The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little car ~~Sir Philip Sidney~~
The sovereign invigorator of the body is exercise, and of all the exercises walking is the best. ~~Thomas Jefferson~~
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.”
Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do. ~~Mark Twain~~
Drag your thoughts away from your troubles... by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it. ~~Mark Twain~~
“A fit, healthy body—that is the best fashion statement” ~~Jess C. Scott~~
“I promise you nothing is as chaotic as it seems. Nothing is worth your health. Nothing is worth poisoning yourself into stress, anxiety, and fear.”
Having good health, being able to breathe and be happy, that's one of the most beautiful gifts. On top of that, I have the gift to play music and make people happy through that. I'm just telling you from my heart, I'm so in love with life.
Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account.
~~Anne Wilson Schaef~~
The human body has been designed to resist an infinite number of changes and attacks brought about by its environment. The secret of good health lies in successful adjustment to changing stresses on the body. ~~Harry J. Johnson~~
A man's health can be judged by which he takes two at a time - pills or stairs.
To get rich never risk your health. For it is the truth that health is the wealth of wealth. ~~Richard Baker~~
Half the costs of illness are wasted on conditions that could be prevented.
~~Dr. Joseph Pizzorno~~
“Keep your best wishes, close to your heart and watch what happens” ~~Tony DeLiso~~
“The individual who says it is not possible should move out of the way of those doing it.” ~~Tricia Cunningham~~
It is great good health to believe, as the Hindus do, that there are 33 million gods and goddesses in the world. It is great good health to want to understand one's dreams. It is great good health to desire the ambiguous and paradoxical.
The foundation of success in life is good health: that is the substratum fortune; it is also the basis of happiness. A person cannot accumulate a fortune very well when he is sick.
~~P. T. Barnum~~
“Keep your best wishes, close to your heart and watch what happens”
~~Tony DeLiso, Legacy: The Power Within~~
“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food”
We are healthy only to the extent that our ideas are humane.”
My trust in God flows out of the experience of his loving me, day in and day out, whether the day is stormy or fair, whether I'm sick or in good health, whether I'm in a state of grace or disgrace. He comes to me where I live and loves me as I am. ~~Brennan Manning~~
Neurotic behavior is quite predictable. Healthy behavior is unpredictable. ~~Carl Ransom Rogers~~
The thousand mysteries around us would not trouble but interest us, if only we had cheerful, healthy hearts. ~~Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche~~
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live. ~~Jim Rohn~~
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. ~~James J. Walsh~~
A bodily disease, which we look upon as whole and entire within itself, may, after all, be but a symptom of some ailment in the spiritual past ~~Nathaniel Hawthorne~~
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."~~Hippocrates~~
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
He's the best physician that knows the worthlessness of the most medicines.
He who has health, has hope. And he who has hope, has everything.
A sad soul can kill you quicker than a germ. ~~John Steinbeck~~
His best companions, innocence and health; And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. ~~Oliver Goldsmith~~
Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
“I take literally the statement in the Gospel of John that God loves the world. I believe that the world was created and approved by love, that it subsists, coheres, and endures by love, and that, insofar as it is redeemable, it can be redeemed only by love. I believe that divine love, incarnate and indwelling in the world, summons the world always toward wholeness, which ultimately is reconciliation and atonement with God.”
“Respect your body. Eat well. Dance forever.” ~~Eliza Gaynor Minden~~
“The best six doctors anywhere
And no one can deny it
Are sunshine, water, rest, and 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.” ~~Wayne Fields~~
“Each patient carries his own doctor inside him.” ~~Norman Cousins~~
“You are not a mistake. You are not a problem to be solved. But you won't discover this until you are willing to stop banging your head against the wall of shaming and caging and fearing yourself. ” ~~Geneen Roth~~
“Happiness is part of who we are. Joy is the feeling” ~~Tony DeLiso~~
“A further sign of health is that we don't become undone by fear and trembling, but we take it as a message that it's time to stop struggling and look directly at what's threatening us. ” ~~Pema Chödrön~~
“I run because if I didn’t, I’d be sluggish and glum and spend too much time on the couch. I run to breathe the fresh air. I run to explore. I run to escape the ordinary. I run…to savor the trip along the way. Life becomes a little more vibrant, a little more intense. I like that.”
“Healing is impossible in loneliness; it is the opposite of loneliness. Conviviality is healing. To be healed we must come with all the other creatures to the feast of Creation. ~~Wendell Berry~~
“If we are creating ourselves all the time, then it is never too late to begin creating the bodies we want instead of the ones we mistakenly assume we are stuck with.” ~~Deepak Chopra~~
“Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.” ~~Louis Pasteur~~
“I am not my body. My body is nothing without me.” ~~Tom Stoppard~~
“Eat healthily, sleep well, breathe deeply, move harmoniously.” ~~Jean-Pierre Barral~~
“True discipline is really just self-remembering; no forcing or fighting is necessary.” ~~Charles Eisenstein~~
“By choosing healthy over skinny you are choosing self-love over self-judgment. You are beautiful!” ~~Steve Maraboli~~
“Love lets us ride on its back as if it were a camel. But you’ve got to water it, or it won’t grow into a healthy rose bush. ” ~~Jarod Kintz~~
“I promise you nothing is as chaotic as it seems. Nothing is worth diminishing your health. Nothing is worth poisoning yourself into stress, anxiety, and fear.”
“When health is absent, wisdom cannot reveal itself, art cannot manifest, strength cannot fight, wealth becomes useless, and intelligence cannot be applied.” ~~Herophilus~~
“May your heart be lighter today.” ~~Harley King~~
“Usually, we believe that our pain is a misfortune that needs to be fixed, but in fact, all pain (physical, mental, and emotional) is a necessary step towards becoming conscious. ~~Eliza Mada Dalian~~
“Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.”
“the body is wiser than its inhabitants. the body is the soul. the body is god’s messenger.”
“Restore your attention or bring it to a new level by dramatically slowing down whatever you're doing.”
Will is a skill.”
"Health is the greatest of all possessions; a pale cobbler is better than a sick king."
"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 the present moment wisely and earnestly."
~~Siddartha Guatama Buddha~~
Virtue is like health: the harmony of the whole man.
"Life is not living, but living in health."
Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings.
To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.
There's nothing more important than our good health - that's our principal capital asset.
To enjoy the glow of good health, you must exercise.
I think that age as a number is not nearly as important as health. You can be in poor health and be pretty miserable at 40 or 50. If you're in good health, you can enjoy things into your 80s.
Youth is the spirit of adventure and awakening. It is a time of physical emerging when the body attains the vigor and good health that may ignore the caution of temperance. Youth is a period of timelessness when the horizons of age seem too distant to be noticed.
~~Ezra Taft Benson~~