mental interests and abilities
Philo Farnsworth is a person of strong opinions and he expresses his views energetically and often dramatically. He is an entertaining speaker and tends to embellish or exaggerate in order to get his point across. Philo has an aptitude for storytelling and performing. Even if his arena is only the classroom or dining room table, Farnsworth puts on a good show. Philo has an abundance of creative ideas and he does not enjoy a job in which he has no creative input or does not share in the decision-making. Philo Farnsworth could be an effective politician, spokesperson, group leader, director or coach.
Philo has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom and for an ever broadening understanding of life. Philo Farnsworth is the perpetual student and will be involved in higher education, philosophy, or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing, or fields of communications are also areas that interest Farnsworth. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Philo Farnsworth has a sharp mind and a sharp tongue as well, and he loves a vigorous discussion or debate. He expresses his thoughts in a clear, decisive, convincing style. Philo dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Farnsworth is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Philo Farnsworth can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Farnsworth enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Philo Farnsworth has a deep, serious turn of mind, and when out of balance, he tends toward pessimism, cynicism, and overly rigid or judgmental thinking. These are tendencies Farnsworth may have to work to counteract, by choosing to focus on the humor in a situation, associating with cheerful, positive-minded people, and so on. Being around children can sometimes alter and lighten up his mental outlook considerably. Duty, obligation, "should", and "ought to" may color Philo's thinking too much.
Although he may intend to cooperate or collaborate in his relationships with others, Philo Farnsworth is inclined to use them to serve his own ends. A bit impatient and aggressive, he may be over eager to gain the advantage.
His aspirations seem to be geared toward intellectual and spiritual lines and Farnsworth tends to base his friendships and other relationships on mutual inner understanding. Philo Farnsworth shares his thoughts and plans mostly with people who have the same interests that he has.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Leo
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Quincunx Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Mars/N. Node
Mercury Conjunct N. Node/MC