Capricorn Information for January 9

You should embrace: Spiritual values, initiative, ethics

You should avoid: Hypocrisy, extravagance, dishonesty

Capricorns born on January 9 are complicated people who may seem to be at war with themselves. Brilliant and philosophical, they strive for perfection. Sometimes they achieve it. They are tireless workers who will sacrifice a great deal to prove their worth to others -- and themselves.

Friends and Lovers

People born on this date are shy and look to close friends for the intimacy they may be unable to share with a spouse or other loved ones. Once they meet the person of their dreams, they are happy to settle down. Only the ability to open themselves emotionally can result in a bonding of souls.

Children and Family

January 9 natives are often troubled by conflicts about values they were taught as a child. Learning who they are independent of their upbringing can be their most valuable lesson. As parents, they are tender and involved. They try to shield their children from harsh realities and support their efforts to be independent.

Health

January 9 individuals experience the consequences of emotions on their health. Learning to deal with stress is important for them. They need to integrate the material and spiritual sides of their nature to feel healthy and energetic.

Career and Finances

January 9 individuals have a driving need to succeed in their field. Unusually hard-working, they often are content to sacrifice personal happiness to achieve career desires. Although they have a good head for financial matters, they are not interested in the day-to-day aspects of making money.

Dreams and Goals

People born today want to achieve power. They may experience feelings of personal insecurity, which can only be assuaged by worldly success. Despite their private nature, they need to attract public notice. When they transcend shyness, they may experience their most ambitious and satisfying successes.

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