They are seen as socialites and possess a cool calm way of handling things. They often only let people as close to them as they feel comfortable to do. They are able to switch off from the world around them in order to tackle the pressures of their daily life which is a great characteristic when we consider the world we live in today.
At times they prefer to come out and express themselves when they are ready to do so, but before doing this they resort to cocooning themselves in their safe zone and often give the impression of being sulky, snobby, withdrawn or boring. They dislike change and love their creature comforts. They are known to be extremely sensual people and very loyal to their partners. Because they are earth signs they deal well with the personal and physical senses, with this in mind they are very close to nature and are very often pet lovers.