Quotes have always spoken to both of us in different, but very special ways.

Here is a list of 10 quotes about relationships, from some of our favorite people, for you!

There are some comments and resources at the bottom of each quote.

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YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE RESPONSIBLE FOR SOMEONE'S FEELINGS TO ACKNOWLEDGE THEM. - MICHAEL P. NICHOLS Click To Tweet

To read more about feelings and responsibility, check out this HuffPo article.

 

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YOU BECOME WHAT YOU BELIEVE. YOU ARE WHERE YOU ARE TODAY IN YOUR LIFE BASED ON EVERYTHING YOU HAVE BELIEVED. - @Oprah Click To Tweet

So much of what Oprah is talking about in this quote has to do with the law of attraction and manifestation. We become what we think we are. If you want to read more about that, check out this article about the 3 biggest misconceptions about manifestation.

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CONFLICT IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN TO LOVE OUR PARTNER BETTER OVER TIME . - DR. JULIE GOTTMAN @gottmaninst Click To Tweet

Many individuals and couples view conflict as a bad thing. It’s not. Conflict is actually a wonderful opportunity for growth. For more info about this, check out our info on Revive Your Relationship™’s Conflict Management Module!

Also, you can navigate conflict more effectively with your FREE WWC COMMUNICATION SCRIPTS! 

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EVERY POSITIVE THING YOU DO IN YOUR RELATIONSHIP IS FOREPLAY. -DR. JOHN GOTTMAN @gottmaninst Click To Tweet

How cool is this?! Dr. John Gottman (who we talk about alllllll the timeeee) has done over 40 years of research on couples and what makes them a “master” or “disaster”. He says this. This is good. Do more positive things and…. well… you’ll see. 🙂

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LOVE IS A BEHAVIOR. - @drjillmurray Click To Tweet

Love is a verb, not a noun. Want to practice more love in your communication? You can download your FREE WWC Communication Scripts here! Also, for more on this, check our guest blogger Sally Kathryn’s blog post on this exact topic!

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SOMETIMES LIFE CALLS UPON US TO BE UNBEARABLY COURAGEOUS. - @drjennmann Click To Tweet

This quote could be interpreted in many different ways – but for this application of this blog post, let’s discuss it in the context of relationships. Has there ever been a time when you’ve felt like you had to muster up all the courage in the world to do something? Maybe it’s asking for something? Whatever it is for you…. #bebrave.

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CONFLICT IS GROWTH TRYING TO HAPPEN. - @harvillehelen Click To Tweet

This is the truth. Check out RYR™ for more about this.

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STRIVING FOR EXCELLENCE MOTIVATES YOU; STRIVING FOR PERFECTION IS DEMORALIZING. - DR. HARRIET BRAIKER Click To Tweet

From Rachel: Dr. Harriet Braiker wrote the book that changed my life, The Disease to Please. Check her out – and read this quote over and over again… especially for my fellow perfectionists {or recovering perfectionists} out there. <3

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PROMISE ME YOU'LL ALWAYS REMEMBER: YOU'RE BRAVER THAN YOU BELIEVE, STRONGER THAN YOU SEEM, AND SMARTER THAN YOU THINK. - CHRISTOPHER ROBIN Click To Tweet

Had to toss this lovely, sweet, quote. You are more than you believe. You gotta know that.

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PEOPLE AND THINGS DO NOT UPSET US, RATHER WE UPSET OURSELVES BY BELIEVING THAT THEY CAN UPSET US. - @albertellis Click To Tweet

Albert Ellis is a hero. He created the term “should-ing” and “must-urbating”. You can check him out here.

Which of these quotes speak to you? What emotions do they bring up? Who’s your favorite? Share in the comment section below or join us in our free FB Group to continue the discussion! You can request access by clicking here.