mental interests and abilities
She 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, Orr tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in a practical field. Knowledge, ideas and theories do not really interest Marjorie Orr unless they are useful in a tangible way. She is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances and subtle shades of feeling and meaning in the process. Her strengths lie in her precise thinking, careful craftsmanship and mastery of technical skills. Marjorie Orr tends to be very good at what she does and critical of others' work if it does not meet her high standards.
Marjorie Orr has a good understanding of group trends, politics, mass movements and community affairs. Sharing ideas with groups of people is something Orr does well and is likely to be involved with. Marjorie is an accomplished team player and is likely to be part of a successful group or large organization.
She is not interested in subjects that are wholly abstract or technical. There must be a personal, human element to spark Orr's interest. Her interests revolve around people and their inner motivations, feelings, personal lives and experiences. Marjorie Orr is a natural listener with a talent for getting others to talk about their lives, relationships, dreams and desires - namely the things that are meaningful to them. Orr could also be an excellent writer, reporter or biographer.
Marjorie Orr has a particular interest in the past. She is concerned either with personal history (childhood and early family experiences, genealogy, etc.) or with the roots and origins of societies (archeology, mythology, history, etc.).
Marjorie Orr is nostalgic and she loves to hear others' life stories and to discuss her own experiences and feelings. Marjorie likes to read biographies and memoirs, and she probably keeps a diary or journal herself. Marjorie Orr also has the ability to be a successful public speaker.
She enjoys philosophical speculation and theorizing about abstract ideas and concepts. Orr is interested in a broad perspective, universal principles and systems, and connecting relationships and patterns - namely, she prefers to see the whole picture rather than the sum total of its components. Marjorie Orr has a great respect and thirst for knowledge and education, and is the proverbial "perpetual student". Marjorie Orr also has a talent for teaching and sharing her knowledge, and as a teacher, Marjorie presents herself as a fellow participant in the ongoing quest for understanding rather than as a figure of authority.
She may become involved in television, publishing or other fields that involve sharing ideas with large groups of people. Marjorie Orr excels in areas that require long-range planning and foresight, and can therefore be very successful in business, but she is rather sloppy and haphazard when it comes to implementing her ideas concretely. Marjorie Orr should leave the details to someone else. Travel or long-distance contacts and communication will play a major role in her life and work.
Although she is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Marjorie Orr is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Orr combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Marjorie has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze her own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Orr's mind is clear and practical as well. Her wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Marjorie Orr may seesaw between her optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and her skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Marjorie Orr has a great capacity for concentration, handling details, and learning about subjects others might find ponderous, too technical or dry. She could easily become a teacher of some specialized skill or field of knowledge. Practical applications and techniques are her forte. In speech Marjorie Orr tends to be factual and to the point.
Orr will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Marjorie Orr's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines her mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Marjorie Orr incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
She is an original thinker, capable of unique discoveries and innovations, but she tends to scatter her energies in too many directions at once and to make impulsive or hasty decisions. Marjorie Orr grasps ideas very quickly and becomes impatient with duller or more conservative minds. A fast-moving, mentally stimulating, and unpredictable atmosphere suits Marjorie quite well, even though she may complain about the stress and the crazy pace. Marjorie Orr has a technical bent and is interested in the newest scientific theories and findings, electronics, computers, etc.
Orr is generally in a positive frame of mind and she has the ability to express herself well. Marjorie Orr could be successful in speaking, lecturing, writing, or acting. Marjorie might also be interested in issues of health, diet etc. and may consider a profession in the medical field.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 11th house
Moon Square Mercury
Mercury Conjunct Jupiter
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Square Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Sun/Jupiter