Virgos are humble, self-effacing, dynamic, and practical, but they are frequently natural, kind, and sympathetic. They’re “fixers.” Once they notice something that could use some improvement, they have a burning desire to make it “right.”
They are logical, practical, and systematic in their approach to life. Virgos are known for being perfectionists. They are meticulous and overly scrupulous – known for their attention to detail. Their methodical approach to life ensures that nothing is left to chance.
Their weaknesses include shyness, worry, overly critical of self and others, etc. They hate rudeness, asking for help, and taking the center of the stage.
Let us read some quotes by eminent personalities who are Virgos that will illustrate such characteristics.
Zendaya is an American actress and singer. She has received various accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award, a Critics’ Choice Movie Award, and nominations for four Young Artist Awards and a Critics’ Choice Television Award. In 2022, Time magazine named her one of the 100 Most Influential People.
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Birthday: September 1, 1996
“I use my platform for more than just myself. Art is a reflection of human emotions. To neglect the political is to neglect what essentially is your job of storytelling. I would rather be known for the content of my character than for the project that I did.” – Zendaya
“I’ve always dressed myself, even when I was younger. My parents didn’t pick out my clothes or anything. They let me do that, which I think is an important thing because it allows for kids to experiment and figure out what they like, even at a young age.” – Zendaya
“My generation has the opportunity to change the world.” – Zendaya
2. Blake Lively
Blake Lively is an American actress. She is the recipient of various accolades, including three Teen Choice Awards, a People’s Choice Award, and nominations for two Critics’ Choice Awards and an Academy of Country Music Award. She starred opposite Anna Kendrick in the box-office hit A Simple Favor (2018), and in The Rhythm Section (2020), where she received critical praise. In 2021, she made her directorial debut with the music video for Taylor Swift’s “I Bet You Think About Me”.
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Birthday: August 25, 1987
“Nobody’s going to fight for you as much as you fight for yourself.” — Blake Lively
“The most beautiful thing you can wear is confidence.” — Blake Lively
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“The most powerful thing is for women not just to be the beneficiaries of the change, but to be agents of it.” — Blake Lively
Beyoncé is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She rose to fame in the late 1990s as the lead singer of Destiny’s Child, one of the best-selling girl groups of all time. Their hiatus saw the release of her debut album Dangerously in Love (2003), which featured the US Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles “Crazy in Love” and “Baby Boy”.
Birthday: September 4, 1981
“If you are with the right person, it brings out the best version of you.” — Beyoncé.
“We are all the same and we all want the same things: the right to be happy, to be just who we want to be, and to love who we want to love.”— Beyoncé.
“Independence comes from you knowing who you are and you being happy with yourself.” — Beyoncé.
4. Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek is a Mexican and American actress and producer. She began her career in Mexico with starring roles in the telenovela Teresa (1989–1991) as well as the romantic drama El Callejón de Los Milagros (1995), for which she received an Ariel Award nomination. She soon established herself in Hollywood with appearances in films such as Desperado (1995), From Dusk till Dawn (1996), Wild Wild West (1999), and Dogma (1999).
Birthday: September 2, 1966
“People often say that ‘beauty is in the eye of the beholder,’ and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves.” –Salma Hayek
“Life is tough; and if you have the ability to laugh at it, you have the ability to enjoy it.” –Salma Hayek
“Life is about creating new opportunities, not waiting for them to come to you.” –Salma Hayek
5. Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the “King of Pop”, he is regarded as one of the most significant cultural figures of the 20th century. Over a four-decade career, his contributions to music, dance, and fashion, along with his publicized personal life, made him a global figure in popular culture. Jackson influenced artists across many music genres; through stage and video performances, he popularized complicated dance moves such as the moonwalk, to which he gave the name, as well as the robot. He is the most awarded individual music artist in history.
Birthday: August 29, 1958
“Let us dream of tomorrow where we can truly love from the soul, and know love as the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation.”– Michael Jackson
“Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons. The truth will win this marathon in court.” – Michael Jackson
“The meaning of life is contained in every single expression of life. It is present in the infinity of forms and phenomena that exist in all of creation.” – Michael Jackson
6. Nick Jonas
Nick Jonas is an American singer, songwriter and actor. Jonas began acting on Broadway at the age of seven, and released his debut single in 2002; this caught the attention of Columbia Records, where Jonas formed a band with his older brothers, Kevin and Joe, known as the Jonas Brothers. The band became prominent figures on the Disney Channel during this time, gaining a large following through the network, and appeared in the widely successful musical television film Camp Rock (2008) and its sequel Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010), as well as two of their own series, Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream (2008–2010) and Jonas (2009–2010).
Birthday: September 16, 1992
“Find things you’re passionate about, and find others who are as passionate as you are and will focus on giving you an opportunity to shine and to have your moment where you can be in front of others to show what you can do.” – Nick Jonas
“I like looking at the stars on a clear night” – Nick Jonas
“I’m not going to lie about it. I carry a satchel too. It’s like a man purse. It’s a whole thing.” – Nick Jonas
7. Niall Horan
Niall James Horan is an Irish singer and songwriter. He rose to prominence as a member of the English-Irish boy band One Direction, formed in 2010 on the British singing competition The X Factor. The group released five albums and went on to become one of the best-selling boy bands of all time. Following the band’s hiatus in 2016, Horan signed a recording deal as a solo artist with Capitol Records.
Birthday: 13 September 1993
“I’ll always defend the people I love even though I’m as terrifying as a baby penguin.” — Niall Horan
“Everyone deserves to feel good about themselves, and if you don’t then start because everyone is beautiful.” — Niall Horan
“Words will be just words till you bring them to life” — Niall Horan
8. Jack Black
Jack Black is an American actor, comedian, musician, and songwriter. Black is known for his roles in the films High Fidelity (2000), Shallow Hal (2001), Orange County (2002), School of Rock (2003), Envy (2004) etc. He gained Golden Globe nominations for his work in School of Rock and Bernie, and he was given a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame in 2018.
Birthday: August 28, 1969
“I just remember the early days of Tenacious D. There was no talk or thought about doing a TV show or a movie.” – Jack Black
“I recommend that everyone in their youth be as out of shape as possible so that when you turn 40, people can go, Wow, you look much better now.” – Jack Black
“When you get to a certain level of recognizability, celebrity, you can’t go out of the house without someone going, “Can I just have one photo?” I don’t mind, by the way, if anyone wants one we can take some photos. But sometimes you just wanna stay in the house or in the hotel room with the shades closed.” – Jack Black
9. Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse was an English singer and songwriter. She was known for her deep, expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including soul, rhythm and blues and jazz.
Birthday: 14 September 1983
“I don’t care what people think about me. Never did, never will. Life is too short to be worrying about that shit.” — Amy Winehouse
“Life’s short. Anything could happen, and it usually does, so there is no point in sitting around thinking about all the ifs, ands and buts.” — Amy Winehouse
“Life is so much more rewarding if you strive for something, rather than take what’s given to you on a plate.” — Amy Winehouse
10. Keke Palmer
Keke Palmer is an American actress, singer, and television personality. Known for playing leading and character roles in comedy-drama productions, she has received a Primetime Emmy Award, five NAACP Image Awards, and nominations for a Daytime Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She was included on Time magazine’s list of most influential people in the world in 2019.
Birthday: August 26, 1993
“Giving back, doing motivational speeches and stuff like that, that’s always made me feel good. If you repeatedly go out there, and you are the change that you want to see, then that’s what you are.” – Keke Palmer
“I think people should have fun. And don’t get so down on yourself. Enjoy life and be the best person you can be.” – Keke Palmer
“Learn to love yourself and all that other stuff will not matter” – Keke Palmer
11. Kareena Kapoor
Kareena Kapoor is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi films. She is the daughter of actors Randhir Kapoor and Babita, and the younger sister of actress Karisma Kapoor. Noted for playing a variety of characters in a range of film genres—from romantic comedies to crime dramas—Kapoor is the recipient of several awards, including six Filmfare Awards, and is one of Bollywood’s highest-paid actresses.
Birthday: 21 September 1980
“I am a hell raiser. I do my own thing. And I believe what I do is the right thing.” — Kareena Kapoor
“I don’t take success and failure seriously. The only thing I do seriously is march forward. If I fall, I get up and march again.” — Kareena Kapoor
“Life is full of happiness and tears; be strong and have faith.” — Kareena Kapoor
12. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar is an actor, film producer, and television personality who works in mainstream Hindi cinema. Over 30 years, Kumar has appeared in over 100 films and has won several awards, including a National Film Award for Best Actor and two Filmfare Awards. Kumar is among the most prolific actors in Hindi cinema. Having starred in 113 films, 52 of which were commercially successful, he was the first Hindi film actor whose films’ domestic net lifetime collections crossed ₹20 billion by 2013, and ₹30 billion by 2016.
Birthday: 9 September 1967
“When you taste super-success after tasting super-failure, there is huge relief.” — Akshay Kumar
“I’m not hungry for success. I am only hungry for good work, and that is how it is with most superstars. Every day I tell myself how fortunate I am to be where I am.” — Akshay Kumar
“I’m a realist. Where I come from, ‘phenomenons’ don’t exist. I’m from a land where people make mistakes and try again, harder, faster; where negativity is not an option.” — Akshay Kumar
13. Ayushmann Khurrana
Ayushmann Khurrana is an Indian actor, singer, and television host who works in Hindi films. Known for his portrayals of ordinary men often battling social norms, he is the recipient of several awards, including a National Film Award and four Filmfare Awards. He has appeared in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 list of 2013 and 2019. Time named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2020.
Birthday: 14 September 1984
“Kitna Aasan Tha Bachpan Mein Sulana Humko, Neend Aa Jaati Thi Pariyon Ki Kahani Sun Kar” – Ayushmann Khurrana
“Life is the biggest workshop: you have to observe life. You have to be one with the milieu more than anything else.” –Ayushmann Khurrana
“I have taken lot of risks in life, and I believe that life is about taking risks.” – Ayushmann Khurrana
14. Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz is an American former actress and model. One of the most prolific and bankable actresses of her era, she is known for her 20-year career in film. The recipient of multiple accolades, including nominations for four Golden Globe Awards, a BAFTA Award and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Diaz was named the highest-paid Hollywood actress over 40 in 2013.
Birthday: August 30, 1972
“I’m like every other woman: a closet full of clothes, but nothing to wear: So I wear jeans. ” – Cameron Diaz
“Convenience is not an acceptable foundational value for society. It’s a disease. “- Cameron Diaz
“I don’t believe you should make fun of anyone but yourself. “- Cameron Diaz
15. Melissa McCarthy
Melissa McCarthy is an American actress, comedian, producer, writer, and fashion designer. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Primetime Emmy Awards and nominations for two Academy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. McCarthy was named by Time as one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2016, and she has been featured multiple times in annual rankings of the highest-paid actresses in the world.
Birthday: August 26, 1970
“There was a three-year chunk as a teen where I should have been tranquilized and put in a cage.” –Melissa McCarthy
“Everybody’s a train wreck in their own very special way. But there’s something wildly freeing about someone who’s unapologetic, who knows they’re a wreck and doesn’t even try to hide it, just bulldozes through life.” –Melissa McCarthy
“I have caught my reflection and thought, ‘Oof. That girl is struggling. That girl is tired.’ I’ve had mornings where I’m like, ‘Oh God, I have weird hair.’” – Melissa McCarthy
16. Shania Twain
Shania Twain is a Canadian singer and songwriter. She has sold over 100 million records, making her the best-selling female artist in country music history and one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Her success garnered her several honorific titles including the “Queen of Country Pop”. Billboard named her the leader of the ’90s country-pop crossover stars.
Birthday: August 28, 1965
“It’s important to give it all you have while you have the chance.” — Shania Twain
“Life unravels the way it does, and it has an effect on you, but you have to take responsibility for dealing with it.” — Shania Twain
“Find your self-esteem and be forever free to dream.” — Shania Twain
16. Bill Murray
Bill Murray is an American actor and comedian, known for his deadpan delivery. He rose to fame on The National Lampoon Radio Hour (1973–1974) before becoming a national presence on Saturday Night Live from 1977 to 1980, where he received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series.
Birthday: September 21, 1950
“We’re Americans! Do you know what that means? It means our forefathers were kicked out of every decent country in the world.” — Bill Murray
“My iPhone has 2 million times the storage of the 1969 Apollo 11 computer. They went to the moon. I throw birds at pig houses.” — Bill Murray
“Disneyland. The world’s biggest people trap, built by a mouse.” — Bill Murray
17. Sofia Richie
Sofia Richie is an American social media personality, model, and fashion designer. She has been featured in campaigns by a number of major brands including Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, and Adidas.
Birthday: August 24, 1998
“You’re a socialite because you’re born into it. That’s not what I want.” – Sofia Richie
“I grew up watching my dad be a singer, so it’s something I’ve always been interested in.” –Sofia Richie
“I’m always in the studio with my dad. I’ve written a few songs. I’ll start off writing rhymes, then freestyles, then I add in beats.” –Sofia Richie
18. John Mulaney
John Mulaney is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. Mulaney is also known for his children’s musical comedy special John Mulaney & the Sack Lunch Bunch (2019) which was released on Netflix.
Birthday: August 26, 1982
“I look back on being 17 and think, ‘Oh my God, how did I not die?’” –John Mulaney
“The more you do stuff, the better you get at dealing with how you still fail at it a lot of the time.” –John Mulaney
“I like making fun of myself a lot. I like being made fun of, too. I’ve always enjoyed it.” –John Mulaney
19. Bebe Rexha
Bebe Rexha is an American singer and songwriter. Rexha has also seen success with several collaborations including “Hey Mama” with David Guetta, Nicki Minaj and Afrojack, “Me, Myself & I” with G-Eazy, “In the Name of Love” with Martin Garrix, and “Meant to Be” with Florida Georgia Line, the latter of which had large success as a country crossover single, peaking at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States.
Birthday: August 30, 1989
“Sometimes it gets a little too bubblegum for me, but what I do love about K Pop videos is their attention to detail, and their choreography and dancing are always spot-on.” –Bebe Rexha
“We don’t wake up happy and looking absolutely perfect and feeling amazing every day, you know? We’re only human. So I think, with me, I’m not really scared to let people see that – because it’s real.” –Bebe Rexha
“I’m proud of my work and how far I’ve come, and I’m proud of the way that I did it.” –Bebe Rexha
20. Chris Pine
Chris Pine is an American actor. Pine made his feature film debut as Lord Devereaux in The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004). Pine also voiced Jack Frost in Rise of the Guardians (2012).
Birthday: August 26, 1980
“The only thing you sometimes have control over is perspective. You don’t have control over your situation. But you have a choice about how you view it.” — Chris Pine
“The more you are positive and say: “I want to have a good life.” The more you build that reality for yourself; by creating the life that you want.” — Chris Pine
“I am critical of myself like everyone else. You go to a movie theater and you are forty feet high. I had bad skin as a teenager and I am a shy person, but I think I am in the perfect business to fight my insecurities. You have to learn to love yourself and say ‘I am pretty cool’ instead of being so critical. You can easily fall into the trap of doing that.” — Chris Pine