mental interests and abilities
He is an exacting perfectionist with a clear, logical, analytical mind and an aptitude for work that requires meticulous attention to detail and efficient organization. Well grounded and pragmatic, John Phillips tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in a practical field. Knowledge, ideas and theories do not really interest John Phillips unless they are useful in a tangible way. He is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances and subtle shades of feeling and meaning in the process. His strengths lie in his precise thinking, careful craftsmanship and mastery of technical skills. John Phillips tends to be very good at what he does and critical of others' work if it does not meet his high standards.
John Phillips thinks a great deal about his career, his reputation and public image, and the way he 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 John Phillips' work.
He is a natural psychologist or counselor, interested in the inner motivations, feelings, personal life, relationships and problems of others. John Phillips is a sympathetic listener and he also loves to (endlessly!) discuss his own experiences and feelings. John Phillips tends to be very personal and subjective in his point of view. He has a talent for getting others to talk about their lives, dreams, desires and other things that are meaningful to them. John Phillips could be an excellent interviewer, reporter or biographer. Idle talk and gossip are his vices.
The study of the past - history, archeology, genealogy, etc. - is of great interest to him. Psychology, symbolism, mythology and languages are also areas that John Phillips is drawn to.
John Phillips 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. John Phillips could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
John Phillips 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.
His mind is marked by a penetrating depth and thoroughness. John Phillips ferrets out the facts, and particularly enjoys problems with an element of mystery, darkness or the forbidden. Generally, John Phillips does not shy away from the truth, no matter how unpleasant it is.
Papa John has the ability to think and act efficiently and he seems to perceive what is unspoken or hidden. John Phillips goes about realizing his plans in a fanatical way and has a tendency to over-work his nervous system.
John Phillips has a strong desire to dominate people's minds and would make an excellent hypnotist. His own personal vibration seems to influence people and possibly could change their lives. It is important to use this power that John Phillips seems to have for the general good.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 10th house
Moon Conjunct Mercury
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury Sextile Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Mars/Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Pluto/Asc.