mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Russ Meyer, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Meyer at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Russ Meyer as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Russ often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Meyer can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Russ Meyer is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Russ Meyer as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Russ has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom and for an ever broadening understanding of life. Russ Meyer 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 Meyer. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Russ Meyer 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 Meyer 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 Russ' thinking too much.
Meyer will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Russ Meyer'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! Russ Meyer incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
An independent and original thinker, Russ is excited by new ideas, discoveries, and innovations. His mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and ideas often come to him "out of the blue". Russ Meyer grasps ideas very quickly and often becomes impatient with those who are slower or more cautious than he. More conservative minds deem him rather eccentric and unusual in his interests. Russ Meyer does well in an open, unpredictable atmosphere where flexibility and quick responses are needed. Russ Meyer has an aptitude for science, mathematics, electronics or astrology.
His mind is deep and penetrating and he is interested in anything secret, mysterious, or hidden, including the deeper recesses of the human psyche. Russ Meyer possesses an aptitude for private investigation, psychology and research work. Russ Meyer is also drawn to esoteric or occult studies.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Quincunx Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Uranus
Mercury Trine Pluto