mental interests and abilities
Rick Fox 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. Rick has an aptitude for storytelling and performing. Even if his arena is only the classroom or dining room table, Fox puts on a good show. Rick 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. Rick Fox could be an effective politician, spokesperson, group leader, director or coach.
Rick Fox thinks a great deal about his career, his reputation and public image, and the way he makes a contribution or impact on the world at large. Public speaking or communications of some other kind is likely to be an important aspect of the work Rick Fox does.
Rick Fox would be an excellent teacher or counselor for he listens sympathetically and encourages others to express their inner thoughts and feelings. People trust and confide in Rick, and he is able to read between the lines and sense what their feelings are as well as what they are saying. Fox works well with and understands women as well as the emotional, feminine side of life. He is articulate on personal (rather than factual or technical) subjects. Keeping a diary or journal would be satisfying for Fox. Rick Fox also has a talent for learning languages.
His desire to make a point sometime overrides his receptivity to others' views. He can be a good listener, but Rick Fox often finds it hard not to speak out.
He speaks clearly, decisively, and convincingly and thoroughly enjoys a vigorous discussion or debate. Rick Fox would be an effective lawyer or public speaker, a salesman of ideas. Others tend to listen to Fox and follow his lead, and he has a talent for directing people and making decisions. Rick Fox also has an aptitude for writing - especially criticism or satire.
He is mentally restless, intellectually thirsty, and immensely curious. Rick Fox may study and travel widely in order to satisfy these urges and he is even happier if he shares his journeys with companions. Rick's gifts lie in his capacity for learning about the beliefs of a broad spectrum of people, making long-distance connections, opening up channels of communication and understanding, bringing people together from foreign lands, and promoting social and cultural exchange.
Although he is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Rick Fox is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Fox combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Rick has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze his own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Although broadminded and interested in the philosophical or long-range implications of any plan (as mentioned earlier), Fox'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 Fox may seesaw between his optimism and sense of broader possibilities, and his skepticism and need for facts and tangible proof.
Rick Fox 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. Rick Fox has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Fox 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. Rick Fox 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.
Fox will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Rick Fox'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! Rick Fox 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 toward the offbeat or unusual. Anything "alternative", innovative, experimental, creatively inspired, or new is right up Fox's alley. Rick Fox 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 Rick could pick up quite easily.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Leo
Mercury in 10th house
Moon Trine Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Trine Mars
Mercury Sextile Jupiter
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Sextile Uranus