Quotes about health

Judith Hill
Judith Hill
American singer-songwriter
Fighting cancer is my mission right now. The research and development of finding cures for this nasty disease is my passion.
George Allen
George Allen
American football coach
Health, happiness and success depend upon the fighting spirit of each person. The big thing is not what happens to us in life, but what we do about what happens to us.
Buddha
Buddha
Leader
To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan
Hong Kong actor, director, martial artist and stuntman
When I was young I trained a lot. I trained my mind, I trained my eyes, trained my thinking, how to help people. And it trained me how to deal with pressure.
Napoleon Bonaparte
Napoleon Bonaparte
French military and political leader
The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
Paul Zane Pilzer
Paul Zane Pilzer
American economist, New York Times best-selling author, and social entrepreneur
Without a daily supply of proteins, vitamins, and minerals, no matter how much energy we get in the form of calories, our bodies and minds deteriorate because we are not able to fully replace the dying cells in our internal and external organs.
Diahann Carroll
Diahann Carroll
American actress, singer, model, and activist
In the war against breast cancer, we have the ability to arm ourselves with knowledge and education is a powerful tool. By taking action and doing something positive, fear is replaced with hope.
Ben Okri
Ben Okri
Nigerian poet and novelist
A people are as healthy and confident as the stories they tell themselves. Sick storytellers can make nations sick. Without stories we would go mad. Life would lose it’s moorings or orientation... Stories can conquer fear, you know. They can make the heart larger.
Albert Benjamin Simpson
Albert Benjamin Simpson
Founder of the Christian and Missionary Alliance
Begin to rejoice in the Lord, and your bones will flourish like an herb, and your cheeks will glow with the bloom of health and freshness. Worry, fear, distrust, care-all are poisonous! Joy is balm and healing, and if you will but rejoice, God will give power.
Benjamin Rush
Benjamin Rush
Politician, physician, philosopher, educator, one of the founding fathers of the United States in the broadest sense of the term
The art of healing is like an unroofed temple, uncovered at the top and cracked at the foundation.
Kate Hudson
Kate Hudson
American actress
Being active and good health is the most important beauty regime because that will affect you for the rest of your life.
Edward Jenner
Edward Jenner
British physician and scientist
The deviation of man from the state in which he was originally placed by nature seems to have proved to him a prolific source of diseases
Ben Nelson
Ben Nelson
American attorney, businessman, and politician
For many Americans, including many who are employed, going to the doctor when they fall ill or become injured may not be an option because of the absence of health insurance.
Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope
English poet, translator, and satirist of the Augustan period
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words,-health, peace, and competence.
Allen Ginsberg
Allen Ginsberg
American poet and writer
Now I have enough money to travel wherever I want, but I haven't got the health.
Adrian Anthony Gill
Adrian Anthony Gill
British journalist, critic, and author
I walk up a dune to a beach and look out to sea, but it's 100km away. The ships lie askew in their dry beds, at anchor for ever. Today is my son's birthday. Thousands of miles from here, his healthy lungs are blowing out candles. I should be there but I'm here with another boy, who puts his face close to mine and laughs. I smile back but realise he can't see it, because I'm wearing an antiseptic muzzles to protect me from his breath.
Charles Caleb Colton
Charles Caleb Colton
English Writer
True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
Amy Morin
Amy Morin
American Author
Since self-control is vital to reaching long-term goals, befriending people with willpower could be the secret to success. Whether you're tempted to skip that workout at the gym, or you're considering blowing this month's budget, spending time with a disciplined friend could boost your motivation to maintain healthy habits.
Adele
Adele
English singer and songwriter
I like looking nice, but I always put comfort over fashion. I don't find thin girls attractive; be happy and healthy. I've never had a problem with the way I look. I'd rather have lunch with my friends than go to a gym.
Abby Johnson
Abby Johnson
American Activist
While I am a pro-life woman, I am also a woman who is concerned about rights for the disabled, maternity leave, the death penalty, health care, domestic violence, breastfeeding rights, etc.
Charles V. Chapin
Charles V. Chapin
Professor of physiology, American pioneer in public health research and practice during the Progressive Era
As it takes two to make a quarrel, so it takes two to make a disease, the microbe and its host.
Benjamin Rush
Benjamin Rush
Politician, physician, philosopher, educator, one of the founding fathers of the United States in the broadest sense of the term
Unless we put medical freedom into the Constitution, the time will come when medicine will organize into an undercover dictatorship to restrict the art of healing to one class of Men and deny equal privileges to others; the Constitution of the Republic should make a Special privilege for medical freedoms as well as religious freedom.
Ben Okri
Ben Okri
Nigerian poet and novelist
People are as healthy and confident as the stories they tell themselves.
Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope
English poet, translator, and satirist of the Augustan period
Oh! be thou blest with all that Heaven can send, Long health, long youth, long pleasure-and a friend.
Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope
English poet, translator, and satirist of the Augustan period
Health consists with temperance alone.
Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope
English poet, translator, and satirist of the Augustan period
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease.