Thursday, August 31st: Mercury enters Leo – you need to express yourself and you really know how to promote your ideas. With Venus and Mercury in Leo at the same time, creativity is boosted. „Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it“ (Bruce Lee)

Wednesday, August 30th: Moon conjunct Saturn in Sagittarius – learn to make prudent decisions – calm you emotions, calculate risks and options! „Few things are brought to a successful issue by impetuous desire, but most by calm and prudent forethought“ (Thucydides)

Tuesday, August 29th: Moon in Sagittarius trine Venus in Leo – you need to stand up for your own opinion. „Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation“ (Oscar Wilde)

Monday, August 27th: Moon in Scorpio square Mars in Leo – don’t hurry! You need to practice patience. „Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished“ (Lao Tzu)

Sunday, August 27th: Jupiter in Libra sextile Saturn in Sagittarius – any collaboration begun today has the potential to become a great success. „Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much“ (Helen Keller)

Saturday, August 26th: Venus enters Leo – you become more creative and you see creative potential in others. You enjoy going to concerts, to the movies and to gallery openings. Venus in Leo makes you love luxury, too. „Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way“ (Edward de Bono)

Friday, August 25th: Saturn turns direct in Sagittarius – Saturn turned retrograde on April, 5th, inviting you to acquire knowledge and experience. Saturn moving direct in Sagittarius permits you to make major life decisions and to set long-term goals.

Thursday, August 24th: Venus in Cancer square Uranus in Aries – breaking rules isn’t always bad, but don’t exaggerate! „As a rule, I believe people shouldn’t follow rules; rules should follow people“ (Eric Micha’el Leventhal)

Wednesday, August 23rd: Mars in Leo trine Saturn in Sagittarius – you become more prudent and better organised. „Look and see which way the wind blows before you commit yourself“ (Aesop)

Tuesday, August 22nd: Sun enters Virgo – you focus on the little details of your life. This is a good month to get organized and to do detail work. „A man’s accomplishments in life are the cumulative effect of his attention to detail“ (John Foster Dulles)

Monday August, 21st: New Moon in Leo (Sun conjunct Moon in Leo) – today, it is important to affirm yourself and to develop leadership skills, like self-confidence, innovation, results-oriented approach. „The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant“ (Max DePree)

Sunday, August 20th: Mars in Leo sextile Jupiter in Libra – your partner can help you to reach your goals. „We all do better when we work together. Our differences do matter, but our common humanity matters more“ (Bill Clinton)

Saturday, August 19th: Moon conjunct Venus in Cancer – you easily adapt your behavioural style to others. „You are what you love, not what loves you“ (Charlie Kaufman)

Friday, August 18th: Moon in Cancer sextile Mercury in Virgo – it is a good time to improve your analytical skills. „The only people who see the whole picture are the ones who step outside the frame“ (Salman Rushdie)

Thursday, August 17th: Venus in Cancer square Jupiter in Libra – you are careless in attending to your responsibilities. „More matches are lost through carelessness at the beginning than any other cause“ (Harry Vardon)

Wednesday, August 16th: Moon in Gemini square Mercury in Virgo – today, it is very hard to deal with criticism. „How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct!“ (Benjamin Disraeli)

Tuesday, August 15th: Venus in Cancer opposite Pluto in Capricorn – you don’t really know what you want and what you like, so you are very hard to please, today. „In trying to please all, he had pleased none“ (Aesop)

Monday, August 14th: Moon in Taurus sextile Neptune in Pisces – you need to comfort yourself. „I have never known any distress that an hour’s reading did not relieve“ (Montesquieu)

Sunday, August 13th: Sun in Leo trine Saturn in Sagittarius – bring your creative passions to work! „Art, freedom and creativity will change society faster than politics“ (Victor Pinchuk)

Saturday, August 12th: Mercury turns retrograde in Virgo – you need to overcome perfectionism and to start working smart, not hard. Efficiency becomes very important. You also have to avoid becoming hypercritical. „Progress isn’t made by early risers. It’s made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something“. (Robert A. Heinlein)

Thursday, August 10th: Sun in Leo sextile Jupiter in Libra – today, we have great chances to choose the right partner. „The most empowering relationships are those in which each partner lifts the other to a higher possession of their own being“ (Pierre Teilhard de Chardin)

Wednesday, August 9th: Mercury in Virgo sextile Venus in Cancer – you find the best way to express your emotions. „It’s often just enough to be with someone. I don’t need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You’re not alone“ (Marilyn Monroe)

Tuesday, August 8th: Moon in Aquarius sextile Saturn in Sagittarius – friends become a significant part of your life. „A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you“ (Elbert Hubbard)

Monday, August 7th: Full Moon in Aquarius (Sun in Leo opposite Moon in Aquarius) – a day full of surprises and unconventional behavior. The only advice we can offer is to expect the unexpected. „Nearly all the best things that came to me in life have been unexpected, unplanned by me“ (Carl Sandburg)

Sunday, August 6th: Moon in Capricorn square Uranus in Aries – fear of the unknown is your greatest enemy, today. „The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown” (H.P. Lovecraft)

Saturday, August 5th: Moon conjunct Pluto in Capricorn – you can’t change yourself in a single day. But you can start today. „If you begin to understand what you are without trying to change it, then what you are undergoes a transformation“ (Jiddu Krishnamurti)

Friday, August 4th: Jupiter in Libra square Pluto in Capricorn – Jupiter in Libra brings harmony in relationships; while Pluto in Capricorn is about changing social status and about the way you understand power and security. This aspect creates tension between the planets and it may be hard to balance career and family. „Balance, peace, and joy are the fruit of a successful life. It starts with recognizing your talents and finding ways to serve others by using them“ (Thomas Kinkade)

Thursday, August 3rd: Moon conjunct Saturn in Sagittarius – we become more disciplined and organised. „For every minute spent organizing, an hour is earned“ (Benjamin Franklin)

Wednesday, August 2nd: Uranus turns retrograde in Aries – Uranus’ retrograde motion urges you to look ahead, not back. Breaking old habits is one of the main tasks, during this transit. „Most people don’t have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims“ (Carlos Santana)

Tuesday, August 1st: Moon in Sagittarius square Mercury in Virgo – stop being overly critical! „Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots“ (Frank A. Clark)

august 2017 daily planetary aspects