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A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.
~ André Maurois | (French writer. ) | 1885-1967 | Affection
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
I never met a man I didn't like.
~ Will Rogers | ( American humorist and actor. ) | 1879-1935 | Affection
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
If you value a man's regard, strive with him. As to liking, you like your newspaper -- and despise it.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Affection
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.
~ Jane Austen | (English novelist. ) | 1775-1817 | Affection
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Most people would rather give than get affection.
~ Aristotle | (Greek philosopher and polymath ) | 384 BC - 322 BC | Affection
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
One should never direct people towards happiness, because happiness too is an idol of the market-place. One should direct them towards mutual affection. A beast gnawing at its prey can be happy too, but only human beings can feel affection for each other, and this is the highest achievement they can aspire to.
~ Alexander Solzhenitsyn | ( Russian novelist, dramatist and historian. ) | 1918-? | Affection
quotes Division : Historians   
     
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | ( U.S. poet. ) | 1807-1882 | Affection
quotes Division : American poets   
     
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and no night; all tragedies, all ennui s, vanish, all duties even.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Affection
quotes Division : American poets   
     
The two qualities which chiefly inspire regard and affection [Are] that a thing is your own and that it is your only one.
~ Aristotle | (Greek philosopher and polymath ) | 384 BC - 322 BC | Affection
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks