How to pick a winner, not a whiner
Don't settle for less! Although nobody's perfect, you owe it to yourself to have high standards in your choice of boyfriend/girlfriend. Does the person you're dating demonstrate these qualities?:
Honesty: being truthful, no lies or half-truths.
Faithfulness: trustworthy, does what they say they'll do, doesn't talk behind your back.
Respectfulness: treats you and others with kindness, isn't rude or offensive.
Generosity: thinking more of someone else's needs rather than their own.
Authenticity: being sincere, genuine and reliable.
Perseverance: doing what they set out to do and then finishing what they've started even when it's difficult.
Patience: putting up with difficulties without complaining, bearing with faults in others.
Humor: ability to be joyful, light-hearted and fun.
Communication: being able to talk about feelings, dreams and goals
Compatibility: similar values, beliefs and lifestyles.