Horoscopes: The Zodiac Signs Explained
Most people are fascinated by their horoscopes; they provide an uncanny insight into people’s lives and give them hope that there are more out there than just the bleak nothing. Where the stars were aligned when you were born can according to enthusiasts tell you your life’s path. Each of us has a star sign that is assigned to our date of birth.
Aries - March 21st to April 20th – Aries is known as the first sign of the zodiac and are concerned with their own welfare above others. They are a fire sign and are known to be quite fiery in their personality. They are often impulsive and have fantastic leadership skills.
Taurus – April 21st to May 21st – Taurus people are born steady, reliable, determined in life and patient, an earth sign that has a lot of creativity. They have an energy that is consistent and has longevity.
Gemini – May 22nd to June 21st - Gemini’s have a quick wit and are very intelligent. They are also air signs so their personal traits include being restless and always having to be doing something. They shy away from commitment and are often compared to the pictorial of their sign the twins.
Cancer – June 22nd to July 23rd – Cancer is a water sign and have tones of emotional energy, they are very generous and sensitive but assertive when they feel pressured.
Leo – July 24th to August 23rd – Leo is another fire sign and is very energetic and vibrant. They are very confident and relaxed. On the flip side they are hot headed, blooded and tempered.
Virgo – August 24th to Sept 23rd - Virgos are another earth sign and love both order and chaos. They are rational calm people and their energy makes them a perfectionist.
Libra – Sept 24th to Oct 23rd –Libra is constantly trying to get the balance right. They can be very emotional but also very hard faced if the situation requires it. They love art and attention to detail.
Scorpio – Oct 24th to Nov 22nd – Scorpio is a very dominant star sign and are considered to be the naughty ones. They can be vengeful, arrogant, self conceived and dark. You either love them or hate them.
Sagittarius – Nov 23rd to Dec 22nd – The Sagittarius sign is out going loves to travel and is very confident. They can be impractical and easily frustrated.
Capricorn – Dec 23rd to Jan 20th – Capricorns are very material and can be quite cold and distant. They are very flighty and unrealistic. They can be very serious and have a profound energy.
Aquarius – Jan 21st to Feb 19th – Aquarius is very much about idealism and always thinks out of the box. They enjoy their freedom and are hard to tie down. They are very into fun things and are often very funny themselves.
Pisces – Feb 19th to March 20th – Pisces are happy to go with the flow and love to allow others to take the lead. They are dreamers and can be very impractical at times.