Aries is the first sign of the zodiac. Aries people will have an adventurous spirit. If there is something new, they want to be the first to figure it out and if it provides a challenge, all the better! These individuals will be the first one to say yes to anything that holds their interest and enthusiasm.
Aries individuals are not afraid to rush into situations head first, and because of this, there is often a need to redo things. Mistakes can be made when they are always in a hurry. There is a desire to learn and an eagerness to push into new realms of activity. They are the explorers of life and life would be very boring if there was not a new adventure for them to dive into.
Arian individuals also make great entrepreneurs as they are usually not afraid of take chances and understand instinctively that sooner or later they will manifest their dreams. Very few of these individuals know fear and when dangerous situations occur, they would be the first to jump in and do the heroic acts. They are spontaneous and always on the go. Their energy seems boundless, and they are very driven individuals.
In arguments, they can be volcanoes and although the eruption can be abrupt, it usually does not last and they are quick to forgive their adversaries. They are just as quick to forget the incident ever happened. Their quick temper is probably one of their greatest downfalls and adjustments will have to be made to this reaction. Because of their sparky nature, they are not known for being very patient and are usually quick with a response. This can lead to remorse for words that may blurt out of their mouths and this is another aspect that needs some adjustment.
In most cases, they are well meaning people, although what they want is very important to them personally as well. They will, however, be the first to assist anyone who needs their help and in any situation that requires quick response. You can always depend on them. They are ready to jump in and give a hand, anytime anywhere.
Due to their somewhat aggressive personalities, any type of sports would be a great avenue of expression. Many are found in the martial arts or boxing and some become great athletes as most have strong powerful bodies. Some professions that would suit these individuals are the military, police services and the fire department. Many also have executive ability, but they would do best in a role as manager or a CEO type position within their own enterprise.
Aries people are self-promoters and somewhat indulgent in their own personal needs but they would not intentionally hurt others. They truly believe in themselves and stop at nothing to reach their goals in life. Although somewhat abrupt in their mannerisms, their intent is to make you aware of any potential problems, and they are quite willing to assist you as long as it does not take too much of their time.
If you were to form a relationship with an Aries individual, be ready for action as life will be filled with things to do and will be adventurous, almost to the extreme. You will not have many dull moments with an Aries friend, and they can teach you a thing or two about assertiveness and personal drive.
Aries rules the first house and is ruled by the planet Mars.
Bloodstone is the stone for Aries.
Other stones associated with Aries include Amethyst, Anyolite, Apache Tears, Aquamarine, Aventurine, Axinite, Bixbite, Bloodstone, Citrine, Crocoite, Datolite, Diamonds, Dravite aka Brown Tourmaline, Emerald, Fire Agate, Magnesite, Magnetite, Sardonyx, and Stellerite.
Topaz is the talismanic stone for Aries.