Definitions: (1) treating another with tenderness and affection; (2) taking care of, fostering, or nurturing a loved one; (3) liebchen; holding dear; valued highly; appreciated; (4) kept in mind <cherish the memory>; to cling to <cherish the principles of virtue>; encouraging

Familial Qualities: maternal, paternal

Quote: Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children’s future. And we are all mortal. — John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917–1963) 35th President of the United States

Affirmation: Today a new sun rises for me; everything lives, everything is animated, everything seems to speak to me of my passion, everything invites me to cherish it. — Anne (Ninon) de L’Enclos (1620-1705) French author

Symbol: anemone flowers