62 Affection Thoughts to caring for others

Affection is a feeling of liking and caring for someone or something. Affection is very important in a relationship, as it helps both partners experience an increased sense of harmony, love, and mutual understanding. Giving, as well as receiving affection, simply helps create a safer and more caring relationship. Check out here the list of 62 affection thoughts & quotes.

Thoughts About Affection

1. “I cared for you more than you cared for yourself. Something which I regret for you didn’t deserve to have cared!” ―  Ramana Pemmaraju

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

2. “We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.” ― Dalai Lama

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

3. “Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.” ― Franklin D. Roosevelt

4. “Life wants you to be able to fully receive and give affection and love.” ― Bryant McGill

5. “Set your affection to infinity and your hate to zero!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

6. “LOVE is made up of a strong affection and patience whiles LUST is made up of strong affection and impatience. Affection is common to them, but patience is not common.” Israelmore Ayivor

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

7. “Do not underestimate the power of compassion; you will be surprised how an act of kindness, love, and caring can be a powerful affection in every life on this universe.” ― Jesus Apollinaris

8. “Sharing the same passionate love with another person, gives a feeling of being alive! The experience of something real is unforgettable.” ― Ellen J. Barrier

9. “I wasn’t actually in love, but I felt a sort of tender curiosity.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

10. “It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.” ― John Joseph Powell

11. “We are not people who touch each other carelessly; every point of contact between us feels important, a rush of energy and relief.” ― Veronica Roth

12. “True love is not a hide and seeks game: in true love, both lovers seek each other.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

13. “How do you make me smile when it seems like there’s nothing in the whole world to smile about?” ― Paula Stokes

14. “Affection is the source of self-confidence, happiness, security, and a comfortable mental state.” ― Amanda Mosher

15. “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

16. “We were not hugging people. In terms of emotional comfort, it was our belief that no amount of physical contact could match the healing powers of a well-made cocktail.” ― David Sedaris

17. “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

18. “True friends are those who came into your life, saw the most negative part of you, but are not ready to leave you, no matter how contagious you are to them.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

19. “If someone doesn’t address you by your name, doesn’t admire you, but is always being by your side; means the person is deeply in love with “You”.” ― Meghna Sodha

20. “Never allow your short term temperament to affect your long term decisions.” ― Moutasem Algharati

21. “Intelligence and education that hasn’t been tempered by human affection isn’t worth a damn.” ― Daniel Keyes

22. “It was a lesson most people learned much earlier; that even friendship could have an undisclosed shelf life. That loyalty and affection, so consuming and powerful, could dissipate like fog.” ― Jennifer Haigh

23. “The more attention you give to your loved ones, the less affection you receive from them.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson

24. “Don’t you try and go through life worrying about if somebody likes you or not. You best be making sure they doing right by you.” ― August Wilson

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

25. “Only as we mature does affection begin to depend on achievement.” ― Alain de Botton

26. “Without love, things disperse around; love holds things tightly! It prevents them to move away and disappear on the horizons!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

27. “You can neither force nor buy real affection; love speaks its way and its own language regardless of high or low-class subjects.” ― Ehsan Sehgal

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

29. “I had the most beautiful dream, and then I fell asleep in your arms and my dream turned lovelier still.” ― Richelle E. Goodrich

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

30. “Affection makes fools. Always, without exception, love digs a channel that’s sooner or later flooded by the briny water of despair.” ― Sonya Hartnett

31. “Do not keep the slanderer away, treat him with affection and honor: Body and soul, he scours all clean, babbling about this and that.” ― Kabir

32. “My relationship with him was defined by these complex emotions, this mixture of gratitude and resentment.” ― Otsuichi

33. “True affection neither die nor can be wiped out from the heart and mind of a lover regardless of distance, culture, believing, language, high or low ranking and opponents.” ― Ehsan Sehgal

34. “Affection expressed physically made friendship so complete and binding.” ― Gordon Merrick

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

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

36. “It is the privilege of affection to see a friend in all the situations of his soul.” ― Émilie Du Châtelet

37. “We need affection and tenderness to grow more than knowledge and ideas.” ― Marty Rubin

38. “The greater are our affections the deeper are our afflictions, and the more we love the more we have to weep.” ― J.C. Ryle

39. “Affection is a much profound emotion, which is inexplicable but can be fathomed through our pores. It percolates down our skin slowly.” ― Balroop Singh

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

40. “Affection is like bread, unnoticed till we starve, and then we dream of it, and sing of it, and paint it.” ― Emily Dickinson

41. “Affection will burn cheerily when the white flame of love is flickered out. Affection is a fire that can be fed from day to day and be piled up ever higher as the wintry years draw nigh.” ― Jerome K. Jerome

42. “No money on earth can buy the love and affection that has been given to me by a grateful nation.” ― Abdul Qadeer Khan

Love Affection Quotes & Thoughts

43. “First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.” ― George Bernard Shaw

44. “Love is sweet affection between two souls.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

45. “Affection is invaluable. I will accept your heart as payment and change your mind.” ― Amanda Mosher

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

46. “Love never dies but the affection/passion you have for each other may fade over time when you don’t personally connect with each other.” ― Kemi Sogunle

47. “Love requires trust, and trust requires honesty that is only got through love.” ― Auliq Ice

48. “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

49. “Some people are crazy in love. They are so captivated to where they’ve lost themselves. Do not be lured in so deep that you lose the essence of who you truly are.” ― Amaka Imani Nkosazana

50. “You want me to talk about love, to give you hold, something to feel, to admire or obtain. I will not give you a straw to grasp, and in this emptiness, you will be taken by yourself. You are love so don’t try to be a lover.” ― Jean Klein

51. “When you love someone as much as that, you don’t believe they can die. You think your love protects them. Even if he doesn’t come back, even if he gets lost in the snow or is hit by a stray bullet, she’ll wait for him.” ― Irène Némirovsky

52. “The love story of your life will begin with the person you see in the mirror. Without love for the reflection, showing love and affection to a partner can become difficult.” ― Ron Baratono

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

53. “Why do these people love you? Is it simply because you show little or no response to their affection?” ― Len Deighton

54. “Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.” ― St. Jerome

55. “Let us remember to always rediscover one another because we are forever changing.” ― Kamand Kojouri

56. “With you, I am. Without you, I am not.” ― Kamand Kojouri

57. “All I need to do is place my pen against paper and your love writes for me.” ― Kamand Kojouri

Family Affection Quotes & Thoughts

58. “I didn’t find out until I became a father. You don’t just LOVE your children. You FALL in love with them.” ― Frasier Crane

Affection thoughts & quotes to increase love, mutual understanding, and caring relationship

59. “The affection of parents makes infants feel safe in this dangerous world, and gives them boldness in experimentation and in the exploration of their environments.” ― Bertrand Russell

60. “All men were born brothers, this the bond of affection.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita

61. “Power & Money are fruits of life! But Family & Friends are the roots of life! We can manage without fruits, But can never stand without roots.” ― Daniel Friday Danzor

62. “Few, I believe, have had much affection for mankind, who did not first love their parents, their brothers, sisters, and even the domestic brutes, whom they first played with.” ― Mary Wollstonecraft

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