Horoscopes: Sept. 19, 2017


ARIES (March 21-April 19): Let past experience guide you. Making an impulsive decision will leave you scrambling. Concentrate on making personal changes that are geared toward self-improvement. Look inward instead of comparing yourself to others. Stop trying to do the impossible.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Use your voice to make a difference. Whether it's in a large forum or among friends and family, what you contribute will put you in a position to make improvements. Events including children or your partner are highlighted.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Nothing will be as it appears. Don't act out or make assumptions. Listen carefully and act thoughtfully. Kindness and spending time learning more about what others need will help you relate better. Gaining experience is in your best interest.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Think outside the box. It's OK to do things differently. Use your imagination and you will come up with a plan that incorporates what you are good at and what you enjoy doing. An optimistic attitude will help you excel.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): An honest day's work will bring you the most satisfaction. Put in the time and reap the rewards. Use discipline, intelligence and muscle to reach your objective. Those observing from the sidelines will recognize your talent and your accomplishments.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Protect your home, possessions and your reputation, and use common sense to put your plans in motion. Being impulsive is not advised, so think matters through and use your intelligence to do what's right.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Impulsive spending or overreacting to medical, legal or financial matters will set you back. Choose reason over emotions to help you reach your goals. If someone is aggressive or pushy, walk away. Choose your associates and your battles wisely.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Give-and-take should be a priority. Find out where your skills will be most helpful, and do your best to encourage others to do the same. Working alongside others will help you avoid taking on too much.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You'll be faced with a challenge. Look for the best way to handle a situation that can influence an important friendship. Allow everyone to voice his or her opinion and you will be granted the same in return.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Put pressure on anyone who isn't pulling his or her weight. Maintaining a sense of structure will be necessary in getting ahead. Contracts can be negotiated and signed. Don't take anyone's word; get what you want in writing.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): An opportunity to invest in something should be looked at carefully. Get a second opinion before you take a chance on something you know little about. You may desire change, but it's best to go with something familiar.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Your input will be appreciated. Show how innovative you can be. Taking a practical plan and giving it your own unique twist will bring you greater recognition. Following others will not feed the soul. Do your own thing.