The heat and passion of fire
Aries is a Fire sign. The Fire Signs in Astrology are considered masculine, positive, assertive, active, outgoing, and motivating. They do things, stir things up, take action, go after what they want, make things happen. Fire signs are the charismatic leaders, the movers-and-shakers, the Zodiac's intrepid pioneers. In addition to Aries, the other two fire signs are Leo and Sagittarius.
Leo Is Fixed Fire
Sagittarius Is Mutable Fire
Aries is also a Cardinal Sign. The Cardinal Signs in Astrology are Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn. These personalities tend to be very direct and to the point in their presentation. They are energetic, personally ambitious, impulsive and impatient when it comes to getting their own way.
Aries energy and the characteristics of people Born with The Sun in Aries are important components in the overall process of life and creation. Aries is the Cardinal Fire Sign. As with all the Astrology signs, Aries has its strong points, its sterling qualities, and its problem side, and when the Sun is in Aries every year ... right after the start of Spring, these are the attitudes and qualities people find on display all around them ... and use in everyday life.
So How Does Astrology Describe
The Aries Character?
In a nutshell:
Problematic Aries Qualities:
- Interested in leadership
- Seizes the initiative, gets things done
- Energetic, forceful, dynamic
- Impatient, arrogant, demanding
- Temperamental, pushy, rude
- Bossy, inconsiderate, uncooperative
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