Zodiac Symbol:♑ Zodiac Sign:🐐 The Goat Capricorn Birth Dates: December 22 - January 19 Element:⊕ Earth Planetary Ruler:♄ Saturn Color: Brown, Black Quality:Cardinal Most Compatible Signs:♉Taurus, ♋Cancer Lucky Day/s: Saturday Lucky Numbers: » Back to About Capricorn Menu
Strengths: Administration, ambition, disciplined, responsible, reliable, self-control Weaknesses: Condescending, pessimistic, smarty-pants, unforgiving Likes: Craftsmanship, family, music, quality, tradition, unassuming status Dislikes: Most things at some point in time » Back to About Capricorn Menu
Capricorn is the dominant star sign of all the Earth signs. As it is with all Earth signs, they are centralized on matters that are tangible and material, as well as making the most out of the materials at hand. As such, Earth signs are immensely result orientated. Ideas and talk are inconsequential to them unless it results in something that is genuine in existence. And those of the Capricorn star sign are well prepared to do whatever it takes to add their contribution to the real world. Contrary to these noteworthy characteristics, Capricorns can be very rigid, and at times can be too stubborn to compromise or be accepting of opinions contrary to their own. If ones viewpoint is too far from their own, they have the potential to forcefully impose their conventional values upon others.
The preeminent Capricorn trait is ambition, forever willing to tackle projects on a grand scale. You will find Capricorns prominent within fields concerning construction, growth and improvement, likely to be the key drivers involved in substantial projects which are to play a pivotal role in the advancement of society. Capricorns are never content with the status quo, possessing a strong urge to build a better tomorrow. Anything less would be akin to taking a nap, and Capricorns don't have time to nap.
Capricorns have a pragmatic grasp of time and accountability, and are therefore very deliberate, responsible and conventional in character. They are skillful administrators with leadership qualities and are practitioners of self-control, affording them as excellent planners with the ability to manage large numbers of people. They will progress to the top of their field and will be viewed as experienced experts, which can in part be attributed to their readiness to quickly learn from their mistakes then push forward.
The ruling planet of Capricorn is Saturn, which inflicts upon this star sign limitations and constraints. Saturn's domination is the influencing force behind Capricorn's responsible and pragmatic nature, and also the characteristics of coldness, being unforgiving, distant, living in the past and harboring feelings of guilt. In order to lighten their life, Capricorns need to be more upbeat and compromising. » Back to About Capricorn Menu
Capricorn and Friendship
Given the Capricorn traits of being reliable, responsible and being very intelligent, they make for very loyal and admirable friends, and who are also capable of bringing some fun into you life when it's most needed. Capricorns like to be friends with people who are not too prying and who clearly know where the boundaries of friendship lie. Somewhat conversely, Capricorns also seek affectionate, open-hearted and devoted friends who can follow suit. Capricorns will not amass many friends within their lifetime, but will devoutly cherish those select few that offers them virtue, intellect and peace. If you are one of Capricorn's chosen few friends, your life will be much richer for it as you will have a friend that will consider you as family. This holds great significance being that Capricorn's traditional values means they will do anything for their family. Capricorn's are firm advocates of the saying "actions speak louder than words". If you are feeling down and are seemingly distant, a Capricorn will sense that words will be to no avail, and will instead organize a bunch of fun activities together to lift your spirits. A Capricorn is definitely a friend worth having. » Back to About Capricorn Menu
Capricorn and Family
Capricorns have a steadfast appreciation of family values and traditions. Capricorns are very reminiscent and reflective of their upbringing, feeling strongly connected to all material and sentimental relics from their childhood. These strong emotional feelings will often surface during times traditionally reserved for family togetherness. Capricorns are often the dominant member of the household, resulting from them looking towards their fathers as their principle role-models in life. Capricorns have a tendency to be stern but fair parents, fully accepting of the responsibilities of parenthood. In the unfortunate situation that a Capricorn is deprived of a loving and stable family during adolescence, they are likely be troubled more than most, harboring intense feelings of self-doubt and resentment, manifesting in them rejecting any opportunities of love into their life. They will need strong support and determination, potentially with assistance from professional counseling, to help them open their hearts to others. Such is the significance of family to a Capricorn. » Back to About Capricorn Menu
About Capricorn Love:
CapricornLove and Sex
Initially it is challenging to capture the awareness and affection of a Capricorn, but once you have broken through their barriers they will fall in love wholeheartedly and will be devoted to you for life. Their staunch character can make for a challenging relationship, but for those undeterred and who still attempts to connect emotionally with their Capricorn, they will be rewarded with frequent acts of kindness. Do not expect deep emotional conversations with a Capricorn as it can take them considerable time, even years, before they are willing to share their deepest emotions.
Being highly focused on whatever their current goals are, Capricorns will show seemingly little emotion or compassion toward their beloved. Capricorns however will convey their love and affection through their devotion in providing for their partner's material needs, thus a partner of a Capricorn can expect a comfortable life. Whilst some partners will place an importance on their emotional needs and thus could find themselves disappointed by the Capricorn's material ambitions, conversely others could benefit if they themselves have aspirations to grow through their own personal ventures, as a Capricorn will have no desire to intervene as they themselves are too busy. Capricorns can at times be frustrating partners, having a tendency to be uncompromising. Their pessimistic side can manifest in them creating problems out of thin air, then work feverishly to correct them.
For many, the Capricorn's negative traits my be sufficiently offset by their sexual virility. When it comes to love making, Capricorns have bucket loads of stamina, capable of lasting all night and well into the next day. They are not very adventurous love makers, but their sexual physicality ensures that they perform their routines very admirably. One might think that Capricorns are not romantic, given their seemingly lack of visible emotions. They are however very romantic when it comes to love making, opting for a relaxing and comfy atmosphere within stylish surroundings. Expect to be extremely satisfied! But be warned, Capricorns and are known to occasionally stray in order to feed their lusty appetite, and if they are emotionally detached from the rendezvous then they don't consider it cheating.
With Capricorns being an Earth sign, they are in tune with the material world. When it comes to attraction, this means that the Capricorn male is initially enticed by the physical senses. So to ensure you make a good first impression and get noticed, you should take care in your grooming. Classy clothing, well groomed skin and hair care, and the right scent are areas to work on.
When first dating, you will need to maintain a controlled composure. Capricorn men are the stereotypical comic-book "straight guy", so he will be detracted from acts of silliness such as loose humor or giggling fits. If you find this against your nature then perhaps you're not suited for a Capricorn male.
As an Earth sign the Capricorn male is with a virile libido and is very matter-of-fact when it comes to sex. So at first encounters the Capricorn male will be seeking signs of physical attraction. Once a Capricorn man has ensnared a partner for sexual encounters, they can be ferocious with their animal-like passion. However, he won't progress with a physical relationship for very long if he feels there is no deeper chemistry. After all, the Capricorn male is ultimately seeking a robust and lasting love. To complicate matters, love it not enough for the Capricorn male, as his material nature is desiring an accomplished partner that enhances his status, and who is likely to be an asset for forwarding his career aspersions.
Once within a committed relationship, the Capricorn male will feel compelled to take the lead, setting the ground rules early. He has a strong need to be controlling. At times the Capricorn male can be critical of his chosen partner, wanting them to met expectations based on his material needs that may not align with his partner's character. Being determined and ambitious people, Capricorn men place minimal importance to romance. However, with their "actions speak louder than words" philosophy, you can expect to be adorned with acts of kindness, his way of showing his love. His sexual drive is also unlikely to wane, which can be somewhat compensating for his lake of romance. » Back to About Capricorn Menu
How to Attract the CapricornWoman
Capricorn, being of a cardinal sign, is an initiator by nature. So to gain the respect and the heart of a Capricorn woman, one needs to be very self-confident in character. Perseverance is required in order to be accepted into her personal life, and especially before she is willing to open her discerning heart. The Capricorn woman is the least likely to allow herself to be swept away by romantic sentiments. When it comes to love the Capricorn woman is very cautious, showing calmness and self-restraint.
During courtship she will pace herself, and will be resentful if made to feel rushed into a relationship. Before the Capricorn female opens her heart to a prospective partner, she needs to know that they are worthy of her future investment. Conversely, she seeks security in her chosen partner, wanting them to be composed, responsible and hard workers. Being of a zodiac sign exalting Mars, the Capricorn woman has strong initiative and instincts, affording her to be a lover with immense passion, in complete control of her destiny regardless of the path it takes.
Whilst the Capricorn woman is traditional and conservative when it comes to loving relationships, she surprisingly has a lewd aspect to her mind. As is for those born to an Earth sign, Capricorn women are physically affectionate, immensely sensuous and lusty. Her appetite for sex is hearty, requiring a virile man to intimately satisfy her. » Back to About Capricorn Menu
About Capricorn Money:
Capricorn and Money
With Capricorns being hard-working, ambitious and reliable, they are very likely to be gainfully employed and thus be the recipients of a good wage. It's strong within the Capricorn's psyche to seek out advancement, and as such they are likely to make their way up the the career ladder. Their self-disciplined mindset means that are good at managing money, ensuring they amass savings for later in life. Friends, family and associates of a Capricorn will often consider the Capricorn as being too thrifty with their money, never succumbing to frivolous purchases, and are least likely to make purchases for personal pleasure such as eating out or buying new clothes. Capricorns are however inclined to make substantial purchases that reflect on their hard earned success such as an expensive car or items of distinction for the home. Capricorns are conservative when it comes to investing, looking for stability and long-term gains. It would not hurt a Capricorn to occasionally be a bit more adventurous with their investments, as their discipline and self-control will ensure that any perceived risk-taking will not be entered into without being well-calculated. » Back to About Capricorn Menu
About Capricorn Career:
Capricorn and Career
The Capricorn traits of discipline, perseverance and dedication, combined with their ambition and their setting of high standards for themselves, results in them achieving any goals set out for them. Capricorns are those within the work-place that can be relied upon to get the job done. They are focused and enterprising, willing to work day and night, and fully committed until the allotted task is completed. Capricorns have a high regard for those around them who are also loyal and industrious, keeping such individuals close to hand, irrespective of their rank or qualification. Professions that are well suited for a Capricorn are finance, management, civil engineering, programming and any field requiring measurement and calculations. With their minds firmly set on tradition, and with their yearning to do whatever it takes to add their contribution to the real world, Capricorns can also be found gainfully employed as civil servants in state run agencies, also suiting their penchant for maintaining documents and records in impeccable order. » Back to About Caprocirn Menu