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. Rick 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. Rick Barry 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.
Rick has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Rick Barry 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 Barry. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Rick has an ongoing interest in learning and expanding his mental horizons. He enjoys traveling, philosophical discussions and exchanging ideas with those who have different experiences and viewpoints. Broad-minded and fair, he is well-suited to law, consulting, diplomatic relations, as well as business. Rick Barry learns quickly, and can pick up on a new idea or concept with relative ease.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Barry's mind is clear and practical as well. His wide-ranging ideas and interests are grounded by a sense of realism and order. At times Rick Barry may seesaw between his optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Rick Barry 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 Rick Barry tends to be factual and to the point.
Rick Barry has a tendency to dwell upon his basic ego needs and wants to plan everything out before acting. Others may see Rick as being all thought and no action, but the plans Barry makes are more likely to be in keeping with his real inner desires.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Aries
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Trine Jupiter
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Sextile Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Sun/MC