mental interests and abilities
Jon Stewart 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. Stewart 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 Jon to deal with details and particulars. Jon Stewart has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
Jon has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom and for an ever broadening understanding of life. Jon Stewart 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 Stewart. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Jon Stewart has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. He is not a specialist for he seeks a broad overview; he wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest him.
He also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to his success in the business world. However, Stewart's optimism and grand vision can also get him into trouble. Jon Stewart sometimes promises more than he can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt him later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Stewart's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Jon Stewart may travel extensively in his work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for him.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Stewart's mind is clear and practical as well. His wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Jon Stewart may seesaw between his optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Jon Stewart has a great capacity for concentration, handling details, and learning about subjects others might find ponderous, too technical, or dry. He could easily become a teacher of some specialized skill or field of knowledge. Practical applications and techniques are his forte. In speech Jon Stewart tends to be factual and to the point.
Stewart will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Jon Stewart's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines his mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Jon Stewart incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
He is an original thinker, capable of unique discoveries and innovations, but he tends to scatter his energies in too many directions at once and to make impulsive or hasty decisions. Jon Stewart grasps ideas very quickly and becomes impatient with duller or more conservative minds. A fast-moving, mentally stimulating, and unpredictable atmosphere suits Jon quite well, even though he may complain about the stress and the crazy pace. Jon Stewart has a technical bent and is interested in the newest scientific theories and findings, electronics, computers, etc.
Never satisfied with the face value of anything, Jon is always probing beneath the surface for deeper reasons and hidden motives - though he rarely reveals his own. Jon Stewart has a very suspicious, even paranoid, side. His mind is penetrating and Jon Stewart has an aptitude for research, investigative reporting or private investigation. He is keenly interested in the deeper aspects of the human psyche, with a sort of "x-ray vision" of the inner motivations and intentions of others. He is drawn to anything secret, hidden, or mysterious, and may pursue esoteric or occult studies. Stewart is also a forceful and convincing speaker or writer, with the ability to influence people's thinking by the sheer power of his conviction.
Jon Stewart has a tendency to dwell upon his basic ego needs and wants to plan everything out before acting. Others may see Jon as being all thought and no action, but the plans Stewart makes are more likely to be in keeping with his real inner desires.
Jon has the ability to influence others to his way of thinking and could do well in a propaganda campaign. Jon Stewart thinks in big dimensions and has a gift for speaking. He is interested in subjects that encompass a larger view of the world.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Square Uranus
Mercury Square Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Sun/MC
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter/Pluto