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95 Quotes About Hugs and Kisses

Sometimes everyone needs a hug to bring comfort.

We hope you enjoy these 95 emotional hug quotes that we have put together. They aim to remind you of the importance of a big warm cuddle with someone you love. Hugging is said to be very good for the soul, so squeeze your loved ones tighter and allow these quotes about hugs to get you inspired to do so.

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1. “A hug makes you feel good all day.” – Kathleen Keating

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2. “Hugs are the universal medicine.” – Unknown

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3. “A hug for you means I need you. A kiss for you means I love you. A call for you means I miss you.” – Unknown

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4. “They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.” – Bil Keane

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5. “Hugs can do great amounts of good – especially for children.” – Princess Diana

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6. “Be a love pharmacist: dispense hugs like medicine – they are!” – Terri Guillemets

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7. “There’s a long life ahead of you and it’s going to be beautiful, as long as you keep loving and hugging each other.” – Yoko Ono

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8. “Everybody needs a hug. It changes your metabolism.” – Leo Buscaglia

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9. “A hug is a smile with arms, a laugh with a stronger grip.” – Terri Guillemets

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10. “Hug while you can.” – Jay Woodman

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11. “Mama hugs me and I hold her back. Sometimes all you can do is hold on.” – Jasmine Warga

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12. “When the right person hugs you, it’s like medicine. I’m so grateful for those few people in my life who are good for my soul.” – Steve Maraboli

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13. “I wanted my home to be a haven, like coming in from the cold to a big warm hug.” – Cathy Bramley

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14. “Oh, I love hugging. I wish I was an octopus, so I could hug 10 people at a time!” – Drew Barrymore

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15. “Hugging” The truest form of giving and receiving.” – Unknown

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16. “When someone hugs you, let them be the first to let go.” – Unknown

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17. “Sometimes it’s better to put love into hugs than to put it into words.” – Unknown

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18. “Some moments can only be cured with a big squishy grandma hug.” – Dan Pearce

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19. “Hugs are God’s way of reminding us how much we are loved.” – Gail Lynne Goodwin

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 20. “Feel the presence of love wrapped up within a hug.”  – Robert M. Hensel

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21. “The world is a mess. It seems that life gets harder on a personal level each and every day. Hug and kiss those you love every day. You never know when the tragedies of this world may visit your life.” – Kevin Nash

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22. “I like hugging who I like to hug and I want to be hugged by whom I want to hug.” – Lady Colin Campbell

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23. “Everybody needs a hug. It changes your metabolism.” – Leo Buscaglia

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24. “I want your hugs, I want your kisses, I want you, all of you.” Unknown

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25. I want a hug, not just a normal hug. One of those tight hugs that take my breath away, give me butterflies, and make me smile like crazy.” – Unknown

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26. “When I see you I miss your smile, when I see your smile I miss your hug. When I hug you, I want your kiss.” – Unknown

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27. You know you love someone if hugging them makes you fade away from everything else, even on your worst days.” – Unknown

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28. “However long a hug lasts, it doesn’t last long enough.” – Kyle Schmalenberg

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29. “Today. Love a little deeper, laugh a little louder, and hug your loved ones a little tighter.” – Unknown

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30. “When I’m sad, don’t ask me what’s wrong. Just hug me.” – Unknown

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31. “Sometimes a hug is an answer when a question is not known.” – Unknown

 32. “A hug is like a boomerang – you get it back right away.” – Bil Keane

33. “A hug makes you feel good all day.” – Kathleen Keating

34. “Where I live if someone gives you a hug, it’s from the heart.” – Steve Irwin

35. “They say that love is more important than money, have you ever tried paying your bills with a hug?” – Nishan Panwar

36. “Hug the shore; let others try the deep.” – Virgil

37. “A hug a day keeps the demons at bay.” – German Proverb

38. “A hug is a great gift – one size fits all, and it’s easy to exchange.” – Unknown

 39. “With age, you get to a place where you don’t want to knock people out. You just want to give people a hug.” – Vin Diesel

40. “Laughing together is as close as you can get to a hug without touching.” – Gina Barreca

41. “A hug is an amazing thing. It’s just the perfect way to show the love we’re feeling but can’t find the words to say.” – Johnny Ray Rider

42. “Laughing together is as close as you can get to a hug without touching.” – Gina Barreca

43. “I have learned that there is more power in a good strong hug than in a thousand meaningful words.” – Ann Hood

44. “Plunderous is the palate I gift to you, openly I hug the universe of our friendship expanding its outer limit.” – Bradley Chicho

45. “Everybody needs a hug. It changes your metabolism.” – Leo Buscaglia

46. “However long a hug lasts, it doesn’t last long enough.” – Kyle Schmalenberg

47. “A hug is the perfect gift; one size fits all, and nobody minds if you exchange it.” – Unknown

48. “Sometimes all you can do is hug a friend tightly and wish that their pain could be transferred by touch to your own emotional hard drive.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

49. “When I come home, my daughter will run to the door and give me a big hug, and everything that’s happened that day just melts away.” – Hugh Jackman

50. “There’s nothing like a mama-hug.” – Terri Guillemets

51. “Millions and millions of years would still not give me half enough time to describe that tiny instant of all eternity when you put your arms around me and I put my arms around you.” – Jacques Prevert

52. “I cry at random things, like a flower, or someone giving me a present, or my sister giving me a nice hug.” – Naomie Harris

53. “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. 

54. “Sometimes all you can do is hug a friend tightly and wish that their pain could be transferred by touch to your own emotional hard drive.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

55. “If I see my fans crying, I just want to give them a hug… and tell them I love them.” – Austin Mahone

56. “Sometimes a silent hug is the only thing to say.” – Robert Brault

57. “HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.” – Diana, Princess of Wales

58. “One day someone is going to hug you so tight that all of your broken pieces will stick together.” – Unknown

59. “Getting people where they want to go, reliably and happily, can make or break their ability to succeed in a work endeavor or to hug a family member at an important moment.” – Oscar Munoz

60. “I love meeting people, and I know it’s so difficult for people to come up to me and introduce themselves, so when they do, I’ll grab them and hug them. It makes their day, you know? I love that, and I get positive energy from that.” – Unknown

61. “If you’re angry at a loved one, hug that person. And mean it. You may not want to hug – which is all the more reason to do so. It’s hard to stay angry when someone shows they love you, and that’s precisely what happens when we hug each other.” – Walter Anderson

62. “Men greet each other with a sock on the arm, women with a hug, and the hug wears better in the long run.” – Edward Hoagland

63. “Having a child, that’s huge. I get to go home and hug my daughter. That’s the greatest thing in the world.” – Nick Foles

64. “With age, you get to a place where you don’t want to knock people out. You just want to give people a hug.” – Vin Diesel

65. “A hug is a wonderful thing. It’s a marvelous gift to share. It’s a grand way to say; ‘I care.’ A hug communicates support, security, affection, unity, and belonging. A hug shows compassion. A hug brings delight. A hug charms the senses. A hug touches the soul.” – Unknown

66. “Hug your friends tight, but your enemies tighter – hug ’em so tight they can’t wiggle” – Lyndon B. Johnson

67. “Laughter with those that understand us is music for the soul. A hug at the right moment and a kind shoulder to lean on, Is the sprinkle of magic that keeps us walking towards hope.” – Mimi Novic

68. “That’s what people do who love you. They put their arms around you and love you when you’re not so lovable.” – Deb Caletti

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69. “Hugs and kisses are ways to express what cannot be said.” – Kacie Conroy

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70. “Hugging and kissing you. Is my most favorite thing to do.” – Unknown

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71. “I only want 3 things. See you. Hug you.  And kiss you.” – Unknown

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72. “Your hugs and kisses are like the stars, that light up my life when things get dark.” – Unknown

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73. “A kiss and hug at the same time, from my favorite person in the world, is just the best.” – Unknown

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74. “I don’t want much. Just your hugs n kisses, and you.” – Unknown

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75. “They invented hugs and kisses to let people know you love them without saying anything.”Bil Keane

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76. “Hugging you makes my day, kissing you makes my week, and loving you makes my life.” – Unknown

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77. “We fight, kiss, hug, text, talk, argue, laugh, smile and love. That’s us.”

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78. If rain drops were kisses, I’d send you showers. If hugs were seas, I’d send you oceans. And if love was a person, I’d send you me.” – Emily Bronte

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79. “A hug for you means I need you. I kiss for you means I love you. A call for you means I miss you.” – Unknown

80. “Do you know what love is? It is the most beautiful, comprehensive, divine, pranic energy given to you by God, which you should have experienced. But what did you do? You turned it into mucous and saliva and you call it kisses and hugs and sex.” – Harbhajan Singh Yogi

81. “I like to see people reunited, I like to see people run to each other, I like the kissing and the crying, I like the impatience, the stories that the mouth can’t tell fast enough, the ears that aren’t big enough, the eyes that can’t take in all of the change, I like the hugging, the bringing together, the end of missing someone.” – Jonathan Safran Foer

82. “After his kisses and hugs it feels like without them my body will fall apart into pieces.” – Francesca Lia Block

83. “I will not play tug o’ war. I’d rather play hug o’ war. Where everyone hugs instead of tugs, Where everyone giggles and rolls on the rug, Where everyone kisses, and everyone grins, and everyone cuddles, and everyone wins.” – Shel Silverstein

84. “I just wanna see you, hold you, touch you, kiss you, cuddle you, love you.” – Unknown

85. “I became an adult before I had a kid, which I highly recommend. I just like to throw her around. She’s a really good snuggler, and she likes to give kisses and hugs.” – Jason Bateman

86. “Love starts with a hug and grows with a kiss.” – Unknown

87. “My admirers all said the same thing in different ways. It was my fault, they’re wanting to kiss and hug me.” – Marilyn Monroe

88. “The best things in life are free. Smiles, hugs, kisses, family, friends, sleep, love, laughter, good memories.” – Unknown

89. “We kiss and hug our kids a lot! And even now when our son lives 3,000 miles away, we talk every day, sometimes several times. – Gloria Estefan

90. “Love isn’t all about flirting, hugs, kisses. Love is about having the ability to take all those things away and still having feelings for that person.” – Unknown

91. “Men are idolaters, and want something to look at and kiss and hug, or throw themselves down before; they always did, they always will; and if you don’t make it of wood, you must make it of words.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

92. “A kiss without a hug is like a flower without the fragrance.” – Proverb

93. That’s what people do who love you. They put their arms around you and love you, kiss you – when you’re not so lovable.” 

94. “You don’t stop thinking about women because your wife died. It’s terrible, but you know. I just want the hugs, the kisses. A kiss!” – Ian McLagan

95. “Your hugs and kisses are like the stars that light up my life when things get dark.”Unknown