Affectionate Quotes

Affectionate is a characteristic that expresses love and fondness. There are many ways to be affectionate such as sending flowers, gifts, showing gratitude, cuddles, or cooking their favorite meal.

Browse through a collection of affectionate quotes from couples, celebrities, famous authors, and others for suggestions and ways to be affectionate towards your partner or loved ones.

 

Johnny Ray Ryder, Jr.- A simple hug warms the heart

Johnny Ray Ryder, Jr.- A simple hug warms the heart

There’s something in a simple hug That always warms the heart, It welcomes us back home And makes it easier to part….

Johnny Ray Ryder, Jr.

Kathleen Keating-  A hug makes you feel good all day

Kathleen Keating- A hug makes you feel good all day

A hug makes you feel good all day.

Kathleen Keating

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quote On Having Affection

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quote On Having Affection

It’s true that nothing in this world makes us so necessary to others as the affection we have for them.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow- Affection is Never Wasted

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow- Affection is Never Wasted

Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Richelle E. Goodrich Quote On Withholding Affection

Richelle E. Goodrich Quote On Withholding Affection

Often we withhold our affections, waiting first for love to be extended to us. The irony is that we are loved for loving.

Richelle E. Goodrich

Victor Hugo- Father and Son

Victor Hugo- Father and Son

He was not his father, and this was not his work; but he was the master, and this was his masterpiece.
Victor Hugo
      

Sir John Lubbock- Be Thoughtful and Affectionate

Sir John Lubbock- Be Thoughtful and Affectionate

Don’t be afraid of showing 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.     

Sir John Lubbock

Pradeepa Pandiyan- Protection and Love From Parents

Pradeepa Pandiyan- Protection and Love From Parents

No man can protect you like your father, No women can love you like your mother.

Pradeepa Pandiyan

John Bytheway- Expressions of Affection

John Bytheway- Expressions of Affection

Expressions of affection, like putting your arm around someone’s shoulder, holding hands, or giving a kiss good night, involve the principle of honesty.

John Bytheway

Gretchen Rubin- Laughter is a Pleasurable Activity

Gretchen Rubin- Laughter is a Pleasurable Activity

Laughter is more than just a pleasurable activity…When people laugh together, they tend to talk and touch more and to make eye contact more frequently. 

Gretchen Rubin    

Neil Young- A Little Love and Affection Will Make the World a Better Place

Neil Young- A Little Love and Affection Will Make the World a Better Place

A little love and affection in everything you do will make the world a better place with or without you.     

Neil Young

Emily Dickinson- Affection is Like Bread

Emily Dickinson- Affection is Like Bread

Affection is like bread, unnoticed till we starve, and then we dream of it, and sing of it, and paint it, when every urchin in the street has more than he can eat.    

Emily Dickinson

Arthur Helps on recipe for affection

Arthur Helps on recipe for affection

A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.     

C.S. Lewis- Public Affection

C.S. Lewis- Public Affection

Affection would not be affection if it was loudly and frequently expressed; to produce it in public is like getting your household furniture out for a move. It did very well in its place, but it looks shabby or tawdry or grotesque in the sunshine.
C.S. Lewis

Munia Khan Quote On Concrete Love

Munia Khan Quote On Concrete Love

A concrete love is a mass of emotion formed into a compound mixture of affection, care, desire, and expectation.
Munia Khan

Irène Némirovsky Quote On Loving Someone and Protecting Them With Love

Irène Némirovsky Quote On Loving Someone and Protecting Them With Love

When you love someone as much as that, you don’t believe they can die. You think your love protects them.

Irène Némirovsky

J.C. Ryle- More Love Means More Weeping

J.C. Ryle- More Love Means More Weeping

The greater are our affections the deeper are our afflictions, and the more we love the more we have to weep.     

J.C. Ryle

Marty Rubin- Affection goes a long way

Marty Rubin- Affection goes a long way

A little bit of affection goes a long way toward reconciling one with the world.  
Marty Rubin   

Bertrand Russell- Affection Cannot Be Created

Bertrand Russell- Affection Cannot Be Created

Affection cannot be created no matter how hard one tries; it can only be liberated.

Bertrand Russell

Amanda Mosher- Affection is a Source of Security and Comfort

Amanda Mosher- Affection is a Source of Security and Comfort

Affection is the source of self-confidence, happiness, security, and a comfortable mental state.     

Amanda Mosher

Seneca Quote On The Power Of Affection

Seneca Quote On The Power Of Affection

There is no power greater than true affection.  
Seneca   

Isabel Allende- Affection is like the noonday sun

Isabel Allende- Affection is like the noonday sun

Affection is like the noonday sun; it does not need the presence of another to be manifest.
Isabel Allende

Lorii Myers- The Needs In Our Lives

Lorii Myers- The Needs In Our Lives

Needs cause motivation. Deep-rooted desires for esteem, affection, belonging, achievement, self-actualization, power, and control motivate us to push for what we want and need in our lives.     

Lorii Myers

Ellen J. Barrier- Sharing Same Passionate Love with Another Person

Ellen J. Barrier- Sharing Same Passionate Love with Another Person

Sharing the same passionate love with another person, gives a feeling of being alive! The experience of something real, is unforgettable.

Ellen J. Barrier

Basil Rathbone- Never Regret Love or Sincere Affection

Basil Rathbone- Never Regret Love or Sincere Affection

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

Basil Rathbone

Auliq Ice- Love is a Strong Feeling

Auliq Ice- Love is a Strong Feeling

Love is one of the strongest feelings one can ever have. It comes over you all of a sudden and totally absorbs before you manage to realize the fact.

Auliq Ice

Mason Cooley Quote On Affection

Mason Cooley Quote On Affection

Affection reproaches, but does not denounce.
Mason Cooley

Timothy Gray Quote On Married Couple

Timothy Gray Quote On Married Couple

A married couple should show appreciation for each other, care for each other, be affectionate toward each other, and show interest in each other.

Timothy Gray