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  Never chase love, affection or attention. If it isn't given freely by another person, it isn't worth having.  
 -  Unknown
  

  The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most difficult periods, and always your love and affection have eased the journey.  
 -  Proverb
  

  Just because you have a guy's attention doesn't mean you have his affection.  
 -  Unknown
  

  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.  
 -  Abraham Maslow
  

  Never leave a true relationship for few faults! Nobody is perfect, nobody is correct & at the end, affection is always greater then perfection...  
 -  Unknown
  

  I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.  
 -  Kahlil Gibran
  

  Women want attention, love and care. No matter how strong they are, no matter how dependent they become, no matter how old they become, inside they still want someone who can lead them, control them, show affection to them and protect them.  
 -  Unknown
  

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

  Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide them, guide them  
 -  Charles Dickens
  

  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
  

  Affection between adults - if they are really adult in mind and not merely grown up children - and creatures so relatively selfish and cruel as children necessarily are without knowing it or meaning it, cannot be called natural  
 -  George Bernard Shaw
  

  One of the best temporary cures for pride and affection is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.  
 -  Josh Billings
  

  The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain, to show them that we love them, not when we feel like it, but when they do  
 -  Nan Fairbrother
  

  This the curse of service: Preferment goes by letter and affection, and not by old gradation, where each second stood heir to the first.  
 -  William Shakespeare
  

  If we treated everyone we meet with the same affection we bestow upon our favorite cat, they, too, would purr.  
 -  Martin Delany
  

  Sometimes we let affection, go unspoken, Sometimes we let our love go unexpressed, Sometimes we can't find words to tell our feelings, Especially towards those we love the best.  
 -  Unknown
  

  You say to me - wards your affection's strong; Pray love me little, so you love me long  
 -  Robert Herrick
  

  Show me love & affection and you'll get twice as much in return.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.  
 -  Franklin D. Roosevelt
  

  In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.  
 -  Jane Austen
  

  We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection.  
 -  Abraham Lincoln
  

  If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving be me  
 -  W. H. Auden
  

  Today the avenue of affection takes you to the destiny of attraction.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Trust in my affection for you.  
 -  Anna Jameson
  

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

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

  Sometimes we let affection, go unspoken, sometimes we let our love go unexpressed, sometimes we can't find words to tell our feelings, especially towards those we love the best.  
 -  Unknown
  

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

  Sometimes in our lives we had stories of love, which we had thought one of those was for us. But life is an interminable journey of affection until you have finally found the one in God's splendid era.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.  
 -  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  

  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
  

  One must not be mean with the affections; what is spent of the fund is renewed in the spending itself.  
 -  Sigmund Freud
  

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

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

  Affection, like melancholy, magnifies trifles; but the magnifying of the one is like looking through a telescope at heavenly objects; that of the other, like enlarging monsters with a microscope.  
 -  Leigh Hunt
  

  Not displaying your affection openly is a sign that you are ashamed of who you are with.  
 -  Unknown
  

  The conqueror is regarded with awe; the wise man commands our respect; but it is only the benevolent man that wins our affection  
 -  William Dean Howells
  

  Jealousy is the grave of affection  
 -  Mary Baker Eddy
  

  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
  

  All kinds of beauty do not inspire love; there is a kind that only pleases the sight but does not captivate the affections.  
 -  Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
  

  The hours of waiting have been transformed into tension, the tension has become fear, and the fear makes you embarrassed about showing affection.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Most people would rather get than give affection  
 -  Aristotle
  

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

  Affection as a essential principle of relatedness is of the greatest importance of relationships in the world. For the union of heaven and earth is the origin of the whole of nature. Among human being likewise, spontaneous affection is the all-inclusive principle of union.  
 -  Unknown
  

  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.  
 -  Henry Youngman
  

  Care and affection is not a business where you give and you get. It is a beautiful feeling for someone where you like to give, even if you don't get...  
 -  Unknown
  

  The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog  
 -  Ambrose Bierce
  

  That trial is not fair where affection is judge  
 -  Thomas Fuller
  

  To make a woman happy, give her these three things. Attention, affection and appreciation.  
 -  Unknown
  

  The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which it is pouring forth its affections to a few esteemed characters.  
 -  Thomas Jefferson
  

  If he's only affectionate to you in private, then feel free to let him go in public.  
 -  Unknown
  

  The affections are like lightning: you cannot tell where they will strike till they have fallen.  
 -  Lee Iacocca
  

  Never leave a true relationship for a few faults. Nobody is perfect, nobody is correct and at the end ...AFFECTION is always greater than PERFECTION.  
 -  Unknown