can do her own thing and still be accepted by the world around her. Because she is a freedom-lover, Marie Bashkirtseff may find it difficult to relate to others and most of her relationships are likely to be very challenging.
Bashkirtseff dedicates herself wholeheartedly to a cause, makes a great deal of sacrifices and does away with superfluous activities and interests. Others find her approach too severe and are unwilling to go along with Marie Bashkirtseff under the difficult circumstances that she is willing to tolerate. Her determination and capacity for self-denial often help Bashkirtseff get through the rough spots and achieve the goal she is aiming for.
Her role in life is apt to be one of great responsibility and Marie Bashkirtseff takes her tasks very seriously. Certain heaviness weighs on her because of this. She may have been unusually ambitious or mature at a tender age. Marie Bashkirtseff advances and attains her aspirations through dedication and perseverance, rather than fortune.
To achieve her long-range goals and ambitions, the process must be interesting and mentally stimulating, as Bashkirtseff gets bored with work that is not challenging intellectually. Marie Bashkirtseff needs variety and social stimulation as well. One problem she may have is saying the wrong thing at the wrong time, or to the wrong person. Marie needs to watch her words. Her tongue or even her sense of humor can get Marie Bashkirtseff in trouble with superiors at times.
Her drives and ambitions in life may seem crazy or eccentric to the more conservative people Marie knows. There may well be no security or safety net (no retirement pension, no insurance benefits) in the work Marie Bashkirtseff does. She is suited for freelancing, or professions that involve lots of change, innovation, variety, irregular schedules, and the like. Marie Bashkirtseff should expect the unexpected and numerous ups and downs in the course of her life. She may change course often, and try many different things.
Marie Bashkirtseff possesses great zeal and passion for achieving her aspirations in life, and can be something of a fanatic when she sets her sights on a goal. Marie could do research work, psychological investigation, even detective work - anything that involves delving beneath the surface for hidden elements. A great love of mystery and exploring the unknown fuels many of Marie's personal ambitions.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Pisces
Mars in 3rd house
Mars Opposition Jupiter
Mars Opposition Jupiter/Saturn
Mars Opposition Jupiter/MC
Mars Opposition Uranus/Asc.
Saturn Trine Pluto
MC Conjunct Saturn
Mercury Square MC
Uranus Square MC
Pluto Trine MC