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Why You Stand Out Among Your Peers, Per Astrology

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Why You Stand Out Among Your Peers, Per Astrology

Everyone has something about them that makes them unique. Even among identicle twins there are certain identifying features that helps each stand out from one another.

So, even though you may find yourself sharing personality traits with other zodiac signs and people born in the same month as you, you are special nonetheless.

In fact, you can really stand apart from the crowd by just being yourself, no matter what horoscope you have or day you were born.

People use astrology to find out a lot about their lives. By dissecting our zodiac signs we can determine our love lives, careers, friendships, etc. However, after a while of searching, it makes you feel small, when it's not meant to do that. You need to look further within to find out how wonderful and amazing you truly are.

Is everyone with the same zodiac sign inherently alike? The answer to that question is tricky. Those with the same zodiac sign have similar attributes, but different execution. This means that while one Taurus might use their stubbornness to further their career, another might use it to fight for their relationship.

Furthermore, people don’t often have every single characteristic listed for their sign. There isn’t a direct list that will predict your exact life. Often, people relate to multiple signs and only have a few personality traits from their own sign.

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This does not mean that it’s fake or inaccurate, it simply means that people aren’t often so easy to decipher. That being said, every person is uniquely themselves. Zodiac signs offer a blueprint or a foundation towards whatever you need to help you at the moment that you searched your horoscope.

What makes us individuals is how we face problems and how we love. Nature vs nurture aside, we are the people we know. Girl Meets World taught me that people change people. Therefore, if you are surrounded by Cancers, you will feel their sentimentality.

If you are surrounded by Libras, you will display the same responsibility that they do. We are influenced by those who we consider important. No two people have the same love for the same people.

Overall, we are who changes us. Through this guide, you can see what characteristics your horoscope picked up from others, and what was in you the whole time.

The point of astrology isn’t to let it dictate your life, it’s just there to help you when you get a little stuck.

ARIES (March 21 - April 19)

Aries are aggressive. They are one of a kind because they will work as hard as they can to be the best at whatever they are passionate about. They strive to come out on top and will surpass everyone's expectations.

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TAURUS (April 20 - May 20)

Taurus are devoted. Loyal until the end, a Taurus is unique for how they romance others. They fight for their causes and for those they care about. Stubborn until they end, if you believe in a Taurus they will will believe in you too.

GEMINI (May 21 - June 20)

Gemini's are the ones you go to when you want to have a conversation. Whether they are better talkers or better listeners, a Gemini knows how to be there for someone. They learn from everyone they meet and in return, they let people know that they are seen. 


CANCER (June 21 - July 22)

Cancers are philanthropic. With hearts of gold, they will go great lengths to help others. They can push others towards the right path as it hurts their feelings when their loved ones stray. Persuasive and helpful, they are caring activists.

LEO (July 23 - August 22)

Leos like taking charge and being at the forefront. Their confidence is what makes them unique. Whether this confidence is with themselves or in other, they are are strong and excitable. 

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VIRGO (August 23 - September 22)

Virgos will take care of you. They are practical and responsible. They show they love you through consistency and reliability. This is what makes a Virgo unique; their orderly approach to life. They always have a plan.

LIBRA (September 23 - October 22)

Libras overthink because they like weighing all of their options. This is why they are are the most careful decision makers; they consider everyone's role in every outcome. Especially when others are involved, they will do everything in their power to keep them there and happy. What sets a Libra a part is their consideration.

SCORPIO (October 23 - November 21)

A Scorpio will tell you the truth even if it hurts. They feel everything very intensely so they need honesty to survive. Therefore, openness is a Scorpios strength. They don't get angry; they become furious, livid, belligerent. But the same applies to love and joy. They are black and white with no gray areas. 

SAGITTARIUS (November 22 - December 21)

Sagittarius will do anything to achieve their goals. Whether their goal is to be a great friend, worker, lover, or parent, they will succeed. They never stop thinking about the next big thing; they see opportunities in every place they go and in every person they meet.

CAPRICORN (December 22 - January 19)

Capricorns are known for their ability to remain calm and objective. Masters of self-control, they can handle any situation with either certainty or feigned confidence. They are responsible and made to be in charge.

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AQUARIUS (January 20 - February 18)

Aquarius are insightful. They are deeply emotional but not through outward expression. They will solve the most difficult problems through introspection and make the world a better place because of it. 

PISCES (February 19 - March 20)

Pisces form excellent relationships. They are friendly, emotional, smart, and trusting. These combined factors make them extremely multifaceted. They are empathetic and will relate to anyone. 

Alyssa Asaro is a writer who covers astrology, pop culture and relationship topics.