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


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Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet

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, psychologist

I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.

Audrey Hepburn, actress

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.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, novelist

Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections.

Daniel Boone, explorer

A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequences than to have a really affectionate mother.

W. Somerset Maugham, playwright

Animals speak with pure affection. It's important to me to get something going in NY so we can get to be a no-kill city, and give the animals homes and more attention and love.

Bernadette Peters, actress

Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end; whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue.

John Dryden, poet

It's not every day that you get to be affectionate around something, it just doesn't happen that often.

Larry David, actor

The Soul debases her self, when she sets her affections on any thing but her creator.

Mary Astell, writer

When it comes to accepting emotional support or affection, I'm a little guarded and hardened to that.

Patricia Heaton, actress

It's hard for anybody who's been with me not to feel starved for affection when I'm making love to my ideas. Maybe it's not meant for me to settle down and be married.

Jim Carrey, comedian

Dumbo... makes me cry. Every single time and in the exact same spot. I just have a special affection for Dumbo.

Leonard Maltin, critic

My unhealthy affection for my second daughter has waned. Now I despise all my seven children equally.

Evelyn Waugh, author

A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.

Charles Darwin, naturalist

In every loving woman there is a priestess of the past - a pious guardian of some affection, of which the object has disappeared.

Henri Frederic Amiel, philosopher

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

Basil Rathbone, actor

Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

Again, I shall be told that the law presumes the husband to be kind, affectionate, and ready to provide for and protect his wife. But what right, I ask, has the law to presume at all on the subject?

Ernestine Rose, activist

The atmosphere at my school was very competitive. Young girls were competing with each other every day for status, for leadership, for the affection of the teachers. I hated it.

Zhang Ziyi, actress

The objective of the demonstrators is to win the affection of the armed agents of the government. Most of the Kiev police have now pledged their support for the people.

Bob Schaffer, politician

While I've lived in L.A. since 1985, I'll always consider Chicago my home town and have much affection for it. My parents and sister still live there so I try to visit as often as I'm able.

Douglas Wood, writer

In life, there are no perfect affections.

James Merrill, poet

As I listened, it occurred to me that interest in and affection for the animals that share the planet with us may be a more unifying force than any other.

Nick Clooney, politician

Virginians were no more angels or philanthropists than people to the north or to the south of them. They were moved by their affections, their interest, and their resentments, just as humanity is moved today.

John Sergeant Wise, author

Michael is a funny character, for whom I have a great deal of affection. He sat across his desk and seemed to be a bit of a blunt fellow. We began talking about the characters and he opened up about his vision.

Madeleine Stowe, actress

I worked with my son when he was much younger; we did L.A. Law together, where I played his father and he played a kid who was suing his father for alienation of affection or something. It was great.

Rene Auberjonois, actor

I claim that rape exists any time sexual intercourse occurs when it has not been initiated by the woman, out of her own genuine affection and desire.

Robin Morgan, activist

Well the wedding in the words of the Archbishop of Canterbury was a fairy tale and there was a huge public impress, investment of goodwill, affection and indeed money in this Institution. It was a huge success at the time.

Anthony Holden, journalist

In the early days of Christianity the exercise of chastity was frequently combined with a close and romantic intimacy of affection between the sexes which shocked austere moralists.

Havelock Ellis, psychologist

The United States form a young republic, a confederacy which ought ever to be cemented by a union of interests and affection, under the influence of those principles which obtained their independence.

Mercy Otis Warren, playwright

I have an affection for a great city. I feel safe in the neighborhood of man, and enjoy the sweet security of the streets.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet

A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.

Abraham Joshua Heschel, educator

He makes a great mistake... who supposes that authority is firmer or better established when it is founded by force than that which is welded by affection.

Terence, writer

Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.

George Eliot, author

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

C. S. Lewis, writer

Yet, if the most frequent sex and apparently the best sex is that between married partners who are faithful to one another, is there not a hint that affection might be an important aspect of sex? Even love?

Andrew Greeley, clergyman

The essential elements of giving are power and love - activity and affection - and the consciousness of the race testifies that in the high and appropriate exercise of these is a blessedness greater than any other.

Mark Hopkins, educator

And now, once again, I bid my hideous progeny go forth and prosper. I have an affection for it, for it was the offspring of happy days, when death and grief were but words, which found no true echo in my heart.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, author

That is the great mistake about the affections. It is not the rise and fall of empires, the birth and death of kings, or the marching of armies that move them most. When they answer from their depths, it is to the domestic joys and tragedies of life.

Amelia Barr, novelist

If you are worthy of its affection, a cat will be your friend but never your slave.

Theophile Gautier, poet

It is difficult to obtain the friendship of a cat. It is a philosophical animal... one that does not place its affections thoughtlessly.

Theophile Gautier, poet

The great model of the affection of love in human beings is the sentiment which subsists between parents and children.

William Godwin, writer

The place of my birth, and residence for nearly sixteen years, in the early part of my life, became endeared to my feelings and affections; and more especially so after I had quitted it for an unknown place, and to associate with strangers.

John Britton, mathematician

No money on earth can buy the love and affection that has been given to me by a grateful nation.

Abdul Qadeer Khan, scientist

My team and I have reunited two elements that coexist with difficulty: respect and affection, because when they love you they don't respect you and when they respect you they don't love you.

Shakira, musician

The musicians are really on board, they're doing a great job together. There is some kind of a good chemistry, I would say affectionate chemistry and it's a huge promise of success.

Lucien Bouchard, lawyer

We are still so close, David and I. We were at a party the other day at my mum's house and I was sitting on his lap. We're very affectionate. And I looked at him and thought after being married for 11 years! We were the only couple who were even near each other at that party. We're soul mates.

Victoria Beckham, musician

My upbringing did not create a healthy affection for confrontation. I'd love it if everyone always got along, and nothing ever got tense.

Trisha Yearwood, musician

For film and television, it's interesting how fans feel that their particular ways of manifesting their affections are the correct ones. It's not just about being a fan, it's about how you perform your fandom. That's always been interesting to me.

Carrie Brownstein, musician

We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to us in the uncritical canine attachment.

George Eliot, author

In dread fear of sentimentality, another thing true is not said-that for its staff the paper is a source of pride and, I do believe, an object of affection and-yes, love.

Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, publisher

The politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved.

Edward R. Murrow, journalist

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

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

Of Manners gentle, of Affections mild; In Wit a man; Simplicity, a child.

Alexander Pope, poet

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

Washington Irving, writer

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, author

My affections are easily swayed and I can be very unfaithful.

Dusty Springfield, musician

You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection.

Buddha, monk

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

Dalai Lama, leader

I foster a sorrowful conception of affection. Make no sacrifices.

Franz Liszt, composer

I want affection and tenderness desperately, but there's something in me that prevents me from handing it out.

Ethel Waters, musician

What I have always wanted for myself is much more primitive. It is probably nothing more than the affection of the people with whom I am in contact, and their good opinion of me.

Anna Freud, psychologist

But today, I feel the genuine warmth, the affection, and although I may joke about it, I am touched.

Perry Como, musician

In many ways, that affection is the real reward for 56 years in the business. Although the money ain't exactly bad either.

Perry Como, musician

Throughout the past, there has been a lack of intimacy, affection, and regard for Islam by Christianity. This, to a large extent, has been due to a lack of knowledge of the great human and spiritual ideals for which Islam and the teachings of Islam stand.

Aly Khan, public servant

I have been extremely touched by these signs of affection on the part of all the Thai people.

Bhumibol Adulyadej, statesman

Everywhere I go in the world, people know me and recognise me and really show affection for me.

Tony Curtis, actor

We object not to the narration of the deeds of our unregenerate condition, but to the mode in which it is too often done. Let sin have its monument, but let it be a heap of stones cast by the hands of execration - not a mausoleum erected by the hands of affection.

Charles Spurgeon, preacher

It is not because other people are dead that our affection for them grows faint, it is because we ourselves are dying.

Marcel Proust, author

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, poet

Caresses, expressions of one sort or another, are necessary to the life of the affections as leaves are to the life of a tree. If they are wholly restrained, love will die at the roots.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, novelist

Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who'll give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? It means you're in the wrong house, that's what it means.

Henny Youngman, comedian

Every gift which is given, even though is be small, is in reality great, if it is given with affection.

Pindar, poet

The natural term of the affection of the human animal for its offspring is six years.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

When affection only speaks, truth is not always there.

Thomas Middleton, poet

Today's youth cannot miss something they have never known, but I fear that there are no current fictional characters whose impact and influence will last with such abiding affection into their 'sore and yellow' as this splendid man's creations have in mine!

Peter Cushing, actor

Book tours are almost designed to beat out of an author any affection he has for his book.

Michael Lewis,

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, actor

Love is of that excellent nature, that it is esteemed by the best of men, and accepted from the meanest persons; what then is the affection of a Father!

John Pearson, theologian

I Wanna Hold Your Hand.’ First single. Fucking brilliant. Perhaps the most fucking brilliant song ever written. Because they nailed it. That’s what everyone wants. Not 24-7 hot wet sex. Not a marriage that lasts a hundred years. Not a Porsche or a blow job or a million-dollar crib. No. They wanna hold your hand. They have a feeling that they can’t hide.

Rachel Cohn,

There is no sinfulness in the will and affections without some error in the understanding. All lusts which a natural man lives in, are lusts of ignorance.

George Gillespie, theologian

Even Stravinsky does not evoke the same public affection as Verdi.

Charles Rosen, musician

I live a perfectly happy and comfortable life in Blair's Britain, but I can't work up much affection for the culture we've created for ourselves: it's too cynical, too knowing, too ironic, too empty of real value and meaning.

Jonathan Coe, novelist

It's absolutely true that it's almost impossible to play a character without having any affection for him.

Michael Shanks, actor

Another principle is, the deepest affections of our hearts gather around some human form in which are incarnated the living thoughts and ideas of the passing age.

Matthew Simpson, clergyman

Many things are unknown to the wisest, and the best men can never wholly divest themselves of passions and affections... nothing can or ought to be permanent but that which is perfect.

Algernon Sidney, politician

If I did not have for him the warm affection a son feels toward a less austere and preoccupied father, I at least had an immense respect for him, and a great admiration.

Lincoln Ellsworth, explorer

Respect and affection for animals, particularly those who share our homes, recognize no geographic borders.

Nick Clooney, politician

During our travels, the Indians entertained me well; and their affection for me was so great, that they utterly refused to leave me there with the others, although the Governor offered them one hundred pounds sterling for me, on purpose to give me a parole to go home.

Daniel Boone, explorer

After my mistress was dead, I lived most comfortably, my master having a great affection for me.

William Lilly, celebrity

I would tell anyone who wants something from someone else to feign not wanting it. People are perverse. If you show great affection to them, they'll run the other way.

Hedy Lamarr, actress

Being Latin parents makes us extremely expressive with our affections.

Gloria Estefan, musician

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