Aquarius symbolizes the water bearer which also means the giver of life. It represents the free flow of unrestrained thoughts from the mind of the Aquarius. They believe in equality and always try to maintain a balance between the imaginative and practical life. They posses attractive and strong personality which draw people towards them but they are very choosy while developing friendship as they never like to interact with people whom they dislike.
All the Aquarians cannot be categorized in a single frame as there are two types of qualities which are basically found in them. Some of them are shy and introvert but gentle and patient while some are extrovert and exuberant. It is difficult to judge their nature as they hide it under the mask of frivolity. They use their reasoning while taking decisions this helps them to weigh the pros and cons of the situation and give unbiased verdict.
At the work place they are good leaders as they are ready to change their opinion if they find that the ideas of the other person is correct. They do not hesitate to accept their mistake as they do not believe in extending the arguments. They prove to be good bosses as they are frank, are ready to accept changes and thoughtful and concerned about the people who work in their group. Though they are idealistic they do not lose their grip on practicality which helps them to take sensible decisions.
Positive Characteristics of Aquarius
Aquarians are more inclined towards spiritualism and philosophy which develops the feeling of humanity and love towards mankind. This bent of mind combined with scientific research can bring about many changes for the welfare of mankind. They are intelligent and like to view things with clear logic without going into elaborate discussions about any matter.
They believe in unity and brotherhood and are always on the look out for ways and means that can prove to be helpful for mankind for this purpose they do not hesitate to sacrifice their own needs. They love nature and are always ready to absorb all kind of knowledge that nature provides to them. They have an artistic trait especially towards drama and also prove to be good scientists.
Being spiritual Aquarians like to retreat into seclusion in between their social work which helps them to rejuvenate their mind and body. Though they believe in helping mankind they do not make friends easily. High personal ideals sometimes cause disillusionment which they are not able to bear. They expect truth and frankness from others and cannot tolerate lies and cheating.
Negative Characteristics of Aquarius
Self esteem is very high which makes them very egoistic. This attitude brings aloofness in their nature and they are not able to develop intimate relationship easily. That is why they have a tendency to withdraw from society and live in seclusion. They can be short tempered and rude if they are continuously criticized.
They have no mercy for their enemies and to eliminate them they may even tend to forget their basic trait of being helpful to mankind. Their high handedness added with an attitude of having knowledge about everything that is there in this world becomes a major drawback as people are easily put off easily.