Although it may seem that she is just patiently plodding along, Zooey Deschanel is actually quite shrewd and has a clear purpose in mind. She is far more astute and ambitious than her rather gentle, forbearing manner (described in the previous chapter) would suggest.
Serious, disciplined and quietly ambitious, she is driven to prove herself and to achieve material accomplishments and success. Her work, her position in the world, and her contributions to society are very important to Deschanel. Zooey Deschanel will persevere through enormous hardship and frustration in order to reach a goal she has set for herself, and she often sacrifices much in the area of personal relationships and home life in order to do so.
Zooey Deschanel has a thoughtful, quiet and self-contained disposition and does not readily show her inner feelings and needs. Zooey Deschanel seems to always be in control, capable, efficient and strong. She is often the person in the family or group who is given more responsibility (and more work) than the others. She is highly conscientious and even as a child she possessed great maturity, soberness, and worldly wisdom.
She is basically a pragmatic realist, and though she may have all sorts of dreams, ideals and colorful theories, she feels that the ultimate test of a concept is its practical usefulness. Zooey has an innate shrewdness and business sense, and there is a bit of the cynic in her as well.
She is clear-headed, detached and objective, and is not swayed by emotional dramatics. She is often authoritarian - strictly fair, but without mercy. Zooey Deschanel has a great respect for tradition and even if she does not agree with certain laws, she will abide by them or strive to change them, but never flagrantly disregard them. Cautious and conservative, Zooey Deschanel plays by the rules.
She is subtle, understated, quiet, deep, not easy to get to know intimately, and never superficial. She is a modest person and sometimes overly self-critical. Giving herself (and others) permission to feel, play, be spontaneous and silly, and sometimes weak and vulnerable is not easy for Deschanel.
Deschanel's strong points are her depth and thoroughness, patience, tenacity and faithfulness. Her faults are a tendency to be rigid and inflexible, and too serious.
Her career, reputation, and public image are very important to Deschanel. Zooey Deschanel has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy her; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Zooey Deschanel may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
The above description of Zooey Deschanel is so deeply ingrained that she has little objectivity and often little appreciation for other, different ways of approaching life. Zooey Deschanel tends to be one-sided. There is little ambiguity in her makeup and she generally knows what she wants and what will make her happy.
Zooey Deschanel tends to see things from her perspective only and to be rather subjective. She also enjoys talking and expressing her views but does not always listen as well. Zooey Deschanel has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and she needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
Realistic and practical, Zooey Deschanel sets goals for herself that are modest enough for her to actually achieve. She is able to tackle long, difficult projects and see them through, for Deschanel possesses self-discipline, concentration and perseverance. Zooey Deschanel also has a strong sense of responsibility and is very conscientious about fulfilling her obligations. Deschanel often does things because she feels it is expected of her.
Although she takes herself and her responsibilities seriously, there is also a part of Zooey Deschanel that rebels against rules and restrictions and the need to contend with outside authority. Deschanel can feel torn between conforming to the rules or fulfilling her obligations, and breaking free of them. Her wilder side will now be described.
She is an original! Zooey Deschanel radiates a sort of electrical excitement about the things she is interested in, and conveys this to others, but she also gets bored rather quickly. Zooey does not mind being a bit unusual or breaking a few rules either.
Her emotions are in tune with her intentions and Zooey Deschanel goes about her business with complete oneness. Zooey Deschanel has a positive attitude towards life and a high spirit of enterprise. There could be a strong tie between Zooey and her mother or her wife.
Zooey Deschanel has a harmonious balance between her body, soul and spirit. She enjoys intellectual challenges from others, but tends to form her own mental attitudes and philosophies of life. She may be interested in studying human nature and matters of health.
Zooey Deschanel has a pleasant and dreamy disposition with considerable romantic imagination. Zooey has a strong longing for love, but she does not see others very clearly and may experience many disappointments in her emotional relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Taurus and Sun in Capricorn
Sun in Capricorn
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Moon
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Trine Saturn
Sun aspects Saturn and Uranus
Sun Sextile Uranus
Sun Conjunct Moon/MC
Sun Conjunct Mercury/MC
Sun Conjunct Venus/Neptune