The Life Path 1 suggests that you entered this plane with skills allowing you to become a leader type rather easily. Your nature is charged with individualistic desires, a demand for independence, and the need for personal attainment. Many of our military generals, corporate leaders, and political leaders are men and women having the Life Path 1. When you display positive 1 traits your mind is capable of significant creative inspiration, and it possesses the enthusiasm and drive to accomplish a great deal. You are very good at getting the ball rolling; initiating new projects is your forte. You are at your best when confronted with obstacles and challenges, as you combat these with strength and daring. This is both the physical and inner varieties of strength. With this strength come utter determination and the capability to lead. As a natural leader you have a flair for taking charge of any situation. You have a tendency to do this, even if, at times, it is not appropriate for you to do so.
Highly original, you may have talents as an inventor or innovator of some sort. In any work that you choose, your independent attitude can show through. You have very strong personal needs and desires, and you feel it is always necessary to follow your own convictions. You tire of routine and highly detailed tasks rather quickly.
You are ambitious and assertive in promoting yourself. Although you may hide the fact for social reasons, you can be self-centered and demand to have your way in many circumstances. That said, for the most part, you are considered very good company, friendly, good-nature, and a wonderful conversationalist. People like you and are drawn to you. It is a good thing they are, because you are very sensitive to disapproval and you don’t handle it very well.
There are several ways that the negative side of the 1 can show up. The 1 always has the potential for greatness as a leader, but they may fail as a follower. Unfortunately, sometimes you have to follow for a while before you are allowed to lead and this can be a difficult time. When the 1 Life Path person is not fully developed and expressing the negative side of this number, the demeanor may appear very dependent rather than independent, particularly in the early years. If you are expressing this negative trait of the number 1, you are likely to be very dissatisfied with your circumstances, and long for self-sufficiency. This might be defined as the weak or dependent side of the negative 1 Life Path. On the strong side of this negative curve, the 1 energy can become too self-serving, selfish and egotistical. Avoid being too bossy and demanding.
If you have a 1 Life Path, you are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind, and you demand freedom of thought and action. You have driven and determination. You don’t let anything or anyone stand in your way once you are committed to your goal. You assume your responsibility to be the protector and provider for those you love. You demand respect and attention, and you become irritated and even domineering when important things don’t go your way. You need to feel in command of important undertakings and you resist supportive roles. You seek the foreground and the limelight.
You are exceptionally creative and original, and you possess a touch of the unusual. Your approaches to problems are unique, and you have the courage to wander from the beaten path. You can be impatient with your shortcomings and those of others. You are very concerned with your status, and you foster the appearance of success and self-satisfaction. The need to appear well off propels you to strive for growth, success and the finer things in life.
You should watch out for selfishness, conceit and an over concern with appearance. You must guard against overzealous behavior, anger and aggressiveness. If these qualities are not brought under control, you could become excessively domineering, vindictive and even violent.
You perform best when you are left to your own devices. Ideally you should own your own business in construction or crafts, and you should be your own boss. Hold fast to your life’s dream, and work with the determination you possess to realize it.
You can become overly stressed by your driven nature. Be careful about the food you eat, and maintain an exercise program you enjoy. Competition sports are often a healthy outlet for a person with your drive, particularly sports that involve running and swimming.
Don’t let pride and overconfidence be your masters. Remember, your talents and abilities are a gift from a higher source, which should promote gratitude and humility rather than pride and conceit.
More often than not, a person with a 1 Life Path will achieve much in life as long as the drive, creativity, originality and pioneering spirit are fully employed. Your talents are varied and your potential for success is considerable. You may be attracted to business, the military or governmental institutions as long as you have a leadership role and the possibility to do things your way.
As a life path number, one signifies individuality and independence. You are ambitious and assertive in promoting yourself. You have very strong personal needs and desires. You tire of routine and highly detailed tasks rather quickly. Although you may hide the fact for social reasons, you can be self-centered and demand to have your way in many circumstances. You are considered very good company, friendly, good-natured, and a wonderful conversationalist. People like you and are drawn to you. It is a good thing they are, because you are very sensitive to disapproval and you don’t handle it very well.
You are a courageous, ambitious, organizing, adventurous, person with dynamic self-assertiveness and great independence. Your executive leadership ability, initiative and an enterprising spirit, is beyond reproach, a person who likes to be in control. Due to your extreme persistent and stubborn nature, it is difficult for you at times to follow orders, or be told what to do. This is why you make a better director or employer, than an employee. When the chips are down and the going gets rough, you appear to draw power from your vast energy source from within, this enables you overcome many obstacles and difficulties throughout your life.
At times, you show a lethargic, self-indulgent side to your personality, which makes you extremely changeable in mood, indifferent, reluctant, lazy and vulnerable. Since number one is a symbol of ego, boastfulness and greed, you must always be cautious and guard against your demanding, selfish, and impatient attitude. One of your most important lessons to learn throughout your life, be careful not to let your own interests, conflict with those of others, you could loose friends and make many enemies. You are usually first to get the blame when something goes wrong, or you may at times, suffer loss through other peoples mistakes.
Remember, others always expect you to be the one to stand up and deliver. You should never get involved in get-rich-quick schemes and pie in the sky ventures, nor should you lend money or your name to long range projects. You are a person who attracts money, but apt to spend it just as freely. New opportunities will always attract to you, sticking to one thing at a time may be difficult for you. Failure is one thing you do not accept gracefully. Always, think carefully before you speak or act, avoid making hasty or impulsive decisions, and never plan to far ahead, otherwise, you may not achieve your chosen goals.
The Life Path 1 drive in this life is characterized by individualist desires, independence, and the need for personal attainment. The purpose to be fulfilled on this Life Path is that of becoming independent. This is a two part learning process; first, you must learn to stand on your own two feet and learn not to depend on others. After you are indeed free and independent, you must learn to be a leader. Many of our Generals, corporate leaders, and political leaders are men and women having the Life Path number 1. The 1 always has the potential for greatness as a leader, but they may fail as a follower. Many 1’s spend most of their lives shaking off their dependent side. When this happens, there is little time left for enjoying the rewards to be gained through independence. The individual with Life Path 1 has to overcome an environment in which it is very easy to be dependent, and difficult to be independent.
A person with positive 1 traits abounds in creative inspiration, and possesses the enthusiasm and drive to accomplish a great deal. Your drive and potential for action comes directly from the enormous depth of strength you have. This is both the physical and inner varieties of strength. With this strength comes utter determination and the capability to lead. As a natural leader you have a flair for taking charge of any situation. Highly original, you may have talents as an inventor or innovator of some sort. In any work that you choose, your independent attitude can show through. You have very strong personal needs and desires, and you feel it is always necessary to follow your own convictions. You are ambitious, and either understand or must learn the need for aggressive action to promote yourself. Although you may hide the fact for social reasons, you are highly self-centered and demand to have your way in most circumstances.
When the 1 Life Path person is not fully developed and expressing the negative side of this number, the demeanor may appear very dependent rather than independent. If you are expressing this negative trait of the number 1, you are likely to be very dissatisfied with your circumstances, and long for self-sufficiency. This is defined as the weak or dependent side of the negative 1 Life Path. On the strong side of this negative curve, the 1 energy can become too self-serving, selfish and egotistical. Over-confidence and impatience mark this individual.
Just like in anything else, in a human character number “1” means – being a champion. Your bright personality and positive nature will provide you with the leadership in any area of life, where you will try yourself. And you will never be in a subordinate position. Your ambitions are based on the determination that makes you a respected person, skillfully demonstrating your knowledge and experience. Your originality, creativity and strong spirit will always help to implement any of your desires. You are endowed with organizational skills and can run any business – or home – easily and successfully.
Best for persons with life path 1 to start any project from a scratch and learn from your own mistakes. Keep your independence, no matter how hard your chosen career or personal life would be. Always make decisions by yourself and keep your ideas without paying any attention to the discordant chorus of advisers. New ideas and methods always come to you easily – over this ability and you are capable of making a great deal of money. You can start any business – success is guaranteed to you, no matter what you deepened in.
If only prudence and practical benefit not push you to the well-trodden path, you will always find new and exciting, uncharted ways, where you will find success. There is no need for you to repeat after anyone!
Persons with life path 1 are able to lead other people, whenever you’ll send your steps. After all, what are we going to do without the pioneers? How are we going to progress without new ideas?
In each case carefully select your assistants by yourself. You need someone who will unquestioningly follow your instructions, because your techniques are always innovative, and therefore your work requires the exact observance of the instructions. Do not let anyone to knock you out of the way or force you to change your decision. Let no one to interfere with what you’re doing – your way is usually the best!
Always take full responsibility bravely and do not worry, because you have the strength to overcome any obstacles – as a result you will only win. The negative side of your numerology life path 1 number’s vibration assumes the dictatorial tendencies and a lack of tact. Use diplomacy – with its help you can always reach your goals. And the dictate is undermining your chances for success. Hypersensitivity – another negative quality of your nature, requiring control. For example, you cannot stand when you are criticized, but in the same time to the others you have a very critical approach. Inferior to the best of your instincts, and then you will be able to resist the worst. Selfishness, a tendency to despondency and vanity – those features that are not making you any prettier, may even prevent you from achieving your desired results. But in general, the fate has prepared you for a great power and success, if you will take a leading role and will serve with faith and truth, with all your nobility.
Natural vocations and careers for life path 1 are head of department, director, executive, manager, foreman, inventor and promoter of new products or methods, owner of business, contractor, independent operator, and freelancer and generally a self-made personality.
1’s enjoy being the centers of attention. 1’s can be happy, loving, romantic, dynamic and charismatic. 1’s are quite creative, self-motivated and ambitious. This can lead them into positions of authority and power quite easily. Once this person makes up their mind to do something they seldom look back. They usually know what they want. Swift action and determination helps them to achieve goals and become successful. They like to initiate and make great leaders. 1’s can achieve much in their lifetime if they put their minds to it can be very unique people. If the 1’s use their energy in a positive way, they have the ability to attain much happiness, fulfillment, glory and fame within their lifetimes Many military generals, corporate leaders, and political figures have the Life Path 1.
On the negative side, 1’s can come times be egotistical, selfish and melodramatic. A common downfall is that they can become somewhat arrogant and dominant at times. You must try to avoid being too bossy and demanding. The 1 always has the potential for greatness as a leader, but they may fail as a follower unfortunately, sometimes you have to follow for a while before you are allowed to lead and this can be a difficult time for you. Sometimes a 1 person may appear very dependent rather than independent, particularly in the early years. You may be very dissatisfied with your life.
Color – Red
To lead or initiate projects.
To learn patience
To be assertive not aggressive.
Crystals to help you follow your life path and the lessons it brings
are all the Red ones and crystals which vibrate to number 1.
These are; Sunstone, Angelite, Turquoise, Aquamarine, Yellow Calcite,
Tree agate, Moss agate, Copper, Azurite, Lodestone, Rutilated Quartz,
Bronzite, Ocean jasper, Fuchsite, Azurite and Malachite and Obsidian.
Famous Life Path (1) Leaders
Famous people with this Life Path include: Tim Allen, Maya Angelou, Fiona Apple, James Arness, John Astin, Burt Bacharach, Erykah Badu, Drew Barrymore, David Blaine, Michael Bolton, James L. Brooks, Nicolas Cage, Jennifer Capriati, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Tom Clancy, George Clooney, Sean Connery, David Copperfield, Tom Cruise, Ice Cube, Daniel Day-Lewis, Brian Dennehy, Danny DeVito, Jakob Dylan, Kenneth Babyface Edmonds, Eminem, Sally Field, Tom Hanks, Angie Harmon, Holly Hunter, Elizabeth Hurley, Samuel L. Jackson, Billy Joel, Scarlett Johansson, Magic Johnson, Wynonna Judd, Larry King, Calvin Klein, Matt Lauer, Joanie Laurer, Matt LeBlanc, David Letterman, George Lucas, Tim McGraw, Alanis Morissette, Jack Nicholson, Shaquille ONeal, Joe Pesci, Dan Rather, Robert Redford, Paul Reiser, Geraldo Rivera, Alicia Silverstone, Jerry Springer, Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Christy Turlington, Veronica Webb, Kate Winslet, Tiger Woods, and Noah Wyle.