The power of the Sun is at the heart of your personality Leo and as your ruling planet makes you shine so brightly in life. You therefore reflect these very traits of star which is at the core of our solar system. You are a mass of vibrant energy and display the qualities of the Sun in full measure. You are warm, intense and energetic. Therefore, you want to make an impression in everything you do - work, love and your social life as well.
Most Leos are extremely generous and give freely of their time, money and resources. But by the same token you expect others to reciprocate and do you loyalty is a two-way street. You also like to bring out the best in others. That’s why when you see others holding back you find it hard to not to say something that will help them get out of their rut and become the best they can. You have a desire to see everyone give to the best of their ability. This sometimes makes you appear a tyrant as your aspirations demand more than others can give.
You have an extraordinarily upbeat attitude and your positive mental attitude is one of your greatest assets. You don’t let the negative influences of other people hold you back too much. You tried yourself on the fact that even coming from humble beginnings you’re able to achieve everything you have through this single-minded positive attitude. You like to share this philosophy with others as well. You often find yourself in the right place at the right time. Some people call this lack but you have the knack of knowing when to strike. You’re able to maximise life’s opportunities which is why others sometimes regard you with envy. But this doesn’t worry you. You steam ahead irrespective of others’ opinions.
Because you like to share your joys and successes you are sometimes unaware that people regard this as bragging. Some might even call you a show-off, but this is an incorrect opinion of you. Your dramatic flair is part and parcel of your in-built zest for life, love of people and optimistic attitude. Life to you is like a stage on which to perform and express your talents in full measure. Life to you is a stage on which you must perform to your best ability. You exude charisma; creativity and a personal style all of your own. Like many who strut the stage of screen and music, you also want to be No. 1 and present yourself as someone special with talents uniquely yours.
Your honesty and integrity is your signature trademark and you are in blunt in your openness at times. But people know you as a genuine friend who is always ready to give an honest answer. It seems that even if you can’t help someone with their specific problem, you somehow still manage to exude a warm and reassuring vibration that makes them feel better for being with you. You have a need to prove you are better than others which can sometimes be a problem for you. Humility should be cultivated if you are to sidestep problems in your relationships. You will be recognised for your dynamic energy and self-motivated action. You don’t need to big-note yourself to others. People will instantly recognise your abilities and even look up to you. If this adulation begins to go to your head, you must listen to the cautionary advice of a good friend when s/he says, "Get off your high horse, Leo!"
Leo, the lion is your totem and is lord of the jungle. Power, muscularity, grace and ferocity are some of the traits associated with this creature. Study it well to understand yourself better. You’ll come to know that your physical appetites and general level of energy are extraordinarily high. It is no overstatement to say that you need to be physically mobile and fully engaged in meaningful work and social activities to feel good. You shine in almost anything you do and will without any shadow of a doubt make your mark in this world. You are a born leader and people always look up to you for direction guidance and security. At times you are hard and demand excellence from them because you exhibit this in your own actions. People gravitate towards you and you will no doubt be capable of reaching the zenith of whatever activity you choose in your life.
You tend to be a leader in your field because you have such a pioneering spirit which is also tied in with your desire to be the best. On the one hand you’re quite happy to pursue a life in which you follow the rules and regulations of others but by far prefer to blaze your own trail through the jungles of life. It is through this attitude you will carve your own niche and make that name for yourself. Either way, you cannot help but be noticed and make an impression everywhere they go. This is the majesty and royal bearing of your star sign - Leo.
Birthdays are fun, and they can also be informative. Astrologically, each day supplies a collection of influences that contribute to creating a personality which is uniquely yours and yours alone. We hope that these Leo Birthday Horoscopes will help you understand yourself better. Look up your birth date to read about your astrological personality.