Nothing is as unhealthy and dispiriting as being in a bad relationship.
Myth: If I don’t feel an instant attraction to someone, it’s not a relationship worth pursuing.
Fact: While there are health benefits that come with being in a healthy relationship, many people can be just as happy and fulfilled without being part of a couple.
Myth: Disagreements always create problems in a relationship.
Fact: Conflict doesn’t have to be negative or destructive.
Fact: It’s never too late to change any pattern of behavior.
Over time, and with enough effort, you can change the way you think, feel, and act.
Or maybe your dating history consists only of short, abrupt relationships where you or your partner gets bored too soon, and you don't know how to make a relationship last.
You could be attracted to the wrong type of person or keep making the same bad choices over and over, due to an unresolved issue from your past. Dating’s hard enough without the emotional baggage you may be bringing to the table.And when you’re having trouble finding a love connection, it’s all too easy to buy into the destructive myths out there about dating and relationships.Fact: This is an important myth to dispel, especially if you have a history of making inappropriate choices.Instant sexual attraction and lasting love do not necessarily go hand-in-hand.That’s why you may want to start by re-assessing your beliefs and expectations about love—especially if you’ve been burned repeatedly or have a poor track record when it comes to dating.