The sign Cancer is the fourth sign of the Zodiac and is associated with the Cancer constellation.
Of all the signs of the Zodiac, Cancer is the sign with a more intense maternal instinct. The natives of the zodiac sign Cancer have a sweet, romantic and sensitive personality, and tend to keep memories and mementos. They are very close to their family and closest friends.
Cancer prefers a more homely experience, and care enough for the financial life and their well-being. Their intelligence and natural insight are very useful in this sense because they like to save and be prepared for the worst scenarios. They are known for their excellent memory and intuition.
The natives of the Cancer sign possess a rushed emotional intelligence and know how to read other people, even before establishing a dialogue. They know how to read the environment in which they find themselves, which also contributes to some selfishness because their first instinct is to protect themselves.
It is precisely because of this sensitivity to everything that happens, that the native of the Cancer zodiac sign has such frequent and notorious mood swings. It can also reveal some lack and dependence of the people who are closest to them.
The sign Cancer has another notorious and important feature in the Zodiac: its loyalty.
Cancer in love
The loyalty of the Cancer sign is clearly visible in the field of love. Their natural instinct is to have children, and that is why marriage is so important. The natives have a natural sensuality, which they’ll show to their companions when they feel 100% comfortable.
They like to be well treated and when they feel threatened or insulted, they stop trusting. The native of Cancer needs to be number 1 in the life of his/her companions. If the world is promised to them, they will pay back in the same measure.
The native of Cancer gives himself of heart and soul and feels an enormous need to be loved, protected and caressed.
- Signs more compatible with Cancer: Scorpio, Taurus, Pisces
Cancer at work
In professional life, the native of the zodiac sign Cancer has some difficulty in assuming responsibilities. They do not like confrontations, nor risk-taking, and prefer professional situations in which they can have time for what is most important: family and personal life.
Although ambition is not a typical feature of this sign, they have intelligence and imagination above average. The natives are usually gifted for the arts or for a job that involves taking care of other people.
Celebrities of the Cancer Sign:
- Lady Diana Spencer (Princess Diana), was born on July 1, 1961, and was noted for her humanitarian work. She was married to Prince Charles of England, receiving the title of Princess of the People.
- Nelson Mandela was born on July 18, 1918. The South African leader and activist was known for the struggle against Apartheid. He was a determined and passionate person.
- Meryl Streep was born on June 22. The American actress is considered to be the best of her generation. Her 21 nominations to the Oscars, and 3 awards stand out.