49 Leo Quotes That Reveal The Personality Traits Of The Lions

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A list of celebrity Leo quotes that tell the truth of the real Lions

Big personality, big mouth, and bigger hearts, you either love them or hate them.

Being a daughter to a Leo mom, I had the privilege to see her owning her classroom (she was a teacher) when I was a kid. Since then, Leo pretty much always gets me in awe. 

Leo are bold, confident, and 100% themselves. Their charm often makes them a good leader. And yes, they can be bossy and even arrogant. But it’s their talent and hard work that earn them the attention they deserve. 

So what are the hidden personality traits of Leo? Here is a list of Leo quotes from Leo celebrities that may shed some light on this question.

Leo quotes that reveal the personality traits of Lions

Leo are confident and ambitious

Lions stand firmly behind their ambition and goals. Optimism and pride flow in Leo’s blood. And they are not afraid to show it. Sometimes it can be interpreted as arrogant. 

But they don’t just talk about it. Lions work hard to achieve what they want. And they couldn’t care less if their success gets people jealous.

Need proof? Check out these Leo quotes from the big names.

I would like to be remembered as someone who did the best she could with the talent she had - J. K. Rowling - Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

I would like to be remembered as someone who did the best she could with the talent she had.
– J. K. Rowling

You always want to win. That is why you play tennis, because you love the sport and try to be the best you can at it.
– Roger Federer

If you're positive and really excited and enthusiastic about what you're doing, it's going to happen, and it's going to happen big time- Shawn Mendes- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

I work so hard to make sure I’m successful. If you’re positive and really excited and enthusiastic about what you’re doing, it’s going to happen, and it’s going to happen big time.
– Shawn Mendes

Even as far back as when I started acting at 14, I know I've never considered failure - Jennifer Lawrence- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

Even as far back as when I started acting at 14, I know I’ve never considered failure.
– Jennifer Lawrence

They love the attention and can be approval-seeking

One key personality traits of Leo is that their love for the spotlight. They are the king of the jungle, and they need to be looked up to and admired, obviously. If you want to piss off Leo (something I don’t suggest), complete ignorance will do the job. 

Leo can be contradictory. They are aware of how good they are. But at the same time, they need applause to feel assured. Show your big cat friend some love, it would mean more than you expect.

Nobody likes to be picked on. Nobody.
– Whitney Houston

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike - J. K. Rowling- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.
– J. K. Rowling

I’m young, and I’m a girl, so, when I post something, I want to see what people are saying or what they think of my photos.
– Kylie Jenner

You are physically up for scrutiny by everyone and you hear everyone’s opinion.
– Karlie Kloss

Leo take risks and are ready to experiment

Adventurous, fearless, Leo are usually pioneers in their own field. Unlike Libra, Leo follow their heart and go all-in even when things are not looking promising (yet). 

One thing that makes Leo successful is the way they handle failure: they don’t let temporary setbacks get to them. If they fail, they will pick themselves up and try again. Relentlessness and courage are the Leo qualities that often push them towards excellence.

If you are Leo, take a look at the following Leo quotes, and you’ll know you are in good company.

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time - Barack Obama- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
– Barack Obama

Anything's possible if you've got enough nerve - J. K. Rowling- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.
– J. K. Rowling

I don’t feel frightened; I feel challenged.
– Jennifer Lopez

It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default.
– J. K. Rowling

Sometimes the only way to win is to die trying - Joe Jonas- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

Sometimes the only way to win is to die trying.
– Joe Jonas

I don’t really regret anything.
– Kylie Jenner

A lot of why I do something is just the novelty of the experience.
– Edward Norton

I am my own experiment. I am my own work of art - Madonna- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

I am my own experiment. I am my own work of art.
– Madonna

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I’m a very spontaneous person. When I see something that might be fun or different, I will try it.
– Shawn Mendes

They care about how they look

Funny enough, Leo need to look a certain way to feel comfortable about themselves. At home, they can wear flip-flops and sweatpants and call it a day. But in social settings, they have to be gorgeous to make an entrance. They aim to shock everyone, always.

I’m just fiercely protective. It’s like, that’s my lair and nobody messes with my lair.
– Whitney Houston

If they ever do my life story, whoever plays me needs lots of hair color and high heels.
– Charlize Theron

Honestly, what I think set everything off is when I cut my hair off when I was 16 and dyed it blue. After that, I just felt so free and wanted to experiment with my look.
– Kylie Jenner

Paparazzi need more flattering lenses.
– Sandra Bullock

I don’t leave the house without thinking of how to represent myself.
– Taylor Momsen

Determined and reliable, Leo are born leaders

Leo are no quitters. They won’t give up until they are proud and they won’t hide from their responsibilities either. That’s why they will always end up in the leading roles, whether in corporate or in school. Great communication skills, charm and remarkable work ethics, they are the whole package.

It’s only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.
– Barack Obama

I always had to prove myself through my actions. Be a cheerleader. Be class president. Be the editor of the newspaper.
– Halle Berry

The moment you are old enough to take the wheel, responsibility lies with you.
– J. K. Rowling

I'm Pisces with Leo rising. The Pisces part is the dreamer. The Leo says, ‘Let's execute."- Quincy Jones- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

I’m Pisces with Leo rising. The Pisces part is the dreamer. The Leo says, ‘Let’s execute.”
– Quincy Jones

The future rewards those who press on- Barack Obama- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on.
– Barack Obama

Leo are real and 100% themselves

They are an open book. Want fake compliments? Don’t go to Leo. They will not hesitate to tell you whatever the truth is. Sometimes they can be too talkative or annoying.

But one thing Leo won’t do is lying, lying to others or themselves. They don’t hide their opinions, emotions, or pretend to be someone else for acceptance. That’s why though they can get on people’s nerves, Leo will still have the most loyal friends.  

Don't try too hard to be something you're not - Daniel Radcliffe- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

Don’t try too hard to be something you’re not.
– Daniel Radcliffe

I am the result of the good choices I’ve made and the bad choices.
– Madonna

I like to think that if I were gay I would be out. Rupert Everett-style.
– Ben Affleck

I try to keep it real. I don’t have time to worry about what I’m projecting to the world. I’m just busy being myself.
– Demi Lovato

I was a chatty kid.
– Chris Hemsworth

I’m aware that I can be annoying.
– Sandra Bullock

If you think something about you is just weird and out of the ordinary, I just think that’s so dope.
– Kylie Jenner

There's nothing I despise more than people trying to be something that they're not - Charlize Theron- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

There’s nothing I despise more than people trying to be something that they’re not.
– Charlize Theron

When I’m hungry, I eat. When I’m thirsty, I drink. When I feel like saying something, I say it.
– Madonna

They are loyal lovers and can be romantic

As a Fire Sign, Leo are passionate lovers. They might not be verbal about their feelings. But when in a relationship, Leo become sentimental and even clingy. Big cats after all. 

I bring a lot to the table – love and loyalty and all the things that make a good relationship.
– Jennifer Lopez

I love coming home to somebody, I love being in a relationship - Daniel Radcliffe- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

I love coming home to somebody, I love being in a relationship.
– Daniel Radcliffe

To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return - Madonna- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return.
– Madonna

I’m a hopeless romantic and passionate person when it comes to love.
– Jennifer Lopez

Leo can put their trust in the wrong hands

Leo love those who love them. The ego sometimes impales their judgments and get them hurt by fake friends or fake people. So dear Lion, not everyone with a pretty mouth comes with good intention. Never give your heart out so easily. Let others earn your trust. 

Sometimes you don’t know who you can and cannot trust. I still learn that over and over again.
– Demi Lovato

There are certain people that are marked for death. I have my little list of those that treated me unfairly.
– Jennifer Lopez

They are self-aware and independent thinkers

It’s almost impossible to tell Leo what to do, which is similar to Taurus. They are confident for their decisions and let no one get in their way.

Leo know what they want and how to do it. You may call them headstrong or stubborn, but that won’t change their minds.

I only do what my gut tells me to. I think it’s smart to listen to other people’s advice, but at the end of the day, you’re the only one who can tell you what’s right for you.
– Jennifer Lopez

I decided long ago never to walk in anyone's shadow; if I fail, or if I succeed at least I did as I believe - Whitney Houston- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

I decided long ago never to walk in anyone’s shadow; if I fail, or if I succeed at least I did as I believe.
– Whitney Houston

I’m tough, ambitious, and I know exactly what I want.
– Madonna

I'm a thinker and feeler and dreamer and explorer - Alyson Stoner- Celebrity Leo quotes about Leo personality -  OurMindfulLife.com

I’m a thinker and feeler and dreamer and explorer.
– Alyson Stoner

No one makes me do anything I don’t want to do.
– Whitney Houston

Success, to me, is just doing things that I’m really proud of.
– Dua Lipa

You’ve got to love yourself first. You’ve got to be okay on your own before you can be okay with somebody else.
– Jennifer Lopez

Do you agree or disagree with these Leo quotes?

Are any of these Leo celebrities speaking your mind? Or do these Leo quotes remind you of one of your Leo friends? Tell me in the comment!

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