drive and ambition
He is a perfectionist and has high standards for his own work. Trent Reznor often feels that if he wants something done right he must do it himself, for others do not do as thorough a job as he does. Doing a task well is very important to him, and he may labor over minute details that others would not bother with. Trent Reznor strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and he becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Trent Reznor can become so much of a perfectionist and so self-critical that he will not even attempt many activities and projects, feeling that his efforts will simply not be good enough. He is usually modest and realistic in assessing what he can accomplish and, if anything, Trent Reznor underestimates himself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Reznor does apply himself diligently in a given area, he gradually gains self-confidence as he masters skills and develops expertise.
Trent Reznor conserves his energy and paces himself so that he does not waste or diffuse his efforts. An unwillingness to take risks or venture from the beaten track can sometimes limit his opportunities. In short, Reznor may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Trent Reznor meets numerous challenges and possibly defeats in pursuit of his goals and desires, and his setbacks often occur because Trent has been too rash or intent on working his own will regardless of the impact on others. Trent Reznor is intense and passionate, and simply does not know when to stop sometimes! Recklessness with others can be a problem for Reznor.
Trent Reznor struggles with feelings of discouragement, self-doubt, and the sense that life is a constant uphill battle. He is also prone to suppressing his feelings - especially aggressive or angry ones. This could lead to chronic resentment and bitterness, which actually undermines Reznor's goal far more than openly expressing his anger would.
On the positive side, Trent Reznor is capable of immense patience, endurance and tireless effort in order to attain his goals and desires. Trent Reznor seems to have to work very hard, and without much outside help. However, if he can avoid a negative attitude and keep "plugging along", Reznor will achieve something substantial. Moreover, he is much more effective when working for someone else.
Although he is patient and steady when pursuing an objective, when Trent Reznor finally loses patience he loses it completely! In addition to having great tenacity and perseverance, Trent has a daring and rebellious side as well:
Dynamic, self-willed, and fiercely independent, he has extraordinary drive and energy. When Trent Reznor wants something, he wants it this very minute, and he acts quickly, impulsively and decisively. His impatience inclines Trent Reznor to be abrupt with people and reckless. He needs a great deal of personal freedom to do things in his own way and does not happily conform to schedules, rules or regimes imposed by others. He is intolerant of authority and can be very rebellious. He is very frank with others, sometimes brutally so. Trent Reznor may have an explosive temper. High-strung and often nervous and tense, Trent finds it difficult to slow down, pace himself or relax. Trent Reznor is always on the go. He is restless, daring and experimental.
When Trent Reznor wants something, he goes after it with passionate zeal and is sometimes so driven by his desire that he loses all objectivity. Trent gets so deeply involved in whatever he is pursuing that he becomes one-sided, even fanatical. Strong-willed and stubborn, Trent Reznor insists on having his way no matter the cost. He is fascinated with power. Reznor often tries to overpower anything or anyone he perceives as an obstacle, if not physically, then by the force of his will. Reznor can be ruthless and impersonal when it comes to achieving his ambitions and goals in life. Trent Reznor has enormous energy and is capable of extraordinary effort and great achievement. Reznor can also become a compulsive workaholic.
Trent Reznor has a great deal of energy and a strong need to accomplish what he sets out to do. His demeanor tends to be somewhat nervous and excitable and Trent is inclined to be the dominant one in his partnerships, marriage, and other relationships.
His nature tends to be rather impatient and combative. Often subjected to circumstances beyond his control, Trent Reznor frequently feels frustrated and should avoid violent encounters and dangerous activities that could lead to accidents, if he is not careful.
He is very sensitive to the inner qualities of sincerity, honesty, integrity and good will. Trent Reznor notices these qualities (or the lack thereof) more quickly than others and brings them up frequently. He is philosophical about life and very perceptive, but may have an exaggerated sense of his own wisdom and depth of understanding of religious, metaphysical, artistic, or intuitive subjects.
His ambition and/or role in life involve communication, message-carrying, writing or speaking, languages, or being an intermediary. Sometimes Trent Reznor is apt to feels that he has to work harder than others to get the word out or receive public recognition. "Work smarter, not harder" should be his motto.
Sometimes his emotional or romantic interests detract Trent Reznor from his professional progress and the achievement of his long-range goals. Friendship with colleagues and especially superiors may be lacking, or prove to be a detriment to Reznor in a roundabout way. It seems that Trent must choose either business or pleasure - work or love. These two arenas simply do not go together very well for him.
Trent wants very much to be in a position to be able to positively influence and help many people. However, he may believe that he has to sacrifice his idealism or convictions in order to attain his ambitions. At times his desire for prominence, popularity, or stature may make Trent Reznor do things that put him in a dubious situation with his superiors.
His decisions are based on the demands of the situation and he is able to take advantage of the right moment. Strongly career oriented, Trent Reznor may have inner conflicts between his professional personal lives.
His emotional life is likely to be strained and Trent has a tendency to be a loner. His outlook could be a bit one-sided and Trent Reznor may find it hard to compromise. It is difficult for him to maintain good give-and-take relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 8th house
Mars Opposition Saturn
Mars aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mars Conjunct Uranus
Mars Conjunct Pluto
Mars Opposition Sun/Moon
Mars Conjunct Uranus/Pluto
Saturn Trine Neptune
Mercury Opposition MC
Venus Quincunx MC
Jupiter Quincunx MC
MC Conjunct Moon/Mars
MC Conjunct Moon/Pluto