Updated: October 19, 2012 6:02AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Jason Sudeikis, 37; James Marsden, 39; Jada Pinkett Smith, 41; James Gandolfini, 51.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take your time and don’t force issues. Ulterior motives are apparent. Ask questions and consider all your options before making a decision that will have a long-lasting influence. Focus on self-motivation. Love is highlighted. 3 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Listen to your peers and you will gain knowledge and a different perspective regarding the way you do things. You will gain strength and get respect if you tidy up clutter at home. 3 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Add a little creativity to whatever you do and you will excel. An imaginative approach to work or any challenge you face will give you an edge. Romantic opportunities are apparent. 3 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): Negativity will lead to loss. Don’t allow anyone to bring you down or add to your stress. Focus on impending responsibilities, not on what others want you to do. If you want to accomplish your goals, avoid being taken for granted. 2 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t sit at home all alone. Invite friends over or engage in activities that will get you out and about. You need a change of scenery or a little excitement to brighten your day. 4 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Impulse will lead to loss. Cut your cost before making changes or reversing a decision that you mistakenly made in the past. Give a detailed introduction to your plans. Listen to advice. 3 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Take advantage of an opportunity that will change or add excitement to your life. Interacting with people you find inspiring will help you come up with a suitable way to make your lifestyle more conducive to doing the things you enjoy most. 3 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Put more effort in at home. The more adaptable your place is for you to introduce a new project or lifestyle, the easier it will be for you to reach your goal. Don’t let an argument or frustration lead to poor health or injury. 3 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Do something that will make a difference to your community. Love is in the stars, and a change of attitude can brighten a relationship you value 3 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Confusion is likely to set in if you are too quick to make a decision or move that will be difficult to reverse. Focus on work and diversifying what you have to offer. 4 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You can make things happen if you take the initiative. Don’t let an emotional setback cause you to lose sight of your goals. Open up opportunities at home by making changes that will allow you to expand your interests. 2 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Concentrate on what you know you can achieve legally, financially or medically. Finish what you start and leave no room for criticism when working in unison with others. Take action and show your leadership abilities. 5 stars
IF SEPTEMBER 18 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You have the ideas, the fortitude and the wherewithal to make things happen. Be relentless; demand what you want or need to get ahead, but don’t overload your plate or embellish your ideas. Knowing exactly what you want will make it easier for you to avoid veering off track. Don’t let anger mislead you. Your numbers are 4, 13, 15, 26, 28, 33, 42.