Horoscopes for Aug. 11, 2014
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Chris Hemsworth, 31; Ashley Jensen, 45; Viola Davis, 49; Hulk Hogan, 61.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: You’ll be drawn to unique and unusual ideas, places and people. Your openness and curiosity will help you find a new direction that brings you satisfaction. Your responsibilities to home and family will escalate and must be tended to if you want the freedom to follow your heart and your aspirations. Take a course if it will help you reach your destination.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Go the extra mile to form strong alliances with your peers. Size up whatever situation you face before you take action. Wait until you have gathered enough information before making a personal change. Self-deception will hold you back.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Someone you least expect will step up and offer help. Together you can overcome setbacks caused by taking on too much. Focus on finding out what’s required to do the best job possible. Complaining will get you nowhere.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Offer creative insight into projects. Getting along with the people you work with will help you advance, but don’t share your personal secrets. Someone jealous of your talents will use any excuse to make you look bad.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Emotions will make it difficult to communicate openly. Listen carefully, but don’t make changes just to please others. You have to follow what’s in your heart as well as what makes the most sense and brings you the highest rewards.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Listen and observe, but don’t jump to conclusions. Finding out the truth and taking care of responsibilities without being asked will get you further ahead. Legal concerns can be dealt with successfully if you are moderate.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): What you perceive and what’s actually happening will not be the same. Ask an expert if you are in doubt. Taking the safe route will keep you out of trouble. Don’t let your emotions interfere with business.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Ask for help if you are having trouble making a decision. Someone from your past will have great insight into what you should be doing now. Change is needed, but impulsiveness isn’t. Put everything in place before making a move.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Stick close to home and concentrate on improvements you can make to enhance your surroundings or your life. Learn all you can about healthy lifestyles that can be adapted to your current situation. Romance is favored and will ward off trouble.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Emotional deception is apparent, making it important for you to ask questions regarding what’s going on with those around you. Your insight, knowledge and ability to adapt will bring favored results as long as you are mindful of those around you.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Don’t be too quick to make a move. Weigh the pros and cons and consider how they will affect important relationships. Your intuition will not lead you astray. Be bold, ask questions and approach whatever you face with confidence and you will succeed.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You’ll have opportunities galore, but if you hesitate to take advantage of what’s being offered, you will regret your sluggish attitude. Learn from experiences and you won’t be left in the background. Participation and moderation will be key.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Take what belongs to you and don’t look back. You can sign contracts, deal with settlements, investments and personal paperwork that will help you get ahead. A friendly gesture will do wonders to improve an important relationship.