Some articles on affections, affection:

Alienation Of Affections
... At common law, alienation of affections is a tort action brought by a deserted spouse against a third party alleged to be responsible for the failure of the marriage ... The defendant in an alienation of affections suit is typically an adulterous spouse's lover, although family members, counselors and therapists or clergy members who have advised a spouse to seek divorce have ...
Six Ways of Looking At A Sign Relation - OIS
... Words spoken are symbols or signs (σύμβολα) of affections or impressions (παθήματα) of the soul (ψυχή) written words are the signs of ... But the mental affections themselves, of which these words are primarily signs (σημεῖα), are the same for the whole of mankind, as are also the objects (πράγματα) of ...
Miss Guided - Cast and Characters
... is also the target of Vice Principal Bruce Terry's affections but she has no feelings whatsoever for him, while she is seen as Becky's rival for the affections of fellow teacher Tim O'Ma ... He is noted for having good hair and being the object of both Becky and Lisa's affections ...
Inu Yasha The Movie: Affections Touching Across Time
... InuYasha the Movie Affections Touching Across Time (映画犬夜叉 時代を越える想い, Eiga Inuyasha Toki o Koeru Omoi?) is a 2001 anime film directed by Toshiya ... With characters more closely resembling the original manga rather than the series, Affections Touching Across Time used Hideyuki Motohashi, who had previously worked on character ...
Doctrine Of The Affections
... The doctrine of the affections, also known as the doctrine of affects, doctrine of the passions, theory of the affects, or by the German term Affektenlehre (after the German ... Giacomini (1552–1598) in his Orationi e discorsi (1597) defined an affection as "a spiritual movement or operation of the mind in which it is attracted or repelled by an ... "Affections are not the same as emotions however, they are a spiritual movement of the mind" (Palisca 1991, 3) ...

Famous quotes containing the word affections:

    Constancy in love is of two sorts: One is the effect of new excellencies that are always presenting themselves afresh, and attract our affections continually; the other is only from a point of honor, and a taking of pride not to change.
    François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613–1680)

    When the affections so kindly break loose, Joy, is another name for Religion.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)

    The Revolution was effected before the War commenced. The Revolution was in the minds and hearts of the people; a change in their religious sentiments of their duties and obligations.... This radical change in the principles, opinions, sentiments, and affections of the people, was the real American Revolution.
    John Adams (1735–1826)