mental interests and abilities
Clear, objective and realistic, he is unimpressed by exaggerated claims or promises. William Shockley insists on being shown the facts behind any statement he hears, and his natural skepticism often borders on cynicism. Shockley approaches problems clearly and rationally and maintains his poise and objectivity even in the midst of critical situations. Anyone seeking Shockley's advice is certain to get an unemotional and unbiased assessment of their situation, and William - therefore - makes a good arbitrator or judge. He is thorough, conscientious and disciplined in his thinking, and has an aptitude for business, organization and administration. William Shockley is also a good strategist, and he will plan and patiently follow a realistic course which will lead to his eventual success. Serious-minded and studious, Shockley enjoys quiet time alone for thinking or reading.
The mysterious and the unknown fascinate William Shockley and he may investigate the supernatural or something that is hidden or taboo. Shockley 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.
An independent and original thinker, William is excited by new ideas, discoveries, and innovations. His mind functions in an intuitive, nonlinear fashion and sudden insights and ideas often come to him "out of the blue". William Shockley grasps ideas very quickly and often becomes impatient with those who are slower or more cautious than he. More conservative minds deem him rather eccentric and unusual in his interests. William Shockley does well in an open, unpredictable atmosphere where flexibility and quick responses are needed. William Shockley has an aptitude for science, mathematics, electronics or astrology.
Prudent and far-sighted, William Shockley has a talent for organizing and negotiating advantageous business deals. Shockley has a wealth of plans and is capable of thinking them out and putting them into action successfully. William Shockley seems to have the sense to avoid any real risky ventures.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Capricorn
Mercury in 8th house
Mercury Conjunct Uranus
Mercury Opposition Mars/Jupiter