40 Romantic Things to Say to Your Boyfriend

By on April 9, 2014

It seems as though women who were cast with the spell of love are constantly trying to find ways to show their love and appreciation for their partner. And if you’re looking for new ways to show your man you care, why not try out these 40 romantic things to say to your boyfriend? They’ll leave him feeling loved and adored, we guarantee it.

1. I love you.


Ok, so this one is a bit obvious and probably something you do on your own. But sometimes we get lazy in the relationship and forget how important this little statement really is. These three little words hold so much meaning behind them and are so important in a romantic relationship. Never underestimate the power of these words, and always use them with passion. It’s the simplest way to ignite the love and romance in your relationship.

2. Every time I see your face, it lights up my world.

Who doesn’t love to brighten up someone’s life? This simple statement proves to him that he is the light in your life and that he makes you smile without doing a single thing.

3. I don’t want to say I couldn’t live without you, I just wouldn’t want to.


You never want to appear desperate or excessively clingy, so this statement is perfect. It shows him that you can handle yourself on your own but your life wouldn’t be nearly as great without him.


4. We have our ups and downs, but it’s worth it.

This is a great line to use especially after an argument or when things are a bit rocky. Sure, every relationship has problems, but if you can stick together it makes the relationship even that much better. Let him know he’s worth it!

5. My heart races the moment I see you.

Remember when you first saw his handsome face and your heart started beating rapidly? Well, that only continues when you’re in love. Let him know he still drives you wild just by seeing his face!

6. I still get butterflies when you come around.


If you still have that nervousness you got when he was just the guy you had a crush on, it must be love. Similar to #5, yet always a crowd pleaser. Your man will love to hear this one! (Plus it lets him know he’s still ‘got it’. Ego boost!)

7. The moment you smile, my troubles disappear.

This is just simply beautiful. You know you’re in love when your partner’s smile can make your problems melt away. Let him know what a great impact he has on your life.

8. You are the best thing that’s ever happened to me.

How couldn’t this phrase make someone feel loved and adored? Such a romantic phrase that is sure to make him smile.


9. I wish you were here so I could fall asleep in your arms. (Text)

Ah, but of course! One of the most romantic things of all time: falling asleep in your man’s arms. There’s no way this isn’t an absolutely romantic thing to say!

10. Just wanted to let you know I’m thinking about you right now. (Text)


What a sweet text message! He’ll love to know he’s on your mind even when the two of you are apart.

11. I hope we can grow old together.

This lets him know it isn’t a fling. You’re in it for the long haul and you want him there every step of the way.

12. All the money and gold in the world couldn’t buy my love for you.

Your love for him is priceless, and he will love knowing this. (Plus it kind of lets him know you aren’t using him for money, jewelry or anything along those lines. And men like that!)

13. I’m addicted to you and your love.

If your man makes you feel like you just can’t get enough, craving more and more everyday, it’s probably something he should know. He’ll love knowing how badly he has you hooked!

14. I feel so safe and protected when I’m around you.

Men love to be ‘tough’. They love to be the ‘hero’. They love to be the big strong guy that can protect you from anything, so telling him how safe and protected you feel with him is an automatic ego boost- no doubt about it.

15. I didn’t know what true love was until I met you.


Ok, you might have had one or two crushes that you thought was love. You may have even had a five year relationship you thought was love. But trust us honey, when it is TRUE love, you will know it. Letting your man know that you’ve finally found the pot of gold (true love) with him is something that is extremely romantic and passionate.

16. You’re the first thing I think about when I wake up, and the last thing I think about before I fall asleep.

Just a long, romantic way to say he’s always on your mind- and trust us, that’s exactly where he wants to be.

17. I would give anything to be with you.

While some relationships are worried over minor things that could potentially break them apart (such as moving, going to different Universities, etc.), you can let your guy know that nothing will break the two of you apart with this simple sentence.

18. I would travel thousands of miles just to be with you.

The perfect thing to say- especially if your partner may be moving far away soon. This tells him you’re committed and long distance won’t damage your relationship.

19. It’d drive me crazy if anything happened to you.

Obviously if you don’t care if something happens to your man, you were probably never in love to begin with. But this sentence tells him how important he is and how devastated you would be should anything bad happen to him.

20. If loving you is wrong, I don’t want to be right.

Yeah. You’ve probably heard this statement before. But it’s true, isn’t it? Even if loving your man is wrong in the eyes of other people, in your heart you know its right. This is just one of those sentences you need to say to your man!

21. No man has ever loved me the way you love me.

He’s better than the rest. What guy doesn’t want to hear that? This is a romantic statement that your man needs and wants to hear. ASAP!

22. I wouldn’t change a single thing about you. You’re perfect.

You should never want to change the one you’re with. And trust us, letting him know he’s perfect in your eyes gives him comfort and confidence.

23. Nothing will ever break us apart.

Even in the toughest of times, you’ll stick by his side and you won’t let anything tear the two of you apart. Might sound like something out of a cheesy romance novel, but it’s definitely a romantic statement that hits close to home and is something your guy wants to hear.

24. You are so good to me.

Sometimes men wonder if their lady is happy with the way they’re being treated, so why not give him the satisfaction of knowing he’s doing a great job? This way he will be confident and continue what he’s doing!

25. It feels like time stops when you kiss me.

Are his kisses really that divine? Does time just simply stop when his lips connect to yours? You HAVE to tell him. He’ll love hearing those words.

26. Words can’t explain how much I love you.

I think we’ve all been there. If you’re so in love that you can’t even express it with words, this is really all you can say.

27. You are my soul mate.

He’s not just your boyfriend. He’s not just your other half. He’s not even just a best friend. He’s your soul mate. And it just doesn’t get much better than that.

28. You’re the only man for me. I don’t want anyone else.

Knock out any insecurities instantly with this simple statement!

29. You complete me.

There’s just something about knowing that you actually complete someone that is really passionate and romantic. Knowing that they were missing something without you is just beautiful. This is definitely something you should say to your man at some point.

30. You bring so much happiness and joy into my life, I can’t believe it.


There’s no way this statement couldn’t make him smile from ear to ear. If your man brings you insurmountable happiness, he should definitely know about it.

31. I’m a better woman when I’m with you.

He will love knowing what a great impact he has on you and your life.

32. I fell in love with you when ______.

Telling him the exact moment when you fell in love with him is a surefire way to get the romance rolling. It will be so romantic and so passionate he won’t even know how to handle it. Relive the experience and tell him immediately!

33. Remember the time we ______.

Tell your lover about a romantic moment the two of you shared, whether it was your first kiss or a steamy session up at the cabin.

34. You’re the one for me.

This is basically declaring to him that he is the only one, and you want to be with him- and only him- for the rest of your days. It’s a great way to hint to him that you are ready to take the plunge and get married.

35. If I could do it all over again, I’d still pick you.

No regrets, right? Tell your guy that you would always choose him, even if you had a chance to be with someone else.

36. Thanks for _____.


There’s really no better way to show appreciation and love for someone then thanking them for something they’ve done, whether it was something as simple as taking out the trash or as extravagant as putting together a surprise date night dinner right on the beach.

37. I love that I can be myself around you.

This obviously lets your man know he’s dating the real deal. He’ll love this statement!

38. You’re the sweetest man I’ve ever met.

Even if he’s tough on the outside, he’ll love knowing that you can see his gentler side.

39. I wish I could hold you forever and never let go.

This lets him know that you really enjoy being with him and wish the two of you could be in each other’s arms for good.

40. I love you because _____.

Take your ‘I love you’ a step further by pointing out something you absolutely love about your man. You can’t go wrong with this romantic statement!


  1. Barbara

    June 13, 2017 at 2:35 am

    I ve a guy i just met he always tells me i should tell him romantic words i was confused bcos i didnt know guys too like it so when i found out and did what he wanted he has always become happy .i want to thank u.

    • web admin

      web admin

      June 14, 2017 at 2:04 pm

      Thank you for sharing your positive experience. It is great to hear that you have found a guy who enjoys romance. Have a great day, Barbara!

  2. Sweetheart

    May 30, 2017 at 12:59 pm

    Wowww its amazing…

    • web admin

      web admin

      May 31, 2017 at 8:49 am

      I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the article! Thanks for commenting, Sweetheart!

  3. Bella

    May 30, 2017 at 10:35 am

    I’m a teenager that’s in a relationship with a guy who used to be my friend
    We love each other but I can’t open up to him if I try opening up its gonna be like I’m a fool or he reacts some type of way what should I do

    • web admin

      web admin

      May 31, 2017 at 8:43 am

      You have to open up at some point. If you can’t open up, trust him and let him get to know you, then your relationship is never going to last. To have a strong relationship, you have to let him get to know you. He likes you for who you are, so relax and be yourself. Good luck, Bella!

  4. gabby conran

    May 8, 2017 at 6:59 am

    hey that is just so cool that i could find some cool things on here and just send them to my boyfriend and he loved them

    • web admin

      web admin

      May 8, 2017 at 10:26 am

      I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the articles! If you liked this topic, we have many more like it on Her Interest. Make sure to check them out! Thanks for commenting!

  5. Becca

    April 26, 2017 at 6:01 pm

    I am a teenager, and my current boyfriend and I are not allowed to be together b/c my parents think he’s a troublemaker. He’s changed so much now and they haven’t seen that. I don’t know what to do. I’m very much in love with him and I feel that he’s the one. What should I do?

    • web admin

      web admin

      April 27, 2017 at 1:47 pm

      It would be best for you to have your boyfriend speak with your parents again. They will see that he has changed. If you do not think that this route is viable, then have his parents meet your parents. They will be able to assure your parents that he has changed. This is the best route for you to take. Have a great day, Becca!

  6. Ziyana

    April 22, 2017 at 2:48 am

    Im still in love wd my ex but my present bf treats me better dan my ex wat shld i do?

    • web admin

      web admin

      April 22, 2017 at 10:27 am

      Forget about your ex. It is not fair to your current boyfriend for you to be spending emotional energy on him. If you want to leave your current partner, then leave him for reasons pertaining to him, not to someone else. Good day, Ziyana.

  7. Oladipupo

    March 16, 2017 at 11:59 pm

    I like these

    • web admin

      web admin

      March 18, 2017 at 12:11 am

      Thank you for sharing your positive comment. Please feel free to share more of your thoughts in the future. Have a great day, Oladipupo!

  8. Mystique

    March 16, 2017 at 6:20 am

    Hey I’m in a relationship , and we used to be best friends before that. We r serious as we r planning to get married a few years later.
    We r currently in a long distance relationship and no matter what I can’t convey my true feelings to him.
    What should I do to revoke our romance ?

    • web admin

      web admin

      March 16, 2017 at 2:40 pm

      You should try to speak with him in person. If you are unable to go see him, then try to speak with him over the phone. The more contact that the two of you have, the better. You will see that he will be more open to discussion if he can hear you. Video calls may also bring a benefit to your relationship. Have a great day, Mystique!

  9. kayla

    March 15, 2017 at 11:22 am

    simply saying since the day we met you have been number one i love you to the moon and back you will be in my heart till the day i die and even then my love for you will live on forever

    • web admin

      web admin

      March 15, 2017 at 4:21 pm

      Thank you for sharing your comment. We always love seeing that our articles are bringing happiness into the world. Have a great day, Kayla!

  10. Nasi

    January 1, 2017 at 5:41 am

    Hey, i am in a relationship with my guy for nine months. I love him so hard. Its the first time im loving someone so hard. We had never exchanged any gifts or anything till now. Whenever he needs something from me he asks. And i usually dont mind giving him. And it is the same in his case too. We have been bestfriends before we got into love.our closeness is growing deeper and deeper day by day. Today i felt like giving something to him as a surprise what would i give. Please suggest

    • web admin

      web admin

      January 1, 2017 at 11:27 am

      That sounds like a wonderful relationship–you are very lucky, Nasi! Instead of a gift, what about surprising him with an event that you two can share and make memories together? Concert tickets are a popular option, but you could also take him go-kart racing or something similar. If you want something a bit cheaper and easier, try making his favorite food or surprise him with a candlelight dinner.

    • amanjot

      February 16, 2017 at 3:22 am

      you can make a scrapbook which includes all your persnl pictures family pictures and future planning with drwing and make some special creative work on that copy on each page that will became most impressive and loveable gift for him for fore

      • web admin

        web admin

        February 16, 2017 at 10:33 am

        Thank you for sharing your thoughts and insights. It is certain that your idea will help. Feel free to share more of your thoughts in the future. Have a great day, Amanjot!

    • Akansha

      April 30, 2017 at 12:25 am

      His memories wid u.. Wid his fmly.. Frndz.. His childhood memories.. Collage or a video smthng..some small things frm old times up to present tym which u hv collect.. Decorate it on a room..

      • web admin

        web admin

        April 30, 2017 at 3:23 pm

        Thank you for sharing your thoughts. It is great to see our readers supporting our community. Have a great day, Akansha!

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