drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Michael Landon 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. Michael Landon strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Michael Landon 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, Michael Landon underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Landon does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Michael Landon 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, Landon may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Michael Landon meets numerous challenges and possibly defeats in pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because Michael has been too rash or intent on working his own will regardless of the impact on others. Michael Landon is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Landon.
He is enterprising, ambitious and has a strong desire to succeed in a big way. Forever on the lookout for new opportunities and promising new ventures, Michael Landon is willing to take risks if he senses a winner. No matter how much Michael accomplishes, he never seems to be completely satisfied. Michael Landon always feels that he can do more, and sets his sights on another goal. Michael Landon feels frustrated in limited circumstances, and he will abandon secure and reasonably successful situations if they do not offer challenges and future growth potential. Landon likes to keep stretching his limits, to see how far he can go. Sometimes Landon overextends himself or promises more than he can actually achieve, due to an overly optimistic or confident assessment of his own capacities. Michael Landon relishes healthy competition and feels that it spurs him on to even greater achievements.
His competitive drive and lofty ambitions (commented upon earlier) feed on either intense spiritual idealism or a rather inflated, grandiose idea of what Michael Landon can actually accomplish. His energy level is apt to fluctuate from being very high, as noted earlier, to rather low, as mentioned in the following paragraphs.
Michael Landon has a very active and fertile imagination and Landon's ambitions are never strictly mundane, practical and concrete. Michael Landon has a strong desire to act out his fantasies, dreams, visions and ideals. Artistic creation, drama, or other areas in which Landon can express himself imaginatively are ideally suited to him. Ordinary life seems drab and uninteresting to Landon, and he needs to have some lofty dream or something grander than his own narrow personal interests to live for. Sometimes Landon may be confused about exactly how and where to direct his energy and he often drifts along rather than making clear decisions about what he wants. Michael Landon has a passive side and at times lacks the will power, physical energy, strength and fighting spirit to achieve his aims.
Michael Landon has a strong need to gain power and he tends to dominate or manipulate other people. But in his push for success, power struggles could also thwart Landon's efforts and he could become the victim of someone else having control over him.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving his ambitions are the keys to Michael's progress. Michael Landon is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of his goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
Michael has two different career paths which appeal to him, and which may at some point be blended. The first has to do with the arts, entertainment, film, or music industry. The other is an involvement in the ministry, social betterment, charity or volunteer work. Michael Landon has a high degree of sensitivity and this compassion is apt to be a key factor in his professional decisions and overall goals in life.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 8th house
Mars Square Jupiter
Mars aspects Jupiter and Neptune
Mars Conjunct Neptune
Mars Conjunct Pluto/MC
Saturn Trine MC
Neptune Sextile MC