drive and ambition
Rubirosa is aspiring, enterprising and forever following a bright and distant star, planning some new venture or investigating new potential. He is definitely "upwardly mobile" in either a material or spiritual sense. Porfirio Rubirosa aims high and is not content with a mere quiet, secure existence. Porfirio likes to stretch his limits, see how far he can go and take risks. He is a positive thinker, expects success for himself, and is philosophical about failures. Rubirosa is flexible and he bounces back from disappointments rather quickly, usually with another hopeful new idea he wants to try. His enthusiasm and confidence are contagious and enable Porfirio Rubirosa to enlist the aid and support he needs for his projects. However, Porfirio Rubirosa sometimes promises more than he can actually achieve, because he is overly optimistic or pays insufficient attention to the practicalities involved.
He also tends to get distracted and to have too many things going on at once. Although it is very difficult for him, there are times when Porfirio Rubirosa simply must cultivate commitment, perseverance and persistence in order to make his dreams and goals reality. Too often Porfirio Rubirosa falls short of what he could attain because he is unwilling to persist through the difficult or less exciting times.
Porfirio Rubirosa also enjoys competition and usually does not take it too seriously. Sports and entrepreneurial endeavors are good ways to channel Porfirio's energy.
Porfirio Rubirosa encounters numerous challenges and possibly defeats in the pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because Porfirio has been too rash or intent on satisfying his own will regardless of the impact on others. Porfirio Rubirosa is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Rubirosa.
Porfirio Rubirosa has the gift of endurance and perseverance, as well as the willingness to work hard to achieve his objectives. Once he decides he wants something or makes a commitment, Porfirio Rubirosa will do it "even if it takes forever". Self-discipline comes naturally to Porfirio and he instinctively realizes that any creative achievement is "10% inspiration, 90% perspiration". Rubirosa chooses practical, realistic goals and pursues them step-by-step in a well-planned, orderly fashion. Porfirio Rubirosa likes to concentrate on one thing at a time and he does a thorough job. He enjoys working in solitude, and often feels he does his best work when he is alone.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in his community can be his. Porfirio Rubirosa feels that his destiny involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some way. Porfirio possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Porfirio Rubirosa should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
Porfirio Rubirosa has a lot of energy and is determined and ambitious in the pursuit of his goals. But he has a tendency to change his aims or objectives frequently, is quite restless, and always ready and excited to start something new.
Porfirio Rubirosa has a sense of beauty and a good understanding of art. He enjoys beautiful things and has the ability to put his feelings into words. There is a light-hearted way about Porfirio Rubirosa, and he has a tendency to emulate the momentary ideals of beauty.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Sagittarius
Mars in 8th house
Mars Trine Saturn
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Moon/Uranus
MC Conjunct Mercury/Venus