The Zodiac sign Libra is the eighth in the zodiac. It belongs to the air element and is controlled by Venus. It is the sole non-living Zodiac sign, represented by Scales. Libra is the scale that Astraea wields in Greek mythology. The scale is reported to be fashioned of Scorpion claws hacked down by the Romans around the fall equinox. Libra is the sign of justice, equilibrium, stability, and equanimity.
Librans prefer to be surrounded by beauty and harmony. They have a tendency to go overboard at times. Librans are compassionate and empathetic because Venus is their ruling planet. They are intuitive, but can be shy and silent at times. They are, nonetheless, skilled debaters who are not afraid to state their thoughts
Librans have diplomatic, artistic, graceful, idealistic, objective, hospitable, and peaceful qualities. They are outgoing people that enjoy interacting with others. They enjoy trying new things, going on adventures, and being in nature. They could be effective mediators and diplomats because they understand the need of maintaining peace and harmony. Librans are continuously on the lookout for ways to make the world a better place. Indecisiveness, dependability, superficiality, thoughtlessness, and flirtatiousness are some of their flaws. They also take a long time to make decisions.