It is said that the leos are the most dominant, spontaneously creative and extrovert of all the zodiacs. In grandeur of manner, splendor of bearing and magnanimity of personality, they are the monarch's among humans as the lion is king of beasts. They are courageous, strong willed, positive, independent, self-confident there is no such a word as doubt in their vocabularies, and they are self-controlled. Born leaders, either in support of, or in revolt against, the status quo. They are at their most effective when in a position of command, their personal magnetism comes to play. They are uncomplicated, knowing exactly what they want and using all their energies, creativeness and resolution to get it, as well as being certain that they will get whatever they are after. They think and act bigger than others would normally dare. Their ability to go straight to the heart of any problem reassures those who depend on them. When they encounter setbacks, they thrive on the adversity. Leos hate doing things safely, ordinary, day to day living , small minded people and penny pinching.
Love is a massive attraction for the Leos, representing ultimate fulfillment. However, this can lead to being 'in love with love' , where upon they give love because they enjoy the gratitude and respect of the loved one. Leos don't like having to humble themselves for love. They are open, sincere, genuine and trusting. Outgoing, spontaneously warm hearted and plain spoken, Leos become more disillusioned than the average if let down by those they trust. They are not good judges of character. They are so attracted to the opposite sex that they find it hard to be constant. They are likely to have many love affairs for their love of pleasure and beauty is liable to drive them from one attractive partner to another. They are very much inclined to deceive. Their marriages may fail for the same reason, though they are sincere and generous to their lovers while love lasts.
In professional life they do well at any vocation at which there is room at the top. As politicians they are content with nothing less than a powerful position in government. In business they may be the chairman of their company's board, or at least directors or managers. They are excellent organizers and overseers, often laying the groundwork for new projects.
Their faults can be as large as their virtues! Leos can be one of the most unpleasant human beings imaginable, possessing extreme arrogance, autocratic pride, haughtiness, and excessive hastiness of temper. If they are jealously suspicious of their rivals, they will not hesitate to use tact, lies and trickery to discredit them. Self-centeredness, greed for flattery, boastfulness, snobbish superiority-any of these can be characteristic of Leo.
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