drive and ambition
She is a perfectionist and has high standards for her own work. Zooey Deschanel 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. Zooey Deschanel strives for accuracy, efficiency and precision, and she becomes very irritable when things are not done "right".
On the other hand, Zooey Deschanel 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, Zooey Deschanel underestimates herself. Of course, practice makes perfect, and if Deschanel does apply herself diligently in a given area, she gradually gains self-confidence as she masters skills and develops expertise.
Zooey Deschanel 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, Deschanel may not aim high enough, thereby settling for too little in life.
Deschanel plays vigorously and enjoys competitive games and physical rough-and-tumble activities. Athletics and/or physical activities have great appeal for her. Zooey Deschanel takes the initiative in sports and also in romantic relationships: she is ardent in pursuing anything she desires.
Zooey Deschanel 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 Deschanel accomplishes, she does not rest on her laurels. Zooey 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 Zooey Deschanel 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. Zooey Deschanel usually enjoys good health and a high level of vitality.
In meeting her challenges and difficulties in life, Zooey Deschanel does have allies: her ability to tolerate tension and ambivalence, her ability to compromise, and a capacity to endure discomfort. Remaining steady in the midst of crisis or sudden change is an aspect of this, as well as knowing when to wait and when to make necessary changes. Zooey's timing is usually good.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in her community can be hers. Zooey Deschanel feels she has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing herself in some line of endeavor. Zooey possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for her talent. Zooey Deschanel should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit her opportunities.
Zooey Deschanel 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. Zooey 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.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in her career, as well as how Zooey Deschanel goes about achieving her goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Deschanel's motto.
In some ways Zooey Deschanel may feels that she has little choice about her role in society. She is compelled either by unusual outer circumstances or by an inner drive, to bring things which may be dark, difficult, or taboo, into public awareness. Zooey delves into the hidden side of life, things which may have been purposefully concealed or repressed, and brings these things to light. Zooey Deschanel could come into direct conflict with the authorities or powers-that-be as a result. She is apt to have extraordinary ambitions, and could also become overly zealous and fanatical.
Discipline, concentration, a realistic sense of what is attainable, and steady dedication to achieving her ambitions are the keys to Zooey's progress. Zooey Deschanel is apt to move slowly but constantly in the direction of her goals, and solid achievement is the outcome of this conservative approach.
She is attracted to careers which are somewhat unusual, creative, or avant-garde, and which offer Zooey Deschanel a maximum amount of freedom and independence. The nine-to-five routine is really not her cup of tea. Zooey 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 Zooey Deschanel to try to fit herself into a ready-made mold.
Zooey Deschanel feels that she knows who she is and therefore is confident that she can achieve her objectives. She may consider marriage as her sole aim in life and could become completely bound up in her marriage and family life.
Zooey has confidence in herself and a healthy self-assured attitude. She makes up her own mind and has a clear idea of where she is headed. Zooey Deschanel does not feel the need for recognition from others, but is likely to receive recognition anyway.
Her mind and feeling work together harmoniously and her ability to convince and lead others comes out of her deepest inner self. An independent thinker, Zooey Deschanel forms her own judgments and opinions. In relationships Deschanel seeks out people with whom she can feel a soul-link.
Her disposition could seem a bit strange to others and Deschanel has a tendency to lose herself in illusions. Zooey Deschanel has a very dreamy nature and is inclined to fantasize about erotic and sexual situations.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Virgo
Mars in 5th house
Mars Conjunct Jupiter
Saturn Sextile Uranus
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Moon
MC Conjunct Mercury
Pluto Square MC
Saturn Trine MC
Uranus Sextile MC
MC Conjunct Sun/Moon
MC Conjunct Sun/Mercury
MC Conjunct Moon/Mercury
MC Conjunct Venus/Neptune