drive and ambition
Richard Harris avoids direct confrontation as much as possible and is uncomfortable with aggressiveness, competition and personal power. His ego drive is not very dominant and Harris 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 Richard Harris 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. Richard Harris has a very strong protective side. He acts on impulse and instinct and may lash out at anyone he perceives as threatening to Richard's home or family. However, Richard Harris 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. Richard Harris 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 Harris to achieve his goals and desires.
Richard Harris meets numerous challenges and possibly defeats in pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because Richard has been too rash or intent on working his own will regardless of the impact on others. Richard Harris is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Harris.
Richard Harris has a positive, "can-do" attitude and he tackles life's challenges with relish. He is self-confident and has a strong will to succeed, to see how much he can do and how far he can go. No matter what Harris accomplishes, he does not rest on his laurels. Richard wants to keep on going, to do even bigger things. He is proactive, enterprising and enthusiastic about new projects. He is not happy in situations that do not offer him challenges and the potential for future growth - no matter how secure or satisfactory they may seem in other respects. He enjoys competition, but Richard Harris competes mostly with himself, to see how much of his vision and potential he can really achieve. He makes a good leader, inspiring courage and confidence in others. Richard Harris usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
When Richard Harris wants something, he goes after it with passionate zeal and is sometimes so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Richard gets so deeply involved in whatever he is pursuing that he becomes one-sided, even fanatical. Strong-willed and stubborn, Richard Harris insists on having his way no matter the cost. He is fascinated with power. Harris often tries to overpower anything or anyone he perceives as an obstacle, if not physically, then by the force of his will. Harris can be ruthless and impersonal when it comes to achieving his ambitions and goals in life. Richard Harris has enormous energy and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement. Harris can also become a compulsive workaholic.
Richard Harris has a great talent for organizing projects and the ability to inspire others with his enthusiasm. Having the urge to achieve, Richard Harris is capable of tremendous effort and uses all the energy at his disposal to gain success with his objectives.
He is very sensitive to the inner qualities of sincerity, honesty, integrity and good will. Richard Harris notices these qualities (or the lack thereof) more quickly than others and brings them up frequently. He is philosophical about life and very perceptive, but may have an exaggerated sense of his own wisdom and depth of understanding of religious, metaphysical, artistic, or intuitive subjects.
His attunement to the intangible or unseen world is very strong. Thus, Richard's drive and ambitions in life are apt to be colored by his subtle awareness, his mystical or intuitive sensitivity. Imagination, "make believe", creative fantasy, and the ability to visualize may be aspects of his career, also. Richard Harris has the ability to "channel" healing or inspirational messages.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving his ambitions are the keys to Richard's progress. Richard Harris is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of his goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Cancer
Mars in 8th house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Pluto
Mars Conjunct Jupiter/Pluto
Saturn Trine Neptune
MC Conjunct Neptune
Saturn Trine MC