drive and ambition
He is very socially oriented and works well with others. He may be active in community affairs or unite with others of similar ideals and intentions to work toward a common goal. Progressive and democratic, Ryan O'Neal is not concerned with hoarding personal power or having authority over others. He is a team player.
New, unconventional methods appeal to O'Neal, especially ideas that involve bringing people together or creating fairer working conditions - such as networking, profit sharing, and job sharing. New technologies also interest him.
His energy level is high but somewhat erratic. Ryan O'Neal can be impatient, rebellious and inconstant in pursuing his aims.
Ryan O'Neal encounters numerous challenges and possibly defeats in the pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because Ryan has been too rash or intent on satisfying his own will regardless of the impact on others. Ryan O'Neal is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for O'Neal.
Ryan O'Neal works hard and patiently to achieve his objectives and perseveres in spite of difficulties and discouragement. When concentrating on a single, clearly defined goal, Ryan is able to accomplish a great deal, but he often feels that the path is long and arduous, and that he must struggle on alone and shoulder the burden single-handedly.
He is capable of great self-control and self-denial and can be a hard taskmaster, expecting far too much of himself. He also tends to hold himself back and doubt his own power and ability. Ryan O'Neal feels that he meets with great resistance whenever he tries to assert himself or take initiative. Anger and frustration can be big problems for Ryan O'Neal, especially when he tries to work with other people or depend too much on others for support. Ryan works best in solitude.
Ryan O'Neal needs to have a strong spiritual base to his life in order to achieve anything in concrete, objective terms. In other words, fulfilling any ambitions he has for himself will depend upon whether or not O'Neal feels connected to a higher source. Clarifying his own role or direction in life may take Ryan O'Neal some time, so he is likely to be a "late bloomer" when it comes to external manifestations and success in material terms.
The road to success, professional advancement and fulfillment of his long-range goals is likely to be easier and smoother for Ryan O'Neal than for many. This is partly due to his getting a great deal of financial and/or emotional support. Someone early in his life probably really believed in Ryan and had high expectations for him. Ryan O'Neal contributes to his own success by setting high goals and enlisting the aid of friends and others to achieve these goals. A lack of selfishness or pettiness is a great boon to him. Whatever Ryan O'Neal does is likely to be expansive and eventually quite prosperous.
He is attracted to careers, which are somewhat unusual, creative, or avant-garde, and offer Ryan O'Neal a maximum amount of freedom and independence. The nine-to-five routine is really not his cup of tea. Ryan may make his living in diversified ways rather than by focusing on one specific area or talent, and he is happiest when he can create a place in the world for his unique combination of diverse talents and interests. Ryan O'Neal finds it hard and unnatural to try to fit himself into a ready-made mold.
He is likely to be quite sensual and has a strong desire to become one in soul and body with the object of his affection. Ryan O'Neal may have a strong feeling that by himself he is not quite complete and that he needs someone else to make him whole.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Aquarius
Mars in 8th house
Mars Square Saturn
Neptune Opposition MC
Jupiter Sextile MC
Uranus Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Venus/Mars