mental interests and abilities
Jake Gyllenhaal possesses vision and foresight, and his mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. He is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Gyllenhaal is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and he is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. He is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Jake to deal with details and particulars. Jake Gyllenhaal has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
Gyllenhaal enjoys puzzles and other games that challenge him intellectually. Jake Gyllenhaal likes to show off his verbal or intellectual skills and to use his mind creatively. Writing, dramatic speaking or some other display of his creative intelligence appeal to him.
His mind does not function in a linear, logical manner and Jake Gyllenhaal is often unable to express his thoughts in simple, everyday language. Symbols, images, art or music better express Gyllenhaal's ideas. Flights of imagination and fantasy carry Jake into strange and beautiful worlds, and he could foster the ability to transcribe some of his perceptions so as to share them with others, for example, by writing fantasy, fiction, lyrics or poetry. Gyllenhaal is sensitive to nuances and possesses intuitive or psychic gifts, but he may become confused between imagination and true perception. Jake Gyllenhaal has a strong mystical and idealistic bent, and has difficulty focusing his attention on practical or mundane activities. Jake Gyllenhaal is strongly attracted to metaphysical and spiritual topics.
His mind is characterized by a penetrating depth and thoroughness. Jake Gyllenhaal ferrets out the facts, and especially enjoys a problem if there is an element of mystery, darkness, or the forbidden. Generally, Gyllenhaal does not shy away from the truth, no matter how unpleasant it is.
His aspirations seem to be geared toward intellectual and spiritual lines and Gyllenhaal tends to base his friendships and other relationships on mutual inner understanding. Jake Gyllenhaal shares his thoughts and plans mostly with people who have the same interests that he has.
Jake Gyllenhaal comes across as an intellectual and his thinking more or less is connected with words. Jake has a feeling for languages and could do well as a writer or in a position involving more than one language. Gyllenhaal may also enjoy giving lectures.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 5th house
Mercury Conjunct Neptune
Mercury Sextile Pluto
Mercury Opposition N. Node/MC
Mercury Opposition Asc./MC