Sun Jupiter Progessions: Individuals and gods

10 03 2010

Fate has been kind with me in the last few months and even during the last year. I might be thankful to Jupiter and Sun which are conjunct to the degree in my progressed chart.

I fear the loss of the new optimism that I now have. I fear the loss of the brilliant new opportunities. I fear losing the enthusiasm and happiness that I have found in my new job. I fear not getting myself a permanent contract.

But we are all humble servants of fate. We are not its masters. I am a humble human being, I am no king, nor am I rich, nor do I have any special talent for anything in particular.

There are many times in life when I have asked for things, prayed for things, and they have not come. I have been eager to achieve yet I have been over optimistic. I have found myself in a sorry state because those goals were way too big.

I will be humble. The job that I have now may not continue, though it may. I will say that if FATE wills it then I will not argue with the gods who are powerful.

I pay respect to God, the one who organises everything. I pay respect to the planets or the stars which seem to exert influences greater than us humans. There is no arguing with the tide. There is no way of saying that this is an age of kings when everyone is a slave.

As an individual I am persistent. I am flawed, I don´t always plan and I´m disorganised, and chaotic. But I have optimism that everything will turn out alright, and in the space of time it seems to do just that.

As an individual, I choose to be here, I choose to not give up or give in. I am not a passive entity. I am an aggressive, arrogant, angry, vigorous, energetic, enthusiastic, charming being. I push forwards.

If the stars are in my favour I thank them. If the gods are on my side then I pay my respects. If the one God has blessed me than I pray and I am grateful.

But despite my wrath, despite my energy and my force, the greater powers are always there. I petition them. I pray to them.

I am here in order to push as hard as possible against circumstance. To work with it.  But I am here in order to exert myself, rather than take passive attitudes.

There is something great about force, there is something to be said about resistance and persistance.

What I am looking for is a philosophy which gives me opportunity and power in the face of adversity. I am not one to step on the toes of those in charge. I am not one to make myself immortal, since I am mortal flesh and I get sick.

But there is a definite difference between the man who is idle and gives up, and the man who pushes forward no matter how hopeless the task. The man who pushes gains my admiration. The man who loses his life over pushing is tragic. But the man who pushes and is victorious, wins my admiration and my respect.

I choose to be one who acts rather than talks, one who “does” rather than “is”. There is no glory in sitting around in a perfect society, in a perfect world. Some say that glory or success is vain. But glory and success, or rather, money and power are not the reasons for the glory. The glory comes from the action, from the doing part.



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