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 Steven Tyler, 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 Tyler at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Steven Tyler 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. Steven often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Tyler can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Steven Tyler is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Steven Tyler as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Steven has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom and for an ever broadening understanding of life. Steven Tyler 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 Tyler. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of his.
Vague, confused thinking which can lead to miscommunication and misunderstandings can be a problem for Steven Tyler, and he has to work at being as clear, honest and unambiguous in his dealings with others as he possibly can. Steven tends, also, to "go off the deep end" regarding spiritual philosophies, imaginative ideas, or theoretical speculation which may or may not have any real relevance or validity. Steven Tyler should try to critically test out his ideas, or seek out a person whose judgment and character he respects, to use as a sounding board.
Steven Tyler has a probing, penetrating mind and in his view, nothing is as simple, innocent, or straightforward as it appears. He may not totally understand the hidden undercurrents he perceives, the secret machinations, the dark underside of a person or situation - but it intrigues Steven and sometimes he cannot stop thinking about it. Once Tyler's interest has been piqued, he can become obsessed with getting to the bottom of the matter. At times Steven Tyler makes more of something than is actually the case, like assigning dark, convoluted motives to a person where none exist.
He is adaptable and very social and loves to entertain. Because of his charm and outgoing personality, Steven Tyler draws others to him. Steven has an innate nurturing instinct and he loves to take care of others. But Tyler also knows what appeals to the public and could be a good salesman.
He is optimistic, has a sense of humor and he loves to entertain. Steven Tyler does everything in a loving way and considers love as a decisive enrichment of his life. Just thinking of future happiness in love relationships seems to make Steven happy.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 9th house
Mercury Quincunx Neptune
Mercury Quincunx Pluto
Mercury Opposition Moon/Asc.
Mercury Conjunct Venus/Jupiter