mental interests and abilities
Will has the ability to concentrate and become completely immersed in his work. Will Rogers seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than through books or lectures. Will has mechanical ability and works well with his hands. Rogers could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry or anything that involves manual creativity.Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests him as well. Will Rogers also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that he relates better to them than to people! Will Rogers tends to become narrowly focused on his own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside of that particular field.
Rogers enjoys puzzles and other games that challenge him intellectually. Will Rogers likes to show off his verbal or intellectual skills and to use his mind creatively. Writing, dramatic speaking or some other display of his creative intelligence appeal to him.
Will Rogers appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design, and beauty. He could develop great technical skill as an artist, designer, craftsman, or creative writer. Rogers could also sell objects of beauty - artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Will 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 benefit to Rogers in any work with people on a one-to-one level.
Will Rogers has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. He is not a specialist for he seeks a broad overview; he wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest him.
He also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to his success in the business world. However, Rogers' optimism and grand vision can also get him into trouble. Will Rogers sometimes promises more than he can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt him later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Rogers', especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Will Rogers may travel extensively in his work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for him.
Will Rogers has very strong opinions and may be considered fanatical, extreme, dogmatic or one-sided in his views. Forcing his "truth" onto other people, playing intellectual power games with them or seeking to manipulate their thinking processes could lead to a great deal of conflict and opposition in his life and relationships. He may also be keenly aware of the ways in which the media, popular artists and advertising manipulate and shape our thoughts, for Will can easily see through hypocrisy, shams and superficial appearances. Will Rogers has an intense way of communicating, and he may unintentionally come across as a threatening force.
Will Rogers has a tendency to ponder and reflect on his thoughts. Methodical, responsible and serious, he has a sound judgment. He is a good listener and he probably prefers to work alone. Will Rogers also has a good memory and may do well in history and science.
His way of thinking is greatly influenced by the conditions in his environment. In general, Will Rogers 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.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 5th house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury Opposition Pluto
Mercury Opposition Moon/Saturn
Mercury Opposition Saturn/Asc.