Other traits said to characterize people born under the sun sign of Aquarius are friendliness, uniqueness and honesty. But you can also be a little unpredictable, argumentative and detached at times. Above all, people born under the sign of Aquarius are known to be charismatic. They are humorous and are known to be able to entertain other people, although sometimes with sarcasm and a sense of dry wit.
While some are more shy and patient than others, all know their minds and will stand their ground to defend their beliefs. Those born under the sign of Aquarius are said to be impartial, too. They will listen to different sides of an argument before making up their mind about an issue.
The sign of Aquarius is a sign of intelligence and creativity, even inventiveness. Some are even said to be psychic or have a strong sense of intuition about things. Possibly this is the reason for their detachment from the world at times, when it seems they are pondering what is happening around them. Those born under the sun sign of Aquarius often need time alone to pray, meditate or just think and contemplate the world.
This loner time may contribute to the fact that Aquarians, though known to be friendly, don’t make good friends very often. Sometimes this is because they are choosy about the friends they make. They must find something highly redeeming in a person before they will befriend them. But when they do, they are fiercely loyal to them and keep those friendships for life. That having been said, most Aquarians are a dedicated lot. When they have a project or purpose before them, they tackle it with gusto. They spend the time and energy necessary to get the job done and to get it done right, even if that comes with some self-sacrifice.
Those born under the sign of Aquarius are often attracted to those born under Aries, Gemini and Libra. Relationships with people born under Aries are good, because they are not needy people who will smother often-detached Aquarius. Aquarians are a great match for Geminis, too, as these matches often have a lot of fun and shared interests. Libras are almost as busy as you are, so this a good match, too.
Some famous Aquarians include: television and movie star Geena Davis, media mogul Oprah Winfrey, United States President Abraham Lincoln, evolutionist Charles Darwin, writer Charles Dickens, actor Clark Gable, French impressionist painter Edouard Manet, United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Galileo, actor George Burns, baseball hall-of-famer Jackie Robinson, legendary actor James Dean, movie star John Travolta, basketball great Michael Jordan, musical genius Mozart, early American painter Norman Rockwell, actor Paul Newman, United States President Ronald Reagan, lightbulb-inventor Thomas Edison, writer Toni Morrison, and hockey great Wayne Gretsky.