drive and ambition
She is a perfectionist and has high standards for her own work. Susan Sontag often feels that if she wants something done right she must do it herself, for others do not do as thorough a job as she does. Doing a task well is very important to her, and she may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Susan Sontag strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and she becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Susan Sontag can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that she will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that her efforts will simply not be good enough. She is usually modest and realistic in assessing what she can accomplish and, if anything, Susan Sontag underestimates herself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Sontag does apply herself diligently in a given area, she gradually gains self-confidence as she masters skills and develops expertise.
Susan Sontag conserves her energy and paces herself so that she does not waste or diffuse her efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit her opportunities. In short, Sontag may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Sontag plays vigorously and enjoys competitive games and physical rough-and-tumble activities. Athletics and/or physical activities have great appeal for her. Susan Sontag takes the initiative in sports and also in romantic relationships: she is ardent in pursuing anything she desires.
Susan Sontag has a positive, "can-do" attitude and she tackles life's challenges with relish. She is self-confident and has a strong will to succeed, to see how much she can do and how far she can go. No matter what Sontag accomplishes, she does not rest on her laurels. Susan wants to keep on going, to do even bigger things. She is proactive, enterprising and enthusiastic about new projects. She is not happy in situations that do not offer her challenges and the potential for future growth - no matter how secure or satisfactory they may seem in other respects. She enjoys competition, but Susan Sontag competes mostly with herself, to see how much of her vision and potential she can really achieve. She makes a good leader, inspiring courage and confidence in others. Susan Sontag usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
Fits of temper and impatience, and a sudden, erratic sort of recklessness can all work very much against Susan Sontag, especially when she needs to be working cooperatively as part of a team or in a partnership. When she is upset or fired up about something, Susan often does things that are risky and outrageous. When out of balance, Sontag tends to be accident prone.
When Susan Sontag wants something, she can be amazingly persistent and unrelenting, even a bit obsessed, although quiet about it. In fact Susan may hide her deep purposes and intentions even from friends. Whenever she does a thing, it is done wholeheartedly and thoroughly - and if Susan Sontag does not want to do something that others wish her to do, somehow she will find a way out of it. Sontag is strong, though subtle.
She is industrious and diligent and has the power to establish herself in the world. She is very ambitious and tends to strive for public recognition. Although she may not be looking for trouble, Susan Sontag could easily get into disputes or quarrels.
Susan Sontag strives to be in the public eye and may live by the motto "work brings distinction". Susan Sontag has a positive attitude towards her family and her career and is able to work independently as well as with her colleagues in successful team-work.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in her community can be hers. Susan Sontag feels she has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some line of endeavor. Susan possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. Susan Sontag should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
Deep, compelling drives which Susan Sontag does not entirely understand are apt to be the source of her rather extraordinary ambitions. She may find that a drive for dominance, power, and control arises out of the rather problematic and intense relationships Susan had with one or both of her parents. If Susan Sontag is willing to delve deeply into her own fears and inner life, clearing away much of the conditioning of her earliest years, she will indeed discover tremendous inner resources which can be used to fuel her rise in the world.
Her career is apt to involve protecting, caring, and nurturing in some aspect. Home, family relationships, cherishing the past, continuing a tradition are also featured. Susan Sontag is apt to be quite popular through her profession or business.
Susan has an abundance of energy, drive, and spirit to accomplish just about anything she desires. Much can be accomplished thanks to Susan's single-mindedness and zeal to get things done. Sometimes Susan Sontag pushes herself too hard without even realizing it, but sometimes even she needs to relax and stop doing. Susan Sontag has the reputation for being a go-getter and a good worker.
Sontag may seem to have a magically easy road to success and public recognition. Doors open for Susan Sontag and opportunities abound. She may have more offers than she can follow up on. Mostly this is due to a positive and generous attitude on her part. Susan's ambitions in life may have a spiritual component - based on a concern for social betterment or humanitarian ideals.
Susan has the ability to concentrate, but she is inclined to be wrapped up entirely in her own ideas. Although she has a tendency to think too much, Susan Sontag thinks out the consequences of her actions ahead of time and learns the lessons well from her experiences.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 5th house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Mars Quincunx Uranus
Mars Sextile Pluto
Mars Opposition Sun/Asc.
Mars Opposition Asc./MC
MC Conjunct Sun
Pluto Opposition MC
Moon Trine MC
Mars Trine MC
Jupiter Trine MC
MC Conjunct Mercury/Saturn