mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective, and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Mel Gibson insists upon being shown facts to back up any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Gibson approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Gibson's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Mel 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. Mel Gibson is also a good strategist, and will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, Gibson enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
He is often involved in verbal exchanges, interviewing, discussing, debating, counseling, negotiating, getting and giving feedback, and sharing information. Mel Gibson is drawn to intelligent and verbal people, with whom he can communicate and from whom he can learn. Mel loves to have an audience to hear his ideas, and he also appreciates eloquent presentations by others.
Mel Gibson would be an excellent teacher or counselor for he listens sympathetically, and encourages others to express their inner thoughts and feelings. People trust and confide in Mel, and he is able to read between the lines and to sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Gibson works well with and understand women, and the emotional, feminine side of life. He is articulate on personal subjects (rather than factual or technical). Keeping a diary or journal would be satisfying for Gibson. Mel Gibson also has a talent for learning languages.
Mel Gibson often seesaws between what his conscious reasoning tells him versus a belief in things which seem to defy logic. Mel has a penchant for thinking big and being able to visualize the future, but he must beware of grandiose schemes and exaggerated claims. Oftentimes the most "far out" theories or speculative ideas seem perfectly plausible to Mel Gibson, but it would be wise to test these ideas before Mel invests too much into them.
Also, Mel Gibson is prone to severe wanderlust at times, so he should try to see as much of the world as he can.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Mel Gibson is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Gibson combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Mel has an introverted frame of mind and he tends to dissect or deeply analyze his own and other people's inner lives and experiences.
Although broad-minded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Gibson's mind is clear and practical as well. His wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Mel Gibson may seesaw between his optimism and sense of larger possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Mel Gibson has a great capacity for concentration, handling details, and learning about subjects others might find ponderous, too technical, or dry. He could easily become a teacher of some specialized skill or field of knowledge. Practical applications and techniques are his forte. In speech Mel Gibson tends to be factual and to the point.
Gibson will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. Above, Mel Gibson's thinking is depicted as careful, conservative, methodical, and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information characterizes his mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Mel Gibson incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired, inventive and the deductive, ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
Mel Gibson has a brilliant, inventive mind, and his sudden flashes of insight and clear perception enable him to understand concepts very quickly. At times his mind dances from one subject to the next so rapidly that he cannot thoroughly take in and digest any of them. Mel gets bored and restless, and he intellectually rebel against too much tedium. He may be abrupt and impatient with people who plan and plod along, because Mel Gibson likes to be open to inspiration and be spontaneous. Gibson could invent or discover something truly original, unique, or unheard of.
Although Mel Gibson's thinking is precise and logical, as described above, at times Gibson can be quite the opposite. Periods of absentmindedness, building castles in the air, or ruminating over mystical, abstract, or imponderable subjects are also likely, as discussed below.
His mind is highly imaginative and creative and he possesses dramatic, artistic, or musical abilities. As a child, Mel Gibson enjoyed daydreaming, fantasizing, pretending, and probably lived in "his own little world" a good deal. Mel Gibson perceives things which are not obvious to other people and he has an uncanny ability to "read" people and situations without being told anything about them. However, Gibson must learn to discriminate between a true psychic perception and his imagination. Learning to discipline and focus his mind is necessary if Mel Gibson wishes to use all of his creative potential. Otherwise, he could be simply a dreamer.
Communication with others is difficult for Mel Gibson because he often finds words frustrating and inadequate to express his experiences and perceptions. Also, Mel may purposefully mystify or deceive others.
Mel Gibson has a probing, penetrating mind and in his view, nothing is as simple, innocent, or straightforward as it appears. He may not totally understand the hidden undercurrents he perceives, the secret machinations, the dark underside of a person or situation - but it intrigues Mel and sometimes he cannot stop thinking about it. Once Gibson's interest has been piqued, he can become obsessed with getting to the bottom of the matter. At times Mel Gibson makes more of something than is actually the case, like assigning dark, convoluted motives to a person where none exist.
Mel Gibson has a charming disposition and loves to socialize and meet new people. Gibson also likes to be surrounded by beautiful things and likes to talk to others about his views on love relationships problems as well as his views on beauty, fashion and art in general.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 7th house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury Quincunx Jupiter
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Opposition Uranus
Mercury aspects Saturn and Neptune
Mercury Square Neptune
Mercury Quincunx Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Sun/Venus