How Insecurity Can Cause A Person To Cheat, Per Astrology

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How Insecurity Can Cause A Person To Cheat, Per Astrology
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Sometimes feelings of self-worth have a lot to do with why a person cheats.

Everybody gets insecure at one point or another, but it doesn't mean that you cheat on somebody, especially your spouse. Insecurity can come from a place of not being confident in yourself or taking other people's word to heart.

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Cheating is something that everybody knows you shouldn't do, but people do it anyway knowing the consequences that it could cause. Have you ever wondered which zodiac sign has the characteristics to cheat? If you are wondering this, you probably want to know if your partner or spouse is stepping out on you and its killing you inside. 

According to astrology, the zodiac signs who have the most characteristics of cheaters are Geminis and Scorpios. These zodiac signs cheat the most because they have outgoing personalities and know how to get people to trust them easy.

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Have you ever noticed you, spouse or partner, making their way through a conversation like they were born to socialize? Have you ever noticed how easy your partner or spouse makes friends and gets people to agree with them?

If you have noticed this then you know that your partner has a horoscope that has a high tendency to cheat and you need to pay attention.

On the flip side, the horoscopes that don't have the tendency to cheat are Virgos and Leos. The characteristics of these zodiac signs lean more toward being faithful and committing to their partners instead of stepping out on them.

If you need to a horoscope sign to be with that will honor you and make you their first priority these zodiac signs will be the most likely to stay by your side. Now its your turn to investigate, read about how insecurity can cause each a person to cheat, by zodiac sign.


1. ARIES (March 21 - April 21)

Aries tend to want things and they want things sooner rather than later. Once they set their eyes on something, its not a matter of if, its a matter of when they will get it. Very smart and very enduring,

Aries love to pursue anything and doesn't like people saying that they cant achieve. Insecurity is the last thing on an Aries mind, but it does creep up once in a while. The may have a tendency to cheat, if not satisfied with what they have. Always an opportunist, they will leave a situation to get to a better one even if it's not fair and even if it's not by the book. cheating is a possibility, but most likely unlikely.

2. TAURUS (April 21 - March 20)

Taurus is highly motivated. If they have a target they go for it and don't care about what anybody thinks of them. Think of a bull and a matador. A bull always wants to hit the matador because that is the bulls target. Like a bull, a Taurus is tough and won't be bullied into submission easily.

Tauruses might at like they are tough and invincible but is crying out for help on the inside. With insecurities in their heart, they might step out on their partner to feel in control if they know there a relationship is going in a different direction. What is gold doesn't always shimmer? Taurus need to be aware that putting on a facade can always fool people.

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3. GEMINI (May 21 - June 20)

Geminis have an outgoing personality. They are the life of the party and wants everybody to know that about them. Geminis are at high risk of cheating because they are do outgoing and inviting. People may misconstrue your willingness to engage in conversation as flirting.

Whether you want to engage in cheating or not, your personality and your horoscope are at high risk of actually cheating. Be careful about the energy you give off to people and be sure to tell the people you are with that you are with someone. Cheating is a possibility for you but think about the consequence that could incur if you do.

4. CANCER (June 21 - July 22)

Cancer is the epicenter of kindness. It's rare to think that cancers don't care about other people and other peoples feelings. Cancers love people and would do anything for people given the opportunities.

Not caring for people would be out of the question and not in the character of a Cancer. Their horoscope tends to not be selfish and is aware of peoples suffering and likes to do bring people out of bad situations.

Cheating is a total turn around for cancers and is not what the doctor ordered when it comes to their horoscope. Cheating is not categorized with Cancers but never say never. If a Cancer is pushed too far who knows what they will do.

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5. LEO (July 23 - August 22)

Leo have the confidence and the swagger to get anyone to fall in love with them. If they have insecurities they don't wear it on their sleeves and they don't project on it too much.

Leos confidence makes it easy to believe what they say and do without questioning it and giving what they say another look. Don't be surprised if a Leo has lied about what they do and who they are.

Always wanting to please people, they maybe have another person on the side and you don't even notice. If your dating a Leo ask lots of questions because they may be lying to your face. Don't think all Leos are like this, there may be a diamond in the ruff.

6. VIRGO (August 23 - September 22)

Virgos tend to be more insecure than other zodiac signs. Always questioning things and situations, their confidence is really not there at all. If push comes to shove, Virgos would rather sit on the sidelines than actually go in and play the game.

With there nervous energy and questionable thinking, their relationships never start off well or end well at all. Virgo tends to cheat more often because they are insecure about themselves. Cheating on their partner makes them feel powerful and smart. Virgos need to know that confidence is not attained by doing wrong to others, until they know that, they will be looking for ways to validate themselves.

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7. LIBRA (September 23 - October 22)

Libras know how to draw people in and keep them there. Not shying away from introducing yourself to anybody willing to listen. You crave attention and love to know when your friends are going out to join them.

Your social nature may lead you to get carried away and step out on your partner. You are a magnet for creativity and fun. People don't feel a need to hold back or stay away from you.

With your good looks and fabulous communication skills, you will be the center of attention in every social setting. Be aware that people are watching and if you do have a partner, you will be hurting yourself and your partner if you do proceed to cheat.

8. SCORPIO (October 23 - November 21)

Scorpios like the sense that are chasing and pursuing goals in life. They love a challenge and love to have obstacles in their way so they can figure out how to overcome them. Even if a Scorpio is taken, they will pursue someone else just for the fun of it and the cant help it.

They like the adventure of pursuing something instead of making due with what they already have. Scorpios like keeping up with the jones, but don't know how to face the facts and wrestle with the truth.

If your dating a Scorpio don't let them out of your sight, keep them on their toes and make your dating life exciting. Once they know that you're not into them and they know it they will pursue other things.

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9. CAPRICORN (December 22 - January 19)

When a Capricorn is committed to a project or someone, they are committed for life. They don't live in the moment. They are focused on getting a task done and doing it to the best of their ability and knowledge.

When they don't see things through they are not happy and not proud of themselves. They are determined and don't like to stray from their usual routine. When their routine is broken they will usually lash out and cause a disruption.

Cheating is the last thing on a Capricorns mind, because they are committed to the partner that they are with. Even if their situation with there partner is not great they will make moves to kept the relationship above water. If you are dating a Capricorn you are one lucky person.

10. SAGITTARIUS (November 22 - December 21)

People who share a horoscope with Sagittarius are confident and sure of themselves. They have never questioned who they are and what they need to do. They are born leaders always getting people together and knowing how to get in a better position, whether it is at work or within a certain social circle.

Their self-confidence can be intimidating and very attractive to a person who has low self-esteem and doesn't know any better. Sagittarius has a tendency to take advantage of people and situations as well. cheating is high risk for Sagittarius because they don't want to ruin their image and reputation. Watch out for Sagittarius.

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11. AQUARIOUS (January 20 - February 18)

Aquariuses just want to fit in and will do anything to gain acceptance.  Aquariuses are prone to cheating because they are happy when they feel wanted and are happy when people take a general interest with them.

If their partner is always out and leaves them behind or doesn't show that they want to grow with them, then that's a problem and they will be on the hunt for someone else to fill their needs.

Insecurity plagues Aquarius to the point where they second guess themselves and make poor decisions. If your with an Aquarius you need to let them know that they are wanted in the relationship

12. PISCES (February 19 - March 20)

Overwhelmed most of the time and withdrawn, most people who are in a relationship with a Pisces are doomed from the get go. Pisces doesn't really know how to be confidence and the people who they are with never understand that quality.

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Wanting to be with a person who is more confidence and self assuring , they usually leave their Pisces counterpart for a partner who knows who they are. Pisces tend to cheat because instead of working on their relationship they feel that whatever they do are say will not save their relationship and figure cheating is the only solution. Pisces need to build their confidence and step up to secure a lasting relationship.