1. “A hug is like a boomerang – you get it back right away.” – Bil Keane
2. “Feel the presence of love wrapped up within a hug.” – Robert M. Hensel
3. “Hugs are the universal medicine.” – Unknown
4. “A hug makes you feel good all day.” – Kathleen Keating
5. “Where I live if someone gives you a hug, it’s from the heart.” – Steve Irwin
6. “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.
7. “I have learned that there is more power in a good strong hug than in a thousand meaningful words.” – Ann Hood
8. “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
9. “Everybody needs a hug. It changes your metabolism.” – Leo Buscaglia
10. “A hug a day keeps the demons at bay.” – German Proverb
11. “Hugs can do great amounts of good – especially for children.” – Princess Diana
12. “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
13. “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
14. “The good part of having six kids is, there’s always one who wants to hug you and say, ‘Daddy, I love you.’” – John McEnroe
15. “Some moments can only be cured with a big squishy grandma hug.” – Dan Pearce
16. “However long a hug lasts, it doesn’t last long enough.” – Kyle Schmalenberg
17. “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
18. “Mama hugs me and I hold her back. Sometimes all you can do is hold on.” – Jasmine Warga
19. “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
20. “Be a love pharmacist: dispense hugs like medicine—they are!” – Terri Guillemets
21. “Hugs and kisses are ways to express what cannot be said.” – Kacie Conroy
22. “When you are hugging a child, always be the last one to let go. You never know how long they need it.” – Unknown
23. “Sometimes a silent hug is the only thing to say.” – Robert Brault
24. “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
25. “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
26. “A kiss without a hug is like a flower without the fragrance.” – Proverb
27. “We need 4 hugs a day for survival. We need 8 hugs a day for maintenance. We need 12 hugs a day for growth.” – Virginia Star
28. “I love hugging people. I still hug everybody in my meet-and-greet lines.” – Taylor Swift
29. “There’s nothing like a mama-hug.” – Terri Guillemets
30. “I don’t ever wanna come across too intimidating, so as long as I look like you can come up and give me a hug, that’s good.” – Jessica Simpson
31. “I wish I could just hug you all, but I’m not gonna.” – Layne Staley
32. “Children are not unforgiving. You can punish them and they will hug you in a few minutes.” – T.D. Jakes
33. “I love hugging. I wish I was an octopus, so I could hug ten people at a time.” – Drew Barrymore
34. “You know, sometimes the world seems like a pretty mean place. That’s why animals are so soft and huggy.” – Bill Watterson
35. “You know, food is such – it’s a hug for people.” – Rachael Ray
36. “I’d love to have a big old hug with Richard Simmons.” – Blake Shelton
37. “Laughing together is as close as you can get to a hug without touching.” – Gina Barreca
38. “They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.” – Bil Keane
39. “I’ve learned that every day you should reach out and touch someone. People love a warm hug, or just a friendly pat on the back.” – Maya Angelou
40. “A hug is worth a thousand words.” – Charles Caleb Colton
41. “The best gift you can give is a hug: one size fits all and no one ever minds if you return it.” – Marge Piercy
42. “When you hug someone, never be the first to let go.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
43. “Sometimes it’s better to put love into hugs than to put it into words. Soul meets soul on lovers’ lips.” – Percy Bysshe Shelley
44. “The mystery of God hugs you in its all-encompassing arms.” – Hildegard of Bingen
45. “My mom smiled at me. Her smile kind of hugged me.” – R. J. Palacio
46. “Hug me and you will see the moon. Love me and I will bring the moon to you!” – Kelly Clark
47. “Hug the shore; let others try the deep.” — Virgil
48. “Once the bear’s hug has got you, it is apt to be for keeps.” — Harold MacMillan
49. “Eating something fresh out of the oven is like a hug you can taste.” — Regina Brett
50. “Like the hug of someone who matters when it’s cold and you wanted to look nice, not warm.” — Sarah Millican
51. “Girdles and wire stays should have never been invented. No man wants to hug a padded bird cage.” — Marilyn Monroe
52. “If you hug to yourself any resentment against anybody else, you destroy the bridge by which God would come to you.” — Peter Marshall
53. “Being able to give someone a hug from the heart, it’s healing. It’s healing for yourself and healing for others, and we need a lot of that.” — Big Show
54. “The thing is, I’m used to handshakes. Every time someone comes for a hug, I’m very confused. I’m told that I give out the worst hugs, too.” — Naomi Osaka
55. “Sometimes a hug is all that you need.” -Avijeet Das
56. “An only cure for certain pain is an affectionate, pauseful, warm hug.” -Meghna Sodha
57. “I love it when I hug someone, and just when I’m about to let go. They hug me even tighter.” -Nitya Prakash
58. “I find it astonishing that in 2020, a smile or a hug has become an act of revolution.” -Kara D. Spain
59. “I knew then that this hug had been the greatest teacher of my young life.” -Meara O’Hara
60. “When I hug you I feel home!” -Avijeet Das