Scorpios are born between October 23rd and November 21st. The Scorpio personality is often misunderstood due to its intensity and tendency to be harsh. However, Scorpios are incredibly emotional and crave intimacy. They have a powerful presence and demanding personalities, and their penchant for mystery makes them one of the most exciting signs. Scorpios are intense and emotional people and are severe in everything they do. They're natural leaders and can be very serious; Scorpios are one of the most exciting signs because of their intensity. There are some key Scorpio characteristics to be aware of that make them stand apart.

The other two water signs, Pisces and Cancer, also experience the world primarily through their emotions and can match the intensity of Scorpio. Virgo loves trying to solve Scorpio's puzzle, and they also find that kind of long-term investment worthwhile.





Scorpios are traditional when it comes to relationships and prefer serious commitments. They give their love and loyalty in their relationships. Scorpios are notoriously controlling freaks, so in a platonic relationship, don't be surprised if they naturally try to take the reins. They are loyal and connect with people on a deep emotional. Honesty is critical with Scorpios, and you can be sure that a Scorpio will show up when you need them.


They won’t give up under pressure and work well in stressful environments that require a calm and steady hand. The best career choices for Scorpios are science and research of any kind, and they are excellent at being detectives, psychologists, and surgeons. Scorpios are disciplined enough to stick to the budget but enjoy living their life on the edge. They will work hard for their money and do everything in their power to be independent.


Scorpios are known for being tough-minded and biting, but they also have lots of positive qualities that make them great friends and successful people overall. Determination is one of the most well-known Scorpio characteristics. When a Scorpio wants something, they go for it and they don't hold back. There's not much that can stop a Scorpio once they have their mind set on something, and they have unmatched focus when they pursue a goal.


Scorpios need to be aware of some of their harsher qualities, and so do those who have Scorpios in their lives. Scorpios feel everything intensely, including jealousy. They are quick to be jealous since they think their determination and intelligence entitle them to get what they want. Scorpios never show their cards. They are honest, but they don't like to display any vulnerability, especially with people they're unsure about. They tend to keep their feelings to themselves.