Take the path of least resistance. If you argue, you will end up in a stalemate. Focus on what you can do, not on the impossible. Following a straight line between the starting point and the finish line will serve you well. Quiet, steady progress should be a priority.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Pick your battles carefully. You have plenty to gain if you are steadfast, industrious and to the point. Keep idle chatter to a minimum and focus on your objective.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Lessons from the past will help you recognize the possibilities heading your way. Spend time with the people you love and care about most. Romance is highlighted.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Watch what others are doing. If you are aware of what’s going on around you, it will be easier to deter others from manipulating or taking advantage of you.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Home and family should be your priorities. How you use your time will affect the way someone treats you. Don’t take on responsibilities that don’t belong to you.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Channel your energy into something constructive to improve your chances to advance. Consider your options and choose the one that is most reliable and affordable.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Your intuition won’t let you down. Follow your heart when dealing with loved ones. Use discipline to offset excessive behavior. Romance will improve your life.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Make choices and stick to your plans. You are best off being secretive until you feel satisfied with what you have accomplished. Don’t let criticism discourage you.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- You don’t have to spend money or overdo it to have a good time. Hang out with people who stimulate you intellectually and those who encourage you to be and do your best.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Consider how to best use your skills and experience to combat someone interfering in your affairs. Stay in control, and don’t share personal information.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Get ready to make your move. Take advantage of an opportunity that will increase your earning power. Don’t rely on someone else to do things for you. Take charge and finish what you start.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Take the initiative to improve your surroundings. Get involved in activities or joint ventures that can offer equality and high returns for everyone involved. Be wary of anyone making unrealistic promises.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- When in doubt, ask questions and be honest. If you let a situation escalate, someone will goad you into an emotional argument. Stick to the truth, gather facts and be patient.