The Capricorn Man: Key Traits In Love, Career And Life

A hard worker with big expectations of others and a heart of gold.

The Capricorn man may seem calm and satisfied, but his mind is always working. You can’t impede a Capricorn from getting what he wants. He will always come up with a solution to overcome obstacles.

That’s why everyone knows this sign as the one who is the most hard-working one in the zodiac. You should never underestimate the power of will and determination in a Capricorn.

In a nutshell, Capricorn people are resourceful, efficient and serious. He will always be happy to go against the wind if he knows he will be triumphant when the journey ends. He is always eager for results and he will make a plan to achieve them.

He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.

Muhammad Ali – A famous Capricorn

He works for success and he becomes very energetic and perseverant, especially if the success involves financial satisfaction, reputation or acclaim. He pays a great deal of attention to detail and he is very patient when trying to reach his goals.

Governed by Saturn, the Capricorn man can sometimes be rigid and aristocratic. You may find him a little bit bothering when he is trying to achieve something but be sure he doesn’t do it intentionally.

He likes to play safe and he has a serious attitude that helps him focus to achieve. Examples of famous Capricorn men include Stephen Hawking, Jeff Bezos, Elvis Presley or Tiger Woods.

A picky but protective lover

There is not a thing in this world the Capricorn man doesn’t treat seriously. And it goes the same way with love. He doesn’t play when it comes to such issues.

He believes he will someday find genuine love and so he is patient waiting for it. As soon as he would have found it, he will work hard to hang on to it. He likes to keep an eye from a distance and he takes a while before making the first move.

He doesn’t like to play mind games. He thinks they are a waste of time. His standards are high and underneath he is an incurable romantic. However, he does take measures to avoid this trait of his influencing him in decisions regarding romance.

In love, the Capricorn man is after stability. He devotes himself completely to the partner and he is always looking for something steady.

As an Earth sign, he is very careful that the load of chores and costs is equally shared. His partner should work as hard as he does.

He wouldn’t mind caring for someone either, and you can be sure everything is going to be paid in due time when living with a Capricorn man.

The role of protector suits the Capricorn man very well. His partner will find in him stability and support. It is unlikely for him to ever cheat.

He weighs in all the options before getting involved, so there wouldn’t be any reasons for him to do so. What a Capricorn asks from his partner is commitment and loyalty.

As said before, he is patient and he can wait forever for a friendship or a romantic relationship. Good at heart, he is also devoted and caring. It is considered the Capricorn has the higher compatibility with Taurus, Virgo, Pisces, and Scorpio.

Relationships mean emotional investment for a Capricorn. That’s why he will always be circumspect about a new one. If it were for him, he would skip the beginning of a relationship altogether.

It is easier for a Capricorn man to put all the things that bother him up front, when the relationship is still new. He sometimes may come across as snob, but in fact he is only picky.

It would be difficult for a Capricorn man to put love before the career, although this is how they are perceived. Their partner needs to prove their worthiness before this man accepts the love.

The Capricorn man is enthusiastic about love making and a night with him is sure to make the other feel better. He likes keeping the personal lives personal and he needs facts not words to engage his heart.

The Capricorn person may be surprising in bed. He may become very wild between the sheets, applying the same determination and meticulousness he applies to work, to lovemaking. He just needs to become uninhibited.

The partner shouldn’t expect ideas that are too imaginative from him, such as role playing and candles. He prefers to do one thing well. However, he is interested in making the partner feel good so he may be convinced to try new things.

Ever so-disciplined

The Capricorn man is ambitious and he will excel at whatever he may be doing. He has an attitude that isn’t unfriendly, but more… reserved and cold.

As he is active and attentive, he would be good as financial analyst, coach, teacher, broker, sociologist, politician and surgeon. However, there are many more careers up for grabs for this resilient worker, surprising ones even. Many Capricorns are comedians or professional poker players.

The Capricorn man is cautious and efficient. He will work tirelessly and he will always be anchored in reality. His ever so-disciplined attitude can slow him down in friendships, but once a friend, he will always be a friend.

You will never find an unrealistic investment in a Capricorn man’s financial portfolio. He wants to retire comfortably, so he plans carefully.

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As a matter of fact, he is the most worried about future financial security out of all the signs in the zodiac.

He will never invest in get-rich-quick schemes as he has an unmistakable sceptic and he prefers the hard work. As he is disciplined, he is also hard to read in negotiations. He will keep a straight face no matter what.

A responsible shopper

Confident even when not feeling this way, the Capricorn man will always exercise and eat healthy in order to feel good. However, he is prone to depression as he has this tendency to rationalize too much.

Dark green and brown will dominate the wardrobe of a Capricorn man. He is conservative but not outdated. He shops only because he has to as he doesn’t enjoy doing this activity.

He is not one to spend money on clothes that he would only wear once. His jewellery will probably be one expensive watch and that’s about it. He will buy something expensive if he acknowledges value in that item.

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Written by Denise

Denise is an experienced practitioner of astrology, interested to discover and share with everyone how astrology can inspire and change lives. She is the Editor in Chief at The Horoscope.