mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Charles Lindbergh, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Lindbergh at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Charles Lindbergh as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Charles often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Lindbergh can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Charles Lindbergh is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Charles Lindbergh as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Inquisitive and communicative, Charles' mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Lindbergh has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Lindbergh learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Charles Lindbergh appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. He could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Lindbergh could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Charles Lindbergh has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. His sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Although his tact was commented on above, Charles Lindbergh can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
Charles Lindbergh 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. Charles dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Lindbergh is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Charles Lindbergh can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Lindbergh enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Even though Lindbergh 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: Charles could accurately articulate the images and fantasies he has, he could forcefully convince others of his own brand of idealism (or illusion!), or Charles Lindbergh may alternate from being very clear and direct to being rather evasive or poetic. The following describes the more fluid, non-rational aspect of Lindbergh's thinking.
He is open and receptive to subjects that defy rational explanation, such as psychic phenomena, mental telepathy and metaphysics, and Lindbergh could teach these subjects to others. His mind is imaginative and inspired and Charles Lindbergh has an aptitude for art and creative writing.
Charles Lindbergh tends to expect too much from people and consequently often feel let down by the actions of others. Feeling misunderstood, he may try to avoid contact with others as much as possible.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury aspects Mars and Neptune
Mercury Trine Neptune
Mercury Opposition Neptune/N. Node