Water Goat Years: 1943, 2003, 2063
Active Element: Water
Associated Sun Sign: Cancer
The Water Goat is a very popular person and has the ability to make new friends extremely easy. The Water Goat is very good at spotting new opportunities but does not always have the confidence to pursue them but would really benefit in going for it. The Water Goat is very security conscious and will always have very high security in their work and home. The Water Goat does not take kindly to change. They have a great sense of humour and are usually great with children.
The Goat is an imaginative and creative person with a love for the finer things in life. They are easy going and prefer to live in a relaxed and calm environment. They do not like to stick to a routine or timetable. They like to take their time doing things and do not like to rush as they are perfectionists and will give 110 percent on anything they do. The goat usually prefers to work with large groups rather than on their own. They like to have the support of colleagues as they can get a bit nervous if they are left to do something by themselves. They will try to leave major decisions to others whenever possible although they will put their point across if they feel strongly about something.
The Goat has a very persuasive nature and often uses their charm to get what they want out of life. They can hide their feelings quite a bit and would benefit from letting them out from time to time. The Goat has quite a reserved nature but when they around company that they are comfortable with and trust they become a lot more talkative and confident.
The Goat is probably the most artistic of all the twelve animals with a big passion for theatre, literature, music or art. They are natural creators and are rarely happier than when they are occupied in an artistic pursuit. As well as having a passion for art they can also be quite religious people and often have a deep interest in nature, animals and the countryside. The Goat will hardly ever have financial problems as long as they do not spend all their money on needless gadgets and gizmos. Goats usually leave home when they are young but will always have a strong relationship with their parents. They don’t have the tidiest house but they know where everything is and it will always be free of dust and dirt.
Affairs of the heart are particularly important to the Goat and they will often have many romances before they finally settle down. Goats prefer to live in a secure and stable environment. They get along best with Tigers, Horses, Monkeys, Pigs and Rabbits. They can also have a good relationship with Dragons, Snakes, Roosters and other Goats, but may find the Dog a bit too serious for their liking and will not care for the Rats thrifty ways.
Water Goat Chinese Zodiac
People born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat are very supportive friends. Goat people are naturally empathetic, and are always willing to lend an ear when a friend or acquaintance is troubled. The Chinese horoscope says that Goats are nurturers, and they devote themselves to the well-being of friends and family members. Because of these tendencies, Goats have many friends.
People born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat are not independent creatures. These people foster a strong sense of interdependence with others. While Goats provide unwavering emotional support, they often need financial support from their spouses. Goats dislike working on other people’s schedules, and don’t always follow directions well. For this reason, they dislike regular jobs and often have trouble keeping them. A Goat makes a wonderful stay at home mother or father, because he or she is more about nurturing than earning money.
Although Goats usually dislike working for others, they do still enjoy producing things of value. According to the Chinese horoscope, Goats are very creative, and usually have great artistic talents. A Goat person may be a fantastic painter, a writer, a sculptor, a musician, or a modern artist. Goat people like to have time to work on their projects when inspiration strikes them because they are not good at "forcing" their talents.
Most Goats make great interior decorators, according to the Chinese Zodiac. The inside of a Goat’s home is likely to be quite put together, in soothing colors and delicate fabrics. Goats do enjoy being surrounded by creature comforts, and have a tendency to spend too much money on items that aren’t truly necessary. If you are married to a Goat, you will probably have to set down some definite guidelines on budgeting in order to make sure the household has enough money.
Goats who are influenced by the Element of Water are good at going with the flow. According to the Chinese Zodiac, Water Goats like to put down roots in one place, and settle into a nice routine. Water Goats may not be eager to make changes in their lives because they are willing to take things as they come. People born as Water Goats in the Chinese horoscope are very easy to get along with, because they do not make many demands on their friends, family, or spouses.
Water Goats can be a little resentful if they don’t get their way, but it never lasts long, because they know how to shrug and move on. These people are able to deal with change better than other Goats, but they still need the help and support of their friends and family. Water Goats still enjoy the finer things in life, but are a little more accepting and understanding if the extra money isn’t always available to spend on luxuries. Water Goats are good with words, and usually have their friends and family laughing at the jokes. These people are fun to be with and make excellent friends.