Horoscopes for Oct. 25, 2016

Birthdays: Ciara, 31; Katy Perry, 32; Josh Henderson, 35; Zachary Knighton, 38.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Pump up your energy and believe in what you are capable of doing. Don’t be misled by a fast talker with ulterior motives.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You have more control than you realize. You’ll get what you want if you ask. Your insight will impress someone who has something to offer. Business trips look promising.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Emotional issues will unfold if you overreact. Spending is not going to solve problems and may actually contribute to your stress.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don’t take on someone else’s responsibilities. You have far too much to lose if you don’t step up and concentrate on the things that will benefit you.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Making alterations to your living arrangements will cause inconveniences. You’ll be happy with the results, but not with the process.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Emotions will escalate and are best directed into projects that make you feel good and help you prepare for whatever happens.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Problems at home can be rectified if you take a practical approach and offer incentives that will motivate everyone to get along with each other.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’ll gain support by offering practical solutions with a unique twist. Your insight into what’s going on at home and at work will put you in a key position.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Emotional matters will surface, making you reconsider your options. Learn from past mistakes and do whatever is necessary to keep the peace.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Keep pressing forward with determination and intensity. A financial opportunity looks promising, but joint ventures do not.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t let mixed emotions or someone using manipulation stop you from getting things done. Promote your skills and look for new ways to bring in extra cash. You can rely on your past experiences.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Your emotions will tip the scale if you let what others do interfere with your well-being. Use your intelligence to reach your goals and do your best.