drive and ambition
O'Neal is aspiring, enterprising and forever following a bright and distant star, planning some new venture or investigating new potential. She is definitely "upwardly mobile" in either a material or spiritual sense. Tatum O'Neal aims high and is not content with a mere quiet, secure existence. Tatum likes to stretch her limits, see how far she can go and take risks. She is a positive thinker, expects success for herself, and is philosophical about failures. O'Neal is flexible and she bounces back from disappointments rather quickly, usually with another hopeful new idea she wants to try. Her enthusiasm and confidence are contagious and enable Tatum O'Neal to enlist the aid and support she needs for her projects. However, Tatum O'Neal sometimes promises more than she can actually achieve, because she is overly optimistic or pays insufficient attention to the practicalities involved.
She also tends to get distracted and to have too many things going on at once. Although it is very difficult for her, there are times when Tatum O'Neal simply must cultivate commitment, perseverance and persistence in order to make her dreams and goals reality. Too often Tatum O'Neal falls short of what she could attain because she is unwilling to persist through the difficult or less exciting times.
Tatum O'Neal also enjoys competition and usually does not take it too seriously. Sports and entrepreneurial endeavors are good ways to channel Tatum's energy.
Quick-witted and sharp-tongued, Tatum O'Neal enjoys arguing, debating, and contesting other people's opinions. She is quite forthright and sometimes tactless. O'Neal can be very convincing about her point of view, but she is prone to a "hard-sell" approach which sometimes backfires. Challenging mental work is a good avenue for Tatum's aggressive intellect.
She abounds with self-confidence and vitality and Tatum O'Neal believes she can do just about anything she wants to. Tatum has an enterprising spirit, a good sense of timing and the ability to sense what will succeed and what will not. O'Neal usually makes fortunate work or business decisions. She enjoys healthy competition and has a rather playful, good-humored attitude toward it. Tatum O'Neal mostly competes with herself to see how far she can go or how much she can accomplish. Tatum likes to keep stretching her limits.
Intensely restless, dynamic and energetic, she is always on the go. When Tatum O'Neal wants something, she wants it NOW, and she acts decisively and impulsively, albeit sometimes hastily and prematurely. Impatient, high-strung, and often nervous and tense, Tatum finds it difficult to slow down, pace herself or relax. She is fiercely individualistic and independent, self-willed and intolerant of restraints and restrictions imposed by others. Tatum O'Neal has a reckless disregard for authority and can be extremely rebellious. Cooperating with others is not O'Neal's strong point! She is often brutally frank and abrupt with people, and can be quite impersonal when she is pursuing a desired goal. She may demonstrate an explosive temper when her will is blocked. Tatum O'Neal has a superabundance of energy and she needs a great deal of personal freedom to do things in her own style and at her own pace.
Tatum O'Neal is apt to receive much publicity and popularity through her professional pursuits, for she has a way of winning the hearts and trust of many people. Tatum has an instinct for what the masses of people will respond to emotionally, and this feeling-sense of what other people want enables her to succeed in sales, promotion, and so on. Her career could also involve protecting and caring for people, and nurturing them in some capacity.
Tatum has grand aspirations and may be inordinately ambitious at times. That is, she is apt to be discontent with small successes and to feel like a failure unless she achieves extraordinary things. Tatum O'Neal should avoid get-rich-quick schemes which promise tremendous returns for little energy expenditure. Even if they do seem to succeed, O'Neal's ideals and values could be compromised.
Happiness and fulfillment in Tatum's career are likely, because she gives her all to it and will not make the sorts of compromises that others feel compelled to make in order to succeed. Self-expression and being her own person are very important to O'Neal.
Enormous aid is apt to come to Tatum O'Neal through her father or another important man in her life. Her relationships with superiors and those in a position to boost her career are usually excellent.
Fluidity of speech and thought, and using intellectual gifts or communicative skills to achieve her ambitions in life are featured. Convincing, selling, persuading, reasoning, bringing ideas into public awareness are also part of O'Neal's professional life.
She is attracted to careers which are somewhat unusual, creative, or avant-garde, and which offer Tatum O'Neal a maximum amount of freedom and independence. The nine-to-five routine is really not her cup of tea. Tatum may make her living in diversified ways rather than focusing on one specific area or talent, and she is happiest when she can create a place in the world for her unique combination of different talents and interests. It is hard and unnatural for Tatum O'Neal to try to fit herself into a ready-made mold.
O'Neal can be rather antagonistic toward those in authority. Even without realizing it, she may convey this attitude and she may well be threatening to those in power. Thus, however well-meaning Tatum O'Neal is, she may find her initiatives or projects meet with little favor. Working independently might be Tatum's best option.
She is strongly attached to her home and family, and harmony in her surroundings and relationships is important to her. Having a good sense of team work, Tatum O'Neal has a strong desire to feel complete oneness with people around her.
She is very reserved and may try to avoid contact with others as much as possible. Tatum O'Neal tends to suppress or hide her feelings and could see herself as unappreciated or worthless. She is likely to go her own way and appreciate solitude.
Tatum O'Neal has a strong desire to acquire wealth and may have the good fortune to live in affluent circumstances. Her pleasant and harmonious personality makes Tatum very popular, and she will probably have a large circle of friends.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Sagittarius
Mars in 3rd house
Mars Trine Jupiter
Mars Square Uranus
MC Conjunct Moon
Jupiter Square MC
Sun Trine MC
Mercury Trine MC
Uranus Sextile MC
Mars Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Moon/N. Node
MC Opposition Venus/Saturn
MC Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.