mental interests and abilities
Ted Turner possesses vision and foresight, and his mind is often occupied with big ideas, plans and goals for the future. He is interested in what is possible and what is on the horizon, rather than what has already been done. Turner is attracted to the study of philosophy, religion, politics or education and he is more concerned with theories and concepts than with specific applications. He is not inclined to focus on any specific, concrete area; It irks Ted to deal with details and particulars. Ted Turner has a gambling instinct and enjoys speculative enterprises and new ventures. Business, advertising and promotion would also be ideally suited to him.
He is quite verbal and communicative and eager to get his own ideas and opinions across to others. Ted Turner says what is on his mind. Others see Turner as a lively, intelligent person, and perhaps something of a chatterbox at times.
Ted Turner 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. Ted Turner 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 Turner.
His mind works in a rather electric, inspired, sometimes brilliant way, and Ted Turner grasps new concepts very readily. However, his retention may be poor, as Turner tends to leap from one idea to another in a flash, and often without thoroughly digesting any of them. His mind may race so quickly that it is hard for Ted Turner to sit still for any length of time. Ted has a highly sensitive nervous system and needs a relatively calm, stable environment to be at his best. Ted Turner should avoid over stimulating, frenetic places in order to stay balanced.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Sagittarius
Mercury in 1st house
Mercury Sextile Mars
Mercury Quincunx Uranus