Sign of the Goat
THE GOAT PERSONALITY:
This is the most feminine sign of the Chinese Zodiac. This sign is the
Good Samaritan of the cycle and is timid, virtuous, sincere and easily
moved. In most cases, he or she has an artistic and creative spirit and is
famous for his or her goodness and compassion.
Those born in the Year of the
Goat know how to forgive easily and are understanding when others err. They
hate rigorous plans, excessive discipline or criticism. They love children
and animals, feel close to Nature and are affectionate towards their family.
Their maternal instinct tends to suffocate others. Prone to mood swings, they
find it impossible to work under pressure or be objective. Seemingly modest
and calm, those born in the Year of the Goat, hide their inner feelings when
threatened. They react passionately although they hate fighting. If dragged
into an argument, they prefer to sulk rather than openly say what is bothering
Being silent and moody is usually more effective than a rage of anger. They often have been spoiled as children. The Chinese feel that those born in the Year of the Goat are lucky thanks to their pure and good heart. They use their time and money helping others
so when you don't know where to turn to or run out of money, you can be
sure a Goat won't let you down. Those born in the Year of the Goat will
always have the three most important things in life: food, shelter and
clothes. Wherever they go, they'll meet people who'll help them. They
usually have a happy marriage and are loved by their partner and in-laws.
People say that a Goat born in winter will have a difficult existence
as there's no grass at that time and that's when Goats are slaughtered.
The Chinese sign Goat according to its Element
Metal strengthens this sign's artistic tastes and inspires him or her to seek beauty in every form. The Goat's house is a masterpiece of decoration and furnishing and he or she finds solace in harmony and balance in everyday life. Only loved ones are part of his or her social life. Under the calm and considerate exterior, instable emotions are hidden. The Goat should grant more freedom to those in his or her midst.
The Goat is surrounded by people who aspire to cuddle or spoil him or her; if the Goat needs help, he or she can easily assemble a real army. Well-liked, the Goat looks for people on whom he or she can count. This sign fears change and has no interest in exploring the unknown.
A thoughtful and affable individual, with nonchalant ways, the Goat is zealous towards others. This sign is sentimental and makes an effort to please. He or she has a constant and generous character, with high moral principles. The Goat has maternal tendencies towards others and is affectionate towards loved ones. His or her good actions and compassion do not go unnoticed. As the Goat often helps others, he or she will always have money when necessary, receiving financial help or an inheritance.
This sign is courageous and, when following his or her intuition, takes initiative. The Goat knows how to highlight his or her strengths and alleviate weaknesses. Very energetic and aggressive, this sign nevertheless has grace and charm.
The Goat is optimistic and self-confident. Despite his or her strong attachment to domestic and family life, the Goat tries to maintain a certain level of independence. Earth makes the sign conservative and prudent although he/she will find it hard to deny himself/herself something. What seem like luxuries to others are mere necessities to this sign. As much as he or she loves having fun, the Goat is willing to work hard. The sign takes responsibility seriously and does everything possible to help friends. Rarely does the Goat turn his or her back on someone in need.