Making any marriage successful, or any relationship for that matter, takes a lot of work. There are countless ups and downs, and a true partnership based on mutual respect and understanding is crucial to a successful marriage.

Twitter user Ryan Stephens recently offered 6 rules that he and his wife try to follow to maintain a solid marriage.

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Rule #1 is very important.

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The second rule is crucial.

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It’s important to be adventurous.

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Support each other and be each other’s biggest fan.

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DON’T KEEP SCORE.

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The last item on the list might be the most important.

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And keep this advice in mind.

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You can read a more detailed post from Stephens’ wife about their “Six Rules to be a Good Teammate in Your Marriage” HERE.

Other Twitter users agreed with the advice.

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In fact, many people could relate.

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What do YOU think? Do you have any additional advice to make a marriage work? Share in the comments below!