You reap the fruit of love, whether you’re the recipient or the giver of love. Love, whether given or received, is of a great healing impact on one’s heart and soul. When you receive love, you enjoy the feeling of being eligible of someone’s love, regardless of what kind of love it may be.
Similarly, when you give out love and radiate love vibes, you equally feel worthy of love and strong enough to make someone feel loved. It also means you were finally able to love yourself, and this, especially this kind of energy, which entails self- love, will make you more open to receive love.
And whether you love or are a recipient of love, you enjoy seeing yourself in your love partner. Yes, love helps you see yourself vividly. The way you love or receive love, unveils the most unique and eclipsed aspect of your personality.
As Elizabeth Gilbert put it in “Eat, Pray and Love”:
“People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that’s what everyone wants. But a true soul mate is a mirror, the person who shows you everything that is holding you back, the person who brings you to your own attention so you can change your life. A true soul mate is probably the most important person you’ll ever meet, because they tear down your walls and smack you awake…”