Live and learn. If you are observant, you will realize that you have as much to offer as anyone else. Don’t give in to someone using pressure or fast talk to take advantage or manipulate you. Building your confidence should be your priority. Trust in yourself and your abilities.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) – Focus on doing your work and completing whatever task you are given. A romantic encounter must not be allowed to hinder your productivity or damage your reputation. Don’t mix business with pleasure.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) – Do whatever it takes to make love and romance priorities. Sharing special moments will bring you and a loved one closer together. Physical improvements will turn out well. A short trip will expose someone’s ulterior motives.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23- Dec. 21) – Be realistic when it comes to what you can accomplish. You can succeed, but only if you don’t rely on others to do the work for you.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) – Look for the simplest way to bring about reasonable change, and try to keep the peace while doing so. Do things moderately and avoid an argument. Don’t overspend or make unrealistic promises.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) – You can make some changes to your financial situation. Start by looking into ways to boost your income. An opportunity to negotiate with someone or submit your resume looks rewarding.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) – Refuse to let anyone trick you into taking on responsibilities that don’t belong to you. Partnerships can be good, but only if they are equitable. Negotiate on your behalf.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) – Emotions should be reined in before you do or say something you will regret. Focus on making personal and financial improvements and striving to reach your goals and motivate others.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) – Think about the best way to go about getting things done. Taking on responsibility for something you believe in will enhance your reputation. Put muscle behind your ideas.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) – Mistakes will be made if you get carried away with pie-in-the-sky ideas. You’ll have to be realistic if you expect to get things done and achieve your goals.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) – Emotional discord will set you back. Don’t exaggerate, or you will be held accountable for your shortsightedness. Work on honing your skills and preparing your pitch before you offer to make a presentation.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) – Keep close tabs on your emotions. You won’t be thinking clearly when dealing with personal issues. Get the facts straight before you make a decision regarding your health or emotional well-being.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) – Let your creative side take charge and see where it leads. Partnerships should be a priority, whether they be personal or professional. Don’t feel obliged to take on someone else’s responsibilities.

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