mental interests and abilities
Outspoken and direct, he is always eager to express his ideas and opinions and does not mind opposing the consensus and stirring up a little controversy. Paul has fresh, original ideas and a great deal of enthusiasm for anything new and untried, but once the novelty has worn off, he is interested in another new idea or project. Paul Banks never seems to have enough time to do everything he wants. He is very honest, speaks decisively and convincingly about things he believes in, and is unable to pretend to agree with someone if he honestly does not. He may be somewhat lacking in tact.
Paul has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Paul Banks 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 Banks. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
He is open and receptive to subjects that defy rational explanation, such as psychic phenomena, mental telepathy and metaphysics, and Banks could teach these subjects to others. His mind is imaginative and inspired and Paul Banks has an aptitude for art and creative writing.
Paul Banks has very strong opinions and may be considered fanatical, extreme, dogmatic or one-sided in his views. Forcing his "truth" onto other people, playing intellectual power games with them or seeking to manipulate their thinking processes could lead to a great deal of conflict and opposition in his life and relationships. He may also be keenly aware of the ways in which the media, popular artists and advertising manipulate and shape our thoughts, for Paul can easily see through hypocrisy, shams and superficial appearances. Paul Banks has an intense way of communicating, and he may unintentionally come across as a threatening force.
Paul Banks tends to be guided by wrong impressions of people and could easily deceive himself about their character. On the other hand, Paul may also try to exploit other people's weakness and may even think of becoming involved in things that are a little shady.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Aries
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Trine Neptune
Mercury Opposition Pluto
Mercury Opposition Neptune/Asc.