One of the best qualities you can have is emotional intelligence. It is essential to the success of personal and professional relationships.
And, in astrology, there are some zodiac signs that are more emotionally intelligent than others.
Emotional intelligence means that you are able to recognize, understand, and deal with your own emotions. And, that you are also able to see and influence the emotions of others.
People with emotional intelligence are extremely empathetic, self-aware, and passionate. They are not rigid and are able to adapt to the circumstances around them.
Optimism is another quality possessed by emotionally intelligent people. Indeed, they know that adopting a positive attitude is imperative to be able to manage the hard knocks of life.
Plus, it’s something they can control! Having hope for the future and living each day as being as positive as possible is always a good mood booster.
How do you recognize an emotionally intelligent person?
Emotionally intelligent people pay attention to how they feel . Self-awareness involves the ability to recognize moods, emotions, and feelings. Self-awareness also involves the ability to recognize one’s emotions and feelings.
Part of self-awareness is being aware of how your emotions and moods influence others. This ability to monitor your own emotional states is a basic requirement of emotional intelligence.
The empathy is another major component of emotional intelligence. It involves the ability to understand the emotions of others. In order to be able to interact with other people in multiple areas of life, such as at work or school, you need to be able to know how they are feeling.
In addition, self-regulation is absolutely essential for emotional intelligence. Understanding your emotions is great, but not particularly helpful if you can’t use that knowledge.
Emotionally intelligent people think before they act. They are in tune with how they feel, but they don’t let their emotions rule their lives.
Emotionally intelligent people are motivated to achieve their goals and are able to manage their behaviors and feelings in order to achieve long-term success.
They may be nervous about making a change in their life, but they know it is important to deal with this fear.
They are especially loved by others.
Besides, emotionally intelligent people also tend to have strong social skills, probably in part because they are so in tune with their own feelings as well as those of others.
Sometimes people are empathetic and in tune with their emotions, but find it difficult to actually share those feelings with others.
Emotionally intelligent people don’t just understand their feelings, they know how to express them appropriately .
Finally, emotionally intelligent people are able to correctly identify the underlying causes of their emotions.
In short, emotionally intelligent people are able to look at the situation and correctly identify the true source of their feelings.
At first glance, it may seem like an easy task, but the truth is that our emotional lives can be complicated and messy at the same time.
So, it can be particularly tricky to pinpoint the exact source of your feelings when faced with strong emotions like love and anger.
So what are these signs that have this innate quality?
6. Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
People born under the sign of Cancer have a unique talent. This is because they can make people feel like they can be completely open and honest about their feelings.
Surely this is because these people really like to listen to people and help them find solutions to their problems.
Additionally, Cancer natives need an emotional connection with others. And so, in order to do this, they know full well that they must listen to their own feelings and empathize with others.
5. Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
People born under the sign of Gemini have a great strength of character. This is because they are emotionally intelligent because they don’t ignore their emotions, especially negative ones.
So when these people have negative feelings or have issues that involve another person, they don’t let them escalate. They are rolling up their sleeves and trying to settle these disputes as quickly as possible.
Saying nothing at all is not an option for Gemini natives. Confrontation can be uncomfortable, but for them it is better than silence.
4. Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
People born under the sign of Pisces are especially emotionally intelligent because they feel empathy for everyone.
Indeed, they always try to see things from other people’s point of view. And, they can easily be influenced. Which is a good thing in some cases.
People born under this zodiac sign aren’t stubborn enough not to change their minds or listen to reason. In fact, they accept different opinions and try to find the one that suits them the most.
These people can feel the pain of another person and they can imagine what it would be like to go through that same kind of ordeal.
Moreover, very often, this empathy is linked to the fact that people born under the sign of Pisces have had to face painful trials and because they have suffered a lot.
3. Leo (July 23 – August 22)
One of the qualities of truly emotionally intelligent people is self-awareness. However, people born under the sign of Leo are extremely self-aware.
They know what their strengths and weaknesses are and they are always looking to grow, mature and improve.
Also, just because Leo natives are nice / kind and helpful doesn’t mean they stop at some point.
No, they will always continue to try to be even nicer / kinder and more helpful. While trying to work on their weak points. These people know how to manage their emotions and understand the emotions of others.
2. Libra (September 23 – October 22)
People born under the sign of Libra are emotionally intelligent for one simple reason. They have the ability to read people.
Indeed, they can read between the lines of what people say, interpret the body language of others and they are intuitive enough to pick up subtle cues.
So, these people always seem to know what other people need, whether it’s a word or a kind gesture.
They trust their intuition and try to listen to their instincts when faced with tense situations or difficult decisions.
Additionally, Libra natives strive not to act thoughtlessly and prefer to get as much information as possible before taking action.
In short, these people prefer to defuse an explosive situation rather than add another layer!
1. Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
The most emotionally intelligent people are those who have an analytical mind and are able to differentiate between the things they need and the things they want.
And, this description fits perfectly with people born under the sign of Virgo. This is their spitting image!
Indeed, these people are always trying to understand what makes them react and why others behave in such and such a way.
They know how to control their emotions, but that doesn’t mean they don’t express them. Indeed, they do it, they just tend to do it in a mature and rational way.
Virgo natives take other people’s feelings into consideration and try not to hurt them on purpose in order to feel better.