Richard Francis Burton
drive and ambition
He is non-combative, noncompetitive, and somewhat of a pacifist. Burton will give something up rather than fight for it. He may seem weak-willed or ineffectual, for he does not have a powerful ego drive for personal achievement and material advantage, or for winning at the expense of someone else. Being first, being best or being on top does not mean much to Richard Francis Burton, and he can be quite happy in a supporting role, working for the benefit of others or for a cause that he believes in. Richard Francis Burton is gentle and impressionable and is motivated by less mundane and less tangible things than most other people. He may have difficulty formulating clear, definite personal goals and making his way in the world. Richard has many dreams, high ideals and a strong mystical or religious impulse. Richard Francis Burton also has a creative imagination and can successfully apply himself to art or music. Richard Francis Burton has a sensitive physique and he needs to maintain good regular health habits in order to build strength and stamina.
It is not easy for Richard Francis Burton to show the world at large his angry or competitive side, but his family sees this side of his more often. Temper tantrums, tumultuous family relationships, or a great deal of competition between Burton and one or more of his relations is likely. Richard Francis Burton likes to be the one in charge in his home and he puts a lot of energy into making it the way he wants it.
Richard Francis Burton puts his heart and soul into everything he does. He is very industrious and usually acts according the way he feels. Richard Francis Burton learns through his emotions and it is important that he trust his feelings and his hunches.
He is quite passionate, loves children, and is inclined to wish for a large family. In fact, Richard Francis Burton is likely to become completely bound up in his marriage and family life.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving his ambitions are the keys to Richard's progress. Richard Francis Burton is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of his goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
He is a bit restless and always seems to be in motion. Richard Francis Burton probably had the desire to go his own way early in life, wanting to learn from his own mistakes and experiences. His plans for the future are far-reaching and Richard Francis Burton may choose an unusual career.
He is sensitive to everything around him and soaks up experiences like a sponge. Richard Francis Burton must avoid becoming depressed when things do not go his way. Burton also needs to overcome being somewhat timid and to build up his own self-image.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Pisces
Mars in 4th house
Mars Opposition Moon/MC
Mars Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Saturn Trine MC
MC Opposition Sun/Uranus
MC Opposition Sun/Neptune