20 People On What They Learned About Love From Their Parents


1. “Love from my parents taught me that no matter what life throws at you that you can pick yourself back up and move on!” –Michelle, 30

2. “I learned that sometimes love runs out, no matter how hard you try.” –Jessica, 22

3. “That love will be tested throughout the years by circumstances you can’t even imagine. It’s not always perfect, but that’s just life, finding someone who’s there for every up and down.” –Kim, 26

4. “They taught me that love is a choice. You can’t help who you fall in love with, but you can choose every day to love them the way they deserve.” –Alex, 23

5. “Always kiss after you fight.” –Mike, 27

6. “I learned that life is never perfect, things happen and it’s okay to fight, but it’s more important to never give up on each other. And communication is key.” –Gabrielle, 22

7. “They taught me that it’s possible to be with someone for over 30 years and still love them like you did when you were 20. They taught me what unconditional love is.” –Laine, 24

8. “I learned that love doesn’t only have to pertain to your partner or spouse, but love is unconditional. My parents love my sister and me more than I could ever imagine, and if you love someone you should always tell them because it’s good to hear.” –Samantha, 26

9. “I learned that I would be lucky to have a relationship like my parents. They’re best friends and that’s what I want, to love and marry my best friend.” –Carly, 28

10. “Be with someone who is your emotional age, not your actual age.” –Lexi, 23

11. “That no matter where you go, you will always stay faithful towards your partner and love them as if you would see them every day.” –Dan, 30

12. “I still watch my dad grab my mom’s ass. They’re 50. True love never dies out.” –Matt, 26

13. “Love is hard work. You have to deal with the hardships all the time, but overcoming them is so rewarding. You have to always support each other, it makes your relationship stronger and you’re never too old to stop flirting with each other.” –Brooke, 24

14. “It’s possible to fall in love when you’re young and you don’t need to show everyone else how you feel as long as each other knows.” –Brad, 25

15. “You have to love yourself first before you can love another.” –Adam, 35

16. “Finding love can be so easy, love is supposed to be easy at first, but to keep it you need to work for it. If you truly love someone you fight for them and make them fit in your world or fit into their world. You may not always agree on things, but at the end of the day you are always there for each other and you put your differences aside for one another.” –Steph, 21

17. “Love is a fragile thing that you don’t take lightly.” –Cam, 33

18. “Never, ever go to bed mad at each other.” –Mitch, 24

19. “Love is endless, no matter what my parents love me through the good, the bad and the ugly.” –Maria, 27

20. “My mom taught me to feel when you want to feel and to not let anyone tell you it’s too sensitive or too dramatic.” –Laura, 23 Thought Catalog Logo Mark

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