drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Martin Lawrence 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. Martin Lawrence strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Martin Lawrence 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, Martin Lawrence underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Lawrence does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Martin Lawrence 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, Lawrence may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Martin Lawrence often buys things on impulse and he can be reckless with his material resources and money. Martin has certain possessions that he is extremely attached to and possessive of.
Martin Lawrence struggles with feelings of discouragement, self-doubt, and the sense that life is a constant uphill battle. He is also prone to suppressing his feelings - especially aggressive or angry ones. This could lead to chronic resentment and bitterness, which actually undermines Lawrence's goal far more than openly expressing his anger would.
On the positive side, Martin Lawrence is capable of immense patience, endurance and tireless effort in order to attain his goals and desires. Martin Lawrence seems to have to work very hard, and without much outside help. However, if he can avoid a negative attitude and keep "plugging along", Lawrence will achieve something substantial. Moreover, he is much more effective when working for someone else.
Although he is patient and steady when pursuing an objective, when Martin Lawrence finally loses patience he loses it completely! In addition to having great tenacity and perseverance, Martin has a daring and rebellious side as well:
Dynamic, self-willed, and fiercely independent, he has extraordinary drive and energy. When Martin Lawrence wants something, he wants it this very minute, and he acts quickly, impulsively and decisively. His impatience inclines Martin Lawrence to be abrupt with people and reckless. He needs a great deal of personal freedom to do things in his own way and does not happily conform to schedules, rules or regimes imposed by others. He is intolerant of authority and can be very rebellious. He is very frank with others, sometimes brutally so. Martin Lawrence may have an explosive temper. High-strung and often nervous and tense, Martin finds it difficult to slow down, pace himself or relax. Martin Lawrence is always on the go. He is restless, daring and experimental.
When Martin Lawrence wants something, he goes after it with passionate zeal and is sometimes so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Martin gets so deeply involved in whatever he is pursuing that he becomes one-sided, even fanatical. Strong-willed and stubborn, Martin Lawrence insists on having his way no matter the cost. He is fascinated with power. Lawrence often tries to overpower anything or anyone he perceives as an obstacle, if not physically, then by the force of his will. Lawrence can be ruthless and impersonal when it comes to achieving his ambitions and goals in life. Martin Lawrence has enormous energy and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement. Lawrence can also become a compulsive workaholic.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in his community can be his. Martin Lawrence feels he has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some line of endeavor. Martin possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Martin Lawrence should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in his career, as well as how Martin Lawrence goes about achieving his goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Lawrence's motto.
His professional goals and long-range ambitions may be vague and difficult for Martin Lawrence to define for quite a long time. This is partly due to the fact that they are not very conventional, concrete, or worldly. Martin is apt to have more of a spiritual vocation or calling. Healing, counseling, the ministry, music, art - or some combination thereof - may well be part of his role in life. On the other hand, Martin Lawrence may simply be confused and seemingly not ambitious at all in the professional realm.
Martin has confidence in himself and a healthy self-assured attitude. He makes up his own mind and has a clear idea of where he is headed. Martin Lawrence does not feel the need for recognition from others, but is likely to receive recognition anyway.
Martin Lawrence has a sense of beauty and a good understanding of art. He enjoys beautiful things and has the ability to put his feelings into words. There is a light-hearted way about Martin Lawrence, and he has a tendency to emulate the momentary ideals of beauty.
Martin Lawrence comes across like a person of respect and may give the impression of being unapproachable. Martin has a strong desire to establish himself; he wants to acquire property, a fortune, as well as a symbol of status.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 2nd house
Mars Opposition Saturn
Mars aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mars Conjunct Uranus
Mars Conjunct Pluto
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Mercury
Neptune Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Sun/Mercury
MC Conjunct Mercury/Venus
MC Conjunct Jupiter/Saturn