mental interests and abilities
Ridley Scott possesses vision and foresight, and his mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. He is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Scott is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and he is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. He is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Ridley to deal with details and particulars. Ridley Scott has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
Ridley Scott 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 some other form of communication is likely to be an important aspect of Ridley Scott's work.
Ridley Scott 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. Ridley Scott has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Scott 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. Ridley Scott 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.
Although Ridley Scott's thinking is precise and logical, as described above, at times Scott can be quite the opposite. There may very well be periods of absentmindedness, building castles in the air, or ruminating over mystical, abstract or imponderable subjects, as discussed below.
His mind is highly imaginative and creative and he possesses dramatic, artistic or musical abilities. As a child, Ridley Scott enjoyed daydreaming, fantasizing and pretending, and probably lived in "his own little world" a good deal. He perceives things that are not obvious to other people and Ridley Scott has an uncanny ability to "read" people and situations without being told anything about them. However, Ridley Scott must learn to discriminate between true psychic perception and his imagination. Learning to discipline and focus his mind is necessary if Scott wishes to use all of his creative potential. Otherwise, Ridley Scott could be simply a dreamer.
Communication with others is difficult for Ridley Scott because he often finds words frustrating and inadequate to express his experiences and perceptions. Also, Ridley may purposefully mystify or deceive others.
He is adaptable and very social and loves to entertain. Because of his charm and outgoing personality, Ridley Scott draws others to him. Ridley has an innate nurturing instinct and he loves to take care of others. But Scott also knows what appeals to the public and could be a good salesman.
He is optimistic, has a sense of humor and he loves to entertain. Ridley Scott does everything in a loving way and considers love as a decisive enrichment of his life. Just thinking of future happiness in love relationships seems to make Ridley happy.
His sense of reality seems a bit distorted and Scott tends to always think the worst. His attitude toward the world is rather pessimistic and Ridley Scott places too much importance on matters that really are not important and ignores the ones that are.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 10th house
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Neptune
Mercury Square Neptune
Mercury Conjunct Moon/Asc.
Mercury Conjunct Venus/Jupiter
Mercury Opposition Saturn/Neptune