How do you say “I love you” without actually uttering the words “I love you”?
We asked the Believe and Create Community on Facebook to share some ways they express their love without using the phrase “I love you.” Their answers were clever, sweet, and endearing—and some were flat-out hilarious.
We took our favorite answers from our B&C followers to create this list of 50 different ways to express your love.
Expressing your love and affection through actions, gestures and simple phrases can reinforce your true feelings. It helps your loved ones better understand how much you mean to them. Showing your love in multiple ways also creates deeper connections and fuels a greater sense of intimacy. Plus, it just makes life more fun.
If you’re looking for creative ways to say I love you to your spouse, children, parents, friends, partner, or other special people in your life, check out these ideas from our social media followers.
50 ways to say I love you without using the words "I love you"
- My heart beats only for you.
- You can have my bacon.
- You are my north, my south, my east, my west.
- I’ve made your favorite dinner.
- I lava you!
- I’ll share my Halloween candy with you.
- I’m yours.
- Let me know when you get home.
- You are amazing.
- You can depend on me to be there whenever you need me.
- Thanks for letting me sleep in.
- I don’t care about the ding on my car; I only care about you.
- Help me understand what you need.
- You are my heart.
- You are my sunshine.
- I made this for you.
- I saw your car needed gas; I took care of it.
- All the masterpieces in the Lourve combined aren’t worth of fraction of what you’re worth to me.
- Crazy for you babe.
- I’m at the store. Need anything?
- I’m here and I’m not going anywhere.
- I took out the garbage already.
- You are my universe
- You can have the last piece of cake.
- You’re my favorite of all my favorites.
- You make my heart happy.
- You are my person. (Nod to Grey’s Anatomy for this one!)
- Together, we’ll get through this.
- You are my one and only.
- You are finer than a new set of snow tires.
- Thanks for shoveling the driveway.
- Seeing your smile is the best part of my day.
- You are my sun and my moon!
- Every day I fall in love with you all over again.
- You da best.
- Life with you is never dull and I dig that.
- Diamonds and gold are worthless compared to you.
- My life is bright because you’re in it.
- No dream is better than you.
- Forever and a day!
- Call me if you need me.
- You had a flat tire; don’t worry, it’s fixed.
- Tell me all about your day.
- You are my everything.
- Drive safe sweetie.
- I care deeply for you.
- Grab a jacket—it’s cold out today.
- I couldn’t adore you more if you were made of chocolate.
- I thank God for you every day.
- I would walk through fire for you (and if you love me, too, you’ll tell me I don’t have to).
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