Take control of your life. Pursue the ideals that mean the most to you. Following someone else's plans for your future will lead to resentment, regrets and dissatisfaction. Be gracious about accepting helpful offers, but when it comes to making a decision, do what's best for you.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- You must share your enthusiasm and creativity. Sitting meekly in a corner will not gain you the support and assistance necessary to see your dreams come true.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Don't sweep your problems under the rug. Apologize if necessary, but act immediately before the situation escalates. Stubbornness will be your downfall. Show compassion and make love, not war.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- You will feel more optimistic about the future if you open your mind to new ideas and inspirational suggestions. Once you have decided on your chosen path, nothing will hold you back.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Look after your needs first. Set aside money for your future before making contributions to someone else's cause. Learning to say no is in your best interest. Don't let anyone take advantage of you.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Keep your promises. If someone has made a commitment to you, it will be expected that you return the favor. Don't trifle with the emotions of others. Consideration will lead to respect.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Don't be too quick to believe what someone tells you. Someone's word isn't good enough. Get agreements or contracts in writing. Being too trusting will lead to a loss.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- It's time to pamper yourself and to play. Whether you decide to spend time at the beauty parlor, shopping center or a sporting event, do things that make you happy.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- An older or younger family member will need help. Your offer will encourage a greater sense of security for him or her, and satisfaction for you.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Consider traveling to an exotic location. Meeting people from different cultural backgrounds is a perfect way to expand your mind. Check out your local travel agency for inspiration.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- It's never too late to think about taking a new direction or diversifying your skill set. Network with others and research careers that inspire you.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- An unorthodox idea will point you in an exciting new direction. Don't wait for opportunity to come to you; seize the moment. Develop an inventive and original course of action.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Contracts and legal matters will prove profitable. A partnership or collaboration with a colleague looks inviting. If you are open to innovative moneymaking contributions, success will be yours.