mental interests and abilities
Ringo Starr 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. Ringo Starr has an aptitude for storytelling and performing. Even if his arena is only the classroom or dining room table, Richard Starkey puts on a good show. Ringo Starr 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. Ringo Starr could be an effective politician, spokesperson, group leader, director or coach.
Richard Starkey enjoys puzzles and other games that challenge him intellectually. Ringo Starr likes to show off his verbal or intellectual skills and to use his mind creatively. Writing, dramatic speaking or some other display of his creative intelligence appeal to him.
He is a natural psychologist or counselor, interested in the inner motivations, feelings, personal life, relationships and problems of others. Richard Starkey is a sympathetic listener and he also loves to (endlessly!) discuss his own experiences and feelings. Ringo Starr tends to be very personal and subjective in his point of view. He has a talent for getting others to talk about their lives, dreams, desires and other things that are meaningful to them. Ringo Starr could be an excellent interviewer, reporter or biographer. Idle talk and gossip are his vices.
The study of the past - history, archeology, genealogy, etc. - is of great interest to him. Psychology, symbolism, mythology and languages are also areas that Ringo Starr is drawn to.
His desire to make a point sometime overrides his receptivity to others' views. He can be a good listener, but Ringo Starr often finds it hard not to speak out.
Ringo Starr 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. Ringo Starr dislikes vagueness and fuzzy thinking, and is quick to point out the discrepancies in another person's argument. At times Richard Starkey is verbally aggressive and abrasive toward others, and he tends to overstate his case or offend people with his unadorned frankness. Ringo Starr can be an effective spokesperson, lawyer or salesman. He has an aptitude for writing as well, particularly criticism or satire. Richard Starkey enjoys mental challenges and mental work.
Suspecting that appearances are superficial and mask the "nitty-gritty", Ringo Starr is always probing beneath the surface to uncover the deeper, hidden recesses. He is interested in anything secret or mysterious. Ringo Starr has great powers of concentration and a penetrating mind, with an aptitude for research, investigative reporting or detective work. He is also keenly observant and seems to have "x-ray vision" regarding the inner motivations and intentions of other people. Ringo Starr would make an excellent psychotherapist, uncovering the deeper causes and roots of a person's emotional problems. He may also be drawn to esoteric or occult studies and the development of unusual mental powers. He is fascinated by stories of mystery, intrigue and espionage.
Intellectually oriented, Ringo Starr comprehends things rapidly and is able to assess every situation just as quickly. At times Richard Starkey can also be impulsive and have a tendency to criticize others. He may enjoy riddles and the participation in quiz shows.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Leo
Mercury in 5th house
Moon Conjunct Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Conjunct Mars
Mercury Conjunct Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Uranus/N. Node