Although Mary-Louise Parker appears quite pleasant, agreeable and prepared to compromise for the sake of harmony (as described on the previous page), she also has a strong need to shine and express her own opinions. Mary-Louise has the potential to be a great leader, manager, coach or teacher.
Proud and intensely individual, Mary-Louise Parker really wants to stand out, to be the very best she can be, and to be recognized and appreciated for her unique contributions. Doing something well and being respected for it is extremely important to her, and she cannot tolerate being relegated to the background, taking orders from others, or being "just one of the team". Mary-Louise Parker must put her personal stamp on whatever she does, and direct her own course in life. Mary-Louise Parker needs to have a place where she can shine, express herself creatively, and be the one in charge.
Mary-Louise has big dreams and the determination, spirit, vitality and enthusiasm to realize them. Mary-Louise Parker also has a noble, romantic heart, and a love of the dramatic, colorful, and extravagant.
For Mary-Louise Parker, it is true that "the entire world's a stage" and she secretly (or perhaps not so secretly) desires to be the star or hero of the play. Mary-Louise wants to be great and to receive the love and applause of an adoring audience, even if the "audience" is just one other special person. She needs someone to believe in her and her dreams. Though Parker appears radiantly self-confident and independent, she is actually very dependent on the affirmation, love and recognition of others. She cannot bear going unnoticed or unappreciated.
Mary-Louise Parker also loves wholeheartedly and generously and really knows how to make the person she loves feel special. Mary-Louise Parker loves the magic of "being in love" and knows how to keep the romance alive in her relationships. She is also immensely loyal and will defend her loved ones and stand by them to the end - as long as they never offend her pride or betray her trust. However, Mary-Louise Parker likes to be the strong one in her relationships and she really does not share the leading role very easily. Ideally, Mary-Louise needs to find a person who is as strong-willed as she is, but who will not try to dominate or compete with her.
Parker's strengths are her zest and love for life, her creative power and her warm and generous heart. Her primary fault is her tendency to be very egocentric, and so concerned with the impression she is making and with her own creative self-expression that she forgets there is another, larger world that does not revolve around her.
Her career, reputation, and public image are very important to Parker. Mary-Louise Parker has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy her; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Mary-Louise Parker may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Mary-Louise is extremely sensitive and imaginative, and she can get lost in her dreams, fantasies and visions. She is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits, as well as to the world of color, beauty, and emotion. Mary-Louise Parker is also drawn to mysticism and she has deep spiritual aspirations and yearnings. Gentle and peace loving, Parker may lack the will and competitive spirit needed to make her way in the world. She is often impractical and may seek to avoid or escape the harsh realities of life.
With her charm and outgoing personality Mary-Louise Parker has no trouble attracting people and she enjoys pleasant and congenial relationships with them. She may choose social contact with generous or wealthy people and would prefer to live in a beautiful home.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Leo
Sun in Leo
Sun in 10th house
Sun Square Neptune
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.