1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don't rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you'll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Alfonso Ribeiro, 52; Nancy Travis, 62; Bill Murray, 73; Stephen King, 76.
Birthday Baby: You are talkative, friendly and spontaneous. You are energetic and thorough.
Happy Birthday: Check your emotions at the door and refuse to let anyone get under your skin this year. You have plenty to gain if you focus on what matters and the goal you want to achieve. Be honest, regardless of what others suggest. Your word and reputation matter if you want to rise to the top. Embrace change for the right reason; something good will happen. Your numbers are 7, 15, 21, 28, 32, 43, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): A force play will help push you forward. Don't be reluctant to use your skills, knowledge and experience to get your way. Fear is the enemy; believe and trust in your ability to make yourself heard. Nurture a meaningful relationship and romance will follow. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don't make promises you can't keep or let temptation lead you astray. Use experience and intelligence as you decide your next move. Getting out with peers will give insight into who you can trust. Saying no to temptation will position you for success. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Choose to observe rather than react. Emotions will surface, dictating feelings that put you in an awkward position. Limit sharing personal information, and stick close to home and away from people eager to make you look or feel bad. Put yourself first. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Keep your emotions out of the workplace. Don't make promises you can't keep or let temptation lead you down a slippery slope. You've got plenty to offer if you use your skills creatively. Don't be afraid to take the road less traveled. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Be a good listener and offer thoughtful suggestions, not cash. Adjust your living conditions to make your life easier. Build a stronger connection with peers; doors will open. Keep your secrets and emotions to yourself. A positive attitude will attract more attention. 5 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): The moment of truth comes at a cost. Emotions are high, and someone will judge your actions. Think each step through and forge ahead with precision and detail. You've got this; all you must do is be yourself and do things your way. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don't be lazy; take the plunge and make things happen. Put your energy into rubbing elbows with people who can help you push your objective forward. The more you spread a positive attitude and charming picture of prospects, the more resilient you will become. 4 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You'll find it challenging to divide your time between work and play. Neglecting someone close to you will trigger an unexpected response. A heart-to-heart talk can help avoid an unnecessary implosion affecting your emotional well-being or lifestyle. Honesty is essential. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): What you do will impact the outcome of a sensitive situation better than what you say. Dedicate time to tidying up loose ends and honoring your promises to avoid looking bad or sending the wrong message. Avoid third-party interference. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): A change at home will be worth the cost involved. Don't argue over trivialities when compromise will help keep the peace and give you more leeway regarding something that truly matters to you. Choose your battles carefully and spare yourself grief. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Refuse to let what others do bother you. Don't feel obligated to tag along or change your plans. A positive attitude and engaging in something that interests you will turn out better than anticipated and connect you to someone of interest. Follow your heart. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Check your ego at the door and maintain your integrity. Be a good listener and observer, and recognize when someone makes false claims. Trust your instincts and question anyone playing emotional games. Put temptation aside and spare yourself debt and disappointment. 2 stars