Philippe de Gaulle
mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Philippe de Gaulle insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. de Gaulle approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking de Gaulle's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Philippe - 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. Philippe de Gaulle is also a good strategist, and he will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, de Gaulle enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
He is quite verbal and communicative and eager to get his own ideas and opinions across to others. Philippe de Gaulle says what is on his mind. Others see de Gaulle as a lively, intelligent person, and perhaps somewhat of a chatterbox at times.
Philippe de Gaulle has an aptitude for solving difficult mental problems due to his careful, methodical approach, attention to detail and tenacity in following a matter through to its conclusion. Philippe de Gaulle has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. de Gaulle can get entirely wrapped up in his own thoughts and completely engrossed in a minor detail. He is slow and cautious, but extremely thorough in his work. Conservative and somewhat of a skeptic, he may be narrow-minded or closed to any idea that has no concrete proof or scientific verification. He prefers dealing with facts rather than abstract speculation. Philippe de Gaulle may also be distrustful or fearful of anything he cannot understand with his rational mind. He is well-suited to work in research or any field that requires careful study and thought.
de Gaulle will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Philippe de Gaulle'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! Philippe de Gaulle incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
His intellectual interests tend to be offbeat or unusual. Anything "alternative", innovative, experimental, creatively inspired or new is right up de Gaulle's alley. Philippe de Gaulle may not have the patience to study these things in depth, but he has an instinctive grasp of them. The esoteric sciences like astrology, numerology, and the like are subjects Philippe could pick up quite easily.
Philippe de Gaulle 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 Philippe can easily see through hypocrisy, shams and superficial appearances. Philippe de Gaulle has an intense way of communicating, and he may unintentionally come across as a threatening force.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 1st house
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Sextile Uranus
Mercury Opposition Pluto