drive and ambition
Rhys Ifans avoids direct confrontation as much as possible and is uncomfortable with aggressiveness, competition and personal power. His ego drive is not very dominant and Ifans is not especially ambitious or eager to push his way to the top. He may feel inadequate in situations that call for strong, forceful action. The only instance in which Rhys Ifans will really fight is when he senses that his loved ones - or something dear to him- are being jeopardized, in which case he is a fierce defender. Rhys Ifans has a very strong protective side. He acts on impulse and instinct and may lash out at anyone he perceives as threatening to Rhys' home or family. However, Rhys Ifans will rarely initiate a confrontation. His goals also tend to be very personal and centered on family closeness and inner satisfaction rather than worldly achievement.
He is sensitive to stress and does not handle a high-pressured, competitive atmosphere very well. Rhys Ifans is very touchy, irritable and difficult to live with when there are many demands or stressful situations at work. His energy level varies and is very dependent on the emotional harmony (or lack thereof) in his home. A supportive partner is very instrumental in helping Ifans to achieve his goals and desires.
He is likely to be known for his drive, energy, ambition and competitive spirit. He is likely to espouse a career based on his ability to take initiative, be a leader, or excel in physical strength and prowess. Rhys Ifans most definitely wants to be a winner and will work hard to achieve it.
Rhys Ifans works hard and patiently to achieve his objectives and perseveres in spite of difficulties and discouragement. When concentrating on a single, clearly defined goal, Rhys is able to accomplish a great deal, but he often feels that the path is long and arduous, and that he must struggle on alone and shoulder the burden single-handedly.
He is capable of great self-control and self-denial and can be a hard taskmaster, expecting far too much of himself. He also tends to hold himself back and doubt his own power and ability. Rhys Ifans feels that he meets with great resistance whenever he tries to assert himself or take initiative. Anger and frustration can be big problems for Rhys Ifans, especially when he tries to work with other people or depend too much on others for support. Rhys works best in solitude.
Ifans dreams up creative solutions to problems and takes an imaginative, unusual approach to getting a job done. When difficulties arise, Rhys Ifans prefers to avoid conflict and confrontation in favor of more peaceful or subtle methods of resolving problems. Ifans finds it satisfying to work in order to help others or for a cause that transcends his own narrow, personal interests. Rhys Ifans has an artistic flair and appreciates the colorful, unique or strange.
When Rhys Ifans wants something, he can be amazingly persistent and unrelenting - even a bit obsessed - although quiet about it. In fact Rhys may even hide his underlying intentions from friends. Whenever he does anything, he does so wholeheartedly and thoroughly - and if Rhys Ifans does not want to do something that others wish him to do, he will somehow find a way out of it. Ifans is strong, though subtle.
He is willing to fight his own battles and does not depend on others for support and encouragement. Rhys Ifans has a tendency to think somewhat critically though, which could lead to arguments and quarrels.
Ifans impresses others with his strong individuality and his powerful personality. Rhys Ifans puts all of his energy into getting ahead and attaining his ambitions and feels no desire to demonstrate his abilities to anyone, but his work is likely to be noticed.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in his career, as well as how Rhys Ifans goes about achieving his goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Ifans' motto.
The road to success, professional advancement and fulfillment of his long-range goals is likely to be easier and smoother for Rhys Ifans than for many. This is partly due to his getting a great deal of financial and/or emotional support. Someone early in his life probably really believed in Rhys and had high expectations for him. Rhys Ifans contributes to his own success by setting high goals and enlisting the aid of friends and others to achieve these goals. A lack of selfishness or pettiness is a great boon to him. Whatever Rhys Ifans does is likely to be expansive and eventually quite prosperous.
His decisions are based on the demands of the situation and he is able to take advantage of the right moment. Strongly career oriented, Rhys Ifans may experience inner conflicts between his professional and personal lives.
Rhys Ifans is always trying to escape routine and has a strong desire for new experiences. Ifans may feel that the course of his life is oppressive and will use all the strength at his disposal to rebel against it.
Ifans knows how to discipline himself and faces difficulties with great courage. It may take time, energy and dedication for Rhys Ifans to achieve his goals; and when he meets defeat, Rhys rises above it and continues on his way.
Very community spirited, Rhys Ifans has a strong sense of belonging when he is with other people. Rhys likes to establish deep relationships with others and always strives for close cooperation with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Cancer
Mars in 10th house
Mars Square Saturn
Mars Trine Neptune
Mars Sextile Pluto
Mars Conjunct Sun/Mercury
Mars Conjunct Sun/MC
MC Conjunct Mercury
Jupiter Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Moon/Mars
MC Conjunct Saturn/Uranus
MC Conjunct Saturn/Pluto
MC Conjunct N. Node/Asc.