Being an empath these days is difficult, so it`s no wonder that dating one can be challenging. Still, no relationship is all milk and honey, requiring both of the partners to work and sacrifice so that it can succeed.
While being with an empath is challenging, these people posses certain personality traits which are worth the effort. Here are 11 reasons why empaths make the best type of relationship partners!
1. They love unconditionally
In addition to being intuitive and sensitive, empaths know how to use these powers to please and love their partner in whatever way are required. Empaths are genuine individuals, so you can be sure that the love and affection they convey is genuine and pure.
2. They are optimist
Empaths simply have to be optimistic as otherwise they would drown in the sadness and negativity they sense around them. This optimism is more than beneficial for their relationship as not only allows their partner not to bother with cheering them up on a daily basis but it also ensures that their partner will always have someone to put a smile on their face.
3. They create happiness
Empaths are great at radiating happiness and their genuine nature makes it even more compelling and contagious. Given they couldn’t be with a negative partner, you will always know that they are genuinely happy with you.
4. They will be able to closely relate to so many specific aspects of your personality
“Empathy is about finding echoes of another person in yourself.”- Mohsin Hamid
5. They are better at relating to human beings as they are to human emotions
“A prerequisite to empathy is simply paying attention to the person in pain.” – Daniel Goleman
6. They believe in relaxation and calmness over anger and aggression
“The opposite of anger is not calmness, its empathy.” – Mehmet Oz
7. They are healers
They are constantly trying to understand, ease, and reverse one`s pain, and they are genuinely doing as they feel better after helping one heal. Your well-being and happiness will be more important to your partner than to yourself!
8. They are open and honest-especially emotionally
Empaths are not capable of hiding their true emotions, so they don’t even bother trying. Even though this makes them vulnerable, if they didn’t believe that you are worth of their trust, they wouldn’t even be in a romantic relationship with you.
9. They are creative problem solvers
“When you start to develop your powers of empathy and imagination, the whole world opens up to you.”- Susan Sarandon
10. They will make you more positive and productive without even having to try
“Empathy is the starting point for creating a community and taking action. It’s the impetus for creating change.” – Max Carver
11. They are incredibly loyal
Empaths are extremely loyal. Once they realize that you genuinely love them and care about them, they will do anything to make you happier and more successful in both the present and the future.