Scorpio and Aquarius
– Friendship Compatibility Profile :
When Scorpio and Aquarius form a friendship, it mingles different needs and different philosophies. Scorpio has an emotional intensity with which they face life. Aquarius has an unusual, idealistic world view. While Scorpio may be more introverted and prefer to work alone, Aquarius enjoys socializing with others. They may appear to have few common interests, but these two are both possessed of strong willpower. When they set this force to a common goal, they are assured of success and fun.
Both Scorpio and Aquarius can be difficult and opinionated. They like things the way they like them, no questions asked. Scorpio is probing, delving deeply into the hidden meaning of things. Aquarius is modern and does not enjoy detail. Scorpio will find Aquarius exciting, yet may feel frustrated trying to penetrate this revolutionary’s mind. Aquarius will not appreciate the possessiveness of a stinging Scorpion or the amount of attention they require, but they will find the intensity Scorpio provides to be a great support.
Scorpio is ruled by the Planets Mars and Pluto, and Aquarius is ruled by Saturn and Uranus. Mars is a radical, belligerent, aggressive and courageous masculine energy, and Pluto enlightens these impulses and adds a rebirthing, cyclical quality. Saturn is a cool, contained energy, and Uranus is about all things different and unusual. Mars is emotional, reacting without thinking things through; such is the nature of Scorpio. For Aquarius, Saturn is about hard work and discipline to achieve goals while Uranus determines thinking ahead. Scorpio will teach Aquarius about life based on emotional impulses and what it means to peek beneath the surface. Aquarius can teach Scorpio to be more aloof, to detach themselves from uncontrollable situations and to reevaluate their goals if they are off course.
Scorpio is a Water Sign, and Aquarius is an Air Sign. Aquarius moves through life with pure, inventive exploration, while Scorpio is more analytical. Scorpio looks for purpose, and Aquarius seeks the stimulating. These two may have a hard time figuring out where each other’s thoughts come from. These two may have confrontations if Scorpio is too overbearing or if Aquarius seems too cool and flippant and denies Scorpio reassurance. Both friends need to learn that they view the world in different ways and they should celebrate and laugh at their differences.
Scorpio and Aquarius are both Fixed Signs. Both can be rigid, opinionated and unyielding. Both companions tend to persist when laboring toward a goal. If they have a plan, they’ll stick to it until their efforts are rewarded. Once they have made up their minds that they can get things done together, they will never be discouraged from maintaining the friendship. If they have differing ideas, they may find that the Scorpion is the more tenacious, more dogmatic partner. If they each believe in the value of their close connection, they will be able to overcome any differences they come up against.
The best aspect of the Scorpio-Aquarius friendship is the capacity for victory and glory in their synergy. Both Signs have very powerful personalities, so neither will openly dominate the other. Once they can iron out their differences, come together and agree on their individuality, the fruits of this friendship can be sweet.