Pay attention to what he DOES (not what he SAYS). His actions show that he cares about you, more so than his words.
You don’t have to compromise. Relationships are hard work. When you’re single, you don’t have to deal with anyone but you. There is no fighting, no hurt feelings, life is (mostly) drama-free.
If you’ve tried using dating websites and ended up frustrated, emotionally drained and feeling like you wasted your time, you’ve probably made some very common mistakes.