Earth is the element of longevity. Earth thinks generationally.
When contemplating projects or opportunities, earth naturally considers the long term ramifications. This can be challenging for the other elements, who are more short term and immediate in their thinking, especially wind and fire. Water will go with the flow, but sees itself as being so capable of changing form that it doesn’t get attached to outcomes. Earth is attached to outcomes. Part of the reason for earth’s success and longevity is its observance of laws and statutes. Earth’s tendency is to want to cling to predictable ways of doing things. Earth loves habits, and patterns, and seasonal ways of accomplishing tasks. Earth loves following rules and procedures. Earth is the elder son who always tries to do the right thing. Earth can rejoice in knowing that the fruit of the obedience will be numerous descendants of good.
What laws and rules and habits do you cling to, and love to follow?
Do you realize that your discipline is one of your greatest strengths?
Can you remember this fact when the other elements seem more attractive to others?
Are you an Earth? Grounded. Productive. Dependable. Discover how much Earth you have by taking the Path Elements Assessment. You might just discover that you married your opposite Element since opposites attract. This discovery could shift and change the way you see each other, your relationships and those you spend the most time with.