Years of the Goat or Ram or Sheep: 1931 – 1943 – 1955 – 1967 – 1979 – 1991 – 2003 – 2015.
Goats are the good Samaritans of the Chinese zodiac. They are gentle mannered and on the shy side. Being very sincere they are easily taken by a sob story. Goat people are compassionate, understanding of others’ faults, and quick to forgive.
Goats like to set their own hours and will not tolerate too much discipline. They are also very offended if they are criticized. They cannot work well under pressure and must be allowed to do things at their own speed. Goats need somebody to discipline them, though, in order to utilize their talents. They usually find someone to look after and care for them.
Good fortune smiles upon the Goat. They benefit from wills and inheritances. Even in the roughest of times, the Goat always acquire the basic needs. Goat get their own way without force or violence.
They have that passive endurance that drives you mad. Eventually they wear you down with their pleas. You just can’t break them!
Goat never come right out and discuss what’s bothering them. You pry it out of them bit by bit. When all else fails, yell at them, and bang things around. They should be impressed and might unfold all their secret woes; then, you can clear the air. Goats are family people. They never forget anyone’s birthday, and you had better not forget theirs! Goats worry, too. They want others to cheer them up and tell them everything will be okay.
Romance is a part of the Goat’s being. Moonlight and roses, soft music and candlelight will get them every time. They tend to view the world through rose-colored glasses. Goats do not usually have to work hard. Good things just happen naturally.