Health

 

Virgil
“The greatest wealth is health.”
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Lao Tzu
“Health is the greatest possession.”
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English Proverb
“Enough is as good as a feast.”
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Thomas Fuller
“Health is not valued till sickness comes.”
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Desiderius Erasmus
"Prevention is better than cure."
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
“The first wealth is health.”
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Danish Proverb
“Fresh air impoverishes the doctor.”
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De Saint-Real
“Wisdom is to the soul what health is to the body”
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Seneca
“To wish to be well is a part of becoming well.”
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Albert Schweitzer
“Every patient carries her or his own doctor inside.”
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Publilius Syrus
"Some remedies are worse than the disease."
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George William Curtis
“Happiness lies, first of all, in health.”
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Ovid
“Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.”
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Thomas Jefferson
Without health no pleasure can be tasted by man.”
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Author Unknown
“From the bitterness of disease man learns the sweetness of health.”
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Jim Rohn
“Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.”
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Thomas A. Edison
“The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around.”
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Walt Whitman
“If any thing is sacred, the human body is sacred.”
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Thomas A. Edison
“The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around.”
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Walt Whitman
“If any thing is sacred, the human body is sacred.”
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Jim Rohn
“Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.”
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Thomas A. Edison
“The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around.”
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Walt Whitman
“If any thing is sacred, the human body is sacred.”
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Thomas A. Edison
“The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around.”
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Walt Whitman
“If any thing is sacred, the human body is sacred.”
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Author Unknown
“Just because you're not sick doesn't mean you're healthy.”
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Madrianne Arvore
“An illness of the mind is an illness of the body, and vice versa.”
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Alonzo Clark
“Every man's disease is his personal property.”
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Chu Hui Weng
“To avoid sickness eat less; to prolong life worry less.”
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Friedrich Nietzsche
“When a man is ill his very goodness is sickly.”
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Joseph Addison
“Health and cheerfulness naturally beget each other.”
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Marcus Valerius Martial
“Life is not merely to be alive, but to be well.”
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Epicurus
“Be moderate in order to taste the joys of life in abundance.”
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Confucius
“To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short.”
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Julien Offroy de la Mettrie
“The human body is a machine which winds its own springs.”
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Thomas Dekker
“Gold that buys health can never be ill spent.”
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Yiddish Proverb
“An imaginary ailment is worse than a disease.”
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Robert C. Peale
“The best and most efficient pharmacy is within your own system.”
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Hannah Green
“Health is not simply the absence of sickness.”
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Publilius Syrus
“Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings.”
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Author Unknown
“Health is merely the slowest possible rate at which one can die”
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Mahatma Gandhi
“It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.”
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Henri Frederic Amiel
“In health there is freedom. Health is the first of all liberties.”
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Benjamin Franklin
“Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise”
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Italian Proverb
"He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows it not."
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Author Unknown
“He who has health, has hope. And he who has hope, has everything.”
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Francis Bacon
“A healthy body is a guest chamber for the soul: a sick body is a prison”
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Cicero
“In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.”
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Josh Billings
“Health is like monny, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it.”
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Joan Welsh
“A man's health can be judged by which he takes two at a time - pills or stairs.”
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Isaac Bickerstaff
"Health is the greatest of all possessions; a pale cobbler is better than a sick king."
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Author Unknown
“In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.”
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Chinese Proverb
“He who takes medicine and neglects to diet wastes the skill of his doctors.”
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Leon Eldred
“If I'd known I was going to live so long, I'd have taken better care of myself.”
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Arabian Proverb
“He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.”
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Mark Twain
“The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not.”
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Buddha
“Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.”
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Author Unknown
“Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity”
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A. J. Reb Materi
“So many people spend their health gaining wealth, and then have to spend their wealth to regain their health.”
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William Londen
“To insure good health: eat lightly, breathe deeply, live moderately, cultivate cheerfulness, and maintain an interest in life.”  ________________________________________

 

Author Unknown
“A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.”
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Buddha
“To keep the body in good health is a duty, for otherwise we shall not be able to trim the lamp of wisdom, and keep our mind strong and clear.”
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Carl Gustav Jung
“The healthy man does not torture others - generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers”
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Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
Water is life's mater and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water.”
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Samuel Johnson
“To preserve health is a moral and religious duty, for health is the basis of all social virtues. We can no longer be useful when we are not well.”
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Benjamin Disraeli
“The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.”
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Tryon Edwards
“Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow so.”
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Samuel Butler
“I reckon being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill and is not obliged to work till one is better.”
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Doug Larson
“Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.”
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Author Unknown
“Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.”
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Quentin Regestein
“The... patient should be made to understand that he or she must take charge of his own life. Don't take your body to the doctor as if he were a repair shop.”
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Cicero
“Diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body.”
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Elbert Hubbard
“If you have health, you probably will be happy, and if you have health and happiness, you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.”
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Henri Frederic Amiel
“To feel keenly the poetry of a morning's roses, one has to have just escaped from the claws of this vulture which we call sickness.”
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John Redman Coxe
“The longer I live the less confidence I have in drugs and the greater is my confidence in the regulation and administration of diet and regimen.”
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Alison Rose Levy
“In minds crammed with thoughts, organs clogged with toxins, and bodies stiffened with neglect, there is just no space for anything else.”
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Terri Guillemets
“When it comes to eating right and exercising, there is no "I'll start tomorrow." Tomorrow is disease.”
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Marcel Proust
“Illness is the most heeded of doctors: to goodness and wisdom we only make promises; pain we obey.”
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Terri Guillemets
“My own prescription for health is less paperwork and more running barefoot through the grass.”
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Henry Ward Beecher
“I think you might dispense with half your doctors if you would only consult D. Sun more.”
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B.K.S. Iyengar
“Health is a state of complete harmony of the body, mind and spirit. When one is free from physical disabilities and mental distractions, the gates of the soul open.”
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Ron Spallone
“The hospitals and graveyards are filled with those who refused to acknowledge the virtues of physical morality.”
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John Kendrick Bangs
“What fools indeed we morals are to lavish care upon a car, with never a bit of time to see about our own machinery!”
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Bertha Stuart Dyment
“Yet this is health: To have a body functioning so perfectly that when its few simple needs are met it never calls attention to its own existence.”
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Zacharty Bercovitz
“Some patients I see are actually draining into their bodies the diseased thoughts of their minds.”
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John Armstrong
“Know, then, whatever cheerful and serene, supports the mind supports the body too.”
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Meryl Streep
“It's bizarre that the produce manager is more important to my children's health than the pediatrician.”
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John F. Kennedy
“Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.”
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Robert Hutchison
“The scientific truth may be put quite briefly; eat moderately, having an ordinary mixed diet, and don't worry.”
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John Locke
“If by gaining knowledge we destroy our health, we labour for a thing that will be useless in our hands.”
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Moliere
“The mind has great influence over the body, and maladies often have their origin there.”
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Martin H. Fischer
“Half the modern drugs could well be thrown out the window, except that the birds might eat them.”
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Thomas Jefferson
"The sovereign invigorator of the body is exercise, and of all the exercises walking is the best."
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"Take care of your body with steadfast fidelity. The soul must see through these eyes alone, and if they are dim, the whole world is clouded."
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Hippocrates
"A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his own thought to derive benefit from his illnesses."
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James J. Walsh
"People who laugh actually live longer than those who don't laugh. Few persons realize that health actually varies according to the amount of laughter."
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Adelle Davis
“As I see it, every day you do one of two things: build health or produce disease in yourself.”
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Paul Dudley White
“A vigorous five-mile walk will do more good for an unhappy but otherwise healthy adult than all the medicine and psychology in the world."
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James H. West
“Health is a large word. It embraces not the body only, but the mind and spirit as well…and not today's pain or pleasure alone, but the whole being and outlook of a man.”

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Nursery Rhyme
“The best six doctors anywhere, and no one can deny it are: sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet. These six will gladly you attend, if only you are willing. Your mind they'll ease, your will they'll mend, and charge you not a shilling.”
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Thomas Jefferson
“Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning.”
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Larry Dossey
“The power of love to change bodies is legendary, built into folklore, common sense, and everyday experience. Love moves the flesh, it pushes matter around.... Throughout history, ‘tender loving care’ has uniformly been recognized as a valuable element in healing.”
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