Taurus Personality – Positive & Negative Traits
Taurus is the second sign of the zodiac. It’s an earthy sign with Its symbol as the Bull. Taurus has a strong willpower with a stubborn attitude. They are practical people and know how to control emotions. Emotions cannot overpower them in any situations. They have the ability to separate the emotions with the reality. Generally, they will be very serious in life. They plan the life very well and try to stick to the plan in every situation.
The symbol for Taurus is the Bull. A bull is fierce and tough when it is provoked. Till then it is calm and peaceful. Similarly, Taurus people are calm and composed. However, if they are being provoked, then the story will be different. If you stimulate or encourage Taurus people in a positive way, they can be greatest assets. However, if you provoke them in a negative manner, they can become uncontrollable and become unpredictable. In a way, they are the slaves of the senses. However, if they try consciously they can make all the senses (touch, sight, taste, sound, and smell) their best friends.
They are intelligent and possessed with good memory power. They set high goals for themselves and are determined to achieve them. They don’t dominate others and do not want to get dominated by others as well. Primarily they are lazy and sluggish. But if they get some external stimulus, they become hyperactive. If they get that inducement, they become determined and adamant. Therefore, the family plays a very important role in their life.
Since Taurus is ruled by Venus and Moon gets exalted in this sign, they will have a pleasant voice. They can mesmerize with their facial expressions as well as with sweet talk. They can utilize these qualities in singing, acting, voice-over artist, journalism, anchoring etc.
Security will be the top priority for Taurus. They strive to create a secure and stable environment for themselves and their family. They try to accumulate worldly possessions as much as they can. They constantly fear the insecurities about family, loved ones, money, material possessions etc. Therefore, they would not take many risks in life. Their first priority is always establishing a solid ground for them and loved ones. But once they get established, then they play around. Hence initially they will be seen as dull, boring and stingy.
Positive Side of Taurus
They are trustworthy and very reliable. We can count on them in thick & thin. They are also very firm and consistent in their beliefs and approach. Once they stick to their beliefs, they cannot be easily altered. They are down to earth yet realistic ones. Patience is their strength. Determination coupled with patience is boon for them.
Negative side of Taurus
They are very materialistic in nature. Sometimes they run behind so much on security and acquiring material comforts, that they forget enjoying the present. In this process, they create an uncomfortable environment for the family. They may become very lazy and lethargic. They don’t accept change very easily. Their stubbornness and lack of adapting to the change behavior can stagnate their lives. Another negative trait is possessiveness with family members.