mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Maurice Ravel, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Ravel at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Maurice Ravel as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Maurice often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Ravel can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Maurice Ravel is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Maurice Ravel as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Maurice has an introspective turn of mind and may enjoy keeping a journal or a record of his dreams and personal experiences, or learning about psychology, history, and the inner workings and emotional foundations of his own life.Ravel is studious and something of a bookworm.
Maurice has an ongoing interest in learning and expanding his mental horizons. He enjoys traveling, philosophical discussions and exchanging ideas with those who have different experiences and viewpoints. Broad-minded and fair, he is well-suited to law, consulting, diplomatic relations, as well as business. Maurice Ravel learns quickly, and can pick up on a new idea or concept with relative ease.
Maurice Ravel has a tendency to ponder and reflect on his thoughts. Methodical, responsible and serious, he has a sound judgment. He is a good listener and he probably prefers to work alone. Maurice Ravel also has a good memory and may do well in history and science.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 4th house
Mercury Trine Jupiter
Mercury Conjunct Moon/Saturn