Quotations On Affection

  • A loving heart is the truest wisdom.—Dickens.
  • Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.—Colossians 3:2.
  • 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.—Hawthorne.
  • In nine times out of ten a women had better show more affection than she feels.—Jane Austen
  • Alas! our young affections run to waste, or water but the desert.—Lord Byron

  • Universal love is a glove without fingers, which fits all bands alike, and none closely; but true affection is like a glove with fingers, which fits one hand only, and sits close to that one. —Jean Paul Friedrich Richter 
  • Affection is a garden, and without it there would not be a verdant spot on the surface of the globe.—Author Unknown
  • Of all earthly music, that which reaches the farthest into heaven is the beating of a loving heart.—Beecher.
  • If there is anything that keeps the mind open to angel visits, and repels the ministry of ill, it is human love.—Willis.