Leo is the star sign of those born between July 23-August 22 and are ruled by the Sun. Compassion, big-heartedness, consciousness, and natural leadership are the four main characteristics of Leo’s personality.
Leos are attracted to others. Leos have a natural sense of self-assurance. They are a charming, warm, welcoming, funny, protective, and generally great company.
Leos love to lead, perform, talk, be admired, and receive the praise and respect of others. They are naturally regal and always assume a boss-like stance in any relationship or group dynamic. They are confident, bright, and sexy people, though they can be jealous, controlling, and possessive at their worst. The regal Lion symbolizes them. To get an insight into such characteristics, let us read some quotes by celebrities who are Leos.
1. Jennifer Lopez
Also known as J.Lo, Jennifer Lopez is an American singer, actress, and dancer. In 1991, she began appearing as a Fly Girl dancer on In Living Color, where she remained a regular until she decided to pursue an acting career in 1993. For her first leading role in Selena (1997), she became the first Latin actress to earn over US$1 million for a film. She went on to star in Anaconda (1997) and Out of Sight (1998) and established herself as the highest-paid Latin actress in Hollywood.
Birthday: July 24, 1969
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“I’m grateful for everything I have. I’m grateful for it all. I’m grateful for love most of all because I have a lot of it in my life.” –Jennifer Lopez
“I don’t regret what I’ve been through. I’ve had ups and downs, super highs and some really low lows.” –Jennifer Lopez
“Whenever it feels uncomfortable, to tell the truth, that’s often the most important time to tell it.” –Jennifer Lopez
Madonna is an American singer-songwriter and actress. She has influenced various other artists and has often been referred to as the “Queen of Pop”.Madonna is noted for her continual reinvention and versatility in music production, songwriting, and visual presentation. She has pushed the boundaries of artistic expression in mainstream music while maintaining control over every aspect of her career. As a globalized figure, Madonna is also noted for her cultural impact throughout 20th and 21st centuries. She also has her own academic subdiscipline devoted to her, named Madonna studies.
Birthday: August 16, 1958
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“A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That’s why they don’t get what they want.” – Madonna
“Ever since my daughter was born I feel the fleetingness of time. And I don’t want to waste it on getting the perfect lip color.” – Madonna
“I am because we are. We all bleed the same color. We all want to love and be loved.” – Madonna
3. Daniel Radcliffe
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Daniel Radcliffe is an English actor. He portrayed Harry Potter in the film series of the same name, and held various other film and theatre roles. Over his career, Radcliffe has received various awards and nominations.
Birthday: 23 July 1989
“Go boldly and honestly through the world. Learn to love the fact that there is nobody else quite like you.” ~ Daniel Radcliffe
“I meet hundreds of people, and I’m not going to remember them. But every single one of them will remember their interaction with me.” ~ Daniel Radcliffe
“I’m very comfortable discussing my personal life because it’s so boring.” ~ Daniel Radcliffe
4. Shawn Mendes
Shawn Mendes is a Canadian singer and songwriter. The single “Stitches” reached number one in the UK and the top 10 in the US and Canada. His fourth studio album, Wonder (2020), made Mendes the youngest male artist ever to top the Billboard 200 with four studio albums.
Birthday: August 8, 1998
“All the stars in the sky could see why you’re perfectly wrong for me.” – Shawn Mendes, ‘Perfectly Wrong’.
“I have a thing where if I’m not in control, I feel the whole world is about to collapse.”-Shawn Mendes.
“I was one of those kids who was just always on the Internet, always on YouTube, so it was easy for me to do it.” –Shawn Mendes
5. Barack Obama
Barack Obama is an American politician who served as the 44th president of the United States from 2009 to 2017. He was the first African-American president of the United States. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as a U.S. senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008 and as an Illinois state senator from 1997 to 2004.
Birthday: August 4, 1961
“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.” – Barack Obama
“The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on.” – Barack Obama
“If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.” – Barack Obama
6. Chris Hemsworth
Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor who started out in the Australian TV series ‘Home & Away’ before starting a career in Hollywood. Hemsworth is best known for his role in the hit Movie series ‘Thor’. He is also known for various roles in a number of movies such as ‘Star Trek’, ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’, ‘Red Dawn’; and many others.
Birthday: 11 August 1983
“True happiness is not expensive. If it requires a high price, it’s a fake.” – Chris Hemsworth
“I love that Viking era, but also they’re a fatalistic people and that dictated their fearlessness in battle and approach to life.” – Chris Hemsworth
“Here’s your opportunity, now you’ve got to make something of it.” – Chris Hemsworth
7. Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. After appearing on the children’s television series Barney & Friends (2002–2004), Lovato rose to prominence for playing Mitchie Torres in the musical television film Camp Rock (2008) and its sequel Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010); the former film’s soundtrack contained “This Is Me”, Lovato’s debut single and duet with Joe Jonas, which peaked at number nine on the Billboard Hot 100.
Birthday: August 20, 1992
“If you think you’re alone, put on my music because I’m gonna be there for you.” – Demi Lovato.
“Always remember, actions speak louder than words. No one’s perfect, but we can all strive to be better people.” – Demi Lovato.
“Music is what I love to do; it’s in my veins.” – Demi Lovato
8. Meghan Markle
Meghan Markle is an American member of the British royal family and a former actress. Her acting career began while at Northwestern University. Her last and most significant on-screen role was that of Rachel Zane for seven seasons (2011–2018) in the American TV legal drama Suits.
Birthday: August 4, 1981
“Do the things you enjoy within reason. Know your body and what works for you and you’ll be fine.” –Meghan Markle
“As you get older, you become more comfortable in your skin and comfortable in saying no to things . . . I’ve also learned that saying no is just as valuable as saying yes. It’s something that, I think, comes with age and really having a sense of your self-worth. And then you make choices based on that.” –Meghan Markle
“Building a strong team around you and being able to really communicate well with them is part of what’s going to bring you a higher level of success.” –Meghan Markle
9. Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock is an American actress and producer. The recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award, she was the world’s highest-paid actress in both 2010 and 2014. In 2010, she was named one of Time’s 100 most influential people in the world.
Birthday: July 26, 1964
“I need to know how the clock is made after you tell me what time it is. I want to know all the details so I can understand how it works.” – Sandra Bullock
“Free is the best. Anything free is good.” – Sandra Bullock
“I was always incredibly driven and found it impossible to relax. I felt that if I slacked off for a minute to enjoy myself, then so many things would be missed.” – Sandra Bullock
10. Viola Davis
Viola Davis is an American actress. The recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and two Tony Awards, she is the only African-American to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting. Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2012 and 2017, and in 2020, The New York Times ranked her ninth on its list of the greatest actors of the 21st century.
Birthday: August 11, 1965
“You cannot live to please everyone else. You have to edify, educate and fulfill your own dreams and destiny.” – Viola Davis
“When your passion and drive are bigger than your fears, you just dive.” – Viola Davis
“Anything can be achieved with a good, healthy dose of courage.” – Viola Davis
11. Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston was an American singer and actress. Nicknamed “The Voice”, she is one of the best-selling recording artists of all time, with sales of over 200 million records worldwide. Houston has influenced many singers in popular music and is known for her powerful, soulful vocals and vocal improvisation skills. She is the only artist to have had seven consecutive number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100, from “Saving All My Love for You” in 1985 to “Where Do Broken Hearts Go” in 1988. Houston also enhanced her popularity by entering the movie industry. Her works, which include recordings and films, have generated both great success and controversy. She has received numerous accolades throughout her career and posthumously, including two Emmy Awards, six Grammy Awards, and 16 Billboard Music Awards, as well as inductions into the Grammy, Rhythm and Blues Music, and Rock and Roll halls of fame.
Birthday: August 9, 1963
“I almost wish I could be more exciting, that I could match what is happening out there to me.”- Whitney Houston.
“There can be miracles when you believe.” – Whitney Houston, ‘When You Believe’.
“You can fool people. You can fool anybody any time of the day, but you can’t fool yourself. At night, when you go home, you’ve got to be straight up with you.” – Whitney Houston.
12. Cara Delevingne
Cara Delevingne is an English model, actress and singer. She signed with Storm Management after leaving school in 2009. Delevingne won Model of the Year at the British Fashion Awards in 2012 and 2014.
Birthday: 12 August 1992
“You have this one life. How do you wanna spend it? Apologizing? Regretting? Questioning? Hating yourself? Dieting? Running after people who don’t see you? Be brave. Believe in yourself. Do what feels good. Take risks. You have this one life. Make yourself proud.” ~ Cara Delevingne
“Stop trying to define who you are and just be.” ~ Cara Delevingne
“Don’t worry, be happy! Embrace your weirdness.” ~ Cara Delevingne
13. Maya Rudolph
Maya Rudolph is an American actress, comedian and singer. Rudolph starred as Ava Alexander in the NBC sitcom Up All Night (2011–2012), and co-hosted the variety series Maya & Marty (2016) with Martin Short. She voiced various characters in the Netflix animated sitcom Big Mouth (2017–present), which won her Primetime Emmy Awards in 2020 and 2021.
Birthday: July 27, 1972
“I’m always learning when I’m surrounded by great people. In every experience, I feel like I’m learning. I’m not like, “Oh good. I’m done! I don’t have to learn anymore.” – Maya Rudolph
“I like comedy as a group sport.” ~ Maya Rudolph
“I’m always learning when I’m surrounded by great people. In every experience, I feel like I’m learning. I’m not like, “Oh good. I’m done! I don’t have to learn anymore.”” ~ Maya Rudolph
14. Jason Momoa
Jason Momoa is an American actor and filmmaker. He made his acting debut as Jason Ioane on the syndicated action drama series Baywatch: Hawaii (1999–2001), which was followed by portrayals of Ronon Dex on the Syfy science fiction series Stargate Atlantis (2005–2009), Khal Drogo in the first two seasons of the HBO fantasy drama series Game of Thrones (2011–2012), Declan Harp on the Discovery Channel historical drama series Frontier (2016–2018), and Baba Voss on the Apple TV+ science fiction series See (2019–present). Momoa was featured as the lead of the two lattermost series.
Birthday: August 1, 1979
“As a Polynesian, our gods are tied to water, so this means something special.”– Jason Momoa
“There are tons of things I’d love to do. I want to do comedy. It’s not that I don’t want to play a superhero, but I got called ‘pretty boy’ my whole life.”– Jason Momoa
“I love carbs, but denial is good training for the mind.”– Jason Momoa
15. Steve Carell
Steve Carell is an American actor and comedian. Carell has received numerous accolades for his performances in both film and television, including the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy for his work on The Office. He was recognized as “America’s Funniest Man” by Life magazine.
Birthday- August 16, 1962
“Nothing to me feels as good as laughing incredibly hard.” –Steve Carell
“I don’t like to get angry. It doesn’t make me feel good. It is very human, but it’s also a loss of control, and I like to have that kind of control.” –Steve Carell
“Taste in comedy, like fashion, changes all the time.”–Steve Carell
16. Joe Jonas
Joe Jonas is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. He rose to fame as a member of the pop-rock band the Jonas Brothers, alongside his brothers Kevin and Nick.
Birthday: August 15, 1989
“You should always remember that you were chosen to be on this earth.” ~ Joe Jonas
“‘Fast Life’ is just about going out with your friends and having a good time – I think it’s one of those songs that people can relate with and like.” ~ Joe Jonas
“Sometimes the only way to win is to die trying.” ~ Joe Jonas
17. Jacqueline Fernandez
Jacqueline Fernandez is an actress and model. She has worked in Indian films, predominantly in Hindi, besides appearing in reality shows and music videos. Debuting with Aladin in 2009 she has since then established a career in the Hindi film industry.
Birthday: 11 August 1985
“It’s a great feeling when your work is appreciated.” –Jacqueline Fernandez
“I am overwhelmed with the love I have been receiving.” – Jacqueline Fernandez
“Bollywood being Bollywood, you hear promises all the time.” – Jacqueline Fernandez
18. Kriti Sanon
Kriti Sanon is an Indian actress who appears predominantly in Hindi films. She made her acting debut with the Telugu psychological thriller 1: Nenokkadine in 2014. Sanon won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for her performance in the action film Heropanti (2014), which marked her first project in Hindi cinema.
Birthday: 27 July 1990
“I am sweet and diplomatic in real life.” –Kriti Sanon
“The title ‘Dohchay’ is very perfect for the film. It is used very well in the title track. If you see the film, you will understand it.” –Kriti Sanon
“I think every industry is a male-dominated industry. Whether it is Tollywood or Bollywood or India as a whole, it is male-dominated. We stay in India, and it has been patriarchal society.” –Kriti Sanon
19. Sara Ali Khan
Sara Ali Khan is an Indian actress who works in Hindi films. Born into the Pataudi family, she is the daughter of actors Amrita Singh and Saif Ali Khan. Khan began her acting career with the 2018 films Kedarnath and Simmba. Both films were commercially successful and the former earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
Birthday: 12 August 1995
“Somewhere down the line, you get aware of the fact that people have expectations from you. People recognize you, your family has expectations from you. So, from now on, there’s only going forward. You know, there’s no other option, but just doing even better.” – Sara Ali Khan
“I strongly believe that love as an emotion is sufficient for a girl and a boy to be together, and these societal norms like caste, creed or religion are all man-made.” – Sara Ali Khan
“I am moody at times and don’t get along with everyone.”- Sara Ali Khan
Kajol is an Indian actress. Described in the media as one of the most successful actresses of Hindi cinema, she is the recipient of numerous accolades, including six Filmfare Awards. In 2011, she was honoured with Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian honour in the country, by the Government of India.
Birthday: 5 August 1974
“I am mean; I’m nasty at times. I don’t feel like talking to people at times. When I am in a bad mood and have had a really awful day, don’t come in my face because I am not tolerant and I am not a goddess; I can’t handle it after a point. I am going to get up, and I am going to scream, and I am going to say bad things to you.”- Kajol
“A good project but a poor director will always make a mediocre film, but an average script and good director can make a good film, as he will put in everything to make the film look good.” – Kajol
“As far as expectations go, you can never work for expectations. You have to work against them.”- Kajol
20. Randeep Hooda
Randeep Hooda is an Indian actor and equestrian. Hooda is a versatile actor Best known for his work in the Hindi film industry, he is the recipient of accolades such as two Stardust Awards and a nomination each for the Filmfare and the International Indian Film Academy Awards.
Birthday: 20 August 1976
“Knowledge is power. You can’t begin a career, for that matter even a relationship, unless you know everything there is to know about it.” ~ Randeep Hooda
“I didn’t allow failure to break my heart. So I wouldn’t allow success to bloat my head.” ~ Randeep Hooda
“There is a lot of silence in me, and I feel that silence is often better than spoken words.” ~ Randeep Hooda