Sensational Quotes for Smart People


Sensational Quotations about Health and Well-Being for Smart People 


First Top-10 List of Sensational

Quotes about Health and Well-Being

#1 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

The most important variable in the equation for a healthy life is the individual.
— Ed Charbonneau

#2 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Health is a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.
— Constitution. The World Health Organization

#3 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Health is the greatest gift.
Our body is precious.
It is our vehicle for awakening.
Treat it with care.
— Buddha

#4 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

There is no physician like a true friend.
— Unknown wise person

#5 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

If you don't take care of your body, where do you expect to live?
from the International Bestseller The Joy of Not Working 
(Over 315,000 copies sold and published in 17 foreign languages)

Health Through The Joy of Not Working

#6 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

He neither drank, smoked, nor rode a bicycle. Living frugally, saving his money, he died early, surrounded by greedy relatives. It was a great lesson to me.
— John Barrymore, US actor 

#7 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Money is the most envied, but the least enjoyed. Health is the most enjoyed, but the least envied.
— Charles Caleb Colton

#8 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Exercise and temperance can preserve something of our early strength even in old age.
— Cicero

#9 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-being

When money is lost, little is lost. When time is lost, much more is lost. When health is lost, practically everything is gone. And when creative spirit is lost, there is nothing left.
— from Look Ma, Life's Easy

#10 of Top-10 Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

The beginning of health is to know the disease.
— Spanish Proverb

Second Top-Ten List of Sensational

Quotes about Health and Well-Being

#1 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

To avoid sickness eat less; to prolong life worry less.
— Cicero, 106-43 B.C., Roman orator and statesman

#2 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

1. Avoid fried foods, which angry up the blood.
2. If your stomach disputes you, lie down and pacify it with cool thoughts.
3. Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move.
4. Go very light on the vices, such as carrying on in society. The social ramble ain't restful.
5. Avoid running at all times.
6. Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you.
— Satchel Page

#3 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

 Fasting is a medicine.
— St. John Chrysostom c., Bishop of Constantinople

#4 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Every healthy man is king.
— Gaelic proverb

#5 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Never hurry. Take plenty of exercise. Always be cheerful. Take all the sleep you need. You may expect to be well.
— James Freeman Clarke

#6 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

The foundation for all happiness lies in health.
Physical, mental, or spiritual health — use it or lose it!
It is important to enjoy what is before it isn't.
We don't appreciate how precious something is until we lose it.
Often we don't get it back.
— from Life's Secret Handbook

#7 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body.
— Cicero

#8 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

What good are vitamins?
Eat four lobsters, eat a pound of caviar — live!
If you are in love with a beautiful blonde with an empty face and no brain at all, don't be afraid, marry her — live! 
— Arthur Rubinstein

#9 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned.
— Fay Weldon

#10 of Top-Ten Sensational Quotes

about Health and Well-Being

Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed.
— George Bernard Shaw.

More Sensational Quotes about Health

and Well-Being for Smart People 

To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
— Benjamin Franklin

To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome illness indeed.
— François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld

How did I ever get sick? I've already had everything.
— George Burns

I know a man who gave up smoking, drinking, sex, and rich food. He was healthy right up to the time he killed himself.
— Johnny Carson

The patient is not likely to recover who makes the doctor his heir.
— Thomas Fuller, M.D.

Money, achievement, fame, and success are important, but they are bought too dearly when acquired at the cost of health.
— Unknown wise person

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and
— Buddha

The creative, loving-something life is also the healthy one. There is healing and protection in doing what makes you happy.
— Richard Bach in Messiah's Handbook: Reminders for the Advanced Soul

The best choice you can make for the health of your body and mind is to take control of your diet one bite at a time.
— Jenny Ross

The things that are most precious to the human soul are those that are beyond price — integrity, true friendship, health, achievement, reputation, true courage, great character, gratitude, greatness, emotional stability, common sense, self-esteem, creativity, wisdom, spiritual fulfillment, and peace of mind. These can’t be rented, bought, or sold — regardless of how much money you acquire.
— from Life’s Secret Handbook

Food can heal. Food can be your medicine. Food has POWER!
— Diana Herrington

From the bitterness of disease man learns the sweetness of health.
— Catalan proverb

Healing may not be so much about getting better, as about letting go of everything that isn't you — all of the expectations, all of the beliefs, all of the assumptions, — and becoming who you are.
— Rachel Naomi Remen

You can have vibrant health in your 90’s. It starts with doing something enjoyable every day. Start now!
— Christiane Northrup, M.D.

He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows it not.
— Italian proverb

Overall health has been shown to drastically improve in direct relationship to how much plant-based eating you’re doing.
— Jenny Ross

The poorest man would not part with health for money, but the richest would gladly part with all their money for health.
— Charles Caleb Cotton

It’s amazing that simply eating a healthy diet can have such a profound impact on your life.
— Vijay Vad, M.D.

In order to optimize your health, begin noticing the frequency of any thoughts that support the idea of sickness as something to be expected — then eliminate these thought frequencies from your mind.
— Dr. Wayne Dyer

Nobody expects to trust his body overmuch after the age of fifty.
— Edward Hoagland

People who don't know how to keep themselves healthy ought to have the decency to get themselves buried, and not waste time about it.
— Henrik Ibsen

Any man who can get out of bed in the morning is in pretty good shape. Ask any man who can't.
— Unknown wise senior

A car can massage organs which no masseur can reach. It is the one remedy for the disorders of the great sympathetic nervous system.
— Jean Cocteau

Of all the anti-social vested interests the worst is the vested interest in ill-health.
— George Bernard Shaw

After you're older, two things are possibly more important than any others: health and money.
— Helen Gurley Brown

There is no pleasure worth forgoing just for an extra three years in the geriatric ward.
— John Mortimer

It is better to be rich and healthy than poor and sick. 
— Dave Barry

I'm not unwell. I'm f*cking dying.
— Jeffrey Bernard (to Dominic Lawson of The Spectator)

Get-well cards have become so humorous that if you don't get sick you're missing a lot of fun.
— Anon wise person

Drinking strong wine cures hunger.
— Hippocrates

In the midst of your illness you will promise a goat, but when you have recovered, a chicken will seem sufficient.
— African proverb

Loss of teeth and marriage spoil a woman’s beauty.
— African proverb

My aunt died of influenza: so they said. But it's my belief they done the old woman in.
— George Bernard Shaw

What good are vitamins?  Eat four lobsters, eat a pound of caviar — live!  If you are in love with a beautiful blonde with an empty face and no brain at all,  don't be afraid, marry her — live! 
— Arthur Rubinstein

Nor bring to see me cease to live,
Some doctor full of phrase and fame,
To shake his sapient head, and give
The ill he cannot cure a name.
— Matthew Arnold, British poet and critic

An alcoholic has been lightly defined as a man who drinks more than his own doctor.
— Alvan L. Barach, US physician, New York

Use your health, even to the point of wearing it out.
That is what it is for.
Spend all you have before you die; do not outlive yourself.
— George Bernard Shaw

Exercise and temperance can preserve something of our early strength even in old age.
— Cicero

Many people suffer poor health, not because of what they eat, but from what is eating them.
— Anonymous wise person

Eat only when you are hungry. Drink only when you're thirsty. Sleep only when you're tired. Screw only when you're horny.
— Al Neuharth

A good laugh is the best medicine, whether you are sick or not.
— Unknown retiree

It is our duty, my young friends, to resist old age.
— Cicero

By the time most people discover that good health is everything, they've lost it.
— Unknown wise person 

The keenest of all our senses is the sense of sight.
— Cicero

The appetites of the belly and the palate, far from diminishing as men grow older, go on increasing.
— Cicero

One should eat to live, not live to eat.
— Cicero, 106-43 B.C.

Persons who are naturally very fat are apt to die earlier than those who are slender.
— Hippocrates, Greek physician

He who has good health is young.
— H.G. Bohn

You want to go easy on the suicide stuff — first thing you know, you'll ruin your health.
— Robert Benchley

If a child is constantly sick, it is due to overfeeding.
— Anton Chekhov

Did you ever see the customers in health-food stores? They are pale, skinny people who look half-dead. In a steak house, you see robust, ruddy people. They’re dying, of course, but they look terrific.
— Bill Cosby

In general, mankind, since the improvement in cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
— Benjamin Franklin

After two days in hospital I took a turn for the nurse.
— W. C. Fields

To eat is human, to digest divine.
— Charles T. Copeland

Be not sick too late, or well too soon.
— Benjamin Franklin

Nothing is more fatal to Health, than an over Care of it.
— Benjamin Franklin

Be temperate in wine, in eating, girls, and sloth, or the Gout will seize you and plague you both.
— Benjamin Franklin

He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
— Benjamin Franklin, The Way to Wealth

Most medical fads are like some women’s fashions — frail, fickle and costly.
— Noah D. Fabricant

The one way to get thin is to re-establish a purpose in life.
— Cyril Connolly, British journalist and writer

Obesity is a mental state, a disease brought on by boredom and disappointment.
— Cyril Connolly

A mistake which is commonly made about neurotics is to suppose that they are interesting. It is not interesting to be always unhappy, engrossed with oneself, malignant and ungrateful, and never quite in touch with reality.
— Cyril Connolly

There are many who dare not kill themselves for fear of what the neighbours will say.
— Cyril Connolly

A dry cough is the trumpeter of death.
— English proverb

A small hurt in the eye is a great one.
— English proverb

A wound heals but the scar remains.
— English proverb

Die well that live well.
— English proverb

Feed sparingly and defy the physician.
— English proverb

After dinner sit awhile, after supper walk a mile.
— English proverb

Never rub your eye but with your elbow.
— English proverb

Physicians’ faults are covered with earth, and rich men’s with money.
— English proverb

They who would be young when they are old must be old when they are young.
— English proverb

Wash your hands often, your feet seldom, and your head never.
— English proverb

When the head aches, all the body is the worse.
— English sailors’ proverb

Short men eat more than tall men.
— French proverb

Every month, one should get drunk at least once.
— French proverb

L’amour de la médicine fait le savant;
L’amour du malade fait le médicin.
(Love of medicine makes the scholar;
Love of illness makes the doctor)
— French proverb

Great eaters and great sleepers are incapable of anything else that is great.
— Henry IV, King of France

So death, the most terrifying of ills, is nothing to us, since so long as we exist, death is not with us; but when death comes, then we do not exist. It does not then concern either the living or the dead, since for the former it is not, and the latter are no more.
— Epicurus, Greek philosopher

Old persons are sometimes as unwilling to die as tired-out children are to say good night and go to bed.
— Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu, Irish novelist

Too much of anything is bad, but too much of good whiskey is barely enough.
— Mark Twain

Eat cereal for breakfast and write good prose.
— Raymond Carver

Don't die.
— William M. Gaines

Eat not to dullness. Drink not to elevation.
— Benjamin Franklin

Always rise from the table with an appetite, and you will never sit down without one.
— William Penn

Eat to live, live not to eat. Three good meals a day is bad living.
— Benjamin Franklin

Dine with little, sup with less: do better still: sleep supperless.
— Benjamin Franklin

Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.
— Benjamin Franklin

Hold your counsel before dinner; the full belly hates thinking as well as acting.
— Benjamin Franklin

Take counsel in wine, but resolve afterwards in water.
— Benjamin Franklin

The two best things I ever did for my health was quit smoking and
get fired from my last real job, never to return to another.
— from Career Success WITHOUT a Real Job

The nurse sleeps sweetly, hired to watch the sick, Whom, snoring, she disturbs.
— William Cowper

Nothing trivial, I hope.
— John Pentland MahafFy, (On hearing of the illness of Troill, who in 1904 had beaten him for the Provostship of Trinity Dublin)

My aunt died of influenza: so they said. But it's my belief they done the old woman in.
— George Bernard Shaw

This cough I've got is hacking, The pain in my head is wracking,
I hardly need to mention my flu.
The Board of Health has seen me
They want to quarantine me,
I might as well be miserable with you.
— Howard Dietz  

In other words just from waiting around For that plain little band of gold
A person ... can develop a cold.
You can spray her wherever you figure the streptococci lurk.
You can give her a shot for whatever she's got but it just won't work.
— Frank Loesser

To talk of diseases is a sort of Arabian Nights entertainment.
— William 0sler 

Piles are a Jewish man's affliction. Piles and mothers. What causes them?
— Stephen Fry

The physical condition of a man can best be judged from what he takes two of at a time — stairs or pills.
— Unknown wise person

Specialization has reached such a state today that patients have to learn to diagnose themselves before they know which specialist to call.
— Unknown wise person

There are only two classes of people — those who have ulcers, and those who give them. I prefer to be in the later group.
— Unknown wise person

It's no longer a question of staying healthy. It's a question of finding a sickness you like.
— Jackie Mason

The only way to keep your good health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not do.
— Unknown wise person

The way some people treat their bodies you'd think they were opposed to good health and did not want to reach retirement age.
— Unknown wise person

If you drink too often to other retirees' health, you will surely ruin your own.
— Unknown wise person

The best health insurance is moderation.
— Unknown wise person

It is generally believed that Medicare will soon bring nervous breakdowns within the reach of everybody.
— Unknown wise person

The secret of good health is to leave the table hungry, the bed sleepy, and the tavern thirsty.
— Unknown retiree

The first health hazard in smoking a pipe is high blood pressure caused by trying to keep the thing lit.
— Unknown wise person

A great deal of poor health in this country may be attributed to heavy meals and light work.
— Unknown wise person

The trouble with our health is not that we are all run down, but that we are all wound up.
— Unknown wise person

The human body, with proper care, will last a lifetime.
— Unknown wise person

Mental health has become such an issue today that many people go crazy in pursuit of it.
— Unknown wise person

Nothing in recent years seems to have improved the health of the American people as much as the staggering cost of being sick.
— Unknown wise person

The relative values of health and wealth depend on which you have left.
— Unknown wise person

You need to start worrying about health if you can't sleep when it's time to get up.
— Unknown wise person

Our health always seems much more valuable after we lose it.
— Unknown wise person

Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year.
— Unknown wise person 


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