If you approach dating casually, you will never give anyone enough of a chance to know if they could be the one and will dismiss so many incredible people.
Moreover, unfortunately, the rise of the dating app and swiping has made dating culture "disposable," meaning you can always swipe again and just find another one.
You could meet the one and date him or her for a few years and then get married when you are ready.
Just think of a fun date idea, and throw it out there.
By taking just a little bit of initiative, it's a sign that shows you like spending time with him, and shows that you are willing to put some effort and creativity into dating, too.
I'm not saying you need to get overly emotional.
Just tell him he’s as funny as Johnny Depp or smarter than the latest article you’ve read.
We millennials live in a world of instant gratification where we have what we want with the snap of our fingers.