mental interests and abilities
One of Joaquin's greatest assets is his ability to see both sides of an issue, and to negotiate and bring about compromise and reconciliation. Tactful, reasonable, and endowed with considerable social finesse, Joaquin Phoenix works well with people in business as well as in personal relationships. He is objective and somewhat detached from emotional bias, and makes an excellent consultant, mediator or public relations person. Joaquin Phoenix insists on fairness and seeks to foster harmony or at least peaceful coexistence between people. His sense of diplomacy is an asset to any business or social setting. Joaquin Phoenix also has fine aesthetic sensitivities and could work in an artistic or cultural environment.
Joaquin has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom and for an ever broadening understanding of life. Joaquin Phoenix is the perpetual student and will be involved in higher education, philosophy, or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing, or fields of communications are also areas that interest Phoenix. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Joaquin Phoenix 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. Phoenix could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Joaquin Phoenix 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, Joaquin Phoenix can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
Joaquin Phoenix has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Joaquin dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Phoenix is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Joaquin Phoenix can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Phoenix enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
An independent and original thinker, Joaquin is excited by new ideas, discoveries, and innovations. His mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and ideas often come to him "out of the blue". Joaquin Phoenix grasps ideas very quickly and often becomes impatient with those who are slower or more cautious than he. More conservative minds deem him rather eccentric and unusual in his interests. Joaquin Phoenix does well in an open, unpredictable atmosphere where flexibility and quick responses are needed. Joaquin Phoenix has an aptitude for science, mathematics, electronics or astrology.
Joaquin wants to be himself and he has a need to assert his individuality. Acting independently, he wants to do things immediately. There is a nervous energy about Joaquin Phoenix that could lead to accidents, if he neglects to be careful.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Libra
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Conjunct Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Mars/Uranus