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 Earl Campbell, 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 Campbell at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Earl Campbell 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. Earl often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Campbell can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Earl Campbell is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Earl Campbell as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
He is often involved in verbal exchanges, interviews, discussions, debates, counseling, negotiations, providing and obtaining feedback, and sharing information. Earl Campbell is drawn to intelligent and verbal people with whom he can communicate and from whom he can learn. Earl loves to have an audience to hear his ideas, and he also appreciates eloquent presentations by others.
Earl has an ongoing interest in learning and expanding his mental horizons. He enjoys traveling, philosophical discussions and exchanging ideas with those who have different experiences and viewpoints. Broad-minded and fair, he is well-suited to law, consulting, diplomatic relations, as well as business. Earl Campbell learns quickly, and can pick up on a new idea or concept with relative ease.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Campbell'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 Earl Campbell may seesaw between his optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Earl Campbell possesses excellent powers of concentration and enjoys studying or deep thinking in solitude. Discriminating and highly rational, Campbell gets right down to the bare bones in any discussion and is quick to see the fuzzy thinking or weaknesses in another's logic. He is well-suited to any work that requires organized thinking, precision and a methodical approach. He enjoys working on problems that others consider too tedious, repetitive or technical. Earl Campbell tends to become a specialist in a given field of knowledge and to become engrossed in all of the small details involved, sometimes unaware that only few people share his particular interest, especially to the extent that he does.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 7th house
Mercury Trine Jupiter
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Trine Saturn