mental interests and abilities
His mind operates in a very deliberate and methodical manner and Spike Milligan dislikes being rushed or forced into give an opinion before he has thoroughly ruminated and digested an idea. He is also difficult to sway once his mind is made up.
Though slower at grasping new concepts or learning new skills, he is patient and persevering and in fact, often becomes quite adept at whatever he sets his mind to for he is willing to devote much time and attention to it. Spike Milligan succeeds, not so much because of his intellectual brilliance, but because he has the ability to concentrate and follow a project through to its completion. Spike has an aptitude for singing or drawing.
Inquisitive and communicative, Spike's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Milligan has many and diverse interests and is easily distracted. Milligan learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Spike Milligan appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. He could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Milligan could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Spike Milligan has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. His sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Although his tact was commented on above, Spike Milligan can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
He speaks clearly, decisively, and convincingly and thoroughly enjoys a vigorous discussion or debate. Spike Milligan would be an effective lawyer or public speaker, a salesman of ideas. Others tend to listen to Milligan and follow his lead, and he has a talent for directing people and making decisions. Spike Milligan also has an aptitude for writing - especially criticism or satire.
Spike Milligan 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. Spike Milligan has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Milligan 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. Spike Milligan 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.
His way of thinking is greatly influenced by the conditions in his environment. In general, Spike Milligan prefers to be alone and away from the stress in his surroundings, for his daily contact with others always seems to bring some kind of trouble in one way or another.
Spike Milligan tends to be guided by wrong impressions of people and could easily deceive himself about their character. On the other hand, Spike may also try to exploit other people's weakness and may even think of becoming involved in things that are a little shady.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Taurus
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury Trine Mars
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Saturn/Asc.
Mercury Conjunct Neptune/Asc.