mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Benjamin Bratt insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Bratt approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Bratt's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Benjamin - therefore - makes a good arbitrator or judge. He is thorough, conscientious and disciplined in his thinking, and has an aptitude for business, organization and administration. Benjamin Bratt is also a good strategist, and he will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, Bratt enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
Benjamin Bratt thinks a great deal about his career, his reputation and public image, and the way he makes a contribution or impact on the world at large. Public speaking or communications of some other kind is likely to be an important aspect of the work Benjamin Bratt does.
Benjamin Bratt has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Benjamin dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Bratt is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Benjamin Bratt can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Bratt enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Benjamin Bratt has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. He is not a specialist for he seeks a broad overview; he wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest him.
He also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to his success in the business world. However, Bratt's optimism and grand vision can also get him into trouble. Benjamin Bratt sometimes promises more than he can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt him later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Bratt's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Benjamin Bratt may travel extensively in his work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for him.
Independent and freethinking, Benjamin Bratt dislikes being told what to do and how to do it, and he especially does not like being told how to think, for Benjamin insists on discovering his own truth. Benjamin Bratt does well in a rather unstructured environment that allows him to make his own decisions and to respond to the needs of the moment, rather than following a routine, standardized way of doing things. He is also suited to a fast-paced atmosphere, which Bratt finds exciting and stimulating. His mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and flashes of inspiration often come to him "out of the blue". Benjamin has an aptitude for science and new technologies are of particular interest to him. Benjamin Bratt also has a penchant for astrology or other esoteric sciences.
Even though Bratt can be a decisive and convincing speaker (as indicated earlier), he also has a highly imaginative and intuitive mind. This combination offers a number of possibilities: Benjamin could accurately articulate the images and fantasies he has, he could forcefully convince others of his own brand of idealism (or illusion!), or Benjamin Bratt may alternate from being very clear and direct to being rather evasive or poetic. The following describes the more fluid, non-rational aspect of Bratt's thinking.
Imaginative, intuitive, and nonlinear in his thinking, Benjamin Bratt has a gift for writing poetry, fiction, or fantasy. Benjamin also has a natural openness to the spiritual, intangible side of life and could write or speak on these subjects. An innate clairvoyant tendency could also be developed quite easily by him.
His mind is deep and penetrating and he is interested in anything secret, mysterious, or hidden, including the deeper recesses of the human psyche. Benjamin Bratt possesses an aptitude for private investigation, psychology and research work. Benjamin Bratt is also drawn to esoteric or occult studies.
His thinking is influenced by the way Benjamin Bratt feels about love and he tends to speak freely about love relationships and sexual matters. A very good articulator, Bratt has the ability to play with words and could do well as a writer of love stories.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 10th house
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury Trine Uranus
Mercury aspects Mars and Neptune
Mercury Sextile Neptune
Mercury Trine Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Venus/Mars