Affection Quotes

There is in life no blessing like affection; it soothes, it hallows, elevates, subdues, and bringeth down to earth its native heaven: life has nought else that may supply its place.

Most people would rather get than give affection.

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

While your friend holds you affectionately by both your hands you are safe, for you can watch both of his.

Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.

Fickleness, n. The iterated satiety of an enterprising affection.

There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection. It is customary to begin a series of dates with a great deal of entertainment, a moderate amount of food, and the merest suggestion of affection. As the amount of affection increases, the entertainment can […]

Platonic, adj. Pertaining to the philosophy of Socrates. Platonic Love is a fool’s name for the affection between a disability and a frost.

All my life affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.

Uxoriousness, n. A perverted affection that has strayed to one’s own wife.