25 Cute Things to Say to Your Crush

Updated on January 22, 2017

There’s something about having a crush on someone that adds a thrill to your day. The adrenaline rush you get when they pass by you while you just cannot muster up the courage to say just exactly how you feel.

Oh, and the anticipation that you feel when you can’t see them, longing for that moment that you can catch a few seconds of that much-needed eye contact with them; that eye contact that lets you know that you really do have a chance with them.

It’s a matter of finding the right timing paired with the perfect things to say, but how do you know what the perfect thing is? How to figure out cute things to say to your crush:

  • Tell the truth: The best thing is to stick with the truth, and avoid telling them something solely because you think they would like to hear it. If they cannot accept you for being yourself and being truthful, chances are, it’s best that you leave them in your fantasy.

  • Be sweet: You won’t get your crush to like you if you are mean to them, even if this is your way of flirting. Be your sweet self and it shouldn’t be a problem! If it is a problem, reread the last tip.

  • Avoid being cheesy: All of those pickup lines that celebrities used toward each other on TV that seemingly worked don’t work. They are cheesy, undesirable, and unoriginal. Just don’t.

  • Be original: Find a way to schmooze your crush in a way that nobody has attempted to schmooze them before. Release your inner schmoozer!

  • Be creative: Sometimes a sweet letter is enough, but sometimes it takes a little more. Just avoid anything that might embarrass your crush, or worse, embarrass yourself!

Now that you know how to think of cute things to say to your crush, what will you say? Surely, you have to say something!

Need some ideas? Here’s a list of cute things to say to your crush:

Compliment them

Sometimes is just as simple as dropping a compliment. It shows that you notice little things, and it will definitely go noticed!

  1. Your hair is so lustrous and falls perfectly around your beautiful face.

  2. I like your shoes.

  3. You look great in that dress!

  4. I see you got your nails done, they look nice!

  5. Your smile can light up a thousand rooms.

  6. I love your style, you’re so unique.

  7. I saw you dancing at the coffee shop, I love how carefree you dance, like nobody is watching, like nothing else matters in the moment.

  8. You have a very nice voice, I’d love to hear you sing.

  9. I wear mismatched socks, too!

  10. I love the way you style your hair, it’s very becoming!

Ask them out

There are times when you hit the moment just perfectly and there presents a small, open window of opportunity to ask your crush out, do it!

  1. I’d love it if you would come with me to see (movie title)!

  2. Would you like to grab a bite to eat for dinner? My treat.

  3. How about we go to the coffee shop Sunday morning and get to know each other.

  4. Do you like to dance? Let’s hit the club!

  5. Would you go with me to watch the sunset? I just want to see the sunset in a more beautiful view.

  6. How about we play a few rounds of mini golf? The night is on me!

  7. I have two concert tickets to see (band name) but nobody to go with, would you like to go with me?

  8. I’d love it if you came for a walk on the beach with me, it’s one of the best places to get to know someone.

  9. Come have dinner, I’m cooking! Bring nothing but an appetite, I’ll take care of the rest.

  10. Oh, you love hockey, too? Why don’t you come to the (team name) game with me this week, I have another ticket!

Pickup Lines

Earlier, I had mentioned pickup lines being a big no-no, but that’s specifically for the cheesy ones. There’s plenty of pickup lines you can use that will win over your crush.

  1. You must be a camera because you make me smile!

  2. Do you bathe in sugar? Because you are very sweet!

  3. You must get a ticket every time you drive because you have fine written all over you!

  4. You are so pretty that I forgot the pickup line I was about to say to you!

  5. I need to call heaven because they lost an angel!

When you don’t know someone so well, it’s hard to think of the perfect thing to say to them that won’t scare them away. Play it safe at first to see if or what the boundaries might be. Start by saying something that will make your crush blush!

What's your favorite pickup line?

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    • profile image

      Justin 

      17 hours ago

      I like this girl lorelei and she likes me but she dosent want to be in a relationship yet so I just want something to say to her that would make her smile :)

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      Ken 

      10 days ago

      I like a girl, her name is Sharon, she's really, really beautiful inside and out and i want to make her feel good, and find a way to tell her. I'm giving hints but YOU KEEP REDIRECTING THEM SHARON. anyways, i want to make her feel as good and accepted as possible, loved too.

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      Manuel 

      2 weeks ago

      I like a girl her name is Angie and I really really really love her she’s very sweet I always text her her boyfriend doesn’t even text her back but I don’t know if she likes me even Thơ she says hery sweet things to me

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      Jaimee 

      3 weeks ago

      I like a boy and he doesnt like me. I heard him flirting with my ex bff. I liked him for a year and he hasnt even spoke to me or even got to know me! Please help! What should i do?

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      Lily 

      3 weeks ago

      My crush likes someone esle and i like him. I heard him saying a rude comment about me. He doesnt even look at me while i stare at him. Help me!

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      chandhana 

      4 weeks ago

      love is a very precious thing. I am very happy to say this. nice

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      lily 

      4 weeks ago

      this guy i really like is in all of my classes but he doesnt like me back. WHAT SHOULD I DO?I NEED HELP

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      Cole14 

      6 weeks ago

      I like this really cute girl in my ELA class named Ellie, and I am pretty sure I just got friend-zoned

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      ola girl 

      6 weeks ago

      Hi guys pls help I heard of this cancer patient aimy and its true pls help even if you don't know her or can't afford to give money pls stop what you are doing and pla pray pls and god bless you always ✴

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      Tiffany booysen 6B 

      6 weeks ago

      Tiffany booysen 6B again just wondering if you have ever approached your crush approach him or her as soon as possible and ask them out before its too late cause that's what I am gonna do

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      tiffany booysen 6B 

      6 weeks ago

      I like this boy named Liam Underhill and I just can't ask him out we are in the same class we are in grade 6 and I really have deep feelings for him and I just can't ask him to date me so that is my big big problem please help me find a way by writing a comment like I did

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      Spectre21 

      2 months ago

      like right now

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      Spectre21 

      2 months ago

      I am in a relation ship but like sometime me and my gf argue and we get over it yea but how do i reduce the amount of arguments we get into.

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      Random kid 

      2 months ago

      I think that this kid is winning my girl over... what do I do???

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      Cameron 

      2 months ago

      I like this girl and i asked her out and she said no.. so i doing something very sweet

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      lani12 

      2 months ago

      I liked this guy and I thought he liked me too. we met at the park EVERYDAY for 8 months, no lie. I really liked him until I finally decided to ask him to be my boyfriend ( he said yes!!). 3 days later he hasn't talked to me, not even once. so decide to confront him, he said he didn't ever like me, it was all a lie. I still like him, and I miss him, how do I win him back? plz help ladies!

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      xItzVodkaa 

      2 months ago

      So I've been liking this guy.

      We've been best friends for an year now, and I like him.

      But like three months ago, he started dating my frenemy.

      I tried my best to be happy for him but inside I was so depressed.

      I've been holding it in ever since until, one day they broke up.

      My frenemy who is now my enemy, made up a lame excuse and broke up with him just because she started liking my crush's close friend! He was so depressed...She broke his heart

      But now he started moving onto me...I think he likes me back but Im too scared to ask! i was thinking of asking on valentine's day...Someone help me

      what should I do? Please tell me what to do......

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      KING 

      2 months ago

      This is so sad I got rejected by someone who I like and know for sure they lile me back(because they told me) and now im sad alexa play despocito

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      krystina 

      2 months ago

      i love this thing some much

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      YuMmY 

      3 months ago

      Hit or miss I guess they never miss huh? O no ninjas got ligma

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      ellie 

      3 months ago

      I want a boyfriend im only thirteen and I like this kid called zeke Hamilton what do I say too him because when my friend says too him will you go out with Ellie he says his gay but he's not at all

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      Teri 

      3 months ago

      George, apologize. You've probably already tried but let the friend know you feel bad about not being there.

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      3 months ago

      Ok so me and my crush ALWAYS pick on each other but in a nice way does this mean he likes me or not

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      Bri 

      4 months ago

      ugh I hate feelings, the guy I like likes me and my bestfriends and I want them to be happy but its bull crap I want him. but I want them happy ugh

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      Just your average gay girl 

      4 months ago

      Alissa go get your guy it wont be wierd u have known him for two years ive only know this girl 2 weeks and we already like each other so go for it

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      Just your average gay girl 

      5 months ago

      Ok...so me and this other girl like each other but she has an online boyfriend and doesnt want to break up with him and we flirt with each other and hold hands and hug but thats it i want to be more than friends with "benefits" and all our friends want us to be together what should i do ?

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      Yah yeet 

      5 months ago

      Lol I told my crush I liked him and he considers and a best friend now cause we talk twenty four seven lolol

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      Nae nae 

      6 months ago

      I’m texting my crush and idk what tl say

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      Joy 

      6 months ago

      I like this boy he always talking to me and I told him and always friendly

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      George 

      6 months ago

      Need help fixing a mistake i maid i was not there for a friend when she needed me know im trying to fix thing any adivce on how i can fix things and get her back

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      Veronica 

      7 months ago

      I like this boy but Ive only known him for two years . Would this work ?

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      Alissa 

      7 months ago

      I really like this boy like A LOT and I know he likes me because he told me last might but I’m super scared go and ask him out would that be weird?

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      Tessa 

      7 months ago

      There's this boy I like he doesn't notice me at all I mean he will walk me to class an he will dance with me when I ask and some what talk to me but not much he goes to my school and youth group and I don't know how I can get him to like me any advice?

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      Molly Mac 

      7 months ago

      “Is your daddy a baker? Because you’ve got a nice set of buns!”

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      Stephanie 

      8 months ago

      I have a crush on this guy but i dont know how to talk to him

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      Alexa 

      10 months ago

      You should totally ask her out! If she likes you it will be a perfect surprise. Maybe she is not making a mov so you can do it first. Either way do it! Good Luck Jeff!

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      Jeff 

      10 months ago

      I like this girl and she likes me back, we both know it and our friends keep on talking to us about the both of us. Should I ask her out or should I wait and see were things go between the both of us

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      fatima 

      10 months ago

      oh my God love is so special

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      Anonymous 

      10 months ago

      I am thing about sending her an anonymous email to my crush that barely even notices me, what should I say?

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      Me 

      10 months ago

      What should I do if you really just want to be nice to her but you don’t want to go to far¿

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      sierramarie21 

      14 months ago

      hey guys.. I need some advice if someone likes you and you are in a relationship and that guy doesn't know that you're in a relationship with that person and someone really wants to be with you but u are already with someone.. what should I do?

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      amosc isdatreign 

      15 months ago

      i need help building my momental to talk to my CRUSh

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      16 months ago

      I used the one that said if u were a booger I'd pick u first and she said eww and put the laughing emoji

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      lol 

      16 months ago

      i know a LOT of pick up lines but i need some to say to my future boyfriend help plz

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      Braden 

      2 years ago

      I told her the one about The coffee shop and she said wtf are you talking about I wasn't at a coffee shop

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