We’ve all heard this line before, that love needs understanding and compromise to be successful. And it’s definitely true. But love works best only when both partners understand each other and compromise for each other. If you give while your partner only takes, no matter how compromising or caring you are, you can’t hold on to happiness forever. And that’s where self respect comes into the picture. Self respect can make romance better and a relationship so much better too. After all, having self respect is the only way both of you can ever feel worthy of each other.
It’s very easy to confuse self respect with ego. And these two words aren’t very different in their [...]