Why Talking Is Not Enough: Eight Loving Actions That Will Transform Your Marriage

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Why Talking Is Not Enough, written by Susan Page, author ofthe acclaimed bestseller If I’m So Wonderful, Why Am IStill Single? presents a novel relationship strategy based onsubtle, powerful changes in your own actions. This methodshows you the magic of “Keep your mouth out of it!”Page’s pioneering eight-step program invites you to give upproblem solving and move directly to a warmer, more loving and funrelationship, based on universal spiritual principles.

In this book you will learn how to transform your relationshipinto a Spiritual Partnership by adopting these Eight LovingActions:

  • Adopt a Spirit of Good Will
  • Give Up Problem Solving
  • Act as If
  • Practice Restraint
  • Balance Giving and Taking
  • Act on Your Own
  • Practice Acceptance
  • Practice Compassion

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"Susan Page has done it again—brilliantly! Never beforehave I been so convinced that actions speak louder than words.Think about this irony—a spiritual partnership that requiresonly one person to make it work."
—Stephen R. Covey, author, The 7 Habits of HighlyEffective People and The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness toGreatness

"Clearly, a cutting-edge book! Page offers a new paradigm forcouples that she calls Spiritual Partnership. Taking issue withmuch marital therapy based on communication, conflict resolution,and problem solving, she encourages partners to view theirrelationship as a spiritual practice. A fresh and challengingapproach! I recommend this book to all couples."
—Harville Hendrix, author, Getting the Love You Wantand coauthor (with Helen LaKelly Hunt), Receiving Love

"This book is simply wonderful."
—Christiane Northrup, M.D., author, Mother-DaughterWisdom, The Wisdom of Menopause, and Women's Bodies,Women's Wisdom

"If you've ever said, 'I talk until I'm blue in the face,' or'If I've told you once, I've told you a million times,' it's timeto quit reciting the same old thing and read this book! It offersfail-proof, loving, action-oriented methods for getting through toyour spouse and creating more connection and intimacy. With Page'sdown-to-earth, simple-to-implement tools, you will quickly see thatwhen it comes to relationship change, it's easier done thansaid!"
—Michele Weiner-Davis, author, Divorce Busting

"Susan Page presents a strong case that actions speak louderthan words. Far from being hard to do, Susan Page's ideas are hardnot to do, once you have been introduced to them. I highlyrecommend this book!"
—Anthony Robbins, author, Awaken the Giant Within andUnlimited Power

"A fresh and challenging approach! I recommend this book to allcouples."
—Harville Hendrix

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Are you in a difficult relationship and need help getting back on track? Do you want to enhance your happy marriage? Or maybe you are single and long for a loving relationship. Here is a breakthrough approach that offers an alternative to the conventional "talk it through and compromise" formula.

Why Talking Is Not Enough, written by Susan Page, author of the acclaimed bestseller If I'm So Wonderful, Why Am I Still Single? presents a novel relationship strategy based on subtle, powerful changes in your own actions. This method shows you the magic of "Keep your mouth out of it!" Page's pioneering eight-step program invites you to give up problem solving and move directly to a warmer, more loving and fun relationship, based on universal spiritual principles.

In this book you will learn how to transform your relationship into a Spiritual Partnership by adopting these Eight Loving Actions:

  • Adopt a Spirit of Good Will
  • Give Up Problem Solving
  • Act as If
  • Practice Restraint
  • Balance Giving and Taking
  • Act on Your Own
  • Practice Acceptance
  • Practice Compassion

Why Talking Is Not Enough includes specific experiments you can use to create a loving Spiritual Partnership. It will transform your thinking about why good relationships work.

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