mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective, and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Brad Pitt insists upon being shown facts to back up any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Pitt approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Pitt's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Brad 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. Brad Pitt is also a good strategist, and will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, Pitt enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
His mental skills and intelligence are directed toward practical matters, and Brad Pitt is interested in the tangible effects of any abstract idea or concept. He is very interested in finance, economics, and moneymaking strategies.
He is a natural psychologist or counselor, interested in the inner motivations, feelings, personal life, relationships, and problems of others. Pitt is a sympathetic listener and he also loves to discuss (endlessly!) his own experiences and feelings. Brad Pitt tends to be very personal and subjective in his point of view. He has a talent for getting others to talk about their lives, dreams, desires, and other things that are personally meaningful to them. Brad Pitt could be an excellent interviewer, reporter, or biographer. Idle talk and gossip are his vices.
The study of the past - history, archeology, genealogy, etc. - is of great interest to him. Psychology, symbolism, mythology, and languages are also areas that Brad Pitt is drawn to.
His desire to make a point overrides sometimes his receptivity to others' views. He can be a good listener but often it is hard for Brad Pitt not to speak out.
Brad Pitt 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. Brad dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another's argument. At times Pitt is verbally aggressive and abrasive to others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people by his unadorned frankness. Brad Pitt can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer, or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Pitt enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Even though Pitt can be a decisive and convincing speaker (as indicated earlier), he also has a highly imaginative and intuitive mind. With this combination, there are a number of possibilities: Brad could accurately articulate the images and fantasies he has, he could forcefully convince others of his own brand of idealism (or illusion!), or perhaps Brad Pitt swings from being very clear and direct to being rather evasive or poetic. The following describes the more fluid, non-rational aspect of Pitt's thinking.
Imaginative, intuitive, and nonlinear in his thinking, Brad Pitt has a gift for writing poetry, fiction, or fantasy. Brad 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 aspects of the human psyche. Brad Pitt possesses an aptitude for private investigation, psychology and research work. Brad Pitt is also drawn to esoteric or occult studies.
He is impatient, a bit nervous and easily irritated. Although he is sensitive to criticism, Pitt can also be insensitive to the feelings of others. Brad Pitt must consciously cultivate self-control in order to handle his somewhat quick temper.
His thinking is influenced by the way Brad Pitt feels about love and he tends to speak freely about love relationships and sexual matters. A very good articulator, Pitt has the ability to play with words and could do well as a writer of love stories.
His way of thinking is greatly influenced by the conditions in his environment. In general, Brad Pitt prefers to be alone and away from the stress in his surroundings, for his daily contact with others always seems to bring some kind of trouble in one way or another.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 2nd house
Moon Conjunct Find Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury aspects Mars and Neptune
Mercury Sextile Neptune
Mercury Trine Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Moon/Mars
Mercury Conjunct Venus/Mars
Mercury Conjunct Saturn/Asc.