We have all met that one person, the one that commands the room the second that they walk into it. They dominate business meetings, run the office, and succeed at everything they do.
Theis one that is often seen among those in positions of power, such as salesmen, lawyers, and doctors, but don’t be mistaken – anyone is about to use this psychological technique.
In fact, each of possesses the ability to intimidate others in one way or another. Some may be outward and obvious traits, whereas others are far more subtle, however, the truth remains. Regardless of how soft-spoken, gentle or introverted you may be, someone out there finds you intimidating in some way. Yourreveals your natural personality, providing some insight into the way your mind works.
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
Bold and adventurous, you live for excitement and aren’t afraid to try anything once. This bravery is intimidating to those around you. You never back down, regardless of how frightening a situation may appear, or how big the risks may be. You aren’t one to show fear, and you love sharing the stories of your many adventures with anyone that will listen.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
When you set your mind to something, there is no changing it. You know what you want, and you aren’t afraid to fight for it. Your stubborn passion can be incredibly intimidating, especially to those that may share an opposing point of view.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
A social butterfly, you’re always the life of the party. When you walk into a room, others flock to be around you, hanging off your every word. You may not realize it, but this charm and charisma can be incredibly intimidating to others. You carry yourself so effortlessly that they can’t help but watch in awe.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
There is no other zodiac sign that possesses the sensitivity and compassion that comes to you so naturally. You genuinely love others, wanting nothing but the best for everyone that you meet. This intense love can be intimidating to those who don’t fully understand. Genuine love to this degree is a rare and beautiful gift.
Leo (July 23 – August 22)
You’re the natural leader in every situation, taking control without hesitation. It should come as no surprise that this confidence and power can be seen as intimidating. It’s not just that you are willing to take charge, but the fact that it comes so naturally to you.
Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
Always the perfectionist, you believe that everything has its place in life, and you dedicate much of your time to making sure that it stays that way. This causes you to have impossibly high standards, which are intimidating to even the most confident of people.
Libra (September 23 – October 22)
You believe in justice and balance in life, and you’re willing to do whatever it takes to maintain it. Your dedication to what’s ‘right’ runs so deep that you will make great sacrifices so long as it is for the greater good. Your strong morals are often intimidating to those who believe that they don’t ‘measure up.’
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
Arguably one of the most intimidating signs, anyone who has had the pleasure of getting to know an intense and passionate Scorpio has experienced this first hand. You are a mystery to most people, difficult to figure out and a master of hiding your true feelings, and it is this mystery that most find intimidating.
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)
Forever the free-spirit, you refuse to let life get you down, even if you’re going through a dark or difficult time. You have a zest for life, always seeing the world around you in the most positive of light. This positivity and optimism are intimidating to those who struggle with the negativity in their own lives.
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)
A dedicated go-getter, your life revolves around your goals and dreams, and the steps that you need to take in order to accomplish them. You aren’t easily persuaded to veer off your path, and that determination can be incredibly intimidating to the less motivated people in your life.
Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)
Your intelligence will give even the most intellectual of people a run for their money. This can intimidate those around you, leaving them feeling as though they are inferior to you. It’s not that you try to flaunt how smart you are, it just naturally reveals itself the longer that someone tries to carry out a conversation with you.
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
You live your life in a dream world, focused on everything that this world has to offer even if it may seem vastly out of your reach. This incredible optimism is intimidating to those that find themselves weighed down by the negativity of their own lives.