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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Health:

As soon as I realized that I didn't need meat to survive or to be in good health, I began to see how forlorn it all is. If only we had a different mentality about the drama of the cowboy and the range and all the rest of it. It's a very romantic notion, an entrenched part of American culture, but I've seen, for example, pigs waiting to be slaughtered, and their hysteria and panic was something I shall never forget.
~ Cloris Leachman.

Diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body.
~ Marcus Tullius Cicero.

Don't chain your worries to your body. The burden soon becomes heavy and your health will give too much of itself to pick up the extra load.
~ Astrid Alauda, Dyspeptic Enlightenment.

Eat right, exercise regularly, die anyway.
~ Author Unknown.

Joy and Temperance and Repose
Slam the door on the doctor's nose.
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

Laughter is by definition healthy.
~ Doris Lessing.

Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.
~ Doug Larson.

Like everybody else, when I don't know what else to do, I seem to go in for catching colds.
~ George Jean Nathan.

My own prescription for health is less paperwork and more running barefoot through the grass.
~ Leslie Grimutter.

Now we’re not talking elective surgery here are we? Nobody, but nobody, gets a nose job just so they can mortgage their house, be unable to pay any other bills and have to declare bankruptcy. Nor are we talking minor complaints and illnesses. We’re talking life-threatening conditions. How fucking civilized is that? Taking someone’s house away and forcing bankruptcy just because they had the audacity to want to prevent a loved one from dying. How could anyone not think that America has the best system in the world?
~ Paul Hancock, www.bouncinghedgehog.com.

Physical ills are the taxes laid upon this wretched life; some are taxed higher, and some lower, but all pay something.
~ Lord Chesterfield.

Preserving the health by too strict a regimen is a wearisome malady.
~ François de La Rochefoucauld.

The beef industry has contributed to more American deaths than all the wars of this century, all natural disasters, and all automobile accidents combined. If beef is your idea of "real food for real people" you'd better live real close to a real good hospital.
~ Neal Barnard.

The greatest wealth is health.
~ Virgil.

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.
~ John Redman Coxe.

The most affordable products out there are high-deductible plans that may qualify as health "insurance," in a sense, but they certainly are not healthy or caring by any stretch of the imagination.
~ Will Nicholson M.D.

The trouble with always trying to preserve the health of the body is that it is so difficult to do without destroying the health of the mind.
~ G.K. Chesterton.

There's lots of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.
~ Josh Billings.

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.
~ Quentin Regestein.

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.
~ Larry Dossey.

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