Love Is Not Enough

Society idealizes passion. Chasing that feeling of “falling in love” can be like a drug: seductive and exciting in the moment, but draining the long run. Healthy relationships cannot depend on love and romance alone. In fact, unrealistic expectations that “love will conquer all” can ultimately sabotage the relationship. While romance in relationship is important, this article lays out some sobering truths that should be considered for a successful long term relationship.

Mark Manson