mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. David Bowie insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Bowie approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Bowie's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and David - 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. David Bowie 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, Bowie enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
David Bowie has a good understanding of group trends, politics, mass movements, and community affairs. Sharing ideas with groups of people is something Bowie does well and is likely to be involved with. David collaborates well in group efforts and is likely to be part of a successful team or large organization.
David Bowie has a deep, serious turn of mind, and when out of balance, he tends toward pessimism, cynicism, and overly rigid or judgmental thinking. These are tendencies Bowie may have to work to counteract, by choosing to focus on the humor in a situation, associating with cheerful, positive-minded people, and so on. Being around children can sometimes alter and lighten up his mental outlook considerably. Duty, obligation, "should", and "ought to" may color David's thinking too much.
Although David Bowie's thinking is precise and logical, as described above, at times Bowie can be quite the opposite. There may very well be periods of absentmindedness, building castles in the air, or ruminating over mystical, abstract or imponderable subjects, as discussed below.
His mind is highly imaginative and creative and he possesses dramatic, artistic or musical abilities. As a child, David Bowie enjoyed daydreaming, fantasizing and pretending, and probably lived in "his own little world" a good deal. He perceives things that are not obvious to other people and David Bowie has an uncanny ability to "read" people and situations without being told anything about them. However, David Bowie must learn to discriminate between true psychic perception and his imagination. Learning to discipline and focus his mind is necessary if Bowie wishes to use all of his creative potential. Otherwise, David Bowie could be simply a dreamer.
Communication with others is difficult for David Bowie because he often finds words frustrating and inadequate to express his experiences and perceptions. Also, David may purposefully mystify or deceive others.
Bowie's attitude toward associations could be somewhat critical and he may be emotionally nervous when he is around others. But he has a need to exchange ideas with others and the way David Bowie reacts to others is important to him.
David Bowie forms his own conclusion about things and may have some difficulty in exchanging his thoughts and ideas with others, although they regard his ideas as having a good foundation. Most of his conversations tend to have a serious overtone.
David Bowie comes across as an intellectual and his thinking more or less is connected with words. David has a feeling for languages and could do well as a writer or in a position involving more than one language. Bowie may also enjoy giving lectures.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 11th house
Mercury Quincunx Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Neptune
Mercury Square Neptune
Mercury Opposition Moon/N. Node
Mercury Opposition Saturn/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct Asc./MC