ARIES (March 21-April 19). It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice. The one who stands too close, interrupts often and talks loudly needs forgiveness and understanding.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Make your life user-friendly. There are enough inconveniences in daily living as it is. Anything you can do to set yourself up for an easier experience will be a key element of your success.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). There are certain people in your life who really bring the fun. Those are the ones to honor now. Just reach out in that complimentary way you always do.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). Your exemplary behavior will contribute to the formality of a situation, masking your irreverent mental process. Friends will see the twinkle in your eye.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Hurt feelings are a big deal now, and they'll take a long time to mend. So why risk it? Nothing is worth arguing over. When you don't agree with a loved one, get up and take a walk.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). When in doubt, always give your friend the best stuff, go the extra mile for your loved one and put in more time than needed. Enjoy the regret-free zone.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). Complicated isn't cool. Bigger isn't better. More violent isn't more effective. Moving in the direction of simplicity, humility and modesty takes courage, and it will be richly rewarded.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). The omens suggest that in this day, you will be unconcerned with anything other than getting the job done. Your dedication and singular focus will effect change and inspire those around you.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Maybe there won't be time to do all of the fabulous fun ideas you're thinking about, but you'll accomplish what must be done and a few extras to make the day fantastically productive.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). You are in the mood to go all out for the people you love, and they're in the mood to take everything you have to give with deep appreciation.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). When you blow up a person's phone, the person will be very happy. You bring good news, fun, affection. Your communication is 100 percent sweetness.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). If it doesn't work out, it's not something to be ashamed of. Take it in stride. Accept life's process. You're learning, and so are they. Keep your attitude upbeat and eventually you'll get the result you're looking for.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Dec. 18). You'll love how family makes you proud in 2017. Helping someone hone a talent will ultimately give you the chance to refine your gifts, too. Groups will be a specialty of yours in February. You'll be a leader, but you'll be leading from the middle. The investment you make in March will pay you double in September. Taurus and Cancer adore you. Lucky numbers: 3, 29, 31, 24, 17.