August ELEVENTH (2d) the Day of VALIDATION:
The Jack of Clubs Club
"Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic. It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar physical characteristics." - Alex Haley
ADVICE: Keep your instincts and impulses under control. The truth can teach, but it can hurt too. Remember that your success may be in direct proportion to your diplomatic skills. Cultivate your affectionate and accepting side, and remember the importance of small acts of personal kindness.
MEDITATION: Why is it that madmen are so often perceptive.
Meaning of the Two of Diamonds - Need for Financial Security
TWO of Diamonds BIRTHDAYS: January 25 (Aquarius), February 23 (Pisces,) March 21 (Pisces/Aries), April 19 (Aries), May 17 (Taurus), June 15 (Gemini), July 13 (Cancer), August 11 (Leo), September 9 (Virgo), October 7 (Libra), November 5 (Scorpio), December 3 (Sagittarius)
FAMOUS TWO of Diamonds: Stephen Gary "Steve" Wozniak, also nicknamed "The Woz", is an American inventor, electronics engineer, programmer, philanthropist, and technology entrepreneur who co-founded Apple Inc. August 11, 1950 (age 67), San Jose, CA.
The TWO of Diamonds need to overcome an inherent fear of not having enough money. Power is always available to the 2 of Diamonds in whatever career they choose, including their social life. The Challenge for the 2 of Diamonds is unraveling their tendency towards fixation. They get stuck wielding their own power until they are forced out of their personal situation, empty handed, wondering how they ever let it get that far in the first place! The men Two of Diamonds make excellent traders - especially in areas of glamour, or foreign investments. Entertainers often end up drifting through life, or being content with a mediocre performance. Not true of the women. http://www.metasymbology.com/
LEO III: The Week of LEADERSHIP August 11 - 18: LEO III's often assume a commanding role in their family and social or work group. They have highly developed instincts to lead, but not necessarily to dominate or rule; it is simply that action comes naturally to these dynamic individuals. They also make good planners, well capable of organizing an effective plan of attack and seeing it through. Building an effective team is essential to their continued success.
Strengths: COMMANDING, HEROIC, CREATIVE
Weaknesses: DICTATORIAL, SELFISH, INSENSITIVE
LEO III NOTABLES: Napoleon Bonaparte, Robert De Niro, Madonna, Magic Johnson, Sean Penn, Fidel Castro, Annie Oakley, Shimon Peres, Julia Child. Source: The Secret Language of Relationships Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers.
ADVICE: Try to tone down your demanding and commanding side. Hold the mirror up to yourself as well - examine your motivations carefully. Battle to keep the combatant in you more peaceful. Take some distance from yourself. Admitting weakness can be a sign of strength.
August ELEVENTH the Day of VALIDATION: needs no one for their Validation because they are a Leo who's Self and Ego cards are one and the same. This unity of purpose gives them great confidence in their TWO of Diamonds "The Wheeler-Dealer," life pursuits.