Thursday, February 26, 2009

Ten ways to be happy in marriage

By Jeff Herring

1. Often in marriage, especially in the early years, there is a choice: You can be right or you can be happy - not both. Choose wisely.
As a friend of mine said after his first year of marriage: "I finally figured out that the sun will come up tomorrow if we do it her way."


1 comment:

sunita said...

A long-lasting, happy marriage is about knowing your partner, being supportive, and being nice.
A happy marriage is based on is deep friendship, knowing each other well, having mutual respect, knowing when it makes sense to try to work out an issue, when it is not solvable.
Another important point to a happy marriage is to learn to celebrate gender differences, not compete with them.
The time to begin building a happy marriage is now.
The secret to a happy marriage is selflessness , putting the needs of your wife ahead of your own needs, helping her in little ways.
One of the main components of a happy marriage is that the spouses are able to forgive, that they do not hold grudges or act judgmental towards each other.
True, building a lasting, happy marriage is not easy, but it is certainly possible.
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