Before you build a successful relationship, you must be happy with yourself. Although this site serves to be a guide for those seeking committed and meaningful relationships, it also encourages people to put things into perspective. Yes, it would be ideal for you to find the love of your life and live happily ever after. But keep in mind, also, that it is always better to be alone than with the wrong person. Simply put, if the worst thing that ever happens to you is your ending up single and having only to take care of yourself, that’s a pretty good deal.
Lesson # 8: Be Happy With and By Yourself
I say this because it is imperative for every one to be happy being by (and doing things by) herself/himself before she/he can be truly happy with another person. Being open to true love is one thing. Being desperate is another. You are not desperate. You are not seeking someone to complete you. Rather, you are seeking someone who compliments you.
Now that we have that established, get out there and do some fishing!