mental interests and abilities
Burt Lancaster possesses vision and foresight, and his mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. He is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Lancaster is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and he is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. He is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Burt to deal with details and particulars. Burt Lancaster has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
Burt does not speak up readily, even when he has a lot to say! Also, his mind tends to drift and Lancaster finds it difficult to study very factual material that does not have much color or imaginative appeal. His intuition and first impressions are likely to be quite accurate, however, and Burt Lancaster tends to depend upon this faculty in making decisions.
His intellectual interests tend toward the offbeat or unusual. Anything "alternative", innovative, experimental, creatively inspired, or new is right up Lancaster's alley. Burt Lancaster may not have the patience to study these things in depth, but he has an instinctive grasp of them. The esoteric sciences like astrology, numerology, and the like are subjects Burt could pick up quite easily.
He is open and receptive to subjects that defy rational explanation, such as psychic phenomena, mental telepathy and metaphysics, and Lancaster could teach these subjects to others. His mind is imaginative and inspired and Burt Lancaster has an aptitude for art and creative writing.
Burt Lancaster has a probing, penetrating mind and in his view, nothing is as simple, innocent, or straightforward as it appears. He may not totally understand the hidden undercurrents he perceives, the secret machinations, the dark underside of a person or situation - but it intrigues Burt and sometimes he cannot stop thinking about it. Once Lancaster's interest has been piqued, he can become obsessed with getting to the bottom of the matter. At times Burt Lancaster makes more of something than is actually the case, like assigning dark, convoluted motives to a person where none exist.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 12th house
Mercury Sextile Uranus
Mercury Trine Neptune
Mercury Quincunx Pluto