2(8, 17/8, 26/8, 35/8)

The Life Path 8 suggests that you entered this plane armed to lead, direct, organize and govern. You are very ambitious and goal-oriented. You will want to use your ambitions, your organizational ability, and your efficient approach to carve a satisfying niche for yourself. If you are a positive 8 you are endowed with tremendous potential for conceiving far-reaching schemes and ideas, and also possessing the tenacity and independence to follow them through to completion. In short, you were born to be an executive.

You know how to manage yourself and your environment. Your ability to judge the character and potential of the people around you is an asset used to your advantage. A large part of your success in life comes from how hard you work.

This Life Path is the most prone to producing workaholics. But your ability to spot good people and engage them in your endeavors is a special trait not to be overlooked. There is an inspirational quality in your makeup which allows you to become a great leader. You are practical and steady in your pursuit of major objectives, and you have the courage of your convictions when it comes to taking the necessary chances to get ahead.

With the Life Path of the number 8 you are focused on learning the satisfactions to be found in the material world. The Life Path 8 produces many powerful, confident and materially successful people. Most of your concerns involve money and learning of the power that comes with its proper manipulation.

This Life Path is perhaps the one that is the most concerned with and desirous of status as an ultimate measure of success. You want to be recognized for your hard work and achievements. The attainment of honors and acceptance into the club of executive leadership is all important. For this, you may find yourself very well suited to compete in the business world or in the political arena.

In relationships, you are frank, honest, and steadfast. You may be very much in love, but watch that you are not too busy and preoccupied to show it. Being the lavish provider is not always an adequate substitute for showing your devotion and affection in more personal ways. You have a great need for close personal relationships to mitigate and somehow soften your nature. You must find the time for love and keep it as an important project in your life.

The negative 8 can be dictatorial and often suppresses the enthusiasm and efforts of fellow member of the environment. Often, the strength of their own personality excludes close feelings for other people with whom they come in contact. Material gains and rewards often become issues of utmost importance, even to the neglect of family, home and peace of mind. Dedication to success can become an obsession. Emotional feelings are often suppressed by the negative 8, resulting in isolation and loneliness. All Life Path 8 people must avoid discounting the opinions of others.

Success, confidence, leadership and good judgment makes you a steady builder of most things, especially your home environment, financial security, career or business. You are a strong, forceful person who will demand the most out of yourself and others. Basically, you are very practical and like to have everything organized and pruned to your satisfaction. Others usually look to you for your organizational skills, advice and managerial abilities. Because of yourself assertive abilities, discipline and calculated caution, opposition from outside forces will not deter you from achieving your chosen goals in life. You know the value of the dollar, thereby, increasing your holdings and assets at every available opportunity. Others see you as a clear-headed, conscientious, far-sighted, principled person. You are apt to judge your friends and acquaintances by their wealth and success and perhaps setting those as their standards. A big calculated gamble, investments and real-estate, gives you a satisfied feeling of emotional and material security.

In your quest for wealth and power, you depend on your own intuitive judgment, resourcefulness and perseverance to accumulate bigger and better things. You are intolerant of negative people, yet you can be very cantankerous, hot-headed, impatient, possessive, uncooperative and indifferent to others. You must learn not to be so obsessed and selfish about your chosen goals, otherwise you may turn people off you. Luck will attract to you throughout your destiny, at times you may capitalize on an old or neglected enterprise and turn it around to a profitable on going venture. You are an effective sales person; people are often impressed by your ability to carry out your promises. Greed is your downfall, your militant, materialistic, one-track mind, may cause some limitations at times. Although, power and ruthless drives motivate your desire for success, you forget, you often carry other people along with you, at your own expense. You may also need a lesson or two about parent-hood, you can be bias and over disciplined.

With the Life Path of the number 8 you are focused on learning the satisfactions to be found in the material world. The Life Path 8 produces many powerful, confident and materially successful people. You are apt to be very independent, forceful and competitive. Your routine is involved in practical, down-to-earth affairs, and there is relatively little time for dreams and visions. You will want to use your ambitions, your organizational ability, and your efficient approach to carve a satisfying niche for yourself. Most of your concerns involve money and learning of the power that comes with its proper manipulation. This Life Path is perhaps the one that is the most concerned with and desirous of status, as an accompaniment to material success. If you are a positive 8 you are endowed with tremendous potential for conceiving far-reaching schemes and ideas, and also possessing the tenacity and independence to follow them through to completion. In short, you are well-equipped for competition in the business world or in other competitive fields of endeavor. You know how to manage yourself and your environment. You are practical and steady in your pursuit of major objectives, and you have the courage of your convictions when it comes to taking the necessary chances to get ahead.

The negative 8 can be dictatorial and often suppresses the enthusiasm and efforts of fellow member of the environment. Often, the strength of their own personality excludes close feelings for other people with whom they come in contact. Material gains and rewards often become issues of utmost importance, even to the neglect of family, home and peace of mind. Dedication to success can become an obsession. Emotional feelings are often suppressed by the negative 8, resulting in isolation and loneliness. All Life Path 8 people must avoid discounting the opinions of others.

Those with the 8 Life Path are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth. You have a great talent for management in all areas of life, especially in business and financial matters. You understand the material world; you intuitively know what makes virtually any enterprise work. Your talent lies not with the bookkeeping or petty management, but with greater vision, its purpose and its long-range goals.

You are a visionary and a bit reckless at the same time. You possess the ability to inspire people to join you in your quest, but often they are incapable of seeing what you see. Therefore, those around you need your continual guidance, inspiration, and encouragement. You must prod them into action, and direct them along the lines of your vision.

You attract financial success more than any other Life Path, but effort is required.

Your challenges in life are to achieve a high degree of detachment, and to understand that power and influence must be used for the benefit of mankind. Those born with the number 8 Life Path who do not understand the real relative value of money, are bound to suffer consequences of greed; they run the risk of losing it all. You must have the character and resilience of a true survivor. It is not uncommon for a person with your life path to experience major reverses including bankruptcy and financial failure, but you also have the talent and sheer guts to make more than a fortune, and to build many successful enterprises. More than most people, your failures in marriage can be extremely expensive for you.

Despite the difficulties that life presents, you will experience the satisfaction that comes from material wealth, and the power that comes with it.

Business, finance, real estate, law science (particularly history, archeology and physics), publishing, and the management of large institutions are among the vocational suits that fit you the best. You are naturally attracted to positions of influence and leadership- politics, social work, and teaching are the many areas where your abilities can shine. Civil government, sports, and journalism are other areas that require the characteristics of 8.

You are a good judge of character, which aids you well in attracting the right people to you. Most 8s are like large families, and they sometimes tend to keep others dependent longer than necessary. Although jovial in nature, you are not demonstrative in showing your love and affection. The desire for luxury and comfort is especially strong in you. Status is very important. You must avoid living above your means.

Your Life Path treads that dangerous ground where power and corruption lie. You may become too self-important, arrogant, and domineering, thinking that your way is the only way. This leads inevitably to isolation and conflict.

The people you run the risk of hurting the most are those you love: your family and friends.

Be careful of becoming too stubborn, intolerant, overbearing and impatient. These characteristics may be born early in the life of an 8 Life Path, who often learns these negative traits after suffering under a tyrannical parent, or a family burdened by repressive religious or intellectual dogmas. Those with the 8 Life Path usually possess a strong physique, which is a symptom of their inherent strength and resiliency.

Fate promises you prosperity and power. You will never know poverty and dependence, because your way is leading to the benefits of this world. Fame, power and wealth – are the three components of Life Path 8.

Administrative ability and organizational skills – are the tools that will help you to create a stable and dignified position for yourself and your family. Prosperity, success and humanity – are the reason and the effect of your growth.

With your instincts, you should choose a significant field of activity – the bigger is responsibility, the greater will be the reward, in both meanings: material and spiritual. The high authority and a clear idea of what is right, will open for you the way to your great achievements. Your interest in philanthropy and charitable organizations is extremely advantageous for them because you know how to get what is not available for the others, and thus, you can create the most successful projects. Productivity and agility, which are peculiar to the vibrations of your Life Path 8 Number, will allow you to save time, effort and energy in order to put them where they are needed most.

You are very perceptive and you understand the human nature, therefore you always empathize to those people, who are less gifted and successful than you. You do not get tired to give help to those who need it, and all what you donated is always getting back to you multiplied a hundred times.

Courage is one of major strengths of numerology life path 8 number. You frequently express this feature of yours, seeking equal rights for all people. You are always ready to defend the victims of injustice. Maybe sometimes you should be more careful, spending your powers on the others (and more selective).

Behind your commitment to the discipline and rejection of prejudice to the legitimate rights lies the destructive force that can serve evil as well, because the power is actually a monstrous weapon that you can use at your own discretion. However, if a negative nature of life path 8 will take you to the top and you’ll use your power to harm the others, you will never be able to enjoy the new-found wealth, because it will be with rotten. Why? Because only a sense of a well-done case and a righteous reward is giving you a real joy.

Material possessions will come to you without much effort. You will discover a sense of moral satisfaction from the fact that you had made something extraordinary with the help of abilities that are inherent only to you. You are not endowed with imagination, and so are advised to master all the new products that can lead to your chosen major goal, and then you will – no doubt – reach it.

With this deep compassion that you have for people your new-found wealth you will enjoy just because you can share it with those less fortunate. This is what you are constantly willing and doing.

Natural vocations and careers for life path 8 are big business and any other work involving finance, commerce, large corporations, top executive positions, banker, financial or political advisor, corporate lawyer, investment broker, purchasing agent, politician, urban planner, business analyst, civil engineer, athlete, manager of chain store, government official, manufacturer, school or college head.

Description: Eight is the number of material success or failure.  Number of Karma. Eight has to work hard, and often needs to do the same thing over before success is achieved. The Eight is a strong number, with the will, focus and drive to achieve its goals.

Expressing its feelings doesn’t come easy to the Eight, and it needs to avoid ill-health brought on by stress. Eight is a fine number, and often misunderstood by others less powerful than it. As a life path number, eight signifies material success, discipline and persistence. As an expression number it suggests business, managerial and financial aptitude. Eight is considered to be the number of karmic influences where we are called upon to pay debts incurred in this and previous lives. It represents hard work and lessons learned through experience, and can therefore be a difficult number for some because of the very restrictiveness of its nature. More than any other number, eight seeks money and material success. However, the hardships eight faces in pursuit of its rewards are extreme. Huge reversals in life are common for the eight.

Color – Violet
Life lessons
To have faith and trust in yourself.
To balance the material and spiritual.
To show love and affection freely.
To set realistic goals and find new paths.
Crystals to help you follow your life path and the lessons it brings
are all the Violet ones and crystals which vibrate to number 8.
These are; Lepidolite, Selenite, Celestite, Red calcite, Yellow Jasper,
Mookaite, Snowflake Obsidian, Afghan Diamond, Tigers Iron,
Serpentine, Beryl, Stibnite, Mother of Pearl, Jet and Dioptase.

Famous Life Path (8) Warriors

Famous people with this Life Path include: Giorgio Armani, Neil Armstrong, Lance Bass, Warren Beatty, Kate Beckinsale, Halle Berry, Jessica Biel, Bjork, Cate Blanchett, Helenna Bonham-Carter, Sandra Bullock, Naomi Campbell, Deepak Chopra, Cindy Crawford, Penelope Cruz, Matt Damon, Ted Danson, Hilary Duff, Bob Dylan, Anthony Edwards, Jane Fonda, Aretha Franklin, James Gandolfini, Andy Garcia, Richard Gere, Gene Hackman, Mariska Hargitay, Faith Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Enrique Iglesias, Don Imus, Tommy Lee Jones, Nathan Lane, David Mamet, Dylan McDermott, Sarah McLachlan, Paul Newman, Randy Quaid, Gloria Reuben, Natasha Richardson, Diane Sawyer, David Schwimmer, Martin Scorsese, Elisabeth J. Shue, Martha Stewart, Ben Stiller, Oliver Stone, Barbara Streisand, Elizabeth Taylor, James VanDerBeek, Robin Williams, and Yanni.