Horoscopes for July 4, 2014
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Melanie Fiona, 31; Becki Newton, 36; Geraldo Rivera, 71; Neil Simon, 87.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Stop fighting the inevitable and start living in the present instead of the past. It’s important to look at change as something new and exciting. This year is about moving forward and discovering what life has to offer. Take any challenge that comes your way and learn from the experiences you encounter. Success is dependent on your openness to change.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take a step back before you decide to be blatantly honest. Overreacting will not help you gain respect or solve a problem you have with someone. Show a little compassion and give those you are dealing with the benefit of the doubt.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take the initiative to finish what you start. You’ll be judged by what you complete, not what you say you are going to do. Plan any home improvement projects you want to do. Impulsive action will end up being costly and unsatisfactory.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Use your intelligence and ability to find solutions. Open up emotionally to someone you feel may be withholding information. Unique suggestions will make you look good and help you gain support.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Jump into action and get things done around home. Once you have your place in order, there will be less room for criticism and more time to enjoy your surroundings. A new acquaintance must be handled with discretion.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You’ll have no trouble getting your way if you use a little Leo charm. Intelligence coupled with class and sophistication will bring about some interesting options that can help you maneuver into a key position. Strive for perfection as well as productivity.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Proceed with caution. Not everyone is on your team. A problem with a partner or someone you work with will develop if you are too trusting. Don’t rely on anyone to do your job for you. Protect your position, reputation and interests.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Take care of business and move on to enjoyable pastimes. Romance will help improve your personal life. Make subtle changes to your appearance or learn something new that will make you more intellectually attractive to someone who interests you.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Look out for your best interests. Don’t feel the need to pay for someone else’s mistakes. Indulge in something that will make your surroundings unique. Taking an interest in something or someone unusual will be a learning experience.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Discuss your plans, intentions and what you have to offer, and you will draw interest. Partnerships look promising and are likely to lead to an opportunity far beyond your wildest dreams. Strike up a deal or a new relationship.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Expect to face some criticism if you have neglected someone who needs your attention or one of your personal responsibilities. Better organization and preparation will help you avoid criticism. Practice caution and you will avoid arguments and mishaps.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Your vision is clear and you will know what you have to do to get ahead. Opportunities are within reach and setting goals and schedules will help you stay on track. Romance is in the stars and will improve your personal life.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Consider what you can do to protect against setbacks. You are best to face any potential problem head-on. Get in touch with anyone who may stifle your plans and get clearance before you proceed. Better to be safe than sorry.