drive and ambition
McGuinn is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Roger McGuinn has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Roger finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Roger McGuinn always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Roger McGuinn plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Roger loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Roger McGuinn tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Roger is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Roger McGuinn becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
Roger McGuinn expects to work hard for anything he accomplishes and he has no patience for people who do not pull their own weight. Work is a passion for Roger at times, and he pushes himself too hard. McGuinn can also be too demanding of the people he works with.
If his energy is not invested in a job or career, Roger McGuinn can become fanatic about his health, and may exercise or "work out" vigorously and perhaps excessively.
He is inclined to rely on other people and expects too much from them, leaving Roger McGuinn with a feeling of being short changed frequently. Always looking for an easy way out, McGuinn tends to sit back hoping for his ship to come in.
He is inclined to be a tyrant and wants other people to submit to his wishes. In Roger's drive to gain power, he could be ruthless and brutal at times. On the other hand, Roger McGuinn may have to struggle to resist being placed in someone else's hand and power.
He is capable of overcoming tremendous odds, and of enormous self-discipline and focus. When Roger McGuinn sets his sights on achieving something or is presented with a thorny challenge, it is his capacity for eliminating the superfluous, getting along with very little, and riding through tough times that enables Roger McGuinn to triumph eventually.
Indecision and confusion over his ambitions or direction in life may hold Roger back from achieving anything solid, especially in his early life. He is very much a dreamer and his interests and inclinations may not translate very readily into concrete goals. Personal glory or accomplishment can never be McGuinn's sole motivation or drive in life. Ministering to others in some way may be his calling, however. Or Roger McGuinn could use his dreamy, imaginative energies in creative ways - the arts, music or entertainment field.
Often Roger McGuinn feels like he is being pulled in two directions - what he needs to do to fulfill his long-range ambitions, and what he actually feels like doing. This may make it difficult for Roger to be constant and consistent in pursuing goals, career aims, etc.
Relationships with women, trying to satisfy family needs, or other emotional attachments sometimes also conflict. Often Roger McGuinn has to decide on one or another at a given time, rather than try to have both.
He is a bit restless and always seems to be in motion. Roger McGuinn 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 Roger McGuinn may choose an unusual career.
Roger McGuinn has a sense of beauty and a good understanding of art. He enjoys beautiful things and has the ability to put his feelings into words. There is a light-hearted way about Roger McGuinn, and he has a tendency to emulate the momentary ideals of beauty.
His resistance and stamina are inclined to be a bit low and Roger McGuinn tends to be easily influenced by others. He may leave himself open to being corrupted by others and should guard against involvement in situations that he may later regret.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 6th house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune
Mars Conjunct Pluto/N. Node
Saturn Sextile Pluto
Neptune Square MC
Moon Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Sun/Uranus
MC Opposition Mercury/Venus
MC Conjunct Neptune/Asc.