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Ace of Swords Tarot Card Meaning: General, Love and Career

Ace of Swords Tarot Card Meaning: General, Love and Career | Sun Moon Tribe

Upright Meanings

✨ GENERAL ✨

Keywords: 

Clarity of thought, planning a new venture, mental breakthroughs, assertiveness, positive decision-making, success, victory, truth

Meanings: 
  • The Ace of Swords represents having mental clarity and the ability to make right and assertive decisions
  • You are able to see clearly through foggy situations
  • A new beginning is on the horizon, bringing with it a brand new outlook on life
Advice: 
  • A healthy mindset will allow success and victory to flow through your life – ground your thoughts and remain optimistic about situations and events
  • “Ain’t nobody got time for that.” It’s time to rise and shine and speak your truth! It will be well-received!
  • Practice making good judgments – follow your heart but remember to use your mind as well

✨ LOVE ✨


Keywords: 

New beginnings, good communication, connecting with someone on an intellectual level, knowing what you want, shared goals and interests, mental alignment

Meanings: 
  • If you’re single, the Ace of Swords speaks of meeting somebody who you will have a strong intellectual connection with – expect interesting and exciting conversations that flow naturally
  • If you’re in a relationship, it is likely that you and your partner are mentally aligned and share very similar goals and interests
  • The Ace of Swords usually shows up when you are grounded and know exactly what you want and deserve in a relationship
Advice: 
  • Continue to express your feelings honestly and your relationship can only get stronger by the day
  • Always stay true to yourself and you will be able to achieve all that you desire

✨ CAREER & MONEY ✨

Keywords: 

New career opportunities, new projects, helpful colleagues, inspiration, promotions, business success, well-thought out ventures, problem solving, making right decisions

Meanings: 
  • If you are looking for the green light to pursue a business or career idea, the Ace of Swords is a big YES!
  • You have mastered decision-making and will make clear and right judgments that lead to victory and success
  • Having a clear purpose and practical plans will bring about triumph – you are ready for this!
Advice: 
  • The Ace of Swords is about the pre-planning and thinking process of a new venture – once you implement a good thought-out strategy, everything else will fall into place
  • Remember to weigh the pros and cons of each idea you have, as every decision will affect the future outcome
  • Set up some goals to help keep you on track with achieving success in your ideas

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Reversed Meanings

✨ GENERAL ✨

Keywords: 

Mental blocks, confusion, unable to see clearly, unworkable plans and ideas, cloudy judgement, making wrong decisions, poor communication

Meanings: 
  • When the Ace of Swords appears reversed, it can indicate that you are unable to think clearly about a situation
  • You may be making wrong decisions or running from the truth in order to avoid it
  • If you are planning something, the Ace of Swords reveals that there is a flaw in the plan and may not work out
  • Communication in important relationships is usually a struggle when the Ace of Swords appears reversed
Advice: 
  • Time to face the truth and realities of the situation – free yourself from the mental strongholds that are preventing you from moving forward
  • Start being more assertive and thoroughly think through the situation before making any judgments or decisions
  • Is your life becoming too routine and stagnant? Find sources of inspiration and allow your creative blockages to be released

✨ LOVE ✨


Keywords:

Lack of clear thinking, bad decisions, communication barriers or breakdowns, not knowing what you want, overthinking

Meanings: 
  • There is a lack of good judgment in your love life – poor decisions seem to be made over and over again
  • You are unable to communicate truthfully in relationships, therefore creating a weak foundation upon lies and deceit
  • There may be no common interests or goals in your relationship, causing a lot of mental clashing
Advice: 
  • Take a good look at yourself and be brutally honest about what you want in a relationship without the expense of hurting others
  • Learn to be truthful and assertive and say what you mean
  • By playing mental games with others, you risk losing the respect of others and also yourself

✨ CAREER & MONEY ✨

Keywords: 

Taking shortcuts, bad planning, big decisions made on a whim, no clear strategy, unable to save money, lack of success

Meanings: 
  • You tend to not think things through properly and act on a whim – whilst spontaneity is great in some situations, when it comes to business and money, correct planning ensures success
  • You have not set any plans for the future, you may be living pay check to pay check
  • Things may not be what it seems – what you have in mind can end up being very different in real life
Advice: 
  • Make sure you do all the research you possibly can before making any big decisions – remember, each choice will shape either the success or failure of an idea
  • Do you have a purpose set out for your goals? Gain clarity into why you want the things you want by examining your desires – once you know the ‘why’, you will be able to achieve what you truly desire
  • If money seems to be in a never ending cycle of living pay check to pay check, write out a financial plan to help you save and end the cycle

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Cassandra Chew

Cassandra Chew is the founder and content curator of Sun Moon Tribe. She has a keen interest in spirituality, metaphysics, sustainability and plant-based living. Being a small business owner herself, she is passionate about supporting and sharing the work of other local businesses. Along with running this journal, she pursues her creative interests through her design business and is an avid coffee enthusiast.

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