It's not an option for some people to fail. If they aren't in charge of a project, they won't be happy until they've achieved the level of achievement they've set out for themselves.
Read on to see which signs of the zodiac tend to be the most controlling, whether in a mild or extreme way.
They seek to be the focus of all eyes. If they don't feel like they're the center of attention, they'll exert extra effort to bring the focus back to themselves.
"They curate their reality to show themselves in the best light," Bennet adds. "They control those around them as well as the situations."
While these are certainly self-promoters, they are also open to constructive criticism and want to improve—but only if they have a hand in shaping the story.
"They take control simply because they don't trust anyone else to do it right," Bennet says. They're meticulous and like assigning jobs.
Virgos are known for being classic overthinkers, and their tendency to be control freaks comes quite naturally to them.
People will be more receptive to Virgo and view them less as controlling if they learn to give more positive feedback and constructive criticism.
Simply because they don't trust anyone to accomplish what they could do themselves, Capricorns have a reputation as the zodiac's largest control freaks.
When highly evolved, Scorpio is cooperative and transparent, but unless they learn to establish trust with others, they may not be as effective.
Marquardt claims that in order to present a certain image, these people suppress many of their true characteristics.