"Don't expect to become perfect at once. If you do, you will be disappointed. Be better today than you were yesterday, and be better tomorrow than you are today." - Lorenzo Snow Every day we start from where we are.
What should a marriage relationship really look like? In the current turbulent discussions surrounding marriage, the answer can be pretty hard to figure out. Fortunately, we can to look to the temple for answers.
Joseph Smith married Fanny Alger before he even had the sealing power. She was his first plural wife according to the gospel topics essay titled "plural marriage in Kirtland and Nauvoo" on lds dot org.
if you feel UNclean Unloved Unhappy Unworthy Unwhole remember all that is unfair about life can be made right through the atonement of Jesus Christ. -Elder Timothy J. Dyches, October 2013 General Conference - I LOVED this quote