Although Rita Marley appears quite pleasant, agreeable and prepared to compromise for the sake of harmony (as described on the previous page), she also has a strong need to shine and express her own opinions. Rita has the potential to be a great leader, manager, coach or teacher.
Proud and intensely individual, Rita Marley really wants to stand out, to be the very best she can be, and to be recognized and appreciated for her unique contributions. Doing something well and being respected for it is extremely important to her, and she cannot tolerate being relegated to the background, taking orders from others, or being "just one of the team". Rita Marley must put her personal stamp on whatever she does, and direct her own course in life. Rita Marley needs to have a place where she can shine, express herself creatively, and be the one in charge.
Rita has big dreams and the determination, spirit, vitality and enthusiasm to realize them. Rita Marley also has a noble, romantic heart, and a love of the dramatic, colorful, and extravagant.
For Rita Marley, it is true that "the entire world's a stage" and she secretly (or perhaps not so secretly) desires to be the star or hero of the play. Rita wants to be great and to receive the love and applause of an adoring audience, even if the "audience" is just one other special person. She needs someone to believe in her and her dreams. Though Marley appears radiantly self-confident and independent, she is actually very dependent on the affirmation, love and recognition of others. She cannot bear going unnoticed or unappreciated.
Rita Marley also loves wholeheartedly and generously and really knows how to make the person she loves feel special. Rita Marley loves the magic of "being in love" and knows how to keep the romance alive in her relationships. She is also immensely loyal and will defend her loved ones and stand by them to the end - as long as they never offend her pride or betray her trust. However, Rita Marley likes to be the strong one in her relationships and she really does not share the leading role very easily. Ideally, Rita needs to find a person who is as strong-willed as she is, but who will not try to dominate or compete with her.
Marley's strengths are her zest and love for life, her creative power and her warm and generous heart. Her primary fault is her tendency to be very egocentric, and so concerned with the impression she is making and with her own creative self-expression that she forgets there is another, larger world that does not revolve around her.
Her career, reputation, and public image are very important to Marley. Rita Marley has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy her; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Rita Marley may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Rita Marley has a mature and often somber demeanor. She is serious, reserved, self-disciplined, highly responsible and conscientious. She progresses rather slowly in life, through her own efforts and persistence. She is also rather stern and judgmental, especially with herself. Cautious and careful, it is difficult for her to really let go, be spontaneous and playful. Rita likes to be in control of herself.
She is somewhat excitable and quickly aroused. Rita Marley could be a little self-centered, but at the same time also magnetic. Rita likes to flirt and tends to fall in love at first sight, but she then transfers her affections to someone else for no apparent reason.
She is polite and gallant and makes a special effort to meet others half-way. Rita Marley has the ability to give and receive love. Nurturing friendships, personal love relationships and social life is important to her.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Leo
Sun in Leo
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Saturn
Sun Conjunct Venus/Uranus
Sun Conjunct Venus/N. Node