Think you've got what it takes to be a great friend? Are you the life of the party? A great listener when your friends are down? Learn the strengths of your horoscope sign and those of your best friend so you can improve your relationship and master the art of friendship!
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
Aries is the spark plug that creates lasting friendships. When you need to try something new or get out of your funky mood, call an Aries friend. Although never boring, watch out for their temper. Aries' best friendship asset: courage.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
Simple and sweet, a Taurus friend is great for a good meal or a reassuring visit to a favorite place in nature. Contact them after a crisis or when you just want to relax for a few hours. Taurus' best friendship asset: stability.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
If you're a social person, you'll love the Gemini friend. Though sometimes most comfortable in familiar surroundings, Gemini will go just about anywhere with a friend, especially if the environment is mentally or visually stimulating. Gemini's best friendship asset: light-hearted curiosity.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Loyal to the end, a Cancer friend will give you the shirt off their back. Loving, caring and great at creating cozy dinner parties, the Cancer friend sometimes expects dependency in return. The best Cancer friend will let their friends grow up. Cancer's best friendship asset: deep feeling.
Leo (July 23 - Aug 22)
Leo tends to romanticize everything and wants to be the center of attention. However, Leo can be a generous and creative friend when the Lion learns that other residents of the jungle have something more to offer than being Leo's audience. Leo's best friendship asset: warmth.
Virgo (Aug 23 - Sept 22)
The Virgo friend expresses caring feelings by doing tasks for others. So if you don't know how your Virgo friend feels, and you find your bookshelves organized, your garage cleaned or your car washed and detailed, you'll know your Virgo friend cares. Virgo's best friendship asset: truthful details.
Libra (Sept 23 - Oct 22)
Though Libra loves romance, the sign of the Scales is also about partnership and the balance required to maintain good friendships. The Libra friend loves harmony and will go out of his or her way to avoid ruffling a friend's feathers without good reason. Libra's best friendship asset: cooperation.
Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21)
Intense Scorpio doesn't totally understand friendship. Because Scorpio may have trust issues, sometimes the Scorpion will let jealousy or fear of betrayal get the best of a good friendship. However, once the Scorpion lets down his or her guard, it's loyalty all the way. Scorpio's best friendship asset: passionate commitment.
Sagittarius (Nov 22 - Dec 21)
As Sagittarians usually love the outdoors as well as higher education, exotic cultures and travel, you'll need to have high energy and an open mind to keep up with the Sagittarian friend. A clown when you're down, Sagittarius can nevertheless make you feel you never had problems to begin with. Sagittarius' best friendship asset: optimism.
Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19)
Capricorn makes a reliable and realistic friend to count on. Though you might need to lift the Goat out of blue moods from time to time, in return you'll find an ambitious friend who knows how to make the rules of society work to his or her advantage. Capricorn's best friendship asset: steering friends toward concrete goals.
Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18)
As the sign that rules friendship, you know how to see people not only as members of families or work teams, but as unique individuals capable of forming friendships with others. Aquarians can easily detach from emotional situations and do what's best for a friend, but need to be careful not to detach too far. Aquarius' best friendship asset: allowing friends the freedom to be themselves.
Pisces (Feb 19 - March 20)
The Pisces friend loves to share emotions and feels cheated when friendships remain superficial. Walking by a lake or body of water, watching movies or creating art make great activities to share with a Pisces friend. When present to a friend, nobody's more compassionate. Pisces' best friendship asset: being a good listener.
Learn more about yourself and your friends with a personal Friendship Compatibility Meter at Tarot.com.