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Affection Quotes

At end of the day, from the super star to junior light boy, all are human beings and we can’t live without feelings affection from anybody. Token of affection is a great relief for all of us who work in 9 to 5 job to buy some food and a pigeon hole to reside in the maddening city. The display of affection unloads the heavy stress from people’s mind and that would be the reason, they all want to celebrate everything. You can get a good insight about affection by taking a glance on these quotes on affection.

Saint Augustine

By faithfulness we are collected and wound up into unity within ourselves, whereas we had been scattered abroad in multiplicity.

Thomas More

The heart that has truly loved never forgets, But as truly loves on to the close.


He who lives in our mind is near though he may actually be far away; but he who is not in our heart is far though he may really be nearby.

Paulo Coelho

The moment of that kiss contained every happy moment I had ever lived.

Phyllis Diller

Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home.

Margaret Mead

Sisters are probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.

Dorothy Day

Love casts out fear, but we have to get over the fear in order to get close enough to love them.

Erma Bombeck

A friend will tell you she saw your old boyfriend - and he's a priest.

James Russell Lowell

A weed is no more than a flower in disguise, Which is seen through at once, if love give a man eyes.

Rita Rudner

Before I met my husband, I'd never fallen in love. I'd stepped in it a few times.

Leo Buscaglia

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

William Arthur Ward

A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.

Richard M. Nixon

Don't get the impression that you arouse my anger. You see, one can only be angry with those he respects.

Ernest Hemingway

The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.

Willie Nelson

I got along without you before I met you and I'll get along without you a long time after you're gone.

Dan Quayle

I understand the importance of bondage between parent and child.

Albert Camus

The desire for possession is insatiable, to such a point that it can survive even love itself. To love, therefore, is to sterilize the person one loves.

Henry James

I've always been interested in people, but I've never liked them.

Victor Hugo

A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.

Lao Tzu

To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.

Joseph Campbell

Love is a friendship set to music.

Honoré de Balzac

A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second; with a husband it runs the other way.

Mahatma Gandhi

Where there is love there is life.

Drew Barrymore

I love romance. I'm a sucker for it. I love it so much. It's pathetic.

Nelson Mandela

If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.

Mother Teresa

Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

Thomas More

A friendship like love is warm; a love like friend ship is steady.

Billy Graham

God proved His love on the Cross. When Christ hung, and bled, and died, it was God saying to the world, "I love you."

Bertrand Russell

The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.


A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.

Jean Baudrillard

Cowardice and courage are never without a measure of affectation. Nor is love. Feelings are never true. They play with their mirrors.

Denis Waitley

I've stolen a couple of hearts and they are in my private collection!

Dalai Lama

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.

Henry James

If I were to live my life over again, I would be an American. I would steep myself in America, I would know no other land.

Lord Byron

Absence - that common cure of love.

Linda Evans

I just fell in love with his music. I thought Yanni was Japanese. I didn't have any idea what a Yanni was. I just thought I was in love with a Japanese man who wrote beautiful music.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Love is the only gold.

Thomas Moore

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Hillaire Belloc

From quiet homes and first beginning, out to the undiscovered ends, there's nothing worth the wear of winning, but laughter and the love of friends.

James Russell Lowell

Children are God's Apostles, sent forth, day by day, to preach of love, and hope, and peace.

Leo Buscaglia

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Nelson Mandela

I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.

Walt Disney

A man should never neglect his family for business.

Andrew Jackson

Heaven will be no heaven to me if I do not meet my wife there.

C. S. Lewis

Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.

Thomas Hobbes

Leisure is the Mother of Philosophy.

Mae West

He's the kind of man a woman would have to marry to get rid of.

Washington Irving

A woman's whole life is a history of the affections.

Jean Baudrillard

If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love with language, which is already a form of break up and infidelity.

James Stewart

When it came to kissing, Harlow was the best.

William Blake

I am in you and you in me, mutual in divine love.

Lewis Carroll

One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.

Thomas Paine

I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.

Alice Walker

Is solace anywhere more comforting than in the arms of a sister.

James Russell Lowell

All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.

Steve Carell

Talking to my wife, we stare at each other, saying, 'How is this happening? Why is this happening? Why now?' It's nothing I ever aspired to,

Mother Teresa

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.

Mel Brooks

Everything we do in life is based on fear, especially love.

Coco Chanel

Great loves too must be endured.

George Washington Carver

If you love it enough, anything will talk with you.

George Eliot

A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.

Anais Nin

Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious, one should preserve it.

Thomas Moore

A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, stead.

Mother Teresa

I try to give to the poor people for love what the rich could get for money. No, I wouldn't touch a leper for a thousand pounds; yet I willingly cure him for the love of God.

Walt Disney

Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.

Blaise Pascal

All of our reasoning ends in surrender to feeling.

Alice Walker

Yes, Mother. I can see you are flawed. You have not hidden it. That is your greatest gift to me.

Thomas Moore

The heart that has truly loved never forgets But as truly loves on to the close.

Dwight L. Moody

Faith makes all things possible... love makes all things easy.

Helen Rowland

A Bachelor of Arts is one who makes love to a lot of women, and yet has the art to remain a bachelor.

Princess Diana

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

Thomas Jefferson

Always take hold of things by the smooth handle.

Pamela Anderson

I'm a mother with two small children, so I don't take as much crap as I used to.


Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.

Washington Irving

A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their wives, wives their husbands. But a mother's love endures through all.

Charles Baudelaire

A sweetheart is a bottle of wine, a wife is a wine bottle.

Albert Schweitzer

Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.

Princess Diana

Hugs can do great amounts of good — especially for children.

Julia Roberts

You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness.

Malcolm X

I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.

Halle Berry

I know that I will never find my father in any other man who comes into my life, because it is a void in my life that can only be filled by him.

Henry David Thoreau

The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend. I have no wealth to bestow on him. If he knows that I am happy in loving him, he will want no other reward. Is not friendship divine in this?

Linda Evans

I played with dolls until I was 15. My mother encouraged it because my older sister got married when she was 15, so Mom thought that the longer I stayed with dolls, the better.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.

Arthur Ashe

When we were together, I loved you deeply and you gave me so much happiness I can never repay you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

All brave men love; for he only is brave who has affections to fight for, whether in the daily battle of life, or in physical contests.

A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for.

Mother Teresa

Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do... but how much love we put in that action.

Edgar Allan Poe

We loved with a love that was more than love.

Walt Disney

I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known.

Adam Smith

To feel much for others and little for ourselves; to restrain our selfishness and exercise our benevolent affections, constitute the perfection of human nature.

Henry James

Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.


Keep a watch also on the faults of the patients, which often make them lie about the taking of things prescribed.

Mae West

Love isn't an emotion or an instinct - it's an art.

Mother Teresa

Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.

Venus Williams

As I grow to understand life less and less I grow to love it more and more.

Steve Martin

Love is a promise delivered already broken.

Dalai Lama

We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.