mental interests and abilities
His mind operates in a very deliberate and methodical manner and Eric Nies 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. Eric Nies 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. Eric has an aptitude for singing or drawing.
Eric has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Eric Nies is the perpetual student who will be involved in higher education, philosophy or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing or communication are also areas of interest to Nies. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Eric Nies 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. Nies could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Eric Nies 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, Eric Nies can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
Argumentative and rather aggressive and critical in discussions, Nies tends to turn any conversation into a debate, and sometimes a verbal war. Eric Nies could be a spokesman for a righteous cause, a lawyer vigorously defending a client, a sharp analyst or critic. He is a convincing speaker, but is not especially receptive to the ideas and opinions of others. Eric Nies has a forceful intellect and an aptitude for mental work.
His mind works in a rather electric, inspired, sometimes brilliant way, and Eric Nies grasps new concepts very readily. However, his retention may be poor, as Nies tends to leap from one idea to another in a flash, and often without thoroughly digesting any of them. His mind may race so quickly that it is hard for Eric Nies to sit still for any length of time. Eric has a highly sensitive nervous system and needs a relatively calm, stable environment to be at his best. Eric Nies should avoid over stimulating, frenetic places in order to stay balanced.
He may have some strange experiences and could be interested in exploring the unconscious or some new kinds of consciousness. Curious about mystical and occult things, Eric Nies may occupy himself investigating supernatural questions.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Taurus
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury Square Mars
Mercury Quincunx Uranus
Mercury Opposition Uranus/Neptune