Horoscopes Jan. 14, 2023: LL Cool J, use your skills
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Dave Grohl, 54; Jason Bateman, 54; LL Cool J, 55; Holland Taylor, 80.
Happy Birthday: Don’t compare yourself to others. Give your imagination a chance to explore. Sometimes taking the road less traveled helps to unravel roadblocks that have kept you from reaching your destination. Trust and believe in your ability to turn your ideas into vibrant alternatives to how you use your skills and earn your living. Think big, but take baby steps. Your numbers are 9, 14, 23, 25, 34, 42, 48.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don’t commit to something that isn’t a good fit. Concentrate on what motivates you to do your own thing. A change based on your attributes and likes will help build confidence. Let go of whatever is no longer working for you. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Move forward with trepidation when someone asks for help. Get the lowdown to avoid being associated with something that conflicts with your beliefs or long-term plans. Gather information, attend a seminar and use intelligence to get what you want. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You have the upper hand; don’t waste it contemplating your future. Fine-tune a skill you can use to increase your awareness and make a difference in your community. A financial gain looks promising. Invest wisely and ease stress. Romance will enhance your life. 5 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Confusion will occur if you do too much for too many. Take a step back and consider how you can be most effective before you get started. Unexpected monetary gain will help you acquire a collector’s item or pay to enrich your mind. 2 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You’ve got charisma and the momentum to excite a crowd and deliver what you promise. Refuse to let anyone who challenges you step into your spotlight. Be aggressive, speak your mind and give what you can offer. Celebrate with someone you love. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You’ll discover something that influences how you live and what you do to make a difference. Join forces with like-minded people, and broaden your awareness and your circle of friends. Mix business with pleasure, and something good will transpire. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Make how you look and feel your priority, and you’ll stop worrying about what others do or say. A change at home will be subject to ridicule if you go over budget. Pay attention to lowering overhead and saving for something important to you. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take a delay as a sign to focus on something that’s entertaining and sparks your imagination. A unique plan that secures your place in the pecking order and brings you one step closer to taking a victory lap will come to mind. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Step into the spotlight and make an energetic plea to others to pitch in and help a cause that concerns you. Your passion for making a difference will be infectious and excite others to pitch in and do their part. A proposal looks promising. 4 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Put everything in place and rest easy. A lifestyle that offers diversity and plenty of information to exercise your mind, body and soul will elevate your confidence and encourage others to gravitate to your side. Love yourself, and so will everyone else. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): A steady pace forward will get you exactly where you want to go. Make domestic changes that will suit your budget and encourage you to find an additional source of income. Use your imagination, and an opportunity will present itself. Romance is rising. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Watch your step. Don’t be fooled by what you see or hear. Find out what’s entailed before saying yes to something you’ve never done. Work quietly behind the scenes until you hone your skills enough to be a contender. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are inventive, questioning and controlling. You are courageous and competitive.
1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don’t rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you’ll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
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