Mercury in Taurus gives a steady, realistic and patient mind with good powers of concentration and plenty of common sense. Your diligence, perseverance, determination and endurance of mind enables you to acquire knowledge and a sound education. Religion, art, music or poetry could help to stimulate your mental abilities. This placement of Mercury usually gives a sociable, friendly, and affectionate disposition, although, occasionally, you can be stubborn and irritable when others do not agree with your point of view. On the whole, you will be inclined to use your mental qualities to secure practical, material or financial results.