John Keating from Dead Poets Society says, “Poetry, beauty, romance, love; these are what we stay alive for.” That’s what Venus is thinking too, right about now.
The planet Venus can give us powerful insights into our personal pleasures as well as the ways we attract romantic relationships and how we receive love. It also represents how we spend our money, such as the type of gifts we buy and our tastes in art.
So if you’re interested in learning more about the kind of lover you are (Be honest — you’re at least a little intrigued), here’s a quick overview of Venus in the signs.
Venus in Aries
Adventure is the name of the game for Venus in Aries. They love investing in pursuits that offer spontaneity and excitement. In relationships, they are straightforward, charming and outgoing.
Venus in Taurus
The ideal date for a person with Venus in Taurus probably involves food and lots of cuddles. They may have expensive tastes and be a little too possessive in love at times, but you’d be hard-pressed to find someone with more capacity for loyalty and affection.
Venus in Gemini
Gemini people find pleasure in almost anything that stimulates their curiosity or intellect — and that can easily change from time to time. These individuals love stimulating conversation, and if you ever catch yourself in a relationship with one, they’ll probably enjoy dazzling you with their wicked smarts.
Venus in Cancer
Venus in Cancer is romantic, sentimental and committed. They show affection by nurturing and caring for their partners, and they’re most likely to spend money on loved ones. A relationship with this person is sure to be a rollercoaster of emotions.
Venus in Leo
Venus in Leo is very extra. They like giving big gifts, showing off and being loved. In romantic affairs, they thrive on your satisfaction and adoration. And yes, they take love very seriously.
Venus in Virgo
Venus in Virgo isn’t quick to fall in love. When it comes to money and romance, these people tend to be cautious and practical. They can be their own worst critics — and everyone else’s, in some cases. But once they’re in a serious relationship, you can be sure they’ll always look out for their partner.
Venus in Libra
If there’s anybody who loves to appreciate the finer things in life, it’s Venus in Libra. These are charming, tender lovers who seek out traditional romance — from candlelit dinners and luxurious gifts to long walks in the sunset.
Venus in Scorpio
No one else loves quite a like a Venus in Scorpio. They’re intensely passionate and devoted lovers, but they also have a possessive streak and a tendency to hold a grudge. The good news is that a relationship with this individual is rarely boring.
Venus in Sagittarius
Venus in Sagittarius is the type of person who enters romances and spends money on activities that feed their adventurous spirit. They don’t like to feel trapped or tied down, so they’d usually much rather invest their time in a fun experience than settle into a committed relationship.
Venus in Capricorn
Sometimes Venus in Capricorn can be mistaken as too cold and detached for love, but actually, they just like to play things the safe and responsible way. Whether it comes to matters of finances or the heart, they want to know that the benefits will be worthwhile before they jump in. Once they commit, they loyal are trustworthy lovers.
Venus in Aquarius
Venus in Aquarius is one of the most generous, kindest individuals you’ll find in love, but they’re not as touchy-feely as some of the other signs. They like their space and independence, and they’re happiest in relationships that are free of drama.
Venus in Pisces
Venus in Pisces is someone who feels emotions deeply and finds pleasure in creative pursuits. This person has both a big heart and an open mind — and most importantly, they just love loving and being loved.
No relationship is perfect, but each person has their own set of strengths and challenges when it comes to love. Having a better understanding of Venus in the signs can provide a better look into your romantic life and personal artistic streak. Whether you realize it or not, these factors can relate closely to your personality and choices. Love makes the world go ‘round, am I right?
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