ARIES (March 21-April 19). Knowledge is the bread of life, and taking action is the meaty part of the sandwich. But constant action will be the difference. You can't live off one sandwich.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). The change you desire is coming, though not immediately. Don't worry about the schedule. Create momentum toward the goodness of life.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Don't let the obstacles get in the way of what you want. If you can't figure out how to conquer or control them, ignore.

Eventually, the troubles will fall away.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). Water transports nutrients and chemical messages to the vital organs.

Stay happy. Stay hydrated.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Don't be afraid to try new things. Whatever you get into today, there will be a way out. It may be about going back. It may be about climbing up.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). To be alive is different from feeling alive. You notice the difference particularly when you're around a certain person. There's nothing quite like it.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You didn't get yourself into this position, but you're still the one who has to get yourself out of it. Buddha said: "No one saves us but ourselves. We ourselves must walk the path."

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). It turns out that the small things that make life great - enjoying the sun, breathing fresh, sweet air, a gentle touch - are not such small things after all. Just ask anyone who can't do them.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Dare to leave your safety zone at least once a day. It doesn't have to be a big gesture. Just enough to trigger your fear will do. Success sequence: Trigger your fear; overcome; repeat.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). When the pressure builds and you start feeling anxious - some days, that would be a sign to press on through. Not this time. Take a break!

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). People experience their own state of mind for their own reasons. You may be caught in the emotional weather of this, but don't take it personally.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Here's a way to avoid worrying about where to take a relationship next. At some point in your interaction, lay down the groundwork for your next interaction. Envision it, and act on that picture.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (March 18). Life's process is working. You are steadily growing into who you want to be. The victory in May will be hard-won (and that's the only kind worth anything). In August, you've an opportunity to turn a potential misfortune into a future fortune. Someone special helps you further develop your talent in September. Aries and Virgo adore you. Lucky numbers: 4, 14, 7, 39 and 45.