mental interests and abilities
His mind operates in a very deliberate and methodical manner and William Holden dislikes being rushed or forced into give an opinion before he has thoroughly ruminated and digested an idea. He is also difficult to sway once his mind is made up.
Though slower at grasping new concepts or learning new skills, he is patient and persevering and in fact, often becomes quite adept at whatever he sets his mind to for he is willing to devote much time and attention to it. William Holden succeeds, not so much because of his intellectual brilliance, but because he has the ability to concentrate and follow a project through to its completion. William has an aptitude for singing or drawing.
The mysterious and the unknown fascinate William Holden and he may investigate the supernatural or something that is hidden or taboo. Holden needs to know what is going on behind the scenes. He is also deeply curious about or astute about economic, political, or social power, big business, and the motives and powers behind the social facade.
William Holden 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. Holden could also sell objects of beauty - artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
William 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 Holden in any work with people on a one-to-one level.
Although his tact was commented on above, William Holden can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way he communicates, as mentioned below.
He speaks clearly, decisively, and convincingly and thoroughly enjoys a vigorous discussion or debate. William Holden would be an effective lawyer or public speaker, a salesman of ideas. Others tend to listen to Holden and follow his lead, and he has a talent for directing people and making decisions. William Holden also has an aptitude for writing - especially criticism or satire.
William Holden 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. William Holden has well-honed powers of concentration and enjoys studying and thinking in solitude. Holden 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. William Holden 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.
He is mentally active and always seeking new and different avenues of self-expression. Restless, touchy and impulsive, Holden will probably have to learn compromise in his dealings with others. William Holden tends to have an unusual domestic life.
His thoughts tend to go along artistic lines and he may very well pursue some kind of art as a hobby. In love relationships, William Holden has a sympathetic understanding of his partner's desire for affection and he seems to be able to read their wishes from their viewpoint.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Taurus
Mercury in 8th house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury Trine Mars
Mercury Square Saturn
Mercury Conjunct Moon/Uranus
Mercury Conjunct Venus/MC