Athena is the Greek goddess of Wisdom & War. Daughter of Zeus she was born wearing a full suit of Armor, ready for anything. Athena values wisdom and critical thinking above all. While being a fierce warrior, it was always a last resort. She has never lost a Battle.
With Athena guiding you, she is showing you to look inward at times of trouble and to look at situations with a new perspective. She guides you the way forward with as little resistance as she can find, however with her beside you, you will always win the war.