drive and ambition
Manzarek 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. Ray Manzarek aims high and is not content with a mere quiet, secure existence. Ray 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. Manzarek 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 Ray Manzarek to enlist the aid and support he needs for his projects. However, Ray Manzarek 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 Ray Manzarek simply must cultivate commitment, perseverance and persistence in order to make his dreams and goals reality. Too often Ray Manzarek falls short of what he could attain because he is unwilling to persist through the difficult or less exciting times.
Ray Manzarek also enjoys competition and usually does not take it too seriously. Sports and entrepreneurial endeavors are good ways to channel Ray's energy.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is very often difficult for Ray. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Ray Manzarek lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. Positively, Manzarek can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for himself.
However, Ray Manzarek denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
He is enterprising, ambitious and has a strong desire to succeed in a big way. Forever on the lookout for new opportunities and promising new ventures, Ray Manzarek is willing to take risks if he senses a winner. No matter how much Ray accomplishes, he never seems to be completely satisfied. Ray Manzarek always feels that he can do more, and sets his sights on another goal. Ray Manzarek feels frustrated in limited circumstances, and he will abandon secure and reasonably successful situations if they do not offer challenges and future growth potential. Manzarek likes to keep stretching his limits, to see how far he can go. Sometimes Manzarek overextends himself or promises more than he can actually achieve, due to an overly optimistic or confident assessment of his own capacities. Ray Manzarek relishes healthy competition and feels that it spurs him on to even greater achievements.
His efforts to do something are likely to be half-hearted. Ray Manzarek tends to get discouraged easily and may lack an incentive to work. His sexual drive also may be somewhat low and Manzarek tends to be averse to physical exertion in general.
He is quite passionate, loves children, and is inclined to wish for a large family. In fact, Ray Manzarek is likely to become completely bound up in his marriage and family life.
Ray Manzarek tends to be a bit ruthless and may think that he has to fight for his existence. He may feel that something gets in his way every time he tries to make a move. Constantly in a tense and frustrated state, Ray has to guard against violent incidents.
He may have to overcome some significant handicap from his childhood or background in order to attain his ambitions in life. Ray Manzarek may appear un-ambitious, but he is apt to simply be playing his cards close to his chest. A sense of inadequacy based on early disappointments may make Ray Manzarek an underachiever. However, he can accomplish a great deal if he understands the influence of the past, and learns to give himself the support and help which was lacking.
Fluidity of speech and thought, and using intellectual gifts or communicative skills to achieve his ambitions in life are featured. Convincing, selling, persuading, reasoning, bringing ideas into public awareness are also part of Manzarek's professional life.
He is inclined to deem himself irresistible and could give the impression of being a bit snobbish. Ray Manzarek tends to concentrate mostly on himself and expects others to adapt to his wishes. Very creative, Ray also strives to be the best artistically.
Ray Manzarek strives to be at one with others, but somehow is not able to synchronize his feelings or viewpoints with them. Feeling disappointed, Ray may prefer a life in seclusion and away from other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Sagittarius
Mars in 12th house
Mars Square Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Sun/Neptune
Mars Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Mars Opposition Saturn/Pluto
Saturn Opposition MC
Mercury Trine MC
MC Conjunct Venus/Pluto
MC Conjunct Neptune/N. Node