When it comes to loving a Capricorn, there are numerous things that you really need to know.

The best way to describe the intricacy of loving Capricorns is this quote:

“Every heart sings a song, incomplete until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.”  ~Plato

Capricorns are one of the zodiac’s most practical, earthy, and introspective signs. They are also persistent, ambitious, and quite determined. However, when it comes to love, Capricorns are very secretive. As a matter of fact, it can be not easy to interpret how they are feeling.

Even when Capricorns are in love, they have a casual disposition, which can be downright perplexing. Likewise, these types are not fond of displaying their emotions. Quite the reverse, they will generally have a poised and stable nature.

However, other characteristics outshine their cool and collected selves. Here are fifteen things to know if you love a Capricorn:


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1 – Goal Oriented

Capricorns always focus on the reward at the end of the road. Whether it’s a nice office downtown or a simple baseball cap, they conquer their goals. Oftentimes it appears that they’re scattered and confused, when in fact they have a method to their multi-tasking.

Besides, this sign likes to be “on”, especially when negotiating a new business deal. In honesty, Capricorns are relentless when it comes to getting what they want. They will stop at nothing and will not waste time. If you are on their list of “wants,”; you will definitely know it.

2 – Brutal Honesty

One of the benefits of dating this star sign is that they will always tell you the truth. However, their honesty is not always in their favor. They don’t know the meaning of “the truth hurts.” Likewise, they are not always a crowd pleaser and will often say the wrong thing when being truthful.

Capricorns can also sense when someone is not honest. So if you want to keep Capricorns around – always be genuine and never have false pretenses.

3 – Capricorns Have High Standards

Those born under this sign have lofty standards. They don’t desire a road trip to the beach–they want the luxurious Mediterranean getaway.

Additionally, this zodiac sign places great importance on reliability, achievements, and living the good life. They also want a partner that has the same standards.

Capricorns are not too finicky about how much money they make or their intelligence. However, they require someone who can carry on an interesting conversation when they finally take a break from work.

4 – Capricorns Are Hard Workers

When compared to another zodiac sign, this sign ranks as one of the hardest workers. Their work is an obsession. It’s because they need stability and financial security. In addition, don’t expect their days off from work to be reserved for adventure. Generally, their weekends are filled with side jobs or new ideas.

If you’re in love with a Capricorn, it doesn’t hurt to remind them to take a break occasionally. In truth, they will be thankful that you helped them escape from their daily grind. Because they don’t always know when to stop and take a break.

5 – Fiercely Competitive

A keyword to describe this zodiac sign is competitive. To top it off, they are smart and intellectual, making them daunting competitors or excellent colleagues. In truth, it is best to be on their side and not on the opposing team.

If you’re in love with the magnificent Capricorn, make sure to leave your pride and heart aside when it’s game night. They are fierce competitors and will likely win at Scrabble, Chess, and other competitive board games. If your relationship or pride cannot handle continually losing, then it is best to skip game night and seek other pastimes together.

However, if you play on a sports team, your love will make the perfect mascot or your favorite loudest cheerleader. In fact, they’ll be your biggest supporter and will be a boisterous onlookers in the stands.

6 – Reliable and Loyal

Capricorns are very family-oriented and committed to their people. Frequently they spend more time with their family than with you. It is wise to be a little independent and carefree. Otherwise, their commitment to the family may cause unnecessary friction.

They also expect you to love all their family and friends. It is considered an honor if they invite you into their family. You can also gain extra brownie points when you help clean up after an event or dinner.

When Capricorns are in love, they are very devoted and passionate. According to Astroyogi on Capricorns Lovers, there is no need to worry about stability and loyalty when a Capricorn is in love with you.

7 – Committed to Their Loved Ones

Capricorns are quite loyal. Besides, having more than one relationship takes too much time away from work. They are also slow in making commitments. This sign wants to be absolutely sure that you are worth it. If they are dating you, then it is a good indicator that they like you. Once they take the plunge into a relationship, they are very committed.

Underneath the thick layers of skin, Capricorns are really quite sensitive. Once they show you their heart, know that they are serious, loyal and dedicated.

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8 – They Will Show You Their Sensitive Side

There are certain clues to look for when you want to know if this dedicated person likes or possibly loves you. One of the first indications that show they care is when they expose their sensitive side. The sign is renowned for its stability and can often have a serious disposition.

You will discover that Capricorns are quite sensitive once you get to know them. They will divulge their feelings a little at a time. Respectively, Capricorns will be very attentive and learn everything about you. Also, you can count on them when you need a shoulder to lean on.

Another indicator that they like (or love) you is when they are nurturing. This zodiac sign is concerned about being a good provider. Capricorns also like to show you that they care about the world around them.

9 – They Will Be Shy at First

Capricorns have an elusive approach to love. They are often quite shy when meeting new people. On the other hand, once they have the full “scoop” on the situation they’re able to make the first advance on the person they like.

Although Capricorns make the first move, they will develop a relationship slowly. Sometimes it can be weeks or even months before they contact you again. Don’t worry! This type of courtship is typical of Capricorns.

In truth, Capricorns like to savor every moment. They don’t want to hurry the first stages of a promising romance.

10 – They Will Adjust Their Work Schedules to See You

Capricorns are one of the hardest workers in the zodiac. A good indicator that they care for you is when they adjust their work schedule to be with you. This sign is a workaholic! If you happen to work a lot, Capricorns are sympathetic and will understand. You can count on their full support.

Capricorns will desire to be with you so much that they will rearrange their work-life balance when in love. In fact, they will even leave work early so they can spend more time with you. To top it off, there will be weekend retreats that are spontaneous and impulsive. According to Love to Know, you will know they are interested in you when they change their plans so that their plans revolve around you.

Remember, when they desire to spend all their time with you and skip some of their work, then you know that are falling for you.

11 – Capricorn Will be Thoughtful and Share Their Desires

The first impression of your love is that they are all about business. However, underneath their ordinary exterior is a fulfilled and rich well-being. When Capricorns like you, they will express their deeper emotional selves. In addition, they will enjoy long intellectual talks with people they are attracted to.

Expect to talk in-depth about psychology, philosophy, and symbolism with Capricorns. They express the desire to find a deeper meaning in life. However, they only express these feelings to the people they care for.

When a Capricorn loves someone, they will tell you how they feel about everything. Their thoughts and feeling will be all-inclusive. Capricorns will also want to hear your ideas about the meaning of life.

Capricorns in love will also try to analyze romance. In fact, they can be entirely rational about the meaning of love and love talking about it.

12 – They Want to Talk About the Relationship

Capricorns like boundaries. If they like you, they want to discuss the relationship arrangement. For example, they want to know what to expect, what you like, what you don’t like, and so forth. At all costs, they want to avoid misunderstandings.

Besides that, Capricorns want to make you feel content and desired. Once everything is “organized,” they are capable of relaxing and open to love. However, Capricorns will first make sure no important rules are being broken.

When your love finally sets boundaries, they show you they respect and admire you. Count your blessings when they add boundaries and structure to the relationship; they like you!

13 – They Will Separate Sex from Love

Capricorns are renowned for being giving lovers. Yet, when Capricorns like someone, they separate love from sex. In truth, they will take their time when it comes to matters of the heart. But they will give of themselves freely when it comes to casual affairs.

Truthfully, when Capricorns fall in love, they take intimacy quite seriously. They will relish every minute of courtship before sleeping with someone. Capricorns separate the physical desire from the romantic foundation that they wish to build with you.

Also, when Capricorns decide to be with you, it will be very well-planned and romantic.

capricorn zodiac sign14 – They Will Be Playful

Capricorns are very playful when they decide that they like you. Their wit and dry sense of humor will keep you laughing and entertained. Their objective is to keep things on the lighter side, so you are happy. Frankly, Capricorns will often take on life’s burdens so that you remain content.

Capricorns are also very affectionate. They love to show affection. You can expect a lot of touching and kissing. Often there is a lot of public affection when they fall in love. As well, they are proud of you and want to show you off.

15 – They Will Let You Take the Lead

Capricorns love independent partners. They take pride in their partner when they have goals and careers. In fact, they find it very attractive when you are independent and not afraid to voice your beliefs.

Capricorn men are attracted to a robust and powerful woman and will let you take the lead. They want to be fair and equal. In fact, when in love they do not mind if their partner is the boss (regardless of gender). In fact, the male Capricorn finds a strong woman quite attractive.

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Falling in love with a Capricorn can be a complicated ride. But hang on for the duration of the journey. You’ll find it worth savoring every second of your time.