Affection Quotes

Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain, to show them that we love them, not when we feel like it, but when they do

Nan Fairbrother

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

C.S. Lewis

Most people would rather give than get affection.

Aristotle

Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.

Bible

A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.

Andre Maurois

No decking sets forth anything so much as affection.

Sir Philip Sidney

Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman wholl give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? It means youre in the wrong house, thats what it means.

Henny Youngman

Do not be afraid of showing your affection. Be warm and tender, thoughtful and affectionate. Men are more helped by sympathy, than by service; love is more than money, and a kind word will give more pleasure than a present.

John Lubbock

There are two sorts of affection - the love of a woman you respect, and the love for the woman you love.

Arthur Wing Pinero

O happy hours when I may once more encircle within these arms the dearest object of my love- when I shall again feel the pressure of that 'aching head' which will delight to recline upon my bosom, when I may again press to my heart which palpitates with the purest affection that loved one who has so long shared its undivided devotion

Alexander Hamilton Rice

Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain, to show them that we love them, not when we feel like it, but when they do.

Nan Fairbrother

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

Dalai Lama
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