drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Michael Owen 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 Owen strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Michael Owen 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 Owen underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Owen does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Michael Owen 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, Owen may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
He is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Michael Owen will forge ahead with his plans regardless of others' reservations. In fact, Owen often feels other people get in his way and he prefers working on his own. Michael is active, assertive, and rather competitive as well.
Michael Owen has a positive, "can-do" attitude and he tackles life's challenges with relish. He is self-confident and has a strong will to succeed, to see how much he can do and how far he can go. No matter what Owen accomplishes, he does not rest on his laurels. Michael wants to keep on going, to do even bigger things. He is proactive, enterprising and enthusiastic about new projects. He is not happy in situations that do not offer him challenges and the potential for future growth - no matter how secure or satisfactory they may seem in other respects. He enjoys competition, but Michael Owen competes mostly with himself, to see how much of his vision and potential he can really achieve. He makes a good leader, inspiring courage and confidence in others. Michael Owen usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
Owen impresses others with his strong individuality and his powerful personality. Michael Owen puts all of his energy into getting ahead and attaining his ambitions and feels no desire to demonstrate his abilities to anyone, but his work is likely to be noticed.
Michael Owen has a tendency to act without having a clear idea of what he wants to do with his life, leading to the wrong conclusions. Michael could also be attracted to the mystical and spiritual and may become interested in studying metaphysical subjects.
In meeting his challenges and difficulties in life, Michael Owen does have allies: his ability to tolerate tension and ambivalence, his ability to compromise, and a capacity to endure discomfort. Remaining steady in the midst of crisis or sudden change is an aspect of this, as well as knowing when to wait and when to make necessary changes. Michael's timing is usually good.
In order to achieve his ambitions in life Michael Owen may well feels that he must make a significant break from his personal past, especially the influences of his childhood environment, his family relationships, or familial traditions. Owen is apt to be the black sheep, or the one who left home and never really returned.
What Michael Owen wants to do in life may seem "off the wall" or "way out in left field" to some people.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving his ambitions are the keys to Michael's progress. Michael Owen is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of his goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
Often Michael Owen feels like he is being pulled in two directions - what he needs to do to fulfill his long-range ambitions, and what he actually feels like doing. This may make it difficult for Michael to be constant and consistent in pursuing goals, career aims, etc.
Relationships with women, trying to satisfy family needs, or other emotional attachments sometimes also conflict. Often Michael Owen has to decide on one or another at a given time, rather than try to have both.
A fast thinker, Michael is able to grasp everything immediately and can come to quick conclusions. Michael Owen thinks about a particular matter acutely and keenly and then acts swiftly. He may lean toward becoming an inventor, a mathematician or physicist.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 1st house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Mars Opposition Sun/MC
Mars Opposition Neptune/MC
Saturn Sextile Uranus
Uranus Opposition MC
Saturn Trine MC
Moon Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Mercury/Uranus