Capricorns are practical, extremely dedicated to their goals, taking things one-step at a time and being as realistic and pragmatic as possible. Capricorns are diligent, true workaholic, conscientious, very hardworking, cautious, seldom allowing themselves any sort of permissiveness; this makes them among the most reliable people to work with. They are more than happy to put in a full day at the office, realizing that it takes a lot of those days to reach the top. They are highly ambitious and will work their way up with patience and hard work.
Capricorns want to get to the top of their chosen field so that they can reap the benefits of success; namely fame, prestige and money. Life is one big project for them and they adapt this approach to everything they do, almost to the point of stubbornness. Capricorn sees the world as a harsh and exacting arena, always taking the most direct route, not afraid of hard work.
Capricorns have an admirable sense of discipline and a good head for managing finances. They make good business people, shrewd and hardworking, unlikely to take any rash decisions.
Capricorns are often long-lived and healthy into old age.