mental interests and abilities
He is a progressive thinker and he is open and receptive to new technologies and breakthroughs in science, and the latest discoveries in any field. Joseph Mankiewicz has high expectations and a profound belief that mankind's problems can be solved through the use of man's creative intelligence and inventive mind. Joseph has no patience for those whose conservative, unimaginative outlook limits their capacity to find solutions and envision a better future. Mankiewicz also likes to keep abreast of current developments in world affairs, for he instinctively knows that what happens in one part of the world affects everyone. Joseph Mankiewicz has a strong humanitarian drive. Practically speaking, Joseph Mankiewicz has an aptitude for organization and enjoys being involved in cooperative endeavors or businesses that are contemporary and innovative.
Inquisitive and communicative, Joseph's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Mankiewicz has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Mankiewicz learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Joseph Mankiewicz 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 Joseph, and he is able to read between the lines and sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Mankiewicz 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 Mankiewicz. Joseph Mankiewicz 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 Joseph Mankiewicz often finds it hard not to speak out.
Joseph Mankiewicz has a sharp tongue and ready wit, and he enjoys intellectual competition, problem solving, and demanding intellectual work. In a debate, he knows how to drive his point home. Joseph Mankiewicz also possesses quick reflexes and dexterity and could be an excellent tennis or racquetball player. Any sport which involves a dynamic exchange between the players is a suitable arena for Mankiewicz.
His mind is deep and penetrating and he is interested in anything secret, mysterious, or hidden, including the deeper recesses of the human psyche. Joseph Mankiewicz possesses an aptitude for private investigation, psychology and research work. Joseph Mankiewicz is also drawn to esoteric or occult studies.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Aquarius
Mercury in 3rd house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Sextile Mars
Mercury Trine Pluto