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, Armstrong tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in some practical field. Knowledge, ideas, and theories do not really interest Lance Armstrong unless they are useful in a tangible way. He is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances, subtle shades of feeling and meaning. His strengths are in his precise thinking, careful craftsmanship, and mastery of technical skills. Lance Armstrong tends to be very good at what he does and critical of others' work if it does not meet his high standards.
Lance Armstrong 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 communications of some other kind is likely to be an important aspect of the work Lance Armstrong does.
He is a natural psychologist or counselor, interested in the inner motivations, feelings, personal life, relationships, and problems of others. Armstrong is a sympathetic listener and he also loves to discuss (endlessly!) his own experiences and feelings. Lance Armstrong 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 personally meaningful to them. Lance Armstrong 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 Lance Armstrong is drawn to.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Lance Armstrong is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Armstrong combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Lance has an introverted frame of mind and he tends to dissect or deeply analyze his own and other people's inner lives and experiences.
Lance has an aptitude for solving difficult mental problems due to his careful, methodical approach, attention to detail, and tenacity in following a matter through to its conclusion. Lance has good powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Lance Armstrong can get wrapped up entirely in his own thoughts and completely engrossed in some small detail. He is slow and cautious, but extremely thorough in his work. Conservative and something of a skeptic, Armstrong may be narrow-minded or closed to any idea which has no concrete proof or scientific verification. He prefers dealing with facts rather than abstract speculation. Lance Armstrong may also be distrustful or fearful of anything he cannot understand with his rational mind. He is well-suited to work in research or any field that requires careful study and thought.
Lance has the ability to adapt himself mentally and emotionally to any situations he may have to face. He is considerate and compassionate and sensitive to others' needs. People have confidence in his judgment and it is easy for Lance Armstrong to succeed.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 10th house
Moon Conjunct Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Moon/MC