30 One-Sentence Compliments That Dig Beyond The Surface
1. You’re an incredible listener — thank you for letting me speak, and thank you for not talking over me.
2. You make everyone you encounter feel warm and welcome — the second you walk into the room, people are at ease.
3. Thank you for being kind — I needed kindness today.
4. Thank you for being polite — your gratitude and graciousness are beautiful.
5. When I’m with you, I feel seen.
6. When I’m with you, I feel safe.
7. When I’m with you, I feel loved.
8. I love the way you love people.
9. I love the way you love life — that kind of love is infectious in the best way possible.
10. I love the way you show up for others and the way you show up for yourself.
11. You inspire me to show up for myself.
12. You inspire me to show up for those around me.
13. You inspire me, period.
14. I admire your sense of fashion.
15. I admire your taste in art, in food, in music.
16. I admire the way you give the space for a taste that does not reflect yours.
17. I admire your sense of calm.
18. I admire how you make people feel calm.
19. I love how you are unapologetic about your ambition.
20. I love how you are unapologetic about your love.
21. I love how you own who you are — it makes it feel more natural for me to do the same.
22. I love how you laugh.
23. I love how you love to make others laugh.
24. I love how you always know the right thing to say in the darkest of moments.
25. I love how you don’t let yourself dwell in the dark moments.
26. I love how you’re always present with me.
27. I love how you’re always present with the ones around you.
28. Thank you for never taking your phone out at meals.
29. Thank you for never taking your phone out while I’m talking to you.
30. You are a miracle, and I’m grateful for you.
Previously publihsed on Thought Catalog, here.