mental interests and abilities
Stan has an extremely active, lively and versatile mind with a multitude of interests and an inexhaustible curiosity about life. He is quick to grasp new concepts and equally quick to lose interest in an idea or project once his curiosity has been satisfied. Stan likes to taste a little bit of everything - concentration and disciplined study are not his strong points. Mentally restless, he may change jobs or locations frequently, or do work that involves movement, travel and variety.
Stan Laurel has a flair for language, playing with words, speaking, writing or teaching in an entertaining and informative way. He also enjoys meeting new people, conversing and learning a little bit about them, and works well with the public.
Sales, advertising, communications, journalism or public relations are good areas for Laurel. His ability to be articulate and communicate well is one of his greatest strengths.
Stan has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom and for an ever broadening understanding of life. Stan Laurel 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 Laurel. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
His mind does not function in a linear, logical manner and Stan Laurel is often unable to express his thoughts in simple, everyday language. Symbols, images, art or music better express Laurel's ideas. Flights of imagination and fantasy carry Stan into strange and beautiful worlds, and he could foster the ability to transcribe some of his perceptions so as to share them with others, for example, by writing fantasy, fiction, lyrics or poetry. Laurel is sensitive to nuances and possesses intuitive or psychic gifts, but he may become confused between imagination and true perception. Stan Laurel has a strong mystical and idealistic bent, and has difficulty focusing his attention on practical or mundane activities. Stan Laurel is strongly attracted to metaphysical and spiritual topics.
Suspecting that appearances are superficial and mask the "nitty-gritty", Stan Laurel is always probing beneath the surface to uncover the deeper, hidden recesses. He is interested in anything secret or mysterious. Stan Laurel 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. Stan Laurel 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.
He may have to deal with considerable nervous tension and is inclined to see everything a little cloudy. Expressing what is on his mind could be hard for Stan Laurel, and he could either intentionally or inadvertently deceive others, or vice versa.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Gemini
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Conjunct Neptune
Mercury Conjunct Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Neptune/Pluto