6 Things to Do to Improve Your Relationship | TIME
Eric Barker stashed this in Diabolical Plans For World Domination
5 to 1
Keep that ratio in mind. You need five good things for every bad thing in order to keep a happy relationship:
A 2.9: 1 means you are headed for a divorce. You need a 5: 1 ratio to predict a strong and loving marriage— five positive statements for every critical statement you make of your spouse.