mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Jose Arguelles insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Arguelles approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Arguelles' advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Jose - 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. Jose Arguelles 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, Arguelles enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
Arguelles enjoys puzzles and other games that challenge him intellectually. Jose Arguelles 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.
Independent and freethinking, Jose Arguelles dislikes being told what to do and how to do it, and he especially does not like being told how to think, for Jose insists on discovering his own truth. Jose Arguelles does well in a rather unstructured environment that allows him to make his own decisions and to respond to the needs of the moment, rather than following a routine, standardized way of doing things. He is also suited to a fast-paced atmosphere, which Arguelles finds exciting and stimulating. His mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and flashes of inspiration often come to him "out of the blue". Jose has an aptitude for science and new technologies are of particular interest to him. Jose Arguelles also has a penchant for astrology or other esoteric sciences.
Arguelles' attitude toward associations could be somewhat critical and he may be emotionally nervous when he is around others. But he has a need to exchange ideas with others and the way Jose Arguelles reacts to others is important to him.
He may have some strange experiences and could be interested in exploring the unconscious or some new kinds of consciousness. Curious about mystical and occult things, Jose Arguelles may occupy himself investigating supernatural questions.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 5th house
Mercury Trine Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Moon/N. Node
Mercury Opposition Uranus/Neptune