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 Neil Kinnock, 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 Baron Kinnock at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Neil Kinnock 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. Neil often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Baron Kinnock can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Neil Kinnock is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Neil Kinnock as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
The mysterious and the unknown fascinate Neil Kinnock and he may investigate the supernatural, the hidden or the taboo. Baron Kinnock needs to know what is going on behind the scenes. He is also deeply curious or astute about economic, political, or social power, big business, and the motives and powers behind the social facade.
Neil's emotions and logic are often out of sync. What Neil Kinnock feels or subconsciously wants or believes is quite different from his conscious thoughts. Thus he may have trouble becoming clear about a given situation or making up his mind. Neil Kinnock functions best when he takes the time to reflect, brood and incubate his ideas and decisions, thereby utilizing his intuition and emotions as well as his reasoning. If Neil Kinnock studies his dreams and their messages he will be surprised to discover how often his true feelings about someone or something are significantly different from his conscious stance.
Putting his feelings into words does not come very easily, and Neil Kinnock may feel awkward trying to articulate and communicate subjects other than those that are purely factual or intellectual in nature. However, finding an outlet through writing about or describing his feelings would be very gratifying for Baron Kinnock.
His desire to make a point sometime overrides his receptivity to others' views. He can be a good listener, but Neil Kinnock often finds it hard not to speak out.
Argumentative and rather aggressive and critical in discussions, Baron Kinnock tends to turn any conversation into a debate, and sometimes a verbal war. Neil Kinnock could be a spokesman for a righteous cause, a lawyer vigorously defending a client, a sharp analyst or critic. He is a convincing speaker, but is not especially receptive to the ideas and opinions of others. Neil Kinnock has a forceful intellect and an aptitude for mental work.
Neil Kinnock has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. He is not a specialist for he seeks a broad overview; he wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest him.
He also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to his success in the business world. However, Baron Kinnock's optimism and grand vision can also get him into trouble. Neil Kinnock sometimes promises more than he can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt him later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Baron Kinnock's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Neil Kinnock may travel extensively in his work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for him.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 8th house
Moon Quincunx Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Square Mars
Mercury Square Jupiter