Horoscopes for Thursday, April 5, 2018

April 5, 2018 GMT

Today’s Birthday (04/05/18). Family assets rise this year. Focus on career for a powerful boost. Renovation or relocation this summer delivers a cozier nest for expanding love. Provide team leadership for shared passions, values and commitments. Winter career opportunities sparkle. Collaborate for love.

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is an 8 — Plan a trip without overspending. Decline an expensive invitation. Keep written records, as communication glitches may arise. Imagine total success, without relying on fantasy.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 7 — Collaborate with your team for shared gain. Profits are available; coordinate actions, and stay in communication. Misunderstandings spark easily. Slow for considerations.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Stick to practical objectives with your partner. Fantasies dissolve in the daylight. Hold off on travel for now. Manage basic priorities together.

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Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 9 — Your energy is in demand. Follow your health and fitness routines despite chaos or unexpected circumstances. Stability soothes when things feel shaky.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 7 — Let go of a scheme that lacks soul. Keep practicing your game. Notice what you love about it. Small changes can reap big rewards.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 6 — It’s easy to get overly elaborate with domestic projects. Go for simplicity and practicality. Take one step toward a goal you’ve long wanted.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — You’re especially clever with words and ideas. Craft and develop plot twists and revelations. Keep ’em guessing! Capture your visions or risk forgetting.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 7 — The next two days can be profitable, although distractions abound. Avoid controversy. Doubts or stresses would interfere with progress. Adjust conditions for peaceful productivity.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 9 — Talk about personal dreams can dissipate and evaporate unless you take notes and schedule actions. Fantasies fade; realize a vision through careful organization and tracking.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 6 — Relax, and wait for developments. Make plans, and adjust for current affairs. Avoid travel, loud public places or overstimulation. Get quiet, and think.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is a 7 — Help your team focus. Ease up on imaginative suggestions. Prioritize one achievable objective at a time. Clean up any messes, and work together.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — A professional challenge requires attention, and teamwork makes a difference. Get a variety of perspectives on possible solutions. Talk it over to find the key.

Celebrity birthdays: Movie producer Roger Corman is 92. Former U.S. Secretary of State and former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell is 81. Country singer Tommy Cash is 78. Actor Michael Moriarty is 77. Pop singer Allan Clarke (The Hollies) is 76. Writer-director Peter Greenaway is 76. Actor Max Gail is 75. Actress Jane Asher is 72. Singer Agnetha (ag-NEE’-tah) Faltskog (ABBA) is 68. Actor Mitch Pileggi is 66. Singer-songwriter Peter Case is 64. Rock musician Mike McCready (Pearl Jam) is 52. Singer Paula Cole is 50. Actress Krista Allen is 47. Actress Victoria Hamilton is 47. Country singer Pat Green is 46. Rapper-producer Pharrell (fa-REHL’) Williams is 45. Rapper/producer Juicy J is 43. Actor Sterling K. Brown is 42. Country singer-musician Mike Eli (The Eli Young Band) is 37. Actress Hayley Atwell is 36. Actress Lily James is 29.

Thought for Today: “A man is only as good as what he loves.” — Saul Bellow, Canadian-born American author (1915-2005).