William Howard Taft
mental interests and abilities
One of William's greatest assets is his ability to see both sides of an issue, and to negotiate and bring about compromise and reconciliation. Tactful, reasonable, and endowed with considerable social finesse, William Howard Taft works well with people in business as well as in personal relationships. He is objective and somewhat detached from emotional bias, and makes an excellent consultant, mediator or public relations person. William Howard Taft insists on fairness and seeks to foster harmony or at least peaceful coexistence between people. His sense of diplomacy is an asset to any business or social setting. William Howard Taft also has fine aesthetic sensitivities and could work in an artistic or cultural environment.
William Howard Taft uses his mind to organize, classify, and bring order to his environment. He is interested in the refinement of his technical skills and abilities and is a stickler for details. Organizational skills, training others in his area of expertise, or work involving teaching and communications are highly probable for Taft.
William Howard Taft 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. Taft 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 Taft in any work with people on a one-to-one level.
William Howard Taft often seesaws between what his conscious reasoning tells him versus a belief in things which seem to defy logic. William has a penchant for thinking big and being able to visualize the future, but he must beware of grandiose schemes and exaggerated claims. Oftentimes the most "far out" theories or speculative ideas seem perfectly plausible to William Howard Taft, but it would be wise to test these ideas before William invests too much into them.
Also, William Howard Taft is prone to severe wanderlust at times, so he should try to see as much of the world as he can.
William Howard Taft tends to be guided by wrong impressions of people and could easily deceive himself about their character. On the other hand, William may also try to exploit other people's weakness and may even think of becoming involved in things that are a little shady.
William Howard Taft has a strong need to mentally dominate others and always take the lead in his conversations with people. He is able to exert a powerful influence in his community and has far-reaching ideas to change the world for the better.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Libra
Mercury in 6th house
Mercury Sextile Venus
Mercury Quincunx Jupiter
Mercury Opposition Neptune/Asc.
Mercury Opposition Pluto/N. Node