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63 of the Best Capricorn Quotes

63 of the Best Capricorn Quotes

Capricorns are represented by the goat and they are born between December 22nd and January 19th. Capricorns love rules and usually always follow them, too much freedom can be overwhelming to them. Traditions are not just a thing of the past with a Capricorn, they value traditions and try to follow them. Forgetting important information or even conversations are not something a Capricorn does, they usually remember it all. Organization is key to a Capricorn’s life. Even if things in their life seem unorganized to you, they always know where everything is and everything has its place.

Capricorns are really good at controlling themselves, extremely good at managing things, and responsible. In general, be forewarned that they do not forgive easily, think they know everything, and always expect the worst!

We rounded up the best quotes for our readers…enjoy!

Capricorn Quotes

  1. “Capricorns are very intuitive and good at reading people. Nine times out of ten, their first impressions of you will be right.” – Unknown
  2. “You either learn from your experiences or go back and do the same thing, and I learned from my experiences.” – Mary J Blige, Capricorn, New York magazine interview
  3. “I’m a man that’s unique to the world. That’s kind of the star I was born under – on the cusp of Capricorn and Aquarius. My mother is Irish-American, and my father is Afro-Panamanian, so it’s kind of been the story of my life to be a bridge between different cultures and different styles, and musically, that’s between jazz and R&B.” – Jose James
  4. “It doesn’t matter if a Capricorn is not right, you won’t make him change his mind, no matter what you do!” – Unknown
  5. “Goats are fierce, independent, at the beck of no man. Everyone, even the king, respects the goat.” – P.J. Hetherhouse
  6. “Capricorns are exceptionally abiding friends and will be there for the people who mean the most to them, especially in moments of emotional distress.” – Astro Poets: Your Guides to the Zodiac by Alex Dimitrov and Dorothea Lasky
  7. “If you are offended by Capricorn’s words, know that they only let out 1%.” – Unknown
  8. “So you think karma’s cruel? That’s because you’ve never made a Capricorn angry.” – Unknown
  9. “I’m a Capricorn, actually.” – Bill Keller
  10. “We wear a lot of labels in our lives, and it’s so very easy to be defined by them. We have grown somehow accustomed to thinking of ourselves as a size eight or a size fourteen, as a capricorn or a taurus, as single or in love.” – Ally Carter
  11. “I think it’s never too late to learn or it’s a lesson that’s good to continue learning that you need to treat everyone on a set with respect.” – Allison Brie, Capricorn, Entertainment Weekly interview
  12. “Usually, Capricorn has rigidity in his way of behaving and being.” – Unknown
  13. “You have no idea what Capricorns are capable of.” – Unknown
  14. “I’m a typical Capricorn. I’m hardworking, loyal, sometimes stubborn, and I don’t believe in astrology.” – Jonah Peretti
  15. “Capricorn is born with a keen awareness of this Earthly limitation and is thus determined to make things happen during its lifetime. They’re known for their serious focus, especially in youth.” – Elisabeth Grace
  16. “Expressing their emotions is not their thing; they care about the final result.” – Unknown
  17. “Never underestimate the power of a Capricorn for self-preservation. Somehow, the odds get evened.” – Linda Goodman’s Sun Signs
  18. “Everything has a solution, and Capricorn knows where to find one.” – Unknown
  19. “I’m a Capricorn and I’m mad loyal – mad loyal! – and I will always look for the good in people.” – Jeannie Mai
  20. “Capricorns accumulate experience, which they apply to everything new they do.” – Unknown
  21. “Relentlessly achieve Capricorn! Even if you feel like there is nothing else you can do, strive to master something new anyway! In the end, you will find yourself with a long list of accomplishments and overcomes challenges that will mark your name, and these things you have done should bring you joy in the later years of your life because you decided that you would never quit. We are all rooting for you!” – Bellatuscana
  22. “Capricorn is the sign of success. This is why you’ve earned the reputation of being a hardworking, business-savvy money magnet.” – Astrology for Happiness and Success by Mecca Woods
  23. “A Capricorn may never truly forgive you, but they will try to be mature and cordial towards you in public.” – Unknown
  24. “A Capricorn is happy in their own way. They don’t disturb and don’t like being disturbed.” – Unknown
  25. “I’m a Capricorn, and they flower late.” – Marianne Faithfull
  26. “And I heard them say “Home!” and I knew them / For souls of the felled / On the earth’s nether bord / Under Capricorn, whither they’d warred, / And I neared in my awe, and gave heedfulness to them / With breathings inheld.” – Thomas Hardy
  27. “You are perfectly cast in your life. I can’t imagine anyone but you in the role. Go play.” – Lin-Manuel Miranda, Capricorn, Twitter
  28. “A Capricorn is good by fair means, but by foul means, you’d better leave.” – Unknown
  29. “For a Capricorn, no one will ever be harder on him than himself.” – Unknown
  30. “I’m not making millions here, and because I’m a Capricorn I save up. You have to save for winter.” – Betty Gabriel
  31. “Naturally, I’m a Virgo, we believe in astrology. And you’re Capricorn so you don’t.” – Katia
  32. “Extreme pride is very typical of a Capricorn.” – Unknown
  33. “Preferring to become friends first, the Capricorn lover likes to build a solid foundation in all areas of life. Capricorns know that love takes work and that it’s more than a feeling.” – Emmalea Russo for Cosmopolitan
  34. “If a Capricorn has said goodbye, don’t even bother coming back.” – Unknown
  35. “I remember vividly, as a kid, my mother had ‘Jesus Was a Capricorn’ and used to listen to it over and over and over.” – W. Earl Brown
  36. “When a Capricorn has a problem with someone, it is impossible for him to hide their sneering face.” – Unknown
  37. “Me? I’m a Capricorn. Everybody knows that Capricorns don’t believe in the horoscope!” – Officer Pete Malloy
  38. “I’m not that much of a serious person. I’m a Capricorn. I just get on with it.” – FKA Twigs, WFPK interview
  39. “Making an effort is not a problem for a Capricorn.” – Unknown
  40. “Capricorn can be one of the worst zodiac signs if you provoke them.” – Unknown
  41. “I very seldom compromise. I am a Capricorn.” – Carolina Herrera
  42. “It’s a good thing Capricorns are able to deal with crushing disappointment.” – Kyle Anderson
  43. “Goats are fierce, independent, at the beck of no man. Everyone, even the king, respects the goat.” – P.J. Hetherhouse, Tales of the Zodiac – The Goat’s Tale
  44. “Disappointments make Capricorn open their eyes and close their heart.” – Unknown
  45. “A relationship with a Capricorn is built around tangible, physical connection. Capricorn needs to spend quality time with their lover. ” – Aliza Kelly for Cosmopolitan
  46. “Capricorns are intelligent and have great capacity for abstraction.” – Unknown
  47. “A Capricorn would rather struggle in silence than, admit a weakness and ask for help.” – Megan Scott
  48. “A Capricorn doesn’t care what anyone else says. They are happy with their own ideologies.” – Unknown
  49. “We’re all liars when it serves our purpose.” – Cornelia Funke
  50. “Success is only meaningful and enjoyable if it feels like your own.” – Michelle Obama, Capricorn, Oregon State University commencement address, 2012
  51. “The signs that seem the most compatible with the Capricorn include a loyal Taurus and a practical Virgo.” – Unknown
  52. “If you love a Capricorn, take care to tell Capricorn how you feel on a regular basis; this sign fears rejection and will open up slowly if not encouraged. If you are expressive, you will find Capricorn surprisingly passionate.” – K.C. Jones
  53. “A Capricorn can’t stand depending on anyone but themselves.” – Unknown
  54. “This is dedicated to a flirty Gem from a grumpy Cap. He knows who he is.” – Anyta Sunday, Gemini Rules Capricorn
  55. “Well, I think the thing about love is that even though the things around us change, we as human beings, a lot of the ways we interact, and the ways we love each other is timeless. It requires trust, honesty, commitment, romance, and physical chemistry.” – John Legend, Capricorn, ELLE interview
  56. “Capricorns only like to walk in safe and familiar places.” – Unknown
  57. “A Capricorn has few friends, but the ones they have are true ones.” – Unknown
  58. “You can tell a lot about someone’s personality if you know his star sign -Jesus, born on 25 December, fed the five thousand, walked on water -typical Capricorn.” – Harry Hill
  59. “Generally speaking, it is Pisces who provides most of the emotional input into your relationship but that doesn’t mean The Goat is unfeeling or insensitive. Moreover, it is the Fish who provides the extreme highs and low in your relationship and, strangely enough, it is this rollercoaster ride that helps Pisces cope with the monotony and routine and control that is the Goat’s preferred way of living.” – Rosemary Breen
  60. “Find out who you are and do it on purpose.” – Dolly Parton, Capricorn, Twitter
  61. “If you betray a Capricorn, they will take revenge.” – Unknown
  62. “Capricorns don’t care about your money, cars or clothes. They just want your love, loyalty and dedication.” – Unknown
  63. “Capricorns like to stay in one place. I have to go to work in places like New York, but basically, I don’t want to go anywhere. One time, I got a trip around the world for doing something on television, and the travel agent was so excited, I gave her the tickets.” – Charles Nelson Reilly

Related: See other Astrological Earth Sign Quotes – Virgo Quotes and Taurus Quotes

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Music, family and traditions are the keys to the happiness of a Capricorn. Rising to the top with their expertise and experience, A Capricorn always tries to learn from their mistakes. This sign loves a good challenge so challenge your Capricorn friend or yourself to find one of these quotes that isn’t relatable.