CHILDREN OF LEO
July 23rd to August 24th
sign Leo is ruled by
the life-giving Sun,
and it is called the royal sign of the Zodiac; therefore it
confers upon the children which are born under its influence
a noble, ambitious and aspiring nature. They are of the Master
breed and make good leaders but poor followers.
Being of a noble and lofty character themselves they scorn
mean and sordid things nor will they stoop to do a low act
even under great provocation or the strong urge of self-interest.
love nature is very strong and ardent. No inconvenience or
sacrifice is too great to serve those they love. They are
loyal and true friends through thick and thin.
is a fixed sign and gives its children considerable will power,
so that they are usually able to win their way to the top
despite all handicaps and obstacles. They are very fixed in
their opinions and if they espouse any cause they will usually
stay by it and work for it in a most enthusiastic manner.
never do anything half-heartedly, for Leo being a fiery sign
endows them with power, vitality and enthusiasm.
Leo also gives it children a good memory.
foregoing tendencies are indicated when the Sun is fairly
well aspected in the horoscope; but if it is afflicted by
Mars, or any of the malefics,
the nature is changed, so that the person becomes bombastic,
blustering and domineering, one not to be trusted in any department
of life, and an unfaithful, amorous husband or wife, or a
disloyal friend, one who will not hesitate to stoop to any
is then just as bad as the Leo with the well aspected Sun
is good, this on the principle that the brightest light always
casts the deepest shadow. The principal fault of the Leos
is a quick temper, but they do not hold spite, and when shown
to have been wrong they are always ready to apologize and
make amends. They are magnanimous, even to their bitterest