mental interests and abilities
His mind operates in a very deliberate and methodical manner and Dean Martin dislikes being rushed or forced into give an opinion before he has thoroughly ruminated and digested an idea. He is also difficult to sway once his mind is made up.
Though slower at grasping new concepts or learning new skills, he is patient and persevering and in fact, often becomes quite adept at whatever he sets his mind to for he is willing to devote much time and attention to it. Dean Martin succeeds, not so much because of his intellectual brilliance, but because he has the ability to concentrate and follow a project through to its completion. Dean has an aptitude for singing or drawing.
His mental skills and intelligence are directed toward practical matters, and Dean Martin is interested in the tangible effects of any abstract idea or concept. He is very interested in finance, economics, and moneymaking strategies.
Dean Martin would be an excellent teacher or counselor for he listens sympathetically and encourages others to express their inner thoughts and feelings. People trust and confide in Dean, and he is able to read between the lines and sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Martin works well with and understands women as well as the emotional, feminine side of life. He is articulate on personal (rather than factual or technical) subjects. Keeping a diary or journal would be satisfying for Martin. Dean Martin also has a talent for learning languages.
His desire to make a point sometime overrides his receptivity to others' views. He can be a good listener, but Dean Martin often finds it hard not to speak out.
Dean Martin 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. Dean dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Martin is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Dean Martin can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Martin enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
He enjoys philosophical speculation and theorizing about abstract ideas and concepts. Martin 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.Dean Martin has a great respect and thirst for knowledge and education, and is the proverbial "perpetual student". Dean Martin also has a talent for teaching and sharing his knowledge, and as a teacher, Dean 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. Dean Martin 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. Dean Martin should leave the details to someone else. Travel or long-distance contacts and communication will play a major role in his life and work.
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. Dean Martin grasps ideas very quickly and becomes impatient with duller or more conservative minds. A fast-moving, mentally stimulating, and unpredictable atmosphere suits Dean quite well, even though he may complain about the stress and the crazy pace. Dean Martin has a technical bent and is interested in the newest scientific theories and findings, electronics, computers, etc.
Prudent and far-sighted, Dean Martin has a talent for organizing and negotiating advantageous business deals. Martin has a wealth of plans and is capable of thinking them out and putting them into action successfully. Dean Martin seems to have the sense to avoid any real risky ventures.
His way of thinking is greatly influenced by the conditions in his environment. In general, Dean Martin 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 Taurus
Mercury in 2nd house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter
Mercury Square Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Mars/Jupiter
Mercury Conjunct Saturn/Asc.