Top 42 Affectionate Quotes And Sayings

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Affectionate Quotes

“Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the heart.” – Basil Rathbone

“You can talk with someone for years, everyday, and still, it won’t mean as much as what you can have when you sit in front of someone, not saying a word, yet you feel that person with your heart, you feel like you have known the person for forever…. connections are made with the heart, not the tongue.” ― C. JoyBell C.

“You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha

“I wasn’t actually in love, but I felt a sort of tender curiosity.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.” – St. Jerome

“Owners of dogs will have noticed that, if you provide them with food and water and shelter and affection, they will think you are god. Whereas owners of cats are compelled to realize that, if you provide them with food and water and shelter and affection, they draw the conclusion that they are gods.” ― Christopher Hitchens

“I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.” – Audrey Hepburn

“I had not intended to love him; the reader knows I had wrought hard to extirpate from my soul the germs of love there detected; and now, at the first renewed view of him, they spontaneously revived, great and strong! He made me love him without looking at me.” ― Charlotte Brontë

“We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.” – Dalai Lama

“We all know him to be a proud, unpleasant sort of man; but this would be nothing if you really liked him.” ― Jane Austen

“Expressions of affection, like putting your arm around someone’s shoulder, holding hands, or giving a kiss good night, involve the principle of honesty.” – John Bytheway

“We were not a hugging people. In terms of emotional comfort it was our belief that no amount of physical contact could match the healing powers of a well made cocktail.” ― David Sedaris

“It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.” – Christian Nestell Bovee

“We are not people who touch each other carelessly; every point of contact between us feels important, a rush of energy and relief.” ― Veronica Roth

“The fact is that people are good, Give people affection and security, and they will give affection and be secure in their feelings and their behavior.” Abraham Maslow

“I’m telling you this for one reason and one reason only: No matter how sure you are of someone’s love, it’s always nice to hear it.” ― Mike Gayle

“Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.” – C. S. Lewis

“Laughter is more than just a pleasurable activity…When people laugh together, they tend to talk and touch more and to make eye contact more frequently.” ― Gretchen Rubin

“If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving be me.” – W. H. Auden

“Oh, I love hugging. I wish I was an octopus, so I could hug 10 people at a time!” ― Drew Barrymore

“I just don’t know how to deal with so many people giving me that much affection. I never had that in my life.” – Tupac Shakur

“It’s true that nothing in this world makes us so necessary to others as the affection we have for them.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Talk not of wasted affection – affection never was wasted.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“There is nothing like wounded affection for giving poignancy to anger.” ― Elizabeth Gaskell

“I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.” – Khalil Gibran

“The beauty and mystery of this world only emerges through affection, attention, interest and compassion . . . open your eyes wide and actually see this world by attending to its colors, details and irony.” ― Orhan Pamuk

“The primary motive for good care and good use of the land-community is always going to be affection, which is too often lacking.” – Wendell Berry

“The very condition of having Friends is that we should want something else besides Friends. Where the truthful answer to the question “Do you see the same truth?” would be “I see nothing and I don’t care about the truth; I only want a Friend,” no Friendship can arise – though Affection of course may. There would be nothing for the Friendship to be about; and Friendship must be about something, even if it were only an enthusiasm for dominoes or white mice. Those who have nothing can share nothing; those who are going nowhere can have no fellow-travellers.” ― C.S. Lewis

“The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most difficult periods, and always your love and affection have eased the journey.” – Princess Diana

“First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.” ― George Bernard Shaw

“Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“It was a lesson most people learned much earlier; that even friendship could have an undisclosed shelf life. That loyalty and affection, so consuming and powerful, could dissipate like fog.” ― Jennifer Haigh

“If you are worthy of its affection, a cat will be your friend but never your slave.” – Theophile Gautier

“Intelligence and education that hasn’t been tempered by human affection isn’t worth a damn.” ― Daniel Keyes

“I foster a sorrowful conception of affection. Make no sacrifices.” – Franz Liszt

“If the guy likes/loves you, he won’t care if you are a good kisser or not. He should like you for what you are – not how you kiss.” ― Meg Cabot

“I get the feeling people respect me and that there is affection for me. That makes me happy.” – Andres Iniesta

“Even with friends, I had difficulty giving or receiving physical affection, although I secretly craved it.” ― Kate M. Taylor

“I have a lot of affection to give, and sometimes I’m a little overbearing.” – Dove Cameron

“Only as we mature does affection begin to depend on achievement.” ― Alain de Botton

“A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.” – Arthur Helps

“A concrete love is a mass of emotion formed into a compound mixture of affection, care, desire and expectation.” ― Munia Khan

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