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Affection Quotes

Ralph Waldo Emerson
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children...to leave the world a better place...to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
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Dalai Lama
When we are young and again when we are old, we depend heavily on the affection of others. Between these stages we usually feel that we can do everything without help from others and that other people's affection is simply not important. But at this stage I think it is very important to keep deep human affection.
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William Shakespeare
Affection faints not like a pale-faced coward,But then woos best when most his choice is froward.
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If ever there is tomorrow when we're not together.. there is something you must always remember. you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. but the most important thing is, even if we're apart.. i'll always be with you.
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 Buddha
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
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Bertrand Russell
No man can be a good teacher unless he has feelings of warm affection toward his pupils and a genuine desire to impart to them what he believes to be of value.
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Khalil Gibran
He who does not see the angels and devils in the beauty and malice of life will be far removed from knowledge, and his spirit will be empty of affection.
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Brian Billick
They are two class individuals and I know they have a great affection for the people in Tennessee, for that organization, as they should, ... There is nothing like going home and being in a competitive atmosphere.
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Richard Bach
I want to be very close to someone I respect and admire and have somebody who feels the same way about me.
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Lee Iacocca
The affections are like lightning: you cannot tell where they will strike till they have fallen.
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Jane Austen
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.
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Brooks Robinson
I really have an affection for York, ... It was the first place where my father came to see me play pro ball.
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C.S. Lewis
Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person's ultimate good as far as it can be obtained
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Franklin D. Roosevelt
Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.
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No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth.
Robert Southey Permalink
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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 Permalink
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Mark Twain
Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied
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Abraham Maslow
The fact is that people are good, if only their fundamental wishes are satisfied, their wish for affection and security. Give people affection and security, and they will give affection and be secure in their feelings and their behavior.
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 Aristotle
Most people would rather give than get affection.
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Bertrand Russell
Human nature is so constructed that it gives affection most readily to those who seem least to demand it
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Dalai Lama
We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.
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Abraham Maslow
If both the physiological and the safety needs are fairly well gratified, then there will emerge love and affection and belongingness needs, and the whole cycle already described will repeat itself with this new centre. Now the person will feel keenl
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George Bernard Shaw
The natural term of the affection of the human animal for its offspring is six years.
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Mark Twain
A public library is the most enduring of memorials, the trustiest monument for the preservation of an event or a name or an affection; for it, and it only, is respected by wars and revolutions, and survives them
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William Shakespeare
Hath not a Jew eyes? hath not a Jew hands, organs, dimensions, senses, affections, passions? fed with the same food, hurt with the same weapons, subject to the same diseases, healed by the same means, warmed and cooled by the same winter and summer, as a Christian is? If you prick us, do we not bleed? if you tickle us, do we not laugh? if you poison us, do we not die? and if you wrong us, shall we not revenge? If we are like you in the rest, we will resemble you in that.
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Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the heart
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Charles Darwin
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and no night; all tragedies, all ennui, vanish, - all duties even
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Lyndon Johnson
It should be a place where each individual's dignity and self-respect is strengthened by the respect and affection of his neighbors. It should be a place where each of us can find the satisfaction and warmth which comes from being a member of the community of man. This is what man sought at the dawn of civilization. It is what we seek today.
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Khalil Gibran
I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.
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