Very insightful take on lessons learned early in life


I recently watched a video by the School Of Life /featured  which discussed why most people will end up in unhappy marriages and was surprised to learn something so basic yet so valuable at the same time.

For most people, the first exchanges of a loving relationships are with our parents. As children, our parents are always there for us, tending to our every need. They see us in our worst states and still love us unconditionally. They comfort us when we are sad and praise us when we succeed. Even if we argue with them they will come back to us and resolve things – always wanting to make sure we are happy and loved.
As we move from childhood to adulthood we take those ideals and expectations that we have learnt over the first two decades of our life and apply them to relationships we have with…

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