drive and ambition
Mike Todd has a warrior's attitude - decisive, courageous, and bold. Mike tends to always crave action, even when waiting for an opportune moment or not doing anything at all would actually be effective in the long-term. He absolutely cannot tolerate being passive or even patient about getting what he wants. Mike Todd feels that it is up to him to take the initiative and he pursues his goal or desire very aggressively.
He is also self-reliant, in that he does not depend on others to do things for him or help him along, and Mike Todd is often irritated when other people offer advice or direction. Cooperation rarely comes easily to him. He is willful and can be quite oblivious to others' desires or feelings when he is pursuing something he wants. He is highly competitive, enjoys a challenge or a good fight, and may be downright pugnacious at times. Abounding in energy and enthusiasm at the start of a new venture, Mike Todd needs a very positive response and encouragement in order to sustain his interest throughout. If a project is not successful from the start, he is liable to drop it and move on to something else rather than rework or refine it. He has a strong desire to blaze new trails and put his own twist to things. Todd can discover, invent and initiate new things, but he is impatient and may lack the stamina and perseverance needed see a long-term project through.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is very often difficult for Mike. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Mike Todd lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. Positively, Todd can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for himself.
However, Mike Todd denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
Patience is not one of his strong virtues and Mike Todd does what needs to be done impetuously and hastily, leading to great potential for accidents. Mike Todd also has a streak of rebellion in him that could bring disputes and arguments with those around him.
His nature tends to be rather impatient and combative. Often subjected to circumstances beyond his control, Mike Todd frequently feels frustrated and should avoid violent encounters and dangerous activities that could lead to accidents, if he is not careful.
Todd is intensely competitive, and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy, on his way to gaining his objectives. Mike Todd could be drawn to activities that are dangerous, in the line of fire, so to speak. He puts himself on the line. Anger or recklessness could be his downfall.
The road to success, professional advancement, and fulfillment of his long-range goals is apt to be easier and smoother for Mike Todd than for many. Partly this is due to getting a great deal of support - financial, emotional, or both. Probably someone early in his life really believed in Mike and had high expectations for him. Mike Todd contributes to his own success by having large goals, and by including, helping and enlisting the aid of friends and others in reaching those goals. A lack of selfishness or pettiness is a great boon to him. Whatever Mike Todd does is apt to be expansive and eventually quite prosperous.
He is sensitive to everything around him and soaks up experiences like a sponge. Mike Todd must avoid becoming depressed when things do not go his way. Todd also needs to overcome being somewhat timid and to build up his own self-image.
Mike Todd tends to have a very deep soul-life and a great need for deep spiritual understanding and truth. Mike has the ability to open himself up to the spiritual dimensions and what he may learn could prove to be of permanent value to him.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Aries
Mars in 12th house
Mars Conjunct Sun/Uranus
Mars Conjunct Uranus/Pluto
Mars Square MC
Jupiter Sextile MC
MC Opposition Sun/Neptune
MC Opposition Neptune/Pluto