mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Lloyd Bridges insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Bridges approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Bridges' advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Lloyd - 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. Lloyd Bridges 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, Bridges enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
Lloyd Bridges 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 Lloyd Bridges does.
Lloyd Bridges appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design, and beauty. He could develop great technical skill as an artist, designer, craftsman, or creative writer. Bridges could also sell objects of beauty - artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Lloyd 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 benefit to Bridges in any work with people on a one-to-one level.
Although his tact was commented on above, Lloyd Bridges can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
Lloyd Bridges has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Lloyd dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Bridges is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Lloyd Bridges can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Bridges enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
He enjoys philosophical speculation and theorizing about abstract ideas and concepts. Bridges is interested in a broad perspective, universal principles and systems, and connecting relationships and patterns - namely, he prefers to see the whole picture rather than the sum total of its components.Lloyd Bridges has a great respect and thirst for knowledge and education, and is the proverbial "perpetual student". Lloyd Bridges also has a talent for teaching and sharing his knowledge, and as a teacher, Lloyd presents himself as a fellow participant in the ongoing quest for understanding rather than as a figure of authority.
He may become involved in television, publishing or other fields that involve sharing ideas with large groups of people. Lloyd Bridges excels in areas that require long-range planning and foresight, and can therefore be very successful in business, but he is rather sloppy and haphazard when it comes to implementing his ideas concretely. Lloyd Bridges should leave the details to someone else. Travel or long-distance contacts and communication will play a major role in his life and work.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 10th house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter