Affection Quotes

The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog.

Ambrose Bierce

In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.

Jane Austen

Tokens of affection ease the wariness of time.

Wes Fessler

The affection of young ladies is of as rapid growth as Jack's beanstalk, and reaches up to the sky in a night.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Affection is a coal that must be cooled; Else, suffered, it will set the heart on fire.

William Shakespeare

Love is strong in its passion; affection is powerful in its gentleness.

Jules Michelet

No affections and a great brain,--these are the men to command the world.

Benjamin Disraeli

One must not be mean with the affections; what is spent of the fund is renewed in the spending itself.

Sigmund Freud

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

Washington Irving

Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

T.S. Eliot

That trial is not fair where affection is judge

Thomas Fuller

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

George Eliot

Always when I see a man fond of praise I always think it is because he is an affectionate man craving for affection.

J. B. Yeats

I love dogs. They live in the moment and don't care about anything except affection and food. They're loyal and happy. Humans are just too damn complicated.

David Duchovny

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Updated On : November 18, 2013
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