Horoscopes for May 3, 2014
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Cheryl Burke, 30; Christina Hendricks, 39; Dule Hill, 39; Kristin Lehman, 42
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Play to win. Don’t stop short of reaching your goals. Stand up and be counted. It’s the fight in you that will help you go the distance and prove your abilities. You don’t have to go overboard; you just have to harness what you do best and focus on making the biggest impact in a strategic and pointed manner.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don’t let confusion set in because you are trying to do too much all at once. Slow down and make everything you do count. Refuse to let your emotions stand between you and your common sense. If something isn’t working, change it.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Finding solutions to other people’s problems will put you in a popular position. The help you offer will make you feel good, boosting your confidence and helping you attract influential allies. Expand your interests, knowledge and your circle of friends.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t mess with what’s working. Stick to your game plan and focus on your important friendships. Stay active and participate in events that will connect you with people from different walks of life. Shoot for the stars and you will be successful.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): This can turn into a moody, emotional day if you aren’t careful. Be aware of what others need from you and find a way to fulfill those needs without compromising your position. Balance and integrity will be necessary.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): It’s what you do that will count, not what you say. Back away from anyone intent on goading you into a debate. Practice safety no matter what you do. A personal pick-me-up will boost your confidence.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Travel should be high on your to-do list. Pick a destination or make plans to visit someone you don’t see often enough. Helping someone will lead to a substantial favor in return. Raise your profile by being a good Samaritan.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): The power of persuasion will not work as well as you are accustomed to. Rethink your plan of attack and consider doing something concrete to convince others to acknowledge your plan and perhaps pitch in and help. Love is on the rise and romance is highlighted.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Broaden your horizons, expand your interests, meet new people and indulge in creative endeavors that inspire you. Consider making unusual changes to your home or to the way you live. Unique surroundings will stimulate your mind.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You’ll attract a lot of attention with your outgoing, flamboyant approach to life, love and money. Generosity will raise your profile and your reputation. It’s OK to give, but don’t let anyone take you for granted.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Step back and be observant. Watching the way others react will help you gauge what you can and cannot get away with today. Sticking close to home will help you bypass interference. Focus on home, family and keeping the peace.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): What you offer physically and visually will attract attention. Experiment and explore potential outlets for your creative ideas. Don’t let criticism daunt you. Everyone is entitled to an opinion, but don’t let it stop you from following through with your plans.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Speak up and ask for opinions from reputable people. Concentrate on gaining greater stability by securing your position and making your overhead more doable. The changes you make to cut corners will reflect how innovative you can be. Praise will be offered.