Sammy Davis Jr.
drive and ambition
Sammy Davis Jr. is extremely strong-willed and he pursues his goals and desires with passionate dedication and determination. He is capable of total concentration and tremendous discipline, and he is very difficult to influence or sway once his mind is made up. When Sammy Davis Jr. wants something, Davis Jr. can be very one-sided and almost obsessed with it. He is very instinctive and does not always consciously know why he feels as strongly and deeply as he does.
He also tends to be secretive and unwilling to reveal his aims and intentions, and the intensity of his will and desire may not initially be apparent to others. However, Davis Jr. is very forceful in a quiet and subtle way. Sammy Davis Jr. often manipulates or forces his will upon other people, without being overtly aggressive. He is not interested in confrontation but he is a formidable foe if he encounters opposition or aggression. Sammy is courageous and has a rather primitive, raw side as well.
Davis Jr. is attracted to feisty, dynamic, strong-willed people, and he seems to need a lot of fireworks in his personal relationships. Sammy Davis Jr. can be very combative, or get involved with people who are. Ideally Sammy will join with people who are energetic and ambitious, but not too domineering or aggressive.
He is very serious about attaining his goals and feels that keeping his nose to the grindstone is the only way to do it. It is by working hard, keeping up his efforts and focusing on a single objective that Sammy Davis Jr. achieves his aims in life. Sammy exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Sammy Davis Jr. feels that he must rely on himself alone and that he must shoulder all of the responsibility. He can be a harsh disciplinarian, expecting far too much of himself and others. Sammy often holds himself back, doubting his own power and ability. He may feel that he meets great resistance whenever he tries to assert himself or take initiative, which is very frustrating to Davis Jr.. However, Sammy Davis Jr. has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Although he is patient and steady when pursuing an objective, when Sammy Davis Jr. finally loses patience he loses it completely! In addition to having great tenacity and perseverance, Sammy has a daring and rebellious side as well:
He is dynamic, decisive and somewhat impulsive. Sammy Davis Jr. responds quickly and spontaneously to challenges, and enjoys vigorous physical activities that require fast reflexes and a good sense of rhythm and timing. Sammy has an abundance of energy and vitality, and a restless desire to see progress and change - he hates stagnation. He is individualistic and makes a good leader, spearheading new projects and inspiring others to act.
Sammy Davis Jr. has a strong sense of mission and instinctively knows that in order to achieve anything great, one must eliminate superfluous activities and give oneself wholly to the task at hand. His zeal, enthusiasm and clarity of purpose enable Sammy Davis Jr. to succeed and to achieve whatever he sets his mind to. Sammy Davis Jr. has a strong will, but is usually quiet and understated by nature.
His nature tends to be rather impatient and combative. Often subjected to circumstances beyond his control, Sammy Davis Jr. frequently feels frustrated and should avoid violent encounters and dangerous activities that could lead to accidents, if he is not careful.
Sammy has the patience and the stamina to realize his visions and bring them down to earth, a fine balance between hard work and realism, and a positive, hopeful spirit. Sammy Davis Jr. grows through following systems and plans, and taking one step at a time. Overnight success or instant enlightenment is not what Davis Jr. aims for. His patient, well-balanced approach gives Sammy Davis Jr. credibility with many different types of people, and he is apt to gain an excellent reputation for being able to do big things without overreaching or becoming pretentious.
Sammy Davis Jr. has a talent for putting fresh ideas and inspiration into practice. He is ready and willing to apply new ideas and methods, and he has a knack for gaining acceptance for a new idea and implementing it.
He is optimistic, has a lot of ideas, and is very fond of talking. Always ready to expand his mind, Sammy Davis Jr. has a zeal for learning new subjects. He may be interested in scientific fields and is likely to be very successful in his vocation.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Scorpio
Mars in 7th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mars Trine Uranus
Mars Trine Pluto
Mars Opposition Uranus/Pluto
Jupiter Sextile Saturn
Saturn Trine Uranus
MC Conjunct Mercury/Jupiter