Romantic Things to Say to Your Girlfriend: 80 Ways to Make Her Melt

Be prepared to make her swoon with these romantic things to say to your girlfriend. Who says men can’t be sensitive and sweet?

romantic things to say to your girlfriend

Relationships are a colorful mix of moments—ups and downs and in-betweens—and what makes every moment special is how you make your girlfriend feel. While you can always show your love with actions *and gifts, of course*, it wouldn’t hurt to summon your inner Pepe Le Pew and spew out some romantic phrases to make your girlfriend’s heart flutter. And we just so happen to have 80 of the most romantic things to say to your girlfriend.

You just have to know when to say what, and you’re good to go.

So to help you out, we’ve shortlisted some of the best and most romantic things to say to your girlfriend on any occasion. [Read: How to make your girlfriend happy and feel lucky to have you]

Why to say romantic things to your girlfriend

Now, before you get into saying romantic things to your girlfriend at the drop of a hat or just listing these things off like your reading the dictionary out loud, listen up.

You are saying romantic things to your girlfriend because you mean them. You aren’t trying to manipulate her, get her into bed, get her to forgive you, or pressure her. When you say these things, it should be because they are how you truly feel. You may just need a little help with the articulation.

And that is what this list is for. You love your girlfriend and want to say romantic things to her but just don’t know how to string these lovely sounding words together at the perfect moment. Well, hopefully, this will help. [Read: Learn how to tell her how you feel]

Romantic things to say to your girlfriend

Romantic things to say to your girlfriend can be cheesy, sweet, and even heartfelt. But, only pick the ones from this list that feel true to you and your relationship, or she will see right through your inauthenticity.

Just starting out

When you and your girlfriend are in a new relationship, you don’t want to freak her out with something too serious. So, these are the perfect romantic things to say to your girlfriend in the beginning of your courtship.

1. To have you as my girlfriend is an honor. I couldn’t ask for anything more. [Read: Shakespeare love quotes – 40 wise words from the bard]

2. Be with me, and I promise to be the best boyfriend.

3. I’ve never been a fan of love, but you made me believe that true love really does exist.

4. I’ve been told that love hurts, but with you, I’m willing to take the risk.

5. I’ve waited my whole life to find you.

6. You are the desire of my heart and soul.

7. I have a confession to make: The moment you stepped into the room, I just knew we had to be together.

8. I have to tell you something: When I first saw you, I was breathless and I just had to meet you and know you.

9. There’s no question about it: destiny brought us together.

10. I don’t get attached too easily, but all that changed when I met you.

11. I promise to love you honestly and truly.

12. I thought I had it all figured out, but then you came, and everything else started not to make sense anymore. Still, I wouldn’t have it any other way. [Read: 11 things I learned from falling in and out of love]

When you’ve been dating awhile

Once you and your girlfriend are a little more comfortable with each other, you can open up even more. The romantic things you say to her maybe a bit more personalized and unique to you two.

13. I saw you and thought, “Man, she’s perfect.” Then I knew you were not perfect—and that made me love you even more.

14. I’d love to wake up next to you every morning!

15. I now know I can’t live without you. Be with me always, will you?

16. You just make every day so much more fun and beautiful. [Read: How to be a better boyfriend: The best she’s ever had]

17. Thank you for being there for me. I don’t know what I’d be without you.

18. All I really need is you, right here beside me.

19. I thought about you all day. Tomorrow, it’s going to be the same, but I don’t mind.

20. Words just aren’t enough to tell you how great you are, so if I forget what to say, just remind me to kiss you.

21. You’re amazing, and I love you.

22. You just make my heart melt.

23. Life always gets better with you. Thank you, my love!

24. You’re my soulmate.

25. I love the way you understand my thoughts even before I open my mouth.

26. Every time I look at you, I fall in love with you again and again.

27. I love you for how you make me feel and how you make me want to be when I’m with you.

28. I love you forever and always. [Read: Different ways to say I love you without saying a word]

29. You’re always on my mind, and I can’t wait ‘til our next date.

After a fight

All couples fight. And most couples make up. But saying these romantic things to your girlfriend after a fight will remind her how much you care and that you two are stronger than a fight. [Read: How to properly fight in a relationship]

30. I’ve been thinking about you—and that smile. I miss you, and I’m sorry.

31. I’m sorry if I get jealous sometimes. Please understand, you’re mine and only mine… as I am yours.

32. I wanted to hold your hand and shield you from the troubles, but if I caused you any pain, I’m sorry. Please forgive me.

33. It’s all my fault. I’m sorry. I love you.

34. Sorry if I’m quite an asshole sometimes. But that doesn’t mean I love you. I do, so much. Please forgive me.

35. My life just has no meaning without you in it. Please take me back.

36. You’re the reason why I breathe, smile, live. Without you, life will just be a bore. Please forgive me.

37. I close my eyes, I think of you. I open them, I think of you. And I can’t stand that we’re like this. Let’s just makeup and forget the fight. I’m sorry. [Read: 17 aww-so-sweet ways to genuinely say you’re sorry]

38. Life without you is like a broken pencil—pointless. Please forgive me and come back.

39. Darling, I just can’t stand that we’re fighting. How about let’s talk about it?

40. Throughout everything, you’ve been there for me, and I’m sorry to have hurt you this way. Let me make it up to you.

41. I know we’ve said things we didn’t mean, but I’m willing to work it out with you.

When you’re missing her

Whether you are having a tough day at work, are away for the weekend, or just can’t see each other for whatever reason, these are the most romantic things you can say to your girlfriend to show her she is on your mind. [Read: Cute things to text your girlfriend when you miss her]

42. I can’t stand not hearing your voice.

43. Talking to you just makes my day.

44. I just can’t do anything without thinking of you.

45. How long are we going to still be apart? I miss you, and I can’t stand it.

46. I can wait for an eternity to be with you.

47. I’m waiting for you at home. I miss you, my love.

48. A piece of my heart is always missing when you’re not here with me.

49. Even if I’m the busiest person in the world, I’d always find time to let you know how much I miss you.

50. Even if we spend the whole day together, I end up missing you the moment you leave.

51. When it rains, you don’t see the sun, but it’s there. I hope we can be like that. We won’t always see each other, but we will always be there for one another.

52. I wish you were holding me tight in your arms tonight. [Read: 20 stuck in love quotes that make you long for them more]

53. No matter how long it takes, I will wait for you because I honestly want no one else.

54. It’s everything about you that makes the distance and the wait so worth it.

55. Just remember this: The longer the wait, the sweeter the kiss.

When feeling naughty

Most relationships have an element of intimacy to them, so lean into that when being romantic. You don’t have to be over the top, but sometimes romance and sex do go hand in hand. [Read: 45 sexy things to say to your girlfriend]

56. It’s so hard to be away from you, but thinking about you is now making me hard!

57. You’re so sexy and lovely. You make me think dirty thoughts.

58. I want to make you feel good.

59. You’re amazing, and I want to have amazing sex with you tonight.

60. I want to show you just how much I love you.

61. Let me know what I mean when I say, “You’re hot!”

62. I can still remember how great you feel.

63. I could just rip off your clothes piece by piece to see that amazing body of yours.

64. Making love to you is so exciting. I can’t wait to do it again. [Read: 30 hot, sexting examples to start a naughty text marathon]

65. I love how your skin feels next to mine.

66. I can’t wait to be with you tonight and do the things I’ve been thinking of doing to you.

67. I am yours, and you can do me however you want.

68. I love your lips, your cheeks, your neck, every inch of your body.

When taking things to the next level

At some point, the romantic things you say to your girlfriend will need to be proven. You’ll have to act on those promises and claims. Taking things to the next level is that step. [Read: 30 ways to feel closer to your girlfriend]

69. I plan on being with you forever and ever.

70. I can’t imagine growing old with anyone else but you, nor do I want to.

71. You’re the only woman I want to share the rest of my life with.

72. When I look into your eyes, I can see us forever.

73. Life offers many challenges, but I know I can face them all if you’re willing to face them with me.

74. If we’re that lucky to have found each other, I know we’re worth betting on for life. Will you take that gamble with me?

75. When I met you, I knew for sure I’d found my match. It was only a matter of time before we arrived at this very moment. Will you marry me? [Read: How to know when you’re in love: 50 signs you can’t ignore]

76. You’re absolutely great, and you deserve the best. You deserve someone who will love you forever. Will you let me be the one?

77. My life was empty until you came and filled it with love. Now, will you spend your life with mine?

78. I know my life will never be complete without you beside me to share it. Will you marry me?

79. I promise you, no one else will work so hard to make you happy and cherish you more than me. I love you.

80. Here’s a plan. Ten years from today, we’ll tell our kids the story of how I proposed to you.

[Read: Make them swoon: 20 swoon-worthy romantic words]

If you’re not good with words, then these lines will definitely help you out. Recite them to your girlfriend, and you’re sure to make her swoon!

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