drive and ambition
Sambora is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Richie Sambora has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Richie finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Richie Sambora always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Richie Sambora plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Richie loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Richie Sambora tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Richie is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Richie Sambora becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
He is a doer and an achiever. Energetic, courageous, and often impatient, Richie Sambora will forge ahead with his plans regardless of others' reservations. In fact, Sambora often feels other people get in his way and he prefers working on his own. Richie is active, assertive, and rather competitive as well.
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, Richie Sambora is willing to take risks if he senses a winner. No matter how much Richie accomplishes, he never seems to be completely satisfied. Richie Sambora always feels that he can do more, and sets his sights on another goal. Richie Sambora feels frustrated in limited circumstances, and he will abandon secure and reasonably successful situations if they do not offer challenges and future growth potential. Sambora likes to keep stretching his limits, to see how far he can go. Sometimes Sambora overextends himself or promises more than he can actually achieve, due to an overly optimistic or confident assessment of his own capacities. Richie Sambora relishes healthy competition and feels that it spurs him on to even greater achievements.
Richie has many artistic talents as well as the ability and creative energy to express them. He may lean more toward practical arts such as utility objects made artistically or working with metal. Richie Sambora is also quite passionate and enjoys physical activity.
Richie Sambora seems to be driven to succeed and he works indefatigably toward the realization of his goals. Richie has the ability and strength to master the greatest tasks, but tends to over-tax his nerves and physical strength to the point of a break down.
Richie Sambora has a strong tendency to flirt and he seeks excitement and stimulation through his love relationships. Richie has the ability to make himself interesting to people he meets and some of his relationships may have an unusual quality or may begin under unusual conditions.
His nature tends to be rather impatient and combative. Often subjected to circumstances beyond his control, Richie Sambora frequently feels frustrated and should avoid violent encounters and dangerous activities that could lead to accidents, if he is not careful.
Sambora 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 Richie Sambora under the difficult circumstances that he is willing to tolerate. His determination and capacity for self-denial often help Sambora get through the rough spots and achieve the goal he is aiming for.
Sambora is able to do his work and take responsibility for overcoming his own problems and challenges in life, while at the same time being open to spiritual comfort, aid and guidance. A good balance between being well-grounded and being receptive to spirit or the inner world is working in Richie's favor. Enjoying simplicity and cultivating peace enable Richie Sambora to evolve and to work through his challenges.
Richie Sambora needs to have a strong spiritual base to his life in order to achieve anything in concrete, external terms. That is, fulfilling any ambitions he has for himself will depend upon whether or not Sambora feels connected to a higher source. Clarifying his own role or direction in life may take Richie Sambora some time, so he is apt to be a "late bloomer" when it comes to outward expression and success in material terms.
In many ways Richie's rise in the world is an easy one, aided by his personal charm and attractiveness, his ability to please people, and his excellent social instincts. Artistic ambitions are also an aspect of this.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving his ambitions are the keys to Richie's progress. Richie Sambora is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of his goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
Richie Sambora possesses great zeal and passion for achieving his aspirations in life, and can be something of a fanatic when he sets his sights on a goal. Richie could do research work, psychological investigation, even detective work - anything that involves delving beneath the surface for hidden elements. A great love of mystery and exploring the unknown fuels many of Richie's personal ambitions.
His persevering and enduring nature gives Richie Sambora the power to overcome a lot of difficulties in life. He is able to carry his lot with dignity and without complaint, but may literally work himself to death; Richie wants to work until he takes his last breath!
He is very adaptable, and because of his tactful, obliging and cordial manner, others like being around him. Richie Sambora loves to be involved with associations or societies in the pursuit of common interests.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 1st house
Mars Square Jupiter
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Pluto
Mars Conjunct Venus/Uranus
Mars Conjunct Uranus/Pluto
Saturn Trine Pluto
Saturn Sextile Neptune
Neptune Opposition MC
Venus Trine MC
Saturn Trine MC
Pluto Trine MC
MC Opposition Mars/Saturn
MC Opposition Jupiter/N. Node