Throughout the year, a cycle occurs of twelve different constellations that enter the sun’s path around the universe. This concept is known as the zodiac and each of those constellations are known as zodiac signs. Each sign represents different personality traits, and those traits are seen in individuals who are are born during that’s sign season. The twelve signs are: Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius, and Pisces. Below is a brief description of how each signs traits have a impact on a person’s personality.
Aries (March 21st- April 20th): This sign is strong and powerful. Their symbol is the ram, which indiacates that they are very headstrong.They can be stubborn at times, but this combined with their enthusiasm makes them an unstoppable force. Once they have a goal they are determined to complete it.
Taurus ( April 21st- May 21st): This sign is best known as stubborn sign. Aries can be stubborn as well, but Taurus’s take it to another level. Once they have their mind set, it is impossible to sway them. They fight for what they want and do not take no as an answer. With being extremely stubborn, they are also fiercely loyal and are a great friend. Josh Weber–a Taurus–explained, “Being a Taurus is 90% being stubborn and 10% being iconic.”
Gemini (May 22nd- June 21st): Stereotypically Gemini’s are known as the two-faced sign, but this just comes from the fact that they have many different signs of their personality. They are typically very talkative and are considered social butterflies. Gemini Vanessa Bittok stated, “I get hurt when people call me two-faced because it’s true.”
Cancer (June 22nd- July 22nd): Cancer’s are known as being the sensitive sign. They can put on the facade of a tough exterior, but deep down they are big softies. They are extremely loyal and care deeply about others. If any sign would be considered the mom of the signs, it would be Cancers. “Well everyone always thinks I cry all the time, which is true,” stated resident Cancer Elizabeth Messman.
Leo (July 23- August 23rd): Leo’s love to take center stage. They love the attention and will do anything to attain it. They are very direct and decisive. They are incredible leaders and very loyal friends. “You know how you know someone is a leo? They’ll tell you,” explained Alyssa Larson, a Leo.
Virgo ( August 24th- September 22nd): Out of all the signs, Virgo are definitely the most logical. They detail-oriented and great problem solvers. If you have problem, definitely go to one of your Virgo friends with the solution. Overall they are very independent, analytical, and reliable.
Libra (September 23rd- October 22nd): Balanced is a great word to describe Libras. They fair, gracious, and very charming. They have a strong desire to want to please others, which can lead them to be indecisive. In addition, they have a great ability to see different sides of situations.
Scorpios (October 23rd- November 21st): Scorpios are the intense sign in the zodiac. The incredibly passionate and loyal. They are very secretive individuals and know to how to hold a grudge. On the other hand, they are great friends who will be faithful and loyal to you till the end. “I know something that I identify with is that I care deeply about people and products and it’s hard to let them go,” Becca Lieneman, a scorpio, added.
Sagittarius (November 22nd- December 21st)-: Sagittarius are the fun loving sign. They are full of energy and love to go on adventures. They are very optimistic and determined. “Being a sagittarius means being crazy and intelligent at the same time,” explained Sagittarius Geetika Kanaparti.
Capricorn (December 22nd- January 19th): This sign is known as the calm, cool, and collected sign. They are very ambitious, but at the same, they are reserved and patient. Once they have a goal, they do not stop working until they reach it, making them very driven individuals.
Aquarius (January 20th- February 18th): Aquarius individuals are considered the weirdest out of all the signs, but that is mostly due to the introverted nature. They are very kind and witty. They care deeply about being kind to others and giving back to the world. “An Aquarius is crying when their happy, sad, or angry,” explained Caitlin Conklin, an Aquarius.
Pisces (February 19th- March 20th): Pisces are known as the compassionate sign. They are very sensitive and highly intuitive. Their compassion can sometimes lead them put others needs in front of their own. They are dreamers and often live in a world of imagination. Overall, they are great friends as they are extremely empathetic.