mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. Steve Allen insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Allen approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Allen's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and Steve - therefore - makes a good arbitrator or judge. He is thorough, conscientious and disciplined in his thinking, and has an aptitude for business, organization and administration. Steve Allen is also a good strategist, and he will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, Allen enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
He is quite verbal and communicative and eager to get his own ideas and opinions across to others. Steve Allen says what is on his mind. Others see Allen as a lively, intelligent person, and perhaps something of a chatterbox at times.
Steve Allen has a sharp tongue and ready wit, and he enjoys intellectual competition, problem solving, and demanding intellectual work. In a debate, he knows how to drive his point home. Steve Allen also possesses quick reflexes and dexterity and could be an excellent tennis or racquetball player. Any sport which involves a dynamic exchange between the players is a suitable arena for Allen.
Steve Allen 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. Steve Allen has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Allen 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. Steve Allen 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.
Allen will notice that the description below contradicts some of the statements made in the previous paragraphs. So far, Steve Allen'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! Steve Allen incorporates both ways of thinking - the inspired-inventive and the deductive-ordered. Here is a description of the more free-flowing aspect:
His intellectual interests tend toward the offbeat or unusual. Anything "alternative", innovative, experimental, creatively inspired, or new is right up Allen's alley. Steve Allen may not have the patience to study these things in depth, but he has an instinctive grasp of them. The esoteric sciences like astrology, numerology, and the like are subjects Steve could pick up quite easily.
Steve wants to be himself and he has a need to assert his individuality. Acting independently, he wants to do things immediately. There is a nervous energy about Steve Allen that could lead to accidents, if he neglects to be careful.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 1st house
Mercury Sextile Mars
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury aspects Saturn and Uranus
Mercury Sextile Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Mars/Uranus