Capricorns are the most self-disciplined people you would ever encounter. They are serious, determined and mature. They deal with adversities head on. When the going gets rough, expect the Capricorn to get going. Capricorns work hard at achieving their dreams. In their careers, they often end up in positions of prominence, earning the respect of others rather than simply asking for it.
Most Capricorns deliver their promises and stand by their obligations. They seldom stand people up or waste their time compared to people of other signs.They expect the same from others. They have low regard for people who are unreliable.
Very Civil and Funny
Capricorns have a great sense of humour that tends to be warped and sardonic. When provoked, this humour can become sarcastic and cruel, but most often they are inclined to be diplomatic, preferring to stay away from unnecessary conflict.
Capricorns are sticklers to tradition. They are afraid to try anything new because they feel more comfortable with has been proven reliable over time. They do not trust so easily and they hardly show their emotion. They are very much self-conscious and have this deep fear of being shamed in public. This is the reason they try very hard not to court attention to themselves. When they are down and weary, others rarely notice.
Capricorns keep their problems to themselves. They would chose to suffer in silence rather than tell people of their predicament. They find it difficult to open up to other people and so have have a hard time establishing deep relationships but when they do, they tend to be very loyal, reliable and trustworthy friends. Capricorns have excellent memories, both for those from whom they owe favors and those who have harmed them. Being honourable by nature, they always return good for good, and some will repay a bad deed with vengeance.
Prone to Anxiety and Depression
Capricorns often suffer from low self-esteem because they tend to be very difficult on themselves. This tendency toward negativity can become turn to depression if they’re not careful. They need to be more easy with themselves and not expect perfection all the time. Capricorns are also prone to anxiety, and this combined with a tendency toward cleanliness can in some cases manifest as a germ phobia
Wise With Money
Capricorns make wise investments and are pretty good at earning money from various sources. Unless the ascendant falls in a more careless sign, they maintain a balanced budget, save money and continue to invest wisely. They don’t feel secured until they’ve earned more money than they can afford to spend and have lots of possessions. Capricorns love fine things in life, and they are good at securing assets that are likely to increase in value. However, taken to the extreme, practicality with money can tip over into self-deprivation and miserliness.
Rational and Intellectual
Capricorns are very logical and intellectual, which can make them appear detached or even cold because they conceal their emotions so well for fear of being vulnerable. They are actually quite sensitive with those they care about, though they can be ruthless in business and when going after what they want. Their perfectionist natures can lead to obsessive-compulsive behaviours if they’re not careful. These tendencies, combined with the Capricorn work ethic, make Capricorns excellent business partners and providers unless the ascendant is in a less reliable sign.
Capricorns usually stay in healthy shape because most have a strong need for exercise, and they are not inclined to overindulge. Many are engaged in sports such as tennis, soccer or basketball. Regular exercise helps keeps off the negative feelings that tend to afflict this sign. Most Capricorns have an established fitness routine, or else they watch their diets. They tend to be on the slim side to begin with and are less likely to become obese or unfit than those of other signs, though having a more decadent ascendant can override these healthy tendencies to some degree.
Rewards Reaped later
Most Capricorns get more than their fair share of hardhsips in their lives, but the most of this hard karma tends to occur in the first half of life, as if the Capricorns are in a hurry to get it all over with at once so that they can move on to greater times in the second half. In keeping with this trend, Capricorns tend to age in reverse, looking younger than their biological age as they grow older and becoming more youthful and laid back when they reach middle age and beyond.
They are the old souls of the zodiac, they Capricorns. When they are young, they seem older and more mature than their contemporaries. Most view children their own age as immature and seek out older companions who are more on their level.
Capricorn children are usually good at entertaining themselves and not bothering others. Some Capricorns get picked on in school because they earn good grades or they are shy and withdrawn. Those with the ascendant or moon in a fire or air sign tend to be more extroverted.
Capricorns are usually very active and have little tolerance for slobs. They tend to engage in productive activities in their spare time and most have many hobbies. You do not expect Capricorns to sit around in front of the TV unless they can engage in something useful while they’re watching or the program is educational or informative. They like to be busy and usefully occupied. Many Capricorns have musical talents, but most are too practical to do this as more than a sideline or a hobby.