Mentally, they are keen-witted and practical more often than intellectual, but apt to become fixed in
their opinions through their preference for following accepted and reliable patterns of experience.
Their character is generally dependable, steadfast, prudent, just, firm and unshaken in the face of
difficulties. Their vices arise from their virtues, going to extremes on occasion,such as sometimes
being too slavish to the conventions they admire.
They are faithful and generous friends with a great capacity for affection, but rarely make friends with
anyone outside their social rank, to which they are ordinarily excessively faithful. In the main, they are
gentle, even tempered, good natured, modest and slow to anger, disliking quarreling and avoiding
ill-feeling. If they are provoked, however, they can explode into violent outbursts of ferocious anger
in which they seem to lose all self-control. Equally unexpected are their occasional sallies into humor
and exhibitions of fun.
Ultimately the Taurean needs to discover their truest, deepest and highest values. When they know
what is truly valuable, they are no longer chained to people and to things that have to do with lesser
values. The greatest indication of value to a Taurean is beauty, which cannot be owned, only
Taurus governs the throat and neck and its subjects need to beware throat infections, goiter and
respiratory ailments such as asthma. They are said to be at risk of diseases of the genitals, womb,
liver and kidneys, and of abscesses and rheumatism. Because their body type has an inclination to
physical laziness, Taureans can be overweight.
Your stone: Emerald
Your planet: Venus
Your sign is Feminine (negative)*
Yours is also Fixed*
Your element: Earth*
Your color: Pink
*Here is a brief description for these terms:
A masculine sign is one that is spontaneous and self-expressive, while a feminine sign is withdrawn and passive.
A cardinal sign is said to be initiative, a fixed sign to have steadfastness, and a mutable sign to have adaptability.
A fire sign is said to be lively and aggressive; an air sign is lively in mind and fluent in expression; an earth sign is matter-of-fact and controlled, while the water signs are sensitive and intuitive.
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