drive and ambition
William Friedkin is extremely strong-willed and he pursues his goals and desires with passionate dedication and determination. He is capable of total concentration and tremendous discipline, and he is very difficult to influence or sway once his mind is made up. When William Friedkin wants something, Friedkin can be very one-sided and almost obsessed with it. He is very instinctive and does not always consciously know why he feels as strongly and deeply as he does.
He also tends to be secretive and unwilling to reveal his aims and intentions, and the intensity of his will and desire may not initially be apparent to others. However, Friedkin is very forceful in a quiet and subtle way. William Friedkin often manipulates or forces his will upon other people, without being overtly aggressive. He is not interested in confrontation but he is a formidable foe if he encounters opposition or aggression. William is courageous and has a rather primitive, raw side as well.
Quick-witted and sharp-tongued, William Friedkin enjoys arguing, debating, and contesting other people's opinions. He is quite forthright and sometimes tactless. Friedkin can be very convincing about his point of view, but he is prone to a "hard-sell" approach that sometimes backfires. Challenging mental work is an apt venue for William's aggressive intellect.
William Friedkin has a positive, "can-do" attitude and he tackles life's challenges with relish. He is self-confident and has a strong will to succeed, to see how much he can do and how far he can go. No matter what Friedkin accomplishes, he does not rest on his laurels. William wants to keep on going, to do even bigger things. He is proactive, enterprising and enthusiastic about new projects. He is not happy in situations that do not offer him challenges and the potential for future growth - no matter how secure or satisfactory they may seem in other respects. He enjoys competition, but William Friedkin competes mostly with himself, to see how much of his vision and potential he can really achieve. He makes a good leader, inspiring courage and confidence in others. William Friedkin usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
William Friedkin tends to be a bit ruthless and may think that he has to fight for his existence. He may feel that something gets in his way every time he tries to make a move. Constantly in a tense and frustrated state, William has to guard against violent incidents.
Others may find William Friedkin a bit strange and conditions in his immediate surroundings may not be as harmonious as Friedkin would like them to be. Not very assertive about protecting his interests, he could attract people who will take advantage of him.
William Friedkin's capacity to tolerate tension and ambivalence, compromise, and endure discomfort helps him to confront the challenges and difficulties in life. Remaining steadfast in the midst of crisis or sudden change, as well as knowing when to wait and when to make necessary changes are manifestations of these skills. William's timing is usually good.
In order to achieve his long-range goals and ambitions, the process must be interesting and mentally stimulating, as Friedkin gets bored with work that is not intellectually challenging. William Friedkin needs variety and social stimulation as well. One problem he may have is saying the wrong thing at the wrong time, or to the wrong person. William needs to watch his words. At time, his tongue or even sense of humor can get William Friedkin in trouble with superiors.
William Friedkin tends to want to take the easy road to success, and unless other factors in his chart suggest a capacity for effort or a lot of energy, laziness could interfere with achieving whatever ambitions Friedkin has. He tends to gain his objectives through his personal charm and appeal. William Friedkin also possesses a fine aesthetic sense which could be a prominent factor in his career.
Friedkin can be rather antagonistic toward those in authority. Even without realizing it, he may convey this attitude and be threatening to those in power. Thus, however well meaning William Friedkin is, he may find that his initiatives or projects are met with little favor. Working independently might be William's best option.
William has the ability to unite his own individuality with his community and considers other people's feelings as important as his. Friedkin works with others in successful cooperation and harmony and is a very good partner or colleague.
He is very adaptable, and because of his tactful, obliging and cordial manner, others like being around him. William Friedkin loves to be involved with associations or societies in the pursuit of common interests.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Scorpio
Mars in 3rd house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Mars Opposition Saturn/Pluto
Mars Conjunct Neptune/N. Node
Saturn Sextile Uranus
Mercury Square MC
Venus Square MC
Mars Quincunx MC
MC Opposition Mars/N. Node
MC Opposition Jupiter/N. Node