Committing yourself to one person for the rest of your life is huge and being married takes a lot of effort.
Like almost everything, communication is the key and as long as you keep talking to each other any problems can and will be overcome.
Once you have chosen your life partner you must stick together through thick and thin, get to know each othersâ€™ weaknesses and celebrate your strengths. Try and do things together, find out what interests you both and take time out to relax in each othersâ€™ company.
Having external interests can also be beneficial; it would be very unhealthy just to do everything together. If you can get a good balance it can keep a relationship interesting as well as strong.
Great compromise will have to happen so it is detrimental to be stubborn and not give way sometimes to the needs of your partner. Make the time to talk and do not let worries fester, as they will just eat away at things and your relationship will quickly fall apart.
In life, there is always something going down and just so in a marriage, from the children to business matters and financial affairs nothing is ever going to be easy. A marriage is something that must be nurtured and looked after.
There are very many reasons why a couple chooses to go there separate ways and no-one takes breaking up as an easy option. However there are counselors trained to help couples through their problems and sometimes an outside party can be a big help for both parties.