drive and ambition
Astin is aspiring, enterprising and forever following a bright and distant star, planning some new venture or investigating new potential. He is definitely "upwardly mobile" in either a material or spiritual sense. Sean Astin aims high and is not content with a mere quiet, secure existence. Sean likes to stretch his limits, see how far he can go and take risks. He is a positive thinker, expects success for himself, and is philosophical about failures. Astin is flexible and he bounces back from disappointments rather quickly, usually with another hopeful new idea he wants to try. His enthusiasm and confidence are contagious and enable Sean Astin to enlist the aid and support he needs for his projects. However, Sean Astin sometimes promises more than he can actually achieve, because he is overly optimistic or pays insufficient attention to the practicalities involved.
He also tends to get distracted and to have too many things going on at once. Although it is very difficult for him, there are times when Sean Astin simply must cultivate commitment, perseverance and persistence in order to make his dreams and goals reality. Too often Sean Astin falls short of what he could attain because he is unwilling to persist through the difficult or less exciting times.
Sean Astin also enjoys competition and usually does not take it too seriously. Sports and entrepreneurial endeavors are good ways to channel Sean's energy.
Sean Astin 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 Sean at times, and he pushes himself too hard. Astin can also be too demanding of the people he works with.
If his energy is not invested in a job or career, Sean Astin can become fanatical about his health, and may exercise or "work out" vigorously and perhaps excessively.
Sean Astin seems to be in a constant state of deep inner turmoil, is excited easily and subject to changes of mood. Driven by inner compulsion he may do things that invite quarrels or disputes in his relationships and because of his hasty reactions Astin also is prone to injuries.
Sean has courage and determination and the ability to sum up a situation quickly. Although somewhat tense and nervous, he takes advantage of his opportunities and act accordingly. Sean Astin could do well in technical fields and his success could come suddenly.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence and stature in his community can be his. Sean Astin feels that his destiny involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some way. Sean possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Sean Astin should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in his career, as well as how Sean Astin goes about achieving his goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Astin's motto.
Sean has grand aspirations and may be inordinately ambitious at times. In other words, he is liable to be discontent with small successes and to feel like a failure unless he achieves extraordinary things. Sean Astin should avoid get-rich-quick schemes that promise tremendous returns in return for little energy expenditure. Even if they do seem to succeed, Astin's ideals and values could be compromised.
Indecision and confusion over his ambitions or direction in life may hold Sean 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 Astin's sole motivation or drive in life. Ministering to others in some way may be his calling, however. Alternatively, Sean Astin could use his dreamy, imaginative energies in creative ways - in the arts, music or entertainment.
His mind and emotions work together harmoniously and his ability to convince and lead others stems from his deepest inner self. Sean Astin is an independent thinker who forms his own judgments and opinions. In relationships, Astin seeks out people with whom he can feel a soul-link.
His perseverance and endurance give Sean Astin the power to overcome a lot of difficulties in life. He is able to carry his lot with dignity and without complaints, but may literally work himself to death; Sean wants to work until he takes his last breath!
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Sagittarius
Mars in 6th house
Mars Conjunct Moon/Pluto
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Mercury
Jupiter Square MC
Neptune Square MC
MC Conjunct Moon/Mercury
MC Conjunct Mars/Saturn