It is important to keep a detached viewpoint and to have a positive belief system if you want to manifest miracles in your life. You will need to work hard, develop sound judgment and use your mental energies to the best of your ability if you want to be successful. You will know how to get your own way as you have a sense of style that endears you to people who you will be coming in contact with. Use downtime to examine your motivations. Prepare for a miracle.
If you were born on August 17th, you have a very quiet temperament and a strong desire to protect your private life. Your inner sensitivity may not be obvious from your proud exterior. An independent thinker, you benefit from being well educated or skillful. You are a natural adviser to others.
Daily thought for August 17th: He who never sacrificed a present to a future good, or a personal to a general one, can speak of happiness only as the blind speak of color.