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Personality Traits of a Gemini

By: Libby Pelham BA - Updated: 15 Sep 2017 | comments*Discuss
Gemini Talkative Social Communication

The third sign of the zodiac is Gemini (May 22nd-June21st). The sign for Gemini is the Twins and it suits the Gemini personality perfectly. Geminis are well known for their dual nature. They seem to be constantly struggling to reconcile the two opposite and distinct parts of their personality. Because of their dual nature, they adapt well to new settings and make friends very easily.

However, Geminis find it hard to have an opinion about a certain topic because they are very good at seeing and understanding both sides of any situation. For example, they may disagree with abortion, yet sympathise with women who have them. This constant changeability causes many Geminis to be quite impulsive and impatient at times.

The Life of the Party

Geminis also love to talk. Because of this, and perhaps in part because of their impulsive behaviour, Geminis are usually the life of the party. They are lively and energetic as well as versatile and intellectual. Their minds are always working, which often results in them telling people what they are thinking. Their wit and humour attract people and because Geminis are such fun to be with, they are often surrounded by many loyal friends throughout their lives.

Geminis have a natural curiosity of all that is around them. This can be a positive thing, in that Geminis know a little about everything and are not shy about giving their opinion. Geminis are most unhappy when stuck in what they feel is a rut. It is not uncommon for Geminis to have several careers throughout their lives (as they get bored with one occupation). This restlessness can also cause many Geminis to have several lovers throughout their lives.

The Great Communicator

Because Geminis are such great communicators and their minds crave information, they love to know the latest news and gossip and enjoy being able to share it with others. Because they are such good communicators, they are frequently sought out by those seeking advice. However, because Geminis are so talkative, some may fear they are not able to keep secrets they are told in confidence.

Geminis love any means of communication, be it by the pen, computer, telephone, or face to face. Geminis gravitate to the arts such as acting, music, writing because they are so good at communication. Because of their great skills, Geminis are often able to persuade people to do almost anything.


Geminis are so sharp and quick, wanting to learn all they can, it can be a weakness. Their superficiality often leads them to skim things rather than exploring them in any depth. Geminis may be the true "Jack of all trades, master of none" because of their short attention spans.

Both male and female Geminis love to be social and charm the opposite sex. A Gemini's gregarious and fun loving nature can often be misinterpreted and they are often seen as flirts and teases. Geminis may be hard to pin down in a relationship as they crave change and freedom to come and go as they please.

Because Geminis are quick to act and talk, they may become frustrated with other signs that are not as quick to act.

Parts of the Body Ruled By Gemini

Hands, arms, shoulders, and lungs – Geminis may be susceptible to strains involving the arms and shoulders and may be prone to respiratory illnesses.

Famous Gemini's

  • Clint Eastwood
  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Johnny Depp
  • Judy Garland
  • Sir Lawrence Olivier
  • Bob Hope
  • John Wayne
  • Paul McCartney
  • Prince
  • Dean Martin
  • Lenny Kravitz
  • Bob Dylan
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Walt Whitman
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Iam Fleming
  • Joe Namath
  • Joe Montana
  • Venus Williams
  • John F. Kennedy
  • George Bush

Geminis can be very lively and exciting, but they also can be impatient if you cannot keep up with their frenzied thoughts. They make wonderful friends because there is never a dull moment, however, as lovers, they may be fickle if they get bored.

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Gemini's rule we know how special we are that is the true sign of us.luv 2 all Gemini's
Nathan - 15-Sep-17 @ 7:45 PM
I am Dyslexic and have H.D.A.D.my star sign Gemini is soaccurate I havewritten a book called the answer is yes now what is the question it's about how I turned 37p into £100 millionyou can get it on AmazonI think it will help and inspire any Gemini thanks. Neville Wright
Nev - 7-Jul-17 @ 6:03 AM
Everything said in the article is true.Knowledge of self !
Malè - 13-May-17 @ 6:40 PM
Omg so true I'm a Gemini and I told my friend about this (she is also a Gemini) we were shocked because all of this is true about us
Meh - 9-May-17 @ 3:04 AM
I'm a Gemini and all of this is just too true!!!!!It's like they took a picture of my soul and wrote it!! Wowowowow wow. This is awesmazing.
Neshy - 2-May-17 @ 5:22 PM
i'm a Gemini i always try to learn a bit of everything i always set up goals but sometimes i feel its not possible meanwhile i advice people to focus on their dream because they can become who ever they want its crazy what should i do
SonOfSuccess - 10-Apr-17 @ 3:52 PM
I see myself in every single sign that I've read...I guess my astrological sign is the "everything that it is to be human" sign. Those who put themselves in a box are destined to be ruled and limited by artificial boundaries.
ab - 7-Apr-17 @ 7:55 AM
Too accurate ! But I'm so glad Iv read this, now I can stop trying to change myself and learn to love all of me
LizzieAngela - 2-Mar-17 @ 12:36 PM
I been researching myself because there has been lots of pieces missing throughout my life not being able to understand myself because of how mysterious I am but now that I really been looking into who I really am and researching my Zodiac it's all in plain text of who I am and has made me realize alot and understand myself I guess I can't change this puzzling and mysteriouslife style of mine.....
Social Butterfly - 18-Feb-17 @ 8:03 PM
Now I know why my relationships never pan out I'm just a gemini simple I get it know thank you
Pavi - 30-Jan-17 @ 12:56 AM
This is true for the most partk of course its not gonna be 100% accurate. Especially the jack of all trades & master of nonebut I would rather have all skills & be balanced then only have 1 good skill & suck at almost everything else lol.
nickname - 18-Sep-16 @ 10:40 PM
I am gemini, my face is like a child
Lovely008 - 2-Sep-16 @ 11:16 AM
I am just in complete awe right now. Now I wanna know how I can get pegged to a T like this lol. Ok so I can tell you this, We are The most puzzling sign there is and it is true, if you are gonna try to figure me out, have fun . Oh and bring a lunch, you are in for a long haul. You will never sneak up on us either, and dont lie, ee see through you without braking a sweat lol. Should I go on ? Lol. And one more thing, If You bore me, lol, yea Im gone, blink.
CrazyBob - 8-Jul-16 @ 4:20 AM
Same! Im a gemini and practically all this is true!
Tisha - 25-Jun-15 @ 10:49 PM
Im a gemini most of this is true
Kyano Matzner - 9-Jun-15 @ 11:25 AM
@yana- I know it's scary isn't it? LOL
hagrid - 8-Oct-14 @ 10:14 AM
cant believe how much these ppl kno about me this is really scary lol
yana - 7-Oct-14 @ 10:00 PM
I am friends with a gemini guy..I love his friendship...he makes me feel special without trying He is honest sometimes too much but its ok.I hope we can be friends for life
chocolate - 13-Jun-14 @ 3:19 AM
Yah .....its really me !! Nt only in relation but also with friends too n to get rid of them I pick up a fight bt i really dont hate them bt get bore ..... does this only happens with me .....?? I DON'T WANNA BE LIKE THAT bt it happens. ..
dannu - 9-Jan-14 @ 7:54 AM
Most of these are true and scare me because I don't want to be like that in relationships...its sad to think this is my life story and I can find it on a website *no disrespect intended* I'm glad though because I can change the parts of this i dont want now I know what they are.
j<3r -ahnc - 28-Sep-13 @ 4:55 PM
Now I feel quite bad cos it's me to a tee lol I'm bad
Dawny - 15-Jul-12 @ 10:33 PM
i think Gemini is a sexy and loving and sexual sign!! such a joker
Ti - 10-May-12 @ 4:44 PM
i think that you only live one y.o.l.o
ti - 10-May-12 @ 4:43 PM
I find it so weird because for me alot of these are true but never knew they came with being a gemini. so many people think that I come across as two faced , I just always thought I was 'brutally honest' turns out we're apparently superficial LOL
JJ - 24-Oct-11 @ 11:47 PM
I'm a gemini and always catch common colds. Some of the traits are true, especially being a womanizing superficial cheater.
Shawny - 20-Oct-11 @ 5:07 PM
I am a gemini and some of the traits are definitely me.
Pat - 27-Sep-11 @ 6:20 PM
i am a gemini and i have asthma and i never knew being a gemini had anything to do with it.............and most of these tarits are true and i also had no idea that these traits came with being a gemini
Katy - 20-Jun-11 @ 10:24 PM
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