mental interests and abilities
Martin Balsam possesses vision and foresight, and his mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. He is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Balsam is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and he is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. He is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Martin to deal with details and particulars. Martin Balsam has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
Martin has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Martin Balsam is the perpetual student who will be involved in higher education, philosophy or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing or communication are also areas of interest to Balsam. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
He is an original thinker, capable of unique discoveries and innovations, but he tends to scatter his energies in too many directions at once and to make impulsive or hasty decisions. Martin Balsam grasps ideas very quickly and becomes impatient with duller or more conservative minds. A fast-moving, mentally stimulating, and unpredictable atmosphere suits Martin quite well, even though he may complain about the stress and the crazy pace. Martin Balsam has a technical bent and is interested in the newest scientific theories and findings, electronics, computers, etc.
Martin Balsam has a great deal of nervous energy and he is likely to feel a strong sense of uneasiness. Others can expect to be hit back hard when they provoke him. Balsam is able to make changes if necessary, but in general he is somewhat reluctant to take chances.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Square Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Saturn/Uranus