drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Mikhail Baryshnikov 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. Mikhail Baryshnikov strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Mikhail Baryshnikov 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, Mikhail Baryshnikov underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Baryshnikov does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Mikhail Baryshnikov 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, Baryshnikov may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Mikhail Baryshnikov expects to work hard for anything he accomplishes and he has no patience for people who do not pull their own weight. Work is a passion for Mikhail at times, and he pushes himself too hard. Baryshnikov can also be too demanding of the people he works with.
If his energy is not invested in a job or career, Mikhail Baryshnikov can become fanatical about his health, and may exercise or "work out" vigorously and perhaps excessively.
Working with others seems to make Baryshnikov happy and he is likely to be a much sought colleague or co-worker. Mikhail Baryshnikov has a need to establish many relationships and he enjoys open communication with his contacts.
Mikhail Baryshnikov has a healthy balance of idealism, optimism and vision for the future on the one hand, and a realistic sense of what can actually be achieved on the other hand. His judgment and business sense are usually quite sound. Mikhail possesses patience and the ability to accept limitations and frustrations on the path toward achieving his goals.
Older, more experienced individuals or mentors are likely to play a significant and beneficial role in Mikhail's life.
Mikhail Baryshnikov's capacity to tolerate tension and ambivalence, compromise, and endure discomfort helps him to confront the challenges and difficulties in life. Remaining steadfast in the midst of crisis or sudden change, as well as knowing when to wait and when to make necessary changes are manifestations of these skills. Mikhail's timing is usually good.
Indecision and confusion over his ambitions or direction in life may hold Mikhail back from achieving anything solid, especially in his early life. He is very much a dreamer and his interests and inclinations may not translate very readily into concrete goals. Personal glory or accomplishment can never be Baryshnikov's sole motivation or drive in life. Ministering to others in some way may be his calling, however. Alternatively, Mikhail Baryshnikov could use his dreamy, imaginative energies in creative ways - in the arts, music or entertainment.
His career is apt to involve beauty, adornment, the arts or entertainment. His personal charm and appeal are significant factors in his profession as well. Mikhail Baryshnikov is very good at selling and promoting - be it himself, his product or his company.
Baryshnikov may well have an unusual destiny or pivotal role to play in a drama that involves much more than his own personal ambitions and professional aims. This could involve uncovering secrets, bringing deception, cruelty, or injustice to light, or making fundamental changes in a given field. Mikhail's work may also involve life and death issues, crises and emergencies. Somewhere along the way, fate may force Baryshnikov's hand - and it may require some self-sacrifice on his part. On the other hand, his real work may be rather subtle - a quiet transformation of a particular area or field. Mikhail Baryshnikov is destined for in-depth work.
His public image is important to Mikhail Baryshnikov and he comes across in a confident way. He is very ambitious, strives for material gains and aims for wealth and possessions. Baryshnikov will achieve much popularity because of his harmonious and happy demeanor.
Mikhail has the ability to unite his own individuality with his community and considers other people's feelings as important as his. Baryshnikov works with others in successful cooperation and harmony and is a very good partner or colleague.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 6th house
Mars Opposition Jupiter/N. Node
Jupiter Trine Saturn
Saturn Sextile Uranus
Neptune Square MC
Venus Sextile MC
Pluto Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Sun/Jupiter
MC Opposition Mars/N. Node