Persistence and endurance will help you reach your goals and set a standard for the second half of the decade. Resist the temptation to try to rush your plans. Slow, steady progress will bring the results you are seeking. Be patient and carefully plan each and every move you make.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- You are on the right path, so don't let criticism or disparaging comments upset you. Your success will be enough to silence your critics and give you the edge you need.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Personal and business associates will be impressed with your knowledge and charisma. Beneficial changes lie ahead. A new partnership looks promising. End your day with a little relaxation or romance.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- You will receive helpful advice from an elderly friend or relative. A partnership needs adjustment if you want to strengthen your bond before the end of the year.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- A lot of issues can be resolved. Let your thoughts be known, and don't hesitate to make a move. People will gravitate to you once your intentions are clear.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- You are dynamic and fun-loving, and you will attract favorable attention if you attend an event. Someone you meet will play an important role in your plans for the coming year.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Family members will be hard to deal with. This is a great time to get together with friends or colleagues. Socialize and have some fun, and mix business with pleasure to get ahead.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Stimulate your senses. Try something you have been dreaming about or visit someplace that intrigues you. The new perspective you get from doing something different will be enlightening.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Let everyone know what you have to offer. Your co-workers will be impressed with your suggestions to improve the workplace. Socializing with your peers will bring great results.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- It's a good time to make travel arrangements. The destination is not as important as who you will be spending time with. Strengthen a central relationship by nurturing it and making positive plans for the future.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Take the word "failure" out of your vocabulary. Focus on what you want, take charge, reach your destination and ring in the new year on a high note.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Include loved ones in your plans. Someone will use emotional blackmail to get you to do something. Say what's on your mind and don't let anyone impede your progress.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Difficulties while traveling will prove stressful. Confiding in a close friend will help you find a solution to a relationship problem. Remain calm and don't fight the inevitable.