drive and ambition
Richard Burton seesaws between being too pushy, confrontational and insistent on doing things his way, and being too eager to please, without a clear, definite goal of his own. Richard Burton strives for a balance between acting independently and assertively - and working cooperatively and interdependently with others. He may feel frustrated at times that he cannot simply do what HE wants and that he must always accommodate the needs and desires of others. Or he may feel hesitant to act in a positive, assertive manner if he does not have the support and approval of other people. Either way, he is not a loner. Richard Burton achieves his goals by collaborating and joining forces with others, by being a team player. He is very concerned with the concept of fairness and becomes quite indignant and vocal if he senses someone is being taken advantage of. Richard Burton avoids extremism and favors a balanced, moderate approach to living. He is unlikely to push himself too hard or to become fanatically driven to reach his goals.
Burton is attracted to feisty, dynamic, strong-willed people, and he seems to need a lot of fireworks in his personal relationships. Richard Burton can be very combative, or get involved with people who are. Ideally Richard will join with people who are energetic and ambitious, but not too domineering or aggressive.
Unlike some who have hopes and fantasies, Burton is a person who tries to live out these dreams, no matter how impractical or fantastic they seem. Richard Burton has a quixotic, idealistic streak. He may be more inspired to work for some higher cause than simply for his own personal achievement.
Richard Burton tends to fantasize a lot about erotic and amorous relationships. He should try to keep his expectations more realistic, otherwise his longing for love could end without physical fulfillment. Richard Burton loves to daydream and he lives in a world of illusion and finds it hard to accept reality.
Richard Burton has a tendency to act without having a clear idea of what he wants to do with his life, leading to the wrong conclusions. Richard could also be attracted to the mystical and spiritual and may become interested in studying metaphysical subjects.
Richard has the patience and the stamina to realize his visions and bring them down to earth, a fine balance between hard work and realism, and a positive, hopeful spirit. Richard Burton grows through following systems and plans, and taking one step at a time. Overnight success or instant enlightenment is not what Burton aims for. His patient, well-balanced approach gives Richard Burton credibility with many different types of people, and he is apt to gain an excellent reputation for being able to do big things without overreaching or becoming pretentious.
Richard Burton has a talent for putting fresh ideas and inspiration into practice. He is ready and willing to apply new ideas and methods, and he has a knack for gaining acceptance for a new idea and implementing it.
Burton dedicates himself wholeheartedly to a cause, makes a great deal of sacrifices and does away with superfluous activities and interests. Others find his approach too severe and are unwilling to go along with Richard Burton under the difficult circumstances that he is willing to tolerate. His determination and capacity for self-denial often help Burton get through the rough spots and achieve the goal he is aiming for.
Burton gains his objectives and ambitions in life through his personal charm, attractiveness, ability to please others visually and/or emotionally. A career in the arts or entertainment world is possible for Richard Burton. Anything involving sales or promotion, particularly of beautiful or luxurious items, is an area he can succeed in. Vanity or indiscretions in relationships could lead Richard Burton to his downfall.
His profession could involve physical strength and prowess, such as athletics, fire fighting, law enforcement, or the military. Richard Burton would never be happy in a quiet, sit-down job. Vigorous competition and strenuous work are undoubtedly key components of both what Richard Burton does and how he achieves his long-range goals.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Libra
Mars in 7th house
Mars Sextile Neptune
Mars Conjunct Venus/Neptune
Mars Conjunct Neptune/MC
Jupiter Sextile Saturn
Saturn Trine Uranus
Saturn Trine Pluto
MC Conjunct Venus
Mars Sextile MC