mental interests and abilities
He is an exacting perfectionist with a clear, logical, analytical mind and an aptitude for work that requires meticulous attention to detail and efficient organization. Well grounded and pragmatic, Ross tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in a practical field. Knowledge, ideas and theories do not really interest Ryan Ross unless they are useful in a tangible way. He is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances and subtle shades of feeling and meaning in the process. His strengths lie in his precise thinking, careful craftsmanship and mastery of technical skills. Ryan Ross tends to be very good at what he does and critical of others' work if it does not meet his high standards.
Ryan Ross 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 Ryan Ross' work.
Ryan Ross 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. Ryan Ross has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Ross 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. Ryan Ross 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 Ryan Ross' thinking is precise and logical, as described above, at times Ross 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.
He is open and receptive to subjects that defy rational explanation, such as psychic phenomena, mental telepathy and metaphysics, and Ross could teach these subjects to others. His mind is imaginative and inspired and Ryan Ross has an aptitude for art and creative writing.
His mind is marked by a penetrating depth and thoroughness. Ryan Ross ferrets out the facts, and particularly enjoys problems with an element of mystery, darkness or the forbidden. Generally, Ross does not shy away from the truth, no matter how unpleasant it is.
Ryan Ross has a tendency to dwell upon his basic ego needs and wants to plan everything out before acting. Others may see Ryan as being all thought and no action, but the plans Ross makes are more likely to be in keeping with his real inner desires.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 10th house
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Neptune
Mercury Trine Neptune
Mercury Sextile Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Sun/MC