The symbol of Libra is a balancing scales, ruled by Venus. The focus of Libra is on harmony and is considered the sign for political power and leadership. Libra is skillful in business and trade, resulting in career success. It is also a social sign as being ruled by Venus and has a sensual nature; a flair for fashion, graceful, lives in comfort and loves to travel in foreign lands. Libra sometimes avoids conflict or responsibility, is chameleon like, charmingly manipulative and has a dual personality.