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What are the secrets to a happy marriage?

Answers (14)

freezingcoldinsummer said on
The secrets to a happy marriage are simple: be honest, loving, and don't go to bed angry. All relationships encounter issues, but if a couple agrees to pursue all matters with love and honesty, then it is possible to work through any obstacle.
Marriage.com said on
The secrets to a loving marriage can be summated in one word. RESPECT! Learning how to respect a partner’s joy, vision, view point, and growing edges serve a married couple well when trouble arises. Respect does not imply that you agree with your partner at all times and in all places. Respect means you have the ability to empathize with your partner, that is, to hear, appreciate, and rearticulate his or her position on a given issue or opportunity.
NELSON said on
There is research that proves that if you touch your partner more often in a day, it keeps your marriage stronger. This is because of the hormore oxytocin which gets released during touches from the significant one.
NGUYEN said on
Address problems when they begin to arise whether it is in the bed or it is about an argument. Talk about it and fix it. Never let it go out of hand as it piles up and comes out as a huge fight.
LOPEZ5 said on
Conflicts will happen in a happy marriage and it will always be a constructive conflict where both of them talk about the issue and share their dislikes and come to a conclusion on fixing the problem. This creates a warm feeling towards each other.
GARCIA said on
A happy marriage is where there is hectic work, pestering children, annoying boss, tiring fitness routine and an annoying neighbor the husband and wife take the time off to love each other and spend time with each other to show each other how much they love them.
NELSON said on
Accept your spouse the way he/she is. Marriage is the confluence of two people who have different idealogies, perspectives, theories, moral values, sexualities and many others. You cannot possibly agree on everything and hence understand and accept your spouse for who he/she is and this will give long-lasting results and keep the marriage happy.
COLE45 said on
Always remember that you are supposed to support and build each other up. If you realize that you are speaking negatively about your spouse to others, apologize to your spouse and tell them what is bothering you.
Sienna34 said on
The secrets to a long happy marriage include:
1.      Daily self-care for both partners.
2.      Dealing with conflict in a healthy, productive way.
3.      Trusting your spouse and earning their trust.
4.      Continuing to fan the spark of romance by doing fun things with your partner.
5.      Affirming his or hervision for life.
VannessaSharma said on
You are two different people who can never agree on something. Accept this fact and live with this. If you can muster this and understand, this is a big win for you. You can accept your spouse the way he/she is and get on with life happily.
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