10 Commandments of Love

Amy Cunningham

These 10 commandments of love are little (and big) things to keep in mind as you walk the path of love. Read more words of wisdom from those who have been married the longest.

Commandment of Love #1
1. Give 100% of yourself to your partner all the time.

Commandment of Love #2
2. Treat your partner the way want to be treated each day, with love and respect.

Commandment of Love #3
3. Let your actions mimic your words. And vice versa.

Commandment of Love #4
4. Follow your heart, but listen to your mind.

Commandment of Love #5
5. Like AND Love.

Commandment of Love #6
6. Share your love, your hopes & fears, the work and the play.

Commandment of Love #7
7. Listen more than you speak.

Commandment of Love #8
8. Love is accepting, not expecting and supporting, not opposing.

Commandment of Love #9
9. Support growth, both in each other and together.

Commandment of Love #10
10. It isn't what happens in your life that matters most,
it is what your heart does with it, who it shares it with
and what together they learn from it.