mental interests and abilities
Diane Ladd possesses vision and foresight, and her mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. She is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Ladd is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and she is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. She is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Diane to deal with details and particulars. Diane Ladd has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to her.
Her mental skills and intelligence are directed toward practical matters, and Diane Ladd is interested in the tangible effects of any abstract idea or concept. She is very interested in finance, economics, and moneymaking strategies.
She enjoys philosophical speculation and theorizing about abstract ideas and concepts. Ladd is interested in a broad perspective, universal principles and systems, and connecting relationships and patterns - namely, she prefers to see the whole picture rather than the sum total of its components.Diane Ladd has a great respect and thirst for knowledge and education, and is the proverbial "perpetual student". Diane Ladd also has a talent for teaching and sharing her knowledge, and as a teacher, Diane presents herself as a fellow participant in the ongoing quest for understanding rather than as a figure of authority.
She may become involved in television, publishing or other fields that involve sharing ideas with large groups of people. Diane Ladd excels in areas that require long-range planning and foresight, and can therefore be very successful in business, but she is rather sloppy and haphazard when it comes to implementing her ideas concretely. Diane Ladd should leave the details to someone else. Travel or long-distance contacts and communication will play a major role in her life and work.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Ladd's mind is clear and practical as well. Her wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Diane Ladd may seesaw between her optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and her skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Diane Ladd has an aptitude for solving difficult mental problems due to her careful, methodical approach, attention to detail and tenacity in following a matter through to its conclusion. Diane Ladd has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Ladd can get entirely wrapped up in her own thoughts and completely engrossed in a minor detail. She is slow and cautious, but extremely thorough in her work. Conservative and somewhat of a skeptic, she may be narrow-minded or closed to any idea that has no concrete proof or scientific verification. She prefers dealing with facts rather than abstract speculation. Diane Ladd may also be distrustful or fearful of anything she cannot understand with her rational mind. She is well-suited to work in research or any field that requires careful study and thought.
Ladd will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Diane Ladd's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines her mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Diane Ladd incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
Her mind works in a rather electric, inspired, sometimes brilliant way, and Diane Ladd grasps new concepts very readily. However, her retention may be poor, as Ladd tends to leap from one idea to another in a flash, and often without thoroughly digesting any of them. Her mind may race so quickly that it is hard for Diane Ladd to sit still for any length of time. Diane has a highly sensitive nervous system and needs a relatively calm, stable environment to be at her best. Diane Ladd should avoid over stimulating, frenetic places in order to stay balanced.
Her mind is deep and penetrating and she is interested in anything secret, mysterious, or hidden, including the deeper recesses of the human psyche. Diane Ladd possesses an aptitude for private investigation, psychology and research work. Diane Ladd is also drawn to esoteric or occult studies.
Diane Ladd has a strong desire to keep in contact with like-minded people and tends to discuss love relationships problems with them. Diane seems to be especially drawn to children and young people and is always welcomed and appreciated by them.
Diane Ladd has a tendency to show other people that she is someone to be reckoned with. She is inclined to be irritable, easily angered, and quick to take offense. Diane Ladd may also have a sharp tongue and she is likely to have frequent quarrels or disputes in her relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 2nd house
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Quincunx Uranus
Mercury Trine Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct Mars/Asc.