In earthy Taurus, Mercury takes on a much slower pace.

Taurus can be a methodical, slow sign, so communication in this placement is all about taking your time and getting it right. This sense of deliberation can come off as stubborn, but don't be afraid to stand your ground. Mercury in Taurus is geared toward concrete, down-to-earth thinking. This is a good time to make thoughtful, strategic, long-term decisions. Laying the groundwork now for your future will pay dividends with this boost of analytical prowess.

Mercury in Taurus: Significance & Meaning

Element And Modality: Earth & Fixed

Positive keywords for Mercury in Taurus:

  • Concrete
  • Meticulous
  • Productive
  • Sensible
  • Steady

Negative keywords for Mercury in Taurus:

  • Boring
  • Intellectually Lazy
  • Narrow-minded
  • Slow
  • Uncompromising

Mercury in Taurus Personality

"Tell it like it is." The conclusions of a Taurus Mercury are well done, having spent hours cooking within their consciousness. Therefore, if they've said it, it was intentional. Vacillation is out of the question for these natives. Their strong-mindedness sets their beliefs in stone. Perhaps to soften their set natures, many with their Mercuries in Taurus have soothing tones.

Positive Traits

Those with their Mercury in Taurus have a very nuts and bolts approach to communication, though with a certain delicacy as allotted by Venus. Mixed with their patience, their eye for beauty makes them capable of producing aesthetically pleasing and labor-intensive works of art.

Negative Traits

Being such a habit-minded sign, Taurus in this placement rarely opens itself to novel points of view. Attempting to change these natives' minds can feel and be pointless. If they unseal their ears by chance, their sluggishness would have the adoption of new ideas take forever.

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