drive and ambition
West is proud and ambitious and he strives to excel, stand out and be recognized for who and what he is. Shane West has a very dominant ego and likes to be Number One. Shane finds it difficult to take orders from others or to stay in the background, and he hates being wrong; Shane West always insists that he is right!
He is forceful, strong, energetic, determined and highly competitive. Shane West plays hard, plays to win and does not give up easily. In fact, he sees life as a competitive sport or performance. Shane loves admiration and applause, and he has a strong sense of personal honor and integrity. Shane West tends to be very self-confident, even arrogant. Because of his self-confidence, Shane is able to accomplish a great deal, but if his confidence is ever undermined, Shane West becomes self-conscious, defensive and rather belligerent.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is often very difficult for Shane. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Shane West lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. On the positive side, West can be very unselfish, working more for the benefit of others than for himself.
However, Shane West denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
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 Shane West achieves his aims in life. Shane exercises great self-control, even self-denial, in order to accomplish what he desires. He meets obstacles stoically and struggles patiently through difficult circumstances. Shane West 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. Shane 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 West. However, Shane West has the power to endure and a dogged determination to overcome all obstacles.
Shane 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. Shane West could do well in technical fields and his success could come suddenly.
He is quite passionate, loves children, and is inclined to wish for a large family. In fact, Shane West is likely to become completely bound up in his marriage and family life.
Shane West has a great talent for organizing projects and the ability to inspire others with his enthusiasm. Having the urge to achieve, Shane West is capable of tremendous effort and uses all the energy at his disposal to gain success with his objectives.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Leo
Mars in 12th house
Mars Conjunct Saturn
Mars Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
Mars Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Mars Conjunct Jupiter/Pluto