Horoscopes for Aug. 11, 2016

Birthdays: Chris Hemsworth, 33; Ashley Jensen, 47; Viola Davis, 51; Hulk Hogan, 63.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Bring about positive changes. Meditate, go on a retreat or learn something new that will help you move forward in a positive manner.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Pay close attention to how others respond to your requests. Their reactions will help you decide what your next move should be.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You’ll be questioned about your choices. Don’t give in to emotional blackmail, bribery or poor judgment.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): You will gather enough confidence to sway someone’s opinion and impress others with your insight and plans. Take charge of a project and put your knowledge and skills to use. Romance is encouraged. 5 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Fix your surroundings or you will be subject to criticism. Consider what you can learn in order to make financial gains. You shouldn’t have to spend a lot in order to raise your income.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Speak up, but be willing to listen to the feedback you receive. It’s important to compromise if you want to get things done.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Do your part or someone will complain. You may know how to keep the peace from a distance, but this time hands-on help will be required. Don’t waste time trying to talk your way out of a tough situation -- do something about it.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Let your emotions help you get a glimpse of what’s possible. Compassion and realistic solutions will help you get what you want personally and professionally.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Think twice before you make a move or get into a debate that governs your reputation or future prospects.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take pride in what you do and stay away from those who want to take advantage of you. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Step up the pace and take measures to finish what you start. Being responsible will help you avoid being tested by others. Trust in your abilities and get the job done.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Problems with friends and relatives will send you on a tailspin. Try to get along with your immediate family members, but don’t give in to a situation that you know is detrimental to your health or financial future.