reasons why I love you

Letting your special someone know that you love them can be done in many ways, and heartfelt words are one of the most powerful ways of doing so. Even though you may love a person intensely, it isn’t always easy to find the right words to express this. Fear not! This collection of “Reasons why I love you” will come in handy.

Personality traits I admire about you

Sometimes we love someone because of certain personality traits that they have. Your partner will surely love to hear the things about their personality that you admire.

  1. You have strong moral principles, and you stand up for what you believe in.
  2. You work so hard without ever expecting gratitude.
  3. You never take advantage of anybody.
  4. You believe in fairness and equality.
  5. You treat everybody you meet with respect.
  6. You are so talented at what you do.
  7. You are the most creative person I know.
  8. You are the smartest person I know.
  9. You have a vision for the future that I love.
  10. You never let people get you down.
  11. You spend lots of time helping other people.
  12. You have the kind of emotional strength that helps keep people reassured.
  13. Even when someone spends lots of time talking, you never interrupt them.
  14. You always put other people’s needs before your own.
  15. You defend others from unfair treatment or criticism, even if it does not benefit you.
  16. You know how much people do for you, and you are grateful: you never take people for granted.
  17. Every time you suffer a setback or an obstacle, you never give up.
  18. I love how you put yourself in other people’s shoes whenever you can.
  19. Being mean to others is never your idea of something fun to do.
  20. When someone wants something, you try to make it come true no matter how much work it is for you.
  21. You are always humble, and you never brag or let things go to your head (even when I pay you all of these compliments!).
  22. You always stick to your values, even if you could get ahead of others by abandoning them.
  23. You are never greedy or materialistic.
  24. You have an infectious optimism.
  25. Every day you strive to be a better person than you were the day before.
  26. You have a genuine passion for life.
  27. You are such a forgiving person.
  28. You are one of the kindest people I have ever met.
  29. You are so courageous.
  30. You always apologize when you make a mistake.

Reasons I love the time we spend together

guy playing guitar for a girl

Whether you spend all day every day together or don’t manage to see each other much at all, let your special someone know how much you value being around them. From romantic dates to casual nights in on the couch, there are plenty of different reasons to love the time you spend with your partner.

  1. You are so intelligent, and I love it when you teach me new things I never knew before.
  2. You tell the funniest jokes.
  3. You are always saving funny memes to show me later when we are apart.
  4. When you laugh, it makes me laugh so hard too.
  5. I love how we love all the same TV shows and movies.
  6. I love your cooking; we always have such delicious meals.
  7. When we are in a room full of people, you make me feel that I am the most special person there.
  8. When I come home after a hard day at work, I feel so happy to come home to you.
  9. When I get good news, I can’t wait to share it with you.
  10. I love that you take me to the nicest restaurants when it’s your turn to choose where we eat.
  11. We share the best in-jokes.
  12. You let me choose the movies we watch, and you choose good ones when it’s your turn.
  13. You introduced me to so much great music.
  14. You listen to my favorite music and watch my favorite movies and TV shows with me even when I know you don’t like them as much as I do.
  15. I love that we have so many hobbies in common.
  16. Sometimes we can share a joke just by looking at each other because I know what you’re going to say.
  17. Being around you makes me feel so relaxed.
  18. You always know how to cheer me up with my favorite things when I am down.
  19. I love going on romantic picnics with you.
  20. You know all of my favorite snacks and drinks.
  21. Your impressions never fail to make me laugh.
  22. When I’m with you, I feel like you’re the only person in the world.
  23. Whatever you do, you always seem to make me smile.
  24. You are my best friend as well as my lover.

Emotional reasons why I love you

couple in love kissing

Of course, love is an emotion. Somebody could have the most admirable traits, impressive achievements, and stunning looks. Still, ultimately it is the emotional aspect that captures hearts. These loving words are always beautiful to hear.

  1. I love you because you make me happy whenever you are with me.
  2. You don’t play mind games with me. You are upfront and honest.
  3. I love you because you accept my physical imperfections, and you love them.
  4. You accept my emotional flaws, and you understand and forgive me for them.
  5. I love you because you are so patient with me even when I’m difficult to deal with.
  6. I love you because you respect my emotional boundaries and allow me to let down my walls in my own time.
  7. You respect my physical boundaries and always make sure that I am comfortable.
  8. I love you because you love me even when I can’t love myself.
  9. I love you because you understand almost everything about me.
  10. When you don’t understand something about me, you do your best to try to, and you always accept me.
  11. You are not just my partner; you are my best friend too.
  12. I love you because you are always honest with me.
  13. When you have to criticize me, you always do so with kindness.
  14. I love you because you treat my feelings as extremely important.
  15. I can tell that you love to make me feel special.
  16. Your happiness is based on my happiness.
  17. I love you because you are not afraid to be vulnerable with me.
  18. You tell me things that you would tell nobody else, and you make me feel that I can do the same with you.
  19. I love you because I feel like I am a better person since I met you.
  20. Your presence always helps keep me calm.
  21. You always tell me the reasons why you love me.
  22. I think about you all of the time when we are not together.
  23. When you are in a room, you are the only thing in that room to me.
  24. You can admit when you are wrong, and I am right.
  25. Every time I feel sad, I know that you can make me happy again.
  26. I love you because you never lie to me.
  27. You always want me to laugh and look on the bright side instead of cry.
  28. I love you because you always look after me when I forget to look after myself.
  29. I love you because you have taught me how to love myself.
  30. You’re always grateful for things that I do for you, and you never take me for granted.
  31. When you look at me, I feel like a teenager with a crush!
  32. I love you because you put so much thought into everything that you do for me.
  33. When I look at you, I feel like dreams come true sometimes.
  34. You have an innate ability to protect and take care of me.
  35. I love you because you are never mean to me.
  36. I love you because you always know the exact right words to say to me.
  37. When I feel like I’ve failed at something, you always reassure me and make me feel better.
  38. I love you because you make me feel so unique in this world.
  39. I feel completely cherished and adored by you.
  40. I love how you love me.

Physical reasons why I love you

playful couple in love

Although most love is usually down to emotional connection, you cannot deny that looks and physical affection play a role. If you love your partner, you probably think they are physically attractive and enjoy the touch you share. How many of these reasons apply to your lover?

  1. Your eyes are so beautiful. When I look into them, I feel a deep connection.
  2. I love you because your smile lights up any room you are in.
  3. Your face is a beautiful work of art.
  4. You have such a great body.
  5. When I am not with you, I see you everywhere; your face in every pattern and every cloud.
  6. The sound of your voice is so soothing to me.
  7. I love you because you have the most adorable laugh.
  8. You have the softest skin. I could run my hands across it all day.
  9. When you hold me in your arms, I feel safe.
  10. I love you because your touch always comforts me.
  11. The way you move is so alluring.
  12. I love running my hands through your hair.
  13. When I see your cute bum, I just have to pinch it.
  14. I love all of your little physical mannerisms.
  15. Your unexpected kisses make me weak.
  16. I love when your hair is just a little bit messy; it’s so cute!
  17. You are so handsome when you get dressed up.
  18. You always take care of your personal hygiene.
  19. I love that make an effort with your appearance.
  20. You have such a fantastic sense of style.
  21. You let me pick out clothes and outfits for you.
  22. You look like a model!
  23. You give the best hugs in the world.
  24. You are an excellent kisser.
  25. I love you because your hand fits perfectly in mine and mine in yours.

Reasons why I love the little things you do

guy and girl kissing secretly

Not everything in relationships is a grand romantic gesture. It is often the little things that stand out. The smaller acts of affection and generosity in daily life are often unnoticed, so make sure your partner knows you appreciate them.

  1. I love that you always share your food with me.
  2. You bring me little treats when you go to the store.
  3. You always make me a cup of coffee without me having to ask.
  4. You always take the bins out without me having to ask.
  5. You always do the dishes after I cook.
  6. I love that you clean and tidy the house.
  7. You always make time to go on dates with me.
  8. I love you because you always ask me about my day.
  9. I love the way you still hold my hand when we are out in public.
  10. You help me understand new things without being patronizing.
  11. I love the way you are so kind to animals.
  12. You always give me lifts so I don’t have to walk on my own.
  13. You always check that I’ve got to work safely.
  14. I love you because you always listen to me when I speak.
  15. You remind me to stay hydrated throughout the day.
  16. You always compliment my outfit.
  17. You always tell me that I look great.
  18. You bring me delicious meals when I’m too busy to make them myself.
  19. You help to carry heavy grocery bags.
  20. You always let me have the most comfortable seat.
  21. You always let me have the last chip in the bag.
  22. I love you because you are always willing to help me with even the smallest task.
  23. You always make my favorite tea.
  24. You clean up after yourself after you have made a mess in the kitchen.
  25. I love you because you never leave the toilet seat up.

Reasons why I want to spend my life with you

happy couple looking at each other

When we are deeply in love with someone, we usually think of the future. So if you can’t wait to share the rest of your life with your partner, let them know that you want them to be there for you forever.

  1. I love you because you inspire me to be the best version of myself that I can be.
  2. You always try hard to be the best person you can be for me.
  3. I love you because you support me in everything that I do.
  4. I love you because you always have my back in times of trouble.
  5. You always help me with challenging tasks.
  6. When I am scared, you hold my hand and make my fears melt away.
  7. I love you because you take care of me in a way that nobody else can.
  8. You are always willing to make sacrifices for me.
  9. You are entwined in my life.
  10. Every single day of my life, I wake up happy that you are beside me, and I get to spend the day with you.
  11. We always take time talking about decisions with each other before making them.
  12. You always take care of your physical and mental health.
  13. You cherish your friends and family.
  14. You always put in the effort with my friends and family, even when they are annoying!
  15. I can’t wait to get a pet with you.
  16. Everyone I know says that you’re a keeper!
  17. I never worry that you will be unfaithful. Even when other people check you out or hit on you, I know that you will be loyal to me.
  18. You are so good with kids; I know that you will make an amazing parent one day.
  19. You make sure that I have things that I never knew I needed!
  20. I love you because I know that I can rely on you for anything that I need.
  21. You have an inner strength that helps me weather the most challenging storms. You are my rock.
  22. Life is a little less scary with you by my side.
  23. I love you because you’re the only person in the world who completely understands me.
  24. You are everything I never knew I needed in my life.
  25. Before I met you, I never knew the meaning of love. Now I feel it everywhere.
  26. I love you because you still give me butterflies in my stomach even after all this time together.
  27. I simply can’t imagine life without you.

When you really love someone, there are usually many different reasons rather than just one or two. There are sure to be plenty to choose from here that ring true to you. If any of these reasons apply to why you love your romantic partner, don’t hesitate to let them know—they are likely to really appreciate it. And they may even tell you why they love you too!

Brenda is relationships and lifestyle writer, coffee enthusiast, and a lover of new experiences. You’ll usually find her in a coffee shop with her laptop and a flat white scribbling down an article or searching for the next travel destination.

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