Eunice Kennedy Shriver
mental interests and abilities
She is highly interested in inner, subjective and personal issues, and her thinking is based more on feelings, intuition, personal experiences and prejudices, than on reason or logic. Intellectual abilities and accomplishments without heart or soul mean little to Eunice. She is empathic and would be an excellent counselor, for she is a sensitive listener and deeply interested in people's feelings and inner life. In addition to psychology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver is drawn to education, art, poetry, music or mythology. She is not particularly confident about speaking in public, but will open up and share her thoughts in small, intimate groups. Shriver enjoys keeping a personal journal and reading the chronicles of others' lives and personal development.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver thinks a great deal about her career, her reputation and public image, and the way she makes a contribution or impact on the world at large. Public speaking or some other form of communication is likely to be an important aspect of Eunice Kennedy Shriver's work.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and she loves a vigorous discussion or debate. She expresses her thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Eunice dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Shriver is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and she tends to overstate her case or offend people with her unadorned frankness. Eunice Kennedy Shriver can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. She has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Shriver enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
She is mentally restless, intellectually thirsty and immensely curious. Eunice Kennedy Shriver may study and travel widely in order to satisfy these urges and she is even happier if she shares her journeys with companions. Eunice's gifts lie in her capacity for learning about the beliefs of a broad spectrum of people, making long-distance connections, opening up channels of communication and understanding, bringing people together from foreign lands, and promoting social and cultural exchange.
Independent and freethinking, Eunice Kennedy Shriver dislikes being told what to do and how to do it, and she especially does not like being told how to think, for Eunice insists on discovering her own truth. Eunice Kennedy Shriver does well in a rather unstructured environment that allows her to make her own decisions and to respond to the needs of the moment, rather than following a routine, standardized way of doing things. She is also suited to a fast-paced atmosphere, which Shriver finds exciting and stimulating. Her mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and flashes of inspiration often come to her "out of the blue". Eunice has an aptitude for science and new technologies are of particular interest to her. Eunice Kennedy Shriver also has a penchant for astrology or other esoteric sciences.
Suspecting that appearances are superficial and mask the "nitty-gritty", Eunice Kennedy Shriver is always probing beneath the surface to uncover the deeper, hidden recesses. She is interested in anything secret or mysterious. Eunice Kennedy Shriver has great powers of concentration and a penetrating mind, with an aptitude for research, investigative reporting or detective work. She is also keenly observant and seems to have "x-ray vision" regarding the inner motivations and intentions of other people. Eunice Kennedy Shriver would make an excellent psychotherapist, uncovering the deeper causes and roots of a person's emotional problems. She may also be drawn to esoteric or occult studies and the development of unusual mental powers. She is fascinated by stories of mystery, intrigue and espionage.
Shriver knows what she wants to accomplish and has a tendency to strive toward a superior intellect. She is prudent and a convincing speaker with the ability to influence others. But Eunice Kennedy Shriver pushes herself tirelessly and tends to overstrain her nerves.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Cancer
Mercury in 10th house
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Sextile Jupiter
Mercury Trine Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Sun/Pluto