The Laziest Thing Each Zodiac Sign Does

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The Laziest Thing Each Zodiac Sign Does

There are times when you just have to let yourself be lazy. You can think of it as self-care because, in many ways, it is. Life is hectic, and we all spend a lot of time working and being busy.

Each sign of the Zodiac has their own way of doing everything, and that includes how lazy they are. The laziest thing the zodiac signs do is all dependent on what astrology reveals about their personality traits and how they act in certain situations. So, who are the lazy zodiac signs?

Well, we all have our own ways of being lazy, and often times it’s just shutting the world out and sleeping. If you are the kind of person who is always overscheduled and feels weird if you’re not being active and productive, your laziness will be different than someone who is a sloth and has no problem doing nothing. 

It can be difficult for some people to recognize that there is a place in our lives for laziness. These kinds of people may beat themselves up for being lazy and not recognize that we all need to recharge our batteries sometimes. If you always keep going and going, you could wind up exhausted and spent.

It’s important to take breaks and allow yourself to do nothing. It’s great if you can be lazy outdoors or in a beautiful place, but that’s not always practical.

ARIES (March 21 - April 19)

Aries aren't known for being lazy. In fact, they're usually so overscheduled and overbooked that they have to get to a place of boredom before they'll get lazy. The laziest thing that Aries does is text, message, or call someone who is only a room away. 

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TAURUS (April 20 - May 20)

Taurus can be very hard workers, but they also have a gift for laziness and try not to feel guilty about being lazy. The laziest thing they'll do is order food from an app. That way, they don't have to cook, clean up afterward, or even set the table. 

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GEMINI (May 21 - June 20)

Geminis are a healthy mix of energy and laziness. They don't handle boredom so well, but they know enough that if they're feeling burnt out, they need to chill a bit. The laziest thing they do is procrastinating and putting off things. Sometimes they just don't want to have to deal.

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CANCER (June 21 - July 22)

Cancers aren't especially lazy, but since they tend to be homebodies, they will work around the house a lot. The laziest thing Cancers do is insist that their friends and family come to their house to hang out, or for social gatherings.

They don't mind cooking and cleaning, they're just too lazy to get to the location by car or public transportation.

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LEO (July 23 - August 22)

Leos have a lot of energy and do a lot of things, but sometimes they need to relax and do nothing so they can recharge. The laziest thing Leos will do is delegate and make others do tasks that Leo is too lazy to do themselves.

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VIRGO (August 23 - September 22)

Virgos aren't a traditionally lazy sign — they'd judge themselves too harshly if they were. The laziest thing a Virgo might do is not make their bed (usually because their cat or dog is there and comfortable), or not do some household chore right away.

The thing is, a sink full of dishes or not throwing out flowers that had wilted right away would probably make Virgo feel very anxious.

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LIBRA (September 23 - October 22)

Libras revel in laziness and they can give 10 reasons why everybody should indulge in laziness from time to time. The laziest thing that Libra does is stay in their pajamas all day. That's not to say that they aren't productive and don't do any work — they just don't get dressed.

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SCORPIO (October 23 - November 21)

Scorpios are extremely focused and may sometimes appear lazy, but looks can be deceiving and there's usually more going on than it appears. The laziest thing that Scorpio does is ignore their social media and not post anything or comment. 

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SAGITTARIUS (November 22 - December 21)

Sagittarians will go and go until they're forced to be lazy. The laziest thing that Sagittarius does is sleep a lot, and while this may seem lazy, they probably didn't get much sleep leading up to the massive sleep day.

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CAPRICORN (December 22 - January 19)

Laziness isn't Capricorn's thing. They work hard and it's no surprise that many of them work too much. The laziest thing that Capricorn will do is binge-watch a series, but they tend to look at it as a task that must be completed. Capricorns aren't going to half-ass anything, even a series on Amazon.

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AQUARIUS (January 20 - February 18)

Aquarians can be lazy, and they can also be workaholics, it just depends on where they're at. They love to find time-saving apps, but that's not the laziest thing they do. They won't do simple programming like setting the clock on their coffee-maker.

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PISCES (February 19 - March 20)

Pisces are good at laziness, but they don't really see it as laziness per se; they see it as a time to daydream and think of ideas. The laziest thing they do is not decide on something for themselves and just follow what someone else is doing. "I'll just have what their having," a Pisces might say at a restaurant.

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Christine Schoenwald is a writer, performer, and astrology lover. She has written over 500 articles on the zodiac signs and how the stars influence us. She's had articles in The Los Angeles Times, Salon, Woman's Day, and is a contributing writer to Ravishly, I AM & CO, and YourTango. Check out her website, her Facebook writer's page, and her Instagram.