Numerology 101: Innate Talents

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There are lots of reasons why knowing your Life Path is useful, but the most important one is that it helps you discover your talents. Your “talents” may be anything from exceptional skills to a high intellectual ability in a certain field or subject.

To learn how to calculate your life path, click here. Once you have your number, you’ll be able to proceed and find out your innate talents!


People who fall into this category are very creative, have high ideals, and possess many original ideas.

They like special or unique things, and don’t follow the latest trends. Regarding fashion, for example, they won’t get the popular hairstyle or buy a trendy new pair of boots. They prefer to style themselves outside of the box.

They are born with the natural ability to lead.. That is why they always end up becoming the leader in group work or groups of friends unintentionally.

They seek out competition, in order to measure their abilities or to prove their value. Competing will motivate them to improve themselves and to discover their full potential.

They are hard workers so they can handle many things independently.

Often people who fall under Life Path #1 are popular and domineering, which attracts others to pay close attention and respect them. Therefore it is normal to see them having lots of followers and being the center of a crowd.


People who fall into this category have special understanding of life, excellent writing skills, and are quick, intelligent thinkers.

They are good at analyzing and identifying. They also like to ask questions and solve problems, so they can see details which are easily missed by others.

They are good listeners and good at communicating. Because they work well with others and are fast learners, they can be good at jobs involving public relations.

They will often do things that they do not like to do, just to spend time with the people that they care about. For example, some people with Life Path #2 do not like watching movies, but they will go to the movie theatre because they want to be with their friends.

They are hard workers, and spend a lot of their time helping others. Once they have a clear goal, they will work persistently to achieve it.


The most obvious characteristic of people who fall under Life Path #3 is that they are quick to act. In a lecture, when a professor needs a student to help with something like a demonstration, normally most of the students who are willing to help are with Life Path #3. They are always the first to raise their hands or go to the stage.

They are also good at cheering people up. They love talking about the things that they are interested in, and they are always the life of the party.

They are fiercely loyal to friends and family. They will do anything they can to help them, and will love them without expecting anything in return.

People who fall under this category are good sellers, because they speak infectiously and are excellent at persuading others. They can sense the other person’s emotion and know when and how to affect them.


People who fall under this life path crave stability, for themselves and for their family. They are reliable and responsible, and always put their plans into action, rather than just talking about them.

They are smart, and good at planning, organizing and sorting. They can easily make a complex situation a simple one. Similarly, they are also good at summarizing large bits of information.

However, they are very cautious. They believe in thinking things through before acting, so that they can execute their plans to the best of their abilities.

They are very focused when pursuing their goals. Sometimes they will not stop until they accomplish what it is they are trying to do.


People who fall under Life Path #5 have very clear goals. Once they are sure about what they want, they are extremely persistent, sometimes to the point of being excessive.
They can easily adapt to change, and thrive in new environments. This makes for a good quality of life, which means people who fall under this category are generally happy and fulfilled.

They are very good speakers. This ability makes them excellent at dealing with people. When relaying information, their language is simple, clear and infectious. If this talent is used properly, those who fall under Life Path #5 can be excellent in politics and in business, as they can easily gain people’s trust.


Those who fall under Life Path #6 are multi-talented, therefore they are good at solving problems. No matter what the circumstances, they can always quickly find out what the problem is and how to fix it..

Because they pay attention to detail, they are excellent analyzers. This includes, but is not limited to, monitoring people’s moods and/or feelings, which means they are good at making people feel secure.

These people are natural-born healers. This doesn’t just include medicinal healing, either. If they are music composers, they can compose music which heals the pain of the listeners; if they are chefs, the dishes they make will be delicious and nutritious; if they are financial consultants, their customers would feel that they are trustworthy and capable of helping them out of a sticky spot.

People in this category have selfless spirits. They have big hearts and love helping others. When they see someone in pain, they will sympathise and help out as much as they can. If they are very successful in their careers, normally they also become great philanthropists. A good example is Michael Jackson (August 29, 1958).

People within the scope of Life Path #6 are constantly pursuing perfection in their life. They are very responsible and reliable. It is hard for them to say “no” so they will always help as much as they can – which may not always be a good thing. They care about their families and they are very loyal, so they are good lifelong partners.


These people are always lucky. They never have trouble finding resources or making good connections. Of course, it helps that they are incredibly likable and make friends easily – and friendship is always their priority. They have lots of friends, and many of them are close ones. They are good at dealing with relationships.

They are incredibly curious. They like to seek the truth by asking lots of questions and they have their own views and opinions. They are commentators, philosophers and researchers by nature.

They have accurate instincts, so they will often discover that they know more than they think, and they can solve problems easily. People in this category are always eager to explore and learn more.


People who fall under Life Path #8 are very responsible. They do not make promises easily but once they do, they will do the best to fulfill them; otherwise, they will feel anxious. This personality trait brings loyal, good-hearted friends to them.

They are good at dealing with sudden changes. When facing difficulties, they can quickly change their strategy. This is because they always have a backup plan.

They are incredibly generous, no matter what their income is. They are also naturally eager to do well in everything. Success is important to them, and they will always put their best foot forward. Because of this, many people who fall under Life Path #8 will become wealthy.

They are good at helping others discover themselves. They tend to work well with others. This is because they are good at organizing people and they have the potential to create opportunities for others. They have the abilities to be a good leader.


People with Life Path #9 can adapt to any situation because they are good at imitation. They are fast readers and learners, and they love to talk about what they have read or learned.

They are outgoing and fast to react. Because of this, they are good at communication and interpersonal relations. With these personality traits, they can easily get to know new people and find things to talk about in an unfamiliar environment. They also do their best to keep the peace; when they meet someone that they do not like, they would not let it show. They will continue being cheerful instead.

These people will always have lots of opportunities given to them, and they easily get approval from others.

I sincerely hope that you find these Life Path meanings beneficial, and that they help you get to know yourself better. Most importantly, Life Paths guide you to figuring out how to be “the real you”.

Emily is in her fourth year of Political Science. She loves studying and academics which follows into her research work. She's a stern black coffee drinker and is a proud Acadienne. When she's not working or doing school work, you can find Emily listening to 70s music on vinyl and watching Parks and Recreation. If you ask her about parliamentary institutions, she won't stop talking.