The Elements and Qualities of The Signs

Every sign has both an element and a quality associated with it
The element indicates the basic makeup of the sign, and the quality describes the kind of activity associated with each.

Element Sign Quality Sign
Fire Aries Cardinal Aries
  Leo   Libra
  Sagittarius   Cancer
Earth Taurus   Capricorn
  Virgo Fixed Taurus
  Capricorn   Leo
Air Gemini   Scorpio
  Libra   Aquarius
  Aquarius Mutable Gemini
Water Cancer   Virgo
  Scorpio   Sagittarius
  Pisces   Pisces

Signs can be grouped together according to their element and quality. Signs of the same element share many basic traits in common.
They tend to form stable configurations and ultimately harmonious relationships. Signs of the same quality are often less harmonious, but they share many dynamic potentials for growth as well as profound fulfillment.

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