April 23, 2024
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The twelve signs of the Zodiac have numerous classifications, including elements, masculine/feminine, and qualities. This section explains the zodiac qualities. There are three qualities that apply to the signs: Cardinal, Fixed, and Mutable. These qualities are also called Quadruplicities, and they have a significant effect on a person’s general outlook and attitude and indicate how they function in their daily life.

The qualities represent how a person with a certain sign interacts with their environment, how they respond to situations, and how they interact with other people. Every person plays a different role on a team, some are starters or initiators (Cardinal), some are the hard workers (Fixed), and some are the networkers (Mutable). Each quality has its defining features, strengths, and weaknesses that influence each of the zodiac signs.

Cardinal Energy

Cardinal energy takes the lead, marking the signs under its influence as pioneers and visionaries eager to kickstart activities. As embodiments of new beginnings, they inject fresh vitality into every situation. Swiftly moving with assertiveness, Cardinal signs grasp opportunities, facing obstacles more easily than others. Importantly, they thrive on having a clear direction, finding it challenging to cope with feelings of aimlessness or a lack of goals.

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Cardinal signs prioritize seeing their progress, demonstrating a straightforward and hands-on approach to achieving their goals. Consequently, it’s rare to encounter a Cardinal sign lacking motivation or dedication. They aspire to lead the pack, striving to stay ahead of the competition. However, their dynamic energy can sometimes be perceived by others as pushy or overbearing. Notably, the four Cardinal signs include Aries, Cancer, Libra, and Capricorn.

Visit our Cardinal signs page to learn more about how this quality expresses itself through each sign.

Fixed Energy

Fixed signs establish. These natives support the foundations of society. Indeed, they are the builders and the preservers. Fixed signs take the ideas initiated by the Cardinal signs and create something physical and substantial out of them. Their natures are reliable, persistent, and consistent. They have the patience to complete tasks until they come into full form. And so, the Fixed signs are: Taurus, Leo, Scorpio, and Aquarius. 

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Mutable Energy

Mutable energy adapts. They are the ones to change, refine, and adjust the projects initiated by the Cardinal signs and established by the Fixed signs. In fact, they go with the flow and use their energy to make ideas, projects, and services work with different circumstances and needs. Extraordinarily open-minded and flexible, these signs gather information, pay attention to the details, learn, and experiment. So, the Mutable signs are: Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius, and Pisces. 

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Visit our Mutable signs page to learn more about how this quality expresses itself through each sign.