Active Element: Wood
Associated Sun Sign: Aries
The Wood Dragon is an extremely creative and curious person that loves to dive into and try their hand in all subjects of life and will usually come up with very original ideas and will put them to good use when they are focused. The Wood Dragon has the drive and motivation to put all their ideas into practice and will display these qualities many times throughout their life. They are more diplomatic than some of the other types of Dragon and have a great sense of humour. They are rather perceptive in business matters and can be very generous.
The Dragon is a proud and lively person with a never ending supply of self confidence. They are highly intellectual and are always very quick to take advantage of any chance. They are determined and strong-minded to do well in anything they attempt, which usually comes naturally to them. They are somewhat of a perfectionist and will always try to maintain high standards that they set for themselves.
The Dragon will be extremely quick to criticize anybody that tries to make a fool out of them. They can sometimes be seen as blunt and straight to the point and are certainly not diplomatic or sensitive. They can be quite gullible and will often believe what people tell them. The Dragon does not take insult lightly, if they feel they have been insulted or hurt then it will take a long time for them to learn to trust you again as they do not forget things easily.
The Dragon is usually extremely outgoing and is great at attracting publicity and attention. They enjoy being the centre of attention and will cope well with problems should they be faced with them. The Dragon can be portrayed as a bit of a showman that rarely lacks an audience.
Their views are very highly valued as they will usually have something interesting to say. They are very energetic and are often prepared to work long and unsociable hours in order to achieve what they desire. They can sometimes be quite impulsive and do not always consider the consequences that may follow. They have a tendency to live for the moment which again can have consequences that they do not think of. They hate to be kept waiting and become very impatient over the smallest of delays. The Dragon holds much faith in their abilities, this can sometimes make them a bit over confident which can sometimes lead them to make bad judgements, this can be a big problem at times but the Dragon has the ability to bounce back and pick up the pieces again.
The Dragon will often go very far in their career, this is due to the fact that they have a very self-assured personality and have a tremendous desire to be successful. They have substantial management qualities and will do very well in a position where they can put their own ideas into play. They are usually very successful in politics, a manager’s position within their job, show business and anything that brings them into contact with the media.
The Dragon will always rely on their own judgement and can be quite mocking of other people’s advice. They love to feel self sufficient and there are many Dragons who cherish their independence to such a level that they prefer to remain single throughout their lives. The Dragon will be adored by many people in their lifetime as many will be attracted to their flamboyant personality and outstanding looks. If they do marry then they will usually marry young and will find themselves very compatible with Rats, Snakes, Monkeys and Roosters.
Wood Dragon Chinese Zodiac
Being born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon imparts certain characteristics. Dragons are noticed when they walk into a room, whether they are deliberately looking for attention or not. A person born under the sign of the Dragon is very powerful and strong, and others can see that right away. Dragons usually amass a lot of formal power, for example by rising high in a company, but even without those trappings, most people will not hesitate to obey a Dragon.
A person born under the Chinese horoscope of the Dragon is a natural leader. They have powerful ideas, and quickly put them into action. Most Dragons do not stop to think things over, because they are brimming over with enthusiasm and energy. This Chinese horoscope sign is an omen of power and success, and Dragons tend to be successful, even when they jump into a risky venture without thinking.
The love life of someone born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon is passionate and exciting. A Dragon is a very giving person, even though he or she can be rather ruthless in business sometimes. Although Dragons love fiercely, they are not likely to settle down in their youth, and may be heartbreakers. Even with such a reputation, a Dragon will still be irresistible!
People who are Dragons under the Chinese horoscope are equally magnetic when it comes to business deals. It is difficult to avoid falling under a Dragon’s spell when he or she is selling you on a new business opportunity. Luckily, it is very rare for a Dragon person to fail, so going along with a Dragon’s plans is usually a good idea.
Each year of the Chinese Zodiac can be influenced by one of five elements. When a person born under the sign of the Dragon is tempered by the Wood element, he or she becomes more open and liberal. These Dragons have more questions than other Dragons, and they are more willing to listen to the answers. A Wood Dragon is likely to be in a powerful position, but be surrounded with expert advisors from whom he or she takes counsel on important matters.
Wood has a gentling influence, and Wood Dragons are not as proud as others under the Dragon Chinese Zodiac sign. This humility serves the Dragon well, because it leads him or her to seek advice before plunging right into a project. These Dragons have great imaginations, and add a lot of ingenuity to their plans. A Wood Dragon works hard to see things through to the finish, but also comes up with truly revolutionary ideas, which is a deadly combination for his or her competition!
Although Wood Dragons are willing to listen to other people’s points of view, they can still be a bit pushy during arguments. It can be difficult to get a Wood Dragon to agree with you once her or she has taken the opposite stand, but try to respect that people born under this Chinese horoscope sign are often right, so perhaps it is you who should change your position!