mental interests and abilities
He is an exacting perfectionist with a clear, logical, analytical mind and an aptitude for work that requires meticulous attention to detail and efficient organization. Well grounded and pragmatic, Deschanel tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in a practical field. Knowledge, ideas and theories do not really interest Caleb Deschanel unless they are useful in a tangible way. He is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances and subtle shades of feeling and meaning in the process. His strengths lie in his precise thinking, careful craftsmanship and mastery of technical skills. Caleb Deschanel tends to be very good at what he does and critical of others' work if it does not meet his high standards.
Caleb has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom and for an ever broadening understanding of life. Caleb Deschanel is the perpetual student and will be involved in higher education, philosophy, or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing, or fields of communications are also areas that interest Deschanel. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Caleb has talent for establishing rapport and communicating with people, great personnel skills, and he is adept at dealing with the public. Caleb Deschanel communicates concern, interest, and the ability to listen, which encourages people to open up and confide in him even if they do not know Caleb well. Deschanel creates close relationships with others by talking to them (even gossiping will do), or by writing intimate, personal letters. Women feel that Caleb Deschanel understands them.
He enjoys philosophical speculation and theorizing about abstract ideas and concepts. Deschanel is interested in a broad perspective, universal principles and systems, and connecting relationships and patterns - namely, he prefers to see the whole picture rather than the sum total of its components.Caleb Deschanel has a great respect and thirst for knowledge and education, and is the proverbial "perpetual student". Caleb Deschanel also has a talent for teaching and sharing his knowledge, and as a teacher, Caleb presents himself as a fellow participant in the ongoing quest for understanding rather than as a figure of authority.
He may become involved in television, publishing or other fields that involve sharing ideas with large groups of people. Caleb Deschanel excels in areas that require long-range planning and foresight, and can therefore be very successful in business, but he is rather sloppy and haphazard when it comes to implementing his ideas concretely. Caleb Deschanel should leave the details to someone else. Travel or long-distance contacts and communication will play a major role in his life and work.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Caleb Deschanel is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Deschanel combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Caleb has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze his own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Deschanel's mind is clear and practical as well. His wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Caleb Deschanel may seesaw between his optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Caleb Deschanel has a great capacity for concentration, handling details, and learning about subjects others might find ponderous, too technical, or dry. He could easily become a teacher of some specialized skill or field of knowledge. Practical applications and techniques are his forte. In speech Caleb Deschanel tends to be factual and to the point.
Deschanel will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Caleb Deschanel's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines his mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Caleb Deschanel incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
He is an original thinker, capable of unique discoveries and innovations, but he tends to scatter his energies in too many directions at once and to make impulsive or hasty decisions. Caleb Deschanel grasps ideas very quickly and becomes impatient with duller or more conservative minds. A fast-moving, mentally stimulating, and unpredictable atmosphere suits Caleb quite well, even though he may complain about the stress and the crazy pace. Caleb Deschanel has a technical bent and is interested in the newest scientific theories and findings, electronics, computers, etc.
Caleb Deschanel has a tendency to ponder and reflect on his thoughts. Methodical, responsible and serious, he has a sound judgment. He is a good listener and he probably prefers to work alone. Caleb Deschanel also has a good memory and may do well in history and science.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 9th house
Moon Sextile Mercury
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Square Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Moon/Saturn