John C. Lilly
mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. John C. Lilly insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Lilly approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Lilly's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and John - therefore - makes a good arbitrator or judge. He is thorough, conscientious and disciplined in his thinking, and has an aptitude for business, organization and administration. John C. Lilly is also a good strategist, and he will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, Lilly enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
He is quite verbal and communicative and eager to get his own ideas and opinions across to others. John C. Lilly says what is on his mind. Others see Lilly as a lively, intelligent person, and perhaps something of a chatterbox at times.
John C. Lilly would be an excellent teacher or counselor for he listens sympathetically and encourages others to express their inner thoughts and feelings. People trust and confide in John, and he is able to read between the lines and sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Lilly works well with and understands women as well as the emotional, feminine side of life. He is articulate on personal (rather than factual or technical) subjects. Keeping a diary or journal would be satisfying for Lilly. John C. Lilly also has a talent for learning languages.
His desire to make a point sometime overrides his receptivity to others' views. He can be a good listener, but John C. Lilly often finds it hard not to speak out.
John C. Lilly 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. John dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Lilly is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. John C. Lilly can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Lilly enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
John C. Lilly has a strong desire to keep in contact with like-minded people and tends to discuss love relationships problems with them. John seems to be especially drawn to children and young people and is always welcomed and appreciated by them.
He may have to deal with considerable nervous tension and is inclined to see everything a little cloudy. Expressing what is on his mind could be hard for John C. Lilly, and he could either intentionally or inadvertently deceive others, or vice versa.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 1st house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Conjunct Venus/N. Node
Mercury Opposition Neptune/Pluto