When you repeatedly see the number 1 on various occasions throughout the day, it could be a spiritual sign.
The meaning of Angel Number 1 calls on us to act to make the things we want to happen.
One of the cardinal numbers, the significance of 1 is clear and unambiguous. The only person who can change our lives is us.
It wants to give us a confidence boost and let us know that we have what it takes. But, at the same time, it can be a warning not to become sabotaged by our own ego.
Your intuition will tell you whether seeing the number 1 repeatedly is coincidence or sign.
The same forces that draw your attention to the number let you know subconsciously to pay attention.
What Does Angel Number 1 Mean?
Seeing the Angel Number 1 is a reminder of the power that we have to shape our own lives.
It calls on us to take responsibility for our own success and happiness.
The 1 Angel Number is perhaps the strongest of all numbers.
It is one of the cardinal numbers (which include the digits 0-9), and seeing it in isolation can be a more resonant message than seeing a series of the digit, for example in Angel Number 1111.
The number 1 represents the creative forces of the universe. But these forces are not something that exists separately from us.
We are all creators through our actions, decisions, and attitudes.
If you are a number 1 in numerology, you are characterized as ambitious and powerful.
In that way you match the Magician, the number 1 card in the Major Arcana of the tarot deck. You have the power to create your own destiny.
It is a number of action and purpose.
3 Reasons you might see the Angel Number 1
There are a wide variety of reasons why you might keep seeing the Angel Number 1, but here are three of the most common.
1. You need to stop waiting and start doing
In life, there is a time to stop, evaluate and wait to see how things unfold, and there is a time to act.
If you see the Angel Number 1, it is almost certainly a time to act.
The number appears to tell us that we have the power to realize whatever plan or dream that we have in our minds, but we are going to need to create it with our own two hands.
It is time to start creating opportunities through hard work, determination, and self-belief.
Believing that you can is often the first step.
2. You need to decide what you want
The 1 Angel Number can show up when we are suffering from indecision.
We aren’t moving in a positive direction because we don’t know what direction we want to go in.
This often happens when we have two options that both seem equally appealing. We don’t want to commit to one and risk losing the other.
But the number 1 says that it is time to take the risk.
The only way to decide which path forward is best is to step back and seriously look at ourselves with complete honesty.
What are the things that are really important to us and that really drives us? And what are the things that we hold onto that belong in the past or are a social projection?
Distinguishing between these things will make the decision in front of you easier.
3. You need to realize your strengths
The Angel Number 1 might also show up when you need a bit of a confidence boost and need to start believing in yourself.
You are probably thinking that you can’t do something, you aren’t good enough for something, or you don’t deserve something.
The number 1 reminds us that those are all mental constructs, and that, in fact, we have the resources and the talents to do the things that we are meant to do and that we need to do.
You are stronger and more talented than you realize.
When you are in doubt, it is always a good idea to take baby steps and try and do little things towards your big goal.
Nothing will make you believe that you can achieve something big faster than achieving a lot of small things.
If you are frequently seeing 1, take this very popular and free personalized Numerology Video reading to help steer you in the right direction.
(Especially BEFORE making any major life decisions, planning any big moves, or saying any I do’s!)
What Does Angel Number 1 Mean in Love?
When it comes to love, the Angel Number 1 may firstly suggest that we need to take control of our relationships.
While love may feel like it “just happens”, relationships don’t.
Choosing to make a relationship work takes effort and commitment. It is time to start putting that in.
It can also be warning that we are perhaps too focussed on ourselves within a relationship, and perhaps we do not realize the negative impact that we are having on the person that we care about the most.
The number 1 will often whop up to draw our attention to this.
What Does the Angel Number 1 Mean Spiritually?
When it comes to spirituality, the number 1 again suggests that we need to take control of our spiritual journey.
We cannot just sit back and expect enlightenment to descend upon us. We need to invest in getting to know ourselves better.
It can also be a warning that it is our ego that is standing in the way.
If we are so sure of ourselves and so sure that we are right, we are not always hearing all the messages that we need.
Confidence is good, but remember that we are all works in progress.
What to do After Seeing the Angel Number 1
Seeing the Angel Number 1 is always a call to action.
It reminds us that we are responsible for creating our lives and making them what we want them to be.
If we aren’t happy with something, or we want more, it is up to us to make those things happen.
The number 1 will often want to give us a confidence boost and remind us of what exactly we are capable of.
But we need to be careful to not self-sabotage by letting our ego get in the way, or trying to accomplish everything.
Remember, you can have anything you want, but you can’t have everything you want. You do need to choose what is most important.