drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Nick Carter 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. Nick Carter strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Nick Carter 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, Nick Carter underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Carter does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Nick Carter 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, Carter may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
He is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Nick Carter will forge ahead with his plans regardless of others' reservations. In fact, Carter often feels other people get in his way and he prefers working on his own. Nick is active, assertive, and rather competitive as well.
Nick Carter 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 Carter accomplishes, he does not rest on his laurels. Nick 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 Nick Carter 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. Nick Carter usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
His self-control tends to be a bit weak and Nick Carter seems to crave excitement. He is subject to sudden changes and seeks emotional freedom. His wants and needs tend to be different than those around him and others may think he is crazy because of his impulsive actions.
He is likely to feel depressed frequently and has a strong desire to overcome it, but may not be able to count on much support from others. Nick Carter tends to separate himself from others and he feels like being expelled from society.
Nick Carter has a tendency to act without having a clear idea of what he wants to do with his life, leading to the wrong conclusions. Nick 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, Nick Carter 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. Nick's timing is usually good.
Nick has grand aspirations and may be inordinately ambitious at times. That is, he is apt to be discontent with small successes and to feel like a failure unless he achieves extraordinary things. Nick Carter should avoid get-rich-quick schemes which promise tremendous returns for little energy expenditure. Even if they do seem to succeed, Carter's ideals and values could be compromised.
Happiness and fulfillment in Nick's career are likely, because he gives his all to it and will not make the sorts of compromises that others feel compelled to make in order to succeed. Self-expression and being his own person are very important to Carter.
Enormous aid is apt to come to Nick Carter through his father or another important man in his life. His relationships with superiors and those in a position to boost his career are usually excellent.
Nick has the ability to concentrate, but he is inclined to be wrapped up entirely in his own ideas. Although he has a tendency to think too much, Nick Carter thinks out the consequences of his actions ahead of time and learns the lessons well from his experiences.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 1st house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Moon/Uranus
Mars Conjunct Saturn/N. Node
Mars Opposition Neptune/MC
Saturn Sextile Uranus
Jupiter Square MC
Sun Trine MC
MC Opposition Mercury/Saturn