How You Inspire Other People, According To Your Zodiac Sign

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Having heroes and people who inspire us is very important. We need people we can look up to and help guide us in our lives. And when you're an inspiring zodiac sign, there are endless ways your positivity influences your horoscope, as well as the lives of those around you.

There are people who, without their knowledge, inspire us every day. These people may not have achieved greatness by society’s standards — they’re not major athletes or famous actors — but how they handle adversity or the small things they do to make other people’s lives better is inspiring.


There is something about every zodiac sign that is inspiring, and there many things for us to learn from each other. Sometimes we can inspire ourselves by acknowledging our own strengths and abilities.

ARIES: They inspire us with their enthusiasm for life.

It seems to others that Aries individuals don't want to miss anything that life has to offer. They are constantly challenging themselves to take risks, go on adventures, and have a blast.


Sure, they can be foolhardy, impulsive, and impatient, but there's so much out there and Aries has the energy to cram as much living into their lives as they can. We should all have as much fun as Aries tends to have.

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TAURUS: They inspire us to focus in on the things we want.

Once Taurus has set themselves a goal or an acquisition, it's hard to get them to stray from that path. They don't do things lightly or without thought, and they have a laser-like focus.

Taurus are determined, and sometimes their natural stubbornness is an asset because tjeu don't get discouraged when something seems more difficult than they first thought; their tenacity keeps them going and inspires others.


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GEMINI: They inspire us with their adaptability.

Geminis are extremely flexible, which helps them to adapt to any situation. If they have to go to a black-tie event or meet their significant other's family for the first time, Geminis seem to instinctively know what to do and say. They tend not to get defensive or awkward when they are out of their element and can make almost everything be their comfort zone.

It could be their confidence or their ability to find common ground with people, but it's inspiring how Geminis do more than just fit in; they're the ones that create bonds between all different kinds of people.

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CANCER: They inspire us with their big hearts.

Cancers are everybody's parents. It doesn't matter if you're related to them or not; they're going to make sure you're okay. A Cancer will walk you to your car on a dark night or bring you dinner when you're recovering from surgery.

Of course, they're always there for their friends, family, and acquaintances. They genuinely want to do what they can to help people feel better, whether it's just listening to someone, giving advice, or just being a loving presence in their life.

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LEO: They inspire us to go for it.

Leos are fantastic examples of how beneficial it can be when you push your self-doubts to the side and pursue your dreams and goals. They don't take setbacks or missed opportunities personally. They're confident enough to know that if they don't get something they want, they'll get something better.


Leo's inner optimism and energy show us that nothing is completely out of one's grasp if they continue to take steps to reach it. It may not be exactly what you've envisioned, but it will be just as rewarding if you go for it.

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VIRGO: They inspire us with their love of learning. 

Virgos never stop learning, and it's something that keeps them young and vibrant. We admire their life-long learning and it inspires us to enrich our lives and to try to learn something new every day.

When we engage in mental activities such as studying and learning, it improves our cognitive functioning. Virgos inspire us with their ever-expanding knowledge and how they feel helpful; they're always confident they can find the answer if they don't already know it.


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LIBRA: They inspire us with their sense of justice.

Libras like for things and themselves to be in balance, but the one thing that can set them off is injustice. Libras have an innate sense of justice and fairness. If someone isn't treated fairly in any way, a Libra will speak up and even fight for them if necessary.

Libras inspire us with their fair-mindedness, and even more with the way they stick up for the underdog or anyone who is in the need of an advocate.

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SCORPIO: They inspire us with their sexuality.

Scorpios tend to not have any issues when it comes to expressing their sexuality. They know that it's a healthy part of being human. Scorpios are comfortable in their own skin and confident in using their bodies for pleasure.


It's inspiring the ease they have with being sexual beings and how that confidence makes them sensitive to their partners. They know how to have a good time and how to ensure their partner is truly satisfied.

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SAGITTARIUS: They inspire us to see the world.

Sometimes it seems as if Sagittarians have no fear — they go to places where they don't know the language or the customs and the social protocol, and yet, they always end up having amazing experiences and making new friends.

We want to be like Sagittarius and make incredible memories, but mostly, we want to be as free as they seem. They don't let fear hold them back from doing anything, and that's the most inspiring thing of all.


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CAPRICORN: They inspire us to take our responsibilities seriously.

Capricorns show us that being mature, reliable, and dependable don't make us boring — they make us good people. People who do the right thing and are honorable, loyal, and hardworking.

We admire Capricorn's diligence and the way they handle things without letting them build into a disaster. They show that there is room in one's life for responsibility and for fun, and that the two must be proportional. Too much fun or work isn't good for us, and Capricorns encourage us to lead a balanced life.

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AQUARIUS: They inspire us with their ability to keep a cool head.

Whenever there's any kind of emergency, you want an Aquarius around. They won't get rattled or have a breakdown when things happen beyond their control.

Since Aquarius individuals are extremely creative, they're able to think outside the box for effective solutions when other people have melted down or have become stuck. They inspire us with their quick minds and fantastic problem-solving abilities, even under extreme circumstances.

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PISCES: They inspire us with their selflessness.

Pisces are very kind, creative, and compassionate people. They will do anything to help someone out, and because of their selflessness, will often put their own needs behind the needs of someone else.


Pisces are all about giving second chances and forgiving people. They inspire us to get rid of our grudges and accept the things that people can give us, and not fault them for not being what we think they should be. A Pisces will help you, even when you don't deserve it.

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Christine Schoenwald is a writer, performer, and teacher who loves writing and performing personal narratives. She's had pieces in The Los Angeles Times, Salon, Woman's Day, Purple Clover, Bustle, and is a regular contributor to Ravishly and YourTango. Check out her website or her Facebook page.