14 signs you’re in a relationship with a really classy guy

A classy guy is quite simply the total package. He never fails to impress others with the way he dresses, communicates, and carries himself.

When it comes to relationships, you can count on him to do the work necessary to make his partner feel happy, loved, and respected.

If you’re curious to know if you’re with a classy gentleman, you’ve come to the right place!

Read on to find out if your man is a keeper!

1) He takes care of himself

It’s not just about the fancy clothes and the best cologne. He shows his partner (and the world) that he values himself by taking care of his body and maintaining good hygiene.

He strives to look his best, which means he’s always well-groomed and presentable. 

He exudes sophistication because he knows how to mix and match clothes to create his own style

2) His manners are impeccable

Sure, he knows that you can take care of yourself, but a classy guy will not think twice about making you feel like a lady.

It’s the simplest things that make an impact: from saying “please and thank you” to opening doors for you, pulling out your chair, and making sure he shows up on time for all your dates. 

3) He treats everyone with respect

Is your partner kind to your family and friends but always rude to waiters and taxi drivers? That’s definitely a sign that he is not a classy guy.

A classy gentleman’s character stands out because he views everyone with respect and dignity, no matter who they are or what their status in life may be. 

He acts with kindness even when no one else is watching.

4) He is considerate and thoughtful

Again, this is worth repeating: It’s the little things a classy man does to show you how much he cares.

Does he remember special occasions? Does he plan romantic dates? Does he prepare you a cup of coffee or give you a tight hug?

He is mindful of how his words and actions will affect you. He constantly asks about your opinions and feelings. 

5) He is confident and independent

There’s nothing quite like a self-assured, classy guy. He feels good about himself, he knows what he wants, and he knows what he’s capable of.

He doesn’t come off as arrogant or brag about himself and his accomplishments. He stands up for himself and the people he cares about.

Plus, he takes responsibility for his happiness. This brings me to my next point….

6) He is passionate and purposeful

What makes a classy guy inspiring? His ambition, drive, and zest for life will rub off on you. 

He has a deep sense of purpose, and he pursues his passions relentlessly.

He is ambitious and determined to reach his goals, and he has a clear plan of working towards them. He is always striving to better himself every day. 

7) He is well-educated

You know you’re in a relationship with a classy guy when you just can’t seem to run out of interesting topics to talk about. 

Whether it’s the latest in politics or entertainment or about his beliefs and opinions, he can carry intelligent conversations about a wide range of subjects. 

He’s always curious about the world and the people around him.

8) He is funny and witty

Time and again, studies have proven this: couples that laugh together, stay together. 

So if you’re with someone who you can laugh with, it’s a sign that you’re in a relationship with a really classy guy.

He knows how to fill your days with fun and good cheer. Best of all, he can effortlessly make you smile. 

9) He is an excellent communicator

When you’re with a classy guy, you’ll spend your days talking about your goals, plans, and dreams.

Of course, conflicts are inevitable. But a classy guy will never resort to blaming, criticizing, and bullying. 

He will speak less and listen more, and will do his best to pay attention to all the non-verbal cues.

10) He has a high level of emotional intelligence

Simply put, a classy guy is empathetic. Sure, you and your partner won’t always see eye to eye.

But a classy guy goes out of his way to validate your feelings and honor the emotions behind your words.

He’s the type of guy who will show up for you through the highs and lows. He’s also kind and compassionate to everyone. 

11) He respects your boundaries

Does he force you to do things you don’t want to do? Does he ignore your personal space? Does he stop you from spending time with your family and friends?

If you said yes to all, then it might be time to think twice about your relationship. These behaviors are never classy. 

A classy guy will always honor your independence and boundaries

12) He is honest and trustworthy

Integrity is a true test of a classy guy’s character. He will work to gain your trust by keeping his promises and doing what he says he’ll do.

He won’t lie about even the smallest things. He values the truth, and he will be honest with you especially when it’s difficult. 

In other words, he won’t give you any reasons to doubt him. 

13) He is supportive

If your partner is your number-one comforter, cheerleader, and encourager, it’s a sign that you’re in a relationship with a classy man.

He wants to see you succeed and will be with you every step of the way, celebrating your milestones and helping you cope with failure.

He will always make you feel that you can achieve anything you set your mind to

14) He maintains a positive attitude

Last, but not least, a classy guy is someone you can count on to not back down when the going gets tough.

He will stand by you through all the triumphs and challenges. His commitment to you is unwavering. 

He will give his all to make the relationship work and keep it healthy, happy, and thriving. 

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Tina Fey

I'm Tina Fey, the founder of the blog Love Connection. I've extremely passionate about sharing relationship advice. I've studied psychology and have my Masters in marital, family, and relationship counseling. I hope with all my heart to help you improve your relationships, and I hope that even if one thing I write helps you, it means more to me than just about anything else in the world. Check out my blog Love Connection, and if you want to get in touch with me, hit me up on Twitter

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