Most people think that single people are sad creatures that spend most of their time either thinking about relationships or trying to create some. They couldn’t be more wrong! While it is true that some ladies believe that finding a boyfriend will solve all their problems, there are still those that find happiness in being single. They have all the time in the world to understand who they are and what they want in life. In fact, staying single has its advantages and does a great job of preparing you for future relationships. Want to know how? Here are 8 lessons you learn from being single that make you an awesome girlfriend.