‘Soul mates’ are fiction and an illusion; … it is certain that almost any good man and any good woman can have happiness and a successful marriage.

—President Spencer W. Kimball

The soul mate is the end of the journey, not the beginning.

Some of us are fortunate enough to marry someone whom we experience as our soul mate.  But that is an echo of what is to come.  It has to be earned.  More precisely, it has to be sought as grace from God.

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