Seven of Pentacles
The basic meaning of the card (Rider-Waite)
The basic meaning of the Seven of Pentacles (Rider-Waite) is patience, hard work, and evaluation of results. The card shows a man looking at seven pentacles growing on a bush, symbolizing that his work has started to bear fruit. This card encourages you to have patience and continue working towards your goals, but also to take time to evaluate your success and ponder your next step.
When the Seven of Pentacles is reversed, it indicates that you have invested time and energy into something and now it is time to see the results of your work. You may need to be patient and keep working hard, but it is also important to reflect on your progress and plan for the future. The card can also suggest that you need to take a break to recuperate and consider your priorities.
If the Seven of Pentacles appears in a reading about your career, it could mean that you are in a period of evaluation and reflection. You may have been working hard and starting to see results, but it is important to take a pause and consider your goals and priorities. The card encourages you to have patience and continue working towards your goals, but also to be aware of your progress and plan for the future.