LEO I - The Week of AUTHORITY July 26-August 2: Among the most powerfully authoritative of the year, Leo I's are intense, hard driving individuals, dedicated primarily to their own personal activities, growth and development. Asserting themselves and being taken seriously is what appeals to them. Also, much of their energy is channeled inward rather than outward, toward developing their own strengths and abilities. Yet they do not view themselves as the be-all and end-all either - far from it. They believe in ultimate higher value authorities, which they worship and serve: usually the abstract truths and principles embodied in the practice of their principal endeavor, whether it lies in the arts, business, sports or philosophy. Although they have their heroes, it is usually to these principles rather than to people that they accord the highest value.
Strengths: TRUTH-LOVING - LOYAL - PASSIONATE
Weaknesses: FRUSTRATED - DEMANDING - EGOTISTICAL
Advice: Learn to accept people as they are - both the positive and negative. It is probably useless to try to camouflage yourself, but do try to be more diplomatic and sensitive. Although you are good at making decisions for others, you may have overlooked making some crucial decisions for yourself. It doesn't make you less of a person to be a bit more easygoing;
LEO I NOTABLEHerman Melvillewas an American novelist, writer of short stories, and poet from the American Renaissance period. Most of his writings were published between 1846 and 1857. August 1, 1819, Manhattan, NYC, NY.
LEO I NOTABLES: Mick Jagger, Jackie Kennedy, Stanley Kubrick, George Bernard Shaw, Peggy Fleming, Benito Mussolini, Herman Melville, Casey Stengel.
Source: The Secret Language of Relationships Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers.