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 Mike Pagliarulo, 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 Pagliarulo at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Mike Pagliarulo 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. Mike often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Pagliarulo can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Mike Pagliarulo is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Mike Pagliarulo as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Mike has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Mike Pagliarulo 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 Pagliarulo. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Mike Pagliarulo 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 Mike Pagliarulo tends to be factual and to the point.
Pagliarulo will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Mike Pagliarulo's thinking was depicted as careful, conservative, methodical and possibly narrow or rigid, while the following information defines his mind as quick and innovative. Both are true! Mike Pagliarulo incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
His mind works in a rather electric, inspired, sometimes brilliant way, and Mike Pagliarulo grasps new concepts very readily. However, his retention may be poor, as Pagliarulo tends to leap from one idea to another in a flash, and often without thoroughly digesting any of them. His mind may race so quickly that it is hard for Mike Pagliarulo to sit still for any length of time. Mike has a highly sensitive nervous system and needs a relatively calm, stable environment to be at his best. Mike Pagliarulo should avoid over stimulating, frenetic places in order to stay balanced.
Mike Pagliarulo tends to be guided by wrong impressions of people and could easily deceive himself about their character. On the other hand, Mike may also try to exploit other people's weakness and may even think of becoming involved in things that are a little shady.
Mike Pagliarulo has a strong need to mentally dominate others and always take the lead in his conversations with people. He is able to exert a powerful influence in his community and has far-reaching ideas to change the world for the better.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Quincunx Uranus
Mercury Opposition Neptune/Asc.
Mercury Opposition Pluto/N. Node