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Health is a condition of a person's body and mind. In a general sense to be free from diseases, pain, injury or illness.

Browse through a collection of health quotes, and health sayings from doctors, nutritionist, health professionals, celebrities, philosophers and other influential people throughout history sharing their advice on being healthy, health tips, inspiring and motivating words to exercise and stay healthy, having a healthy diet and much more.


 

Yoko Ono- I Smile for my health

After my husband John Lennon passed away, I tried to smile for my health. Yoko Ono Life can knock us down with unexpected losses and hurt. Losing a loved one to death can affect and change our entire lives. Losing a partner or a premature loss of any family member can be devastated, and it can leave mental scars. The death of a loved one can enrich our lives for the better. It can bring us into moments of deep reflection. Grief
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Buddha- The secret of health for both mind and body

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 earnestly.      Buddha
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Robert Urich- A healthy outside starts from the inside.

A healthy outside starts from the inside. Robert Urich
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Anne Ricci- Succeed at losing weight

In order to succeed at losing weight, you need to stop punishing yourself for failing with your healthy eating plan. Fully love and accept yourself, and everything will be a lot easier. Anne Ricci
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Jim Rohn- Take care of your body

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.      Jim Rohn
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Ralph Waldo Emerson -The first wealth is health

The first wealth is health. Ralph Waldo Emerson In today's world, many of us work endless hours, which can affect our sleep, health, relationship and overall quality of life. Many people choose to exchange their health for short-term wealth. Ralph Emerson is indicating in this quote that good health is the foundation to build anything in life. Source: The Conduct of Life (1860) ‘Power’
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Judith Hanson Lasater- Taking time to relax and renew

Taking time out each day to relax and renew is essential to living well. Judith Hanson Lasater
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Mike Pence- Take ownership over your health

When people take greater ownership of their own health care and are encouraged to do that in a health plan, their health gets better. They pursue more wellness opportunities.      Mike Pence
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Eleanor Brownn- Rest and self-care are so important

Rest and self-care are so important. When you take time to replenish your spirit, it allows you to serve others from the overflow. You cannot serve from an empty vessel. Eleanor Brownn
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Virginia Foxx- Obesity among young Americans

Obesity among young Americans is a serious problem that can have serious ramifications in the long run.      Virginia Foxx
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 David H. Murdock- Eating fruits and vegetables to avoid obesity

By eating many fruits and vegetables in place of fast food and junk food, people could avoid obesity.  David H. Murdock
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Robert A. Heinlein- Jealousy is a disease

Jealousy is a disease, love is a healthy condition. The immature mind often mistakes one for the other, or assumes that the greater the love, the greater the jealousy - in fact, they are almost incompatible; one emotion hardly leaves room for the other.” ― Robert A. Heinlein source-: Stranger in a Strange Land
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Mark Twain- The only way to keep your health

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. Mark Twain
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Eliot Spitzer- Global warming threatens our health

Global warming threatens our health, our economy, our natural resources, and our children's future. It is clear we must act.      Eliot Spitzer
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Sydney J. Harris- Relax when you don’t have time for it

The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.      Sydney J. Harris
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Thomas Jefferson- Drinking Beer In Moderation

Beer, if drank with moderation, softens the temper, cheers the spirit, and promotes health. Thomas Jefferson
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Jack Lalanne- Your Health and Bank Account is the Same thing

Your health account, your bank account, they’re the same thing. The more you put in, the more you can take out. Exercise is king and nutrition is queen. Together you have a kingdom. Jack Lalanne
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Jason Statham- Looking good and feeling good go hand in hand

Looking good and feeling good go hand in hand. If you have a healthy lifestyle, your diet and nutrition are set, and you're working out, you're going to feel good.      Jason Statham
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Carol Welch- Movement is Medicine

Movement is a medicine for creating change in a person's physical, emotional, and mental states. Carol Welch
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Your emotions affect every cell in your body- Thomas Tutko

Your emotions affect every cell in your body. Mind and body, mental and physical, are intertwined.      Thomas Tutko
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Electricians Protecting Health– Steven Magee

Electricians that like good health avoid the known biologically toxic very high powered electrical utility jobs.      Steven Magee
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Alcoholism and drug addiction — Dr T.P.Chia

Alcoholism and drug addiction are killer of mental and physical health. Alcoholic and drug addicts are killing themselves slowly. Dr T.P.Chia
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Too Much Companionship-Christian Nestell Bovee

Constant companionship is not enjoyable, any more than constant eating. We sit too long at the table of friendship, when we outsit our appetites for each other's thoughts. Christian Nestell Bovee
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Cleanliness and Refinement- Abdu’ul-Baha

In every aspect of life, purity and holiness, cleanliness and refinement, exalt the human condition. Even in the physical realm, cleanliness will conduce to spirituality.      Abdu'ul-Baha
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Cleanliness is very important – Emeril Lagasse

Cleanliness is very important. If you let kids make a total mess in the kitchen and then leave, you're not really teaching them anything. Emeril Lagasse
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Start making healthy choices-Steve Maraboli

It's up to you today to start making healthy choices. Not choices that are just healthy for your body, but healthy for your mind. Steve Maraboli
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Chocolate is like Medicine-Edward (Grandpa) Jones

Chocolate is like medicine - but as with medicine, the key is the proper dose. Don't overdo it.      Edward (Grandpa) Jones
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Health and Nourishment From Chocolate- Thomas Jefferson

The superiority of chocolate, both for health and nourishment, will soon give it the same preference over tea and coffee in America which it has in Spain.      Thomas Jefferson
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Chocolate Produce Similar Reaction as Marijuana- Matt Lauer

Researchers have discovered that chocolate produces some of the same reactions in the brain as marijuana. The researchers also discovered other similarities between the two but can't remember what they are.      Matt Lauer
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Chocolate is an antidepressant- Jason Love

Chocolate is an antidepressant, which is especially useful as you start to gain weight.      Jason Love
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Chiropractic embraces the science of life- Daniel David Palmer

Chiropractic embraces the science of life, the knowledge of how organisms act in health and disease, and also the art of adjusting the neuroskeleton.      Daniel David Palmer
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Chiropractic is concerned with strengthening the body-B. J. Palmer

While other professions are concerned with changing the environment to suit the weakened body, chiropractic is concerned with strengthening the body to suit the environment.      B. J. Palmer
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The nervous system holds the key -Sir Jay Holder

The nervous system holds the key to the body’s incredible potential to heal itself. Sir Jay Holder
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A lot of people should go to a chiropractor-Jack Lalanne

The spine is the lifeline. A lot of people should go to a chiropractor but they don't know it.      Jack Lalanne
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Becoming a Vegetarian Because Of Chicken Health-Isaac Bashevis

I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens. Isaac Bashevis
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Microwave News- Cell Phone Radiation Change Brain

Cell phone radiation changes the shape of brain proteins, causing them to clump together and form pathological protein fibrils like those found in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease patients. Microwave News
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Bill Murray- Being More Relaxed

The more relaxed you are, the better you are at everything: the better you are with your loved ones, the better you are with your enemies, the better you are at your job, the better you are with yourself. Bill Murray
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Ann Jillian- Life After Breast Cancer

There can be life after breast cancer. The prerequisite is early detection.      Ann Jillian
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Lydia Hall- Healthy Boundaries Are Not Walls

Healthy boundaries are not walls. They are gates and fences that allow you to enjoy the beauty of your own garden. Lydia Hall
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Doreen Virtue- Boundaries Are Part Of Self-Care

Boundaries are a part of self-care. They are healthy, normal, and necessary.      Doreen Virtue
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Buddha- Keeping the Body in Good Health

To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear. Buddha
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Kimora Lee Simmons- Creating a Healthy Body Image

I try not to be neurotic; I try to create and present healthy body image. Kimora Lee Simmons
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Courtney Thorne Smith- Keeping a Healthy Body Image

It's incredibly difficult to keep a healthy body image in this business. Courtney Thorne Smith
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Erin Heatherton- Healthy Body Image

Healthy body image is not something that you're going to learn from fashion magazines.      Erin Heatherton
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George W. Bush- When Riding a Bike

When you ride a bike and you get your heart rate up and you’re out, after 30 or 40 minutes your mind tends to expand; it tends to relax. George W. Bush
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Udo E. Simonis- The Benefits Of Bike Riding

Riding bicycles will not only benefit the individual doing it, but the world at large. Udo E. Simonis
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Brett Hoebel- Fitness Is About Becoming a Better You

Fitness is not about being better than someone else. It’s about being better than you used to be.      Brett Hoebe
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Phil Mcgraw- Better To Be Healthy Alone

It's better to be healthy alone than sick with someone else. Phil Mcgraw
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Mary Baker Eddy- Health Is a Condition of Mind

Health is not a condition of matter, but of mind. Mary Baker Eddy
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Lord Byron- Always Laugh Whenever You Can

Always laugh when you can...it is a cheap medicine. Lord Byron
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Buddha- The Author of Own Health and Disease

Every human being is the author of his own health and disease. Buddha
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Francis Bacon, Sr.- Healthy Body and Soul

A healthy body is a guest chamber for the soul: a sick body is a prison Francis Bacon, Sr.
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Henry David Thoreau- Its Good To Be Sick Sometimes

Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.      Henry David Thoreau
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Megan Boyle On Feeling Sick

Being sick feels like you're wearing someone else's glasses. Megan Boyle
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J. Cole- Mixing Self-Doubt and Pressure

I'm a super-duper over-analyzer. You mix that with self-doubt and pressure, and that's never healthy. J. Cole
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Demetri Martin- Worst time to have a heart attack

The worst time to have a heart attack is during a game of charades.
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Steve Martin- Having a Disease Named After You

First the doctor told me the good news: I was going to have a disease named after me.      Steve Martin
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Christie Brinkley- The Benefits of Having a Positive Attitude

Adopting a really positive attitude can work wonders to adding years to your life, a spring to your step, a sparkle to your eye, and all of that. Christie Brinkley
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Og Mandino- Treasuring Love

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
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Yiddish Proverb On Work and Health

"Health? Very nice! But where will we get potatoes?"
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Russian Proverb On Eating and Drinking

"Eat until you are half full; drink until you are half drunk."
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Japanese Proverb On Happiness and Long Life

"One moment of intense happiness prolongs life by a thousand years."
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Japanese Proverb On Health

"A bath refreshes the body, tea refreshes the mind."
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German Proverb On Growing Old

High climbers and deep swimmers never grow old.  German Proverb Getting older does not mean that we should stop having fun. This German Proverb is saying that those that keep themselves busy and actively seeking new adventures never grow old.  We should be excited about learning new things, be willing to go on adventures, reading new books and even studying! When we stop being "high climbers" and "deep swimmers" that is when we grow old, according to this German Proverb. Being
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French Proverb on Hunger and Food

"A good meal ought to begin with hunger."
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Benjamin Franklin On Long Life

If thou wouldst live long, live well; for folly and wickedness shorten life. Original Source: Poor Richard's Almanack (1739)
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Henry S. Leigh On Diet and Food

"If you wish to grow thinner, diminish your dinner." Original Source: On Corpulence (1880) Poem.
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Isaac Asimov Quote On Food

If it tastes good, it's bad for you. Isaac Asimov Source: "The first Law of Dietetics"
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Joseph P. Kennedy Quote On Dying From Jealousy

More men die of jealousy than of cancer.       Joseph P. Kennedy
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Sean Sullivan- Insomnia and Performance Problems

Insomnia is an increasing problem. Ive become swayed that sleep disorders are conceivably the most unnoticed, ignored, underrated reason of health as well as performance problems in the place of work.      Sean Sullivan
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Judith Owens- Insomnia is An Indication

Insomnia is an indication, not a chaos. Its like ache. Youre not going to provide a patient ache medicine without figuring out whats reasoning the pain.      Judith Owens
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John Steinbeck- Resolving problems with a good ni​ght sleep

It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.   John Steinbeck   
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Chinese Proverb On Diets and Medicine

He who takes medicine and neglects to diet wastes the skill of his doctors. Chinese Proverb
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Irish Proverb On Good Health

A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book. Irish Proverb
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Leigh Hunt- Good Health is the Foundation For Happiness

The groundwork for all happiness is good health. Leigh Hunt
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James J. Walsh Quote On Health and Laughter

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
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Schola Salern Quote On The Three Best Medical Advice

If you need medical advice, let these three things be your physicians; a cheerful mind, relaxation from business, and a moderate diet. Schola Salern    
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Chungliang Al Huang- Caring For Body

Many people treat their bodies as if they were rented from Hertz - something they are using to get around in but nothing they genuinely care about understanding.      Chungliang Al Huang
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Francis Bowen- Keeping a Healthy Mind and Body

To become a thoroughly good man is the best prescription for keeping a sound mind and a sound body.      Francis Bowen
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Rona Barrett- Asking For Help Whenever Needed

The healthy, the strong individual, is the one who asks for help when he needs it. Whether he has an abscess on his knee or in his soul.      Rona Barrett
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Anthony Robbins- Higher Energy Level and Outstanding Results

The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results. Anthony Robbins
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Isaac Bickerstaff- Health is The Greatest Possession

Health is the greatest of all possessions; a pale cobbler is better than a sick king.      Isaac Bickerstaff
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Julius Erving- Doing What’s Best For Your Body

If you don't do what's best for your body, you're the one who comes up on the short end. Julius Erving
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Hippocrates- Health is The Greatest Human Blessing

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
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Hannah Green- Health is Not an Absence of Sickness

Health is not simply the absence of sickness. Hannah Green
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Thomas Fuller- Taking Care of Health

Health is not valued till sickness comes. Thomas Fuller
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Adelle Davis- We Build Health or Produce Disease

As I see it, every day you do one of two things: build health or produce disease in yourself. Adelle Davis
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Harry J. Johnson- The Secret of Good Health

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
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Joan Welsh Quote On Judging a Man’s Health

A man's health can be judged by which he takes two at a time - pills or stairs. Joan Welsh
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William Londen On Good Health

To ensure good health: Eat lightly, breathe deeply, live moderately, cultivate cheerfulness, and maintain an interest in life.  William Londen    
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Sir Philip Sidney- The Key To Long Life and Health

The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.      Sir Philip Sidney
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Thomas Carlyle- Health is Victory

Ill-health of body or of mind, is defeat. Health alone is victory. Let all men, if they can manage it, contrive to be healthy! Thomas Carlyle
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Elbert Hubbard Quote On Health and Happiness

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.   Elbert Hubbard
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Mark Twain- Reading Health Books

Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. -Mark Twain 
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World Health Organization

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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Virgil- Wealth is Health

The greatest wealth is health. Virgil
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Josh Billings Quote On Paying Too Much Attention On Health

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
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G.K. Chesterton Quote On Maintaining a Healthy Body

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
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Jess C. Scott- A Healthy Body is the Best Fashion Statement

A fit, healthy body - that is the best fashion statement. Jess C. Scott
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Reba McEntire Quote On Money and Good Health

All the money in the world can't buy you back good health. Reba McEntire
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Albert Schweitzer- Happiness is Good Health and Bad Memory

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. Albert Schweitzer
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Publilius Syrus Quote On Good Health and Good Sense

Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings.      Publilius Syrus
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Anne Wilson Schaef- Good Health is Valuable to Savings Account

Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account. Anne Wilson Schae
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Gene Tunney- Exercise To Enjoy The Glow of Good Health

To enjoy the glow of good health, you must exercise. Gene Tunney
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Dalai Lama- The Importance of Having a Calm Mind

Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health.     Dalai Lama 
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Buddha- Healthy Mind and Body

To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear. Buddha
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P. T. Barnum Quote On Success and Good Health

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
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Chinese (on health and wellness)

When the heart is at ease, the body is healthy.
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Francis Bacon Quote On Remedy and Disease

Sometimes the remedy is worse than the disease.     Francis Bacon  
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Bulgarian (on health and wellness)

If you would live long, open your heart.     
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Yiddish Proverb On Sickness and Health

Better ten times ill than one time dead. Yiddish Proverb
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T. Cogan Quote On Eating and Exercise

After dinner rest a while; after supper walk a mile.     T. Cogan  
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African proverb on Being Sick

A man with a cough cannot conceal himself. - Yoruba Tribe Proverb       This proverb is referring to sickness. A sick person cannot hide. If you are feeling awful because of the flu, got a cold, migraine headaches, or receiving bad news from your doctor can be devastating.  Being sick can mentally, physically and psychologically affect us. Moreover, it is impossible to hide being sick. Eventually, others will start to notice changes in work performance, loss of interest
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Cher- Getting Rid of a Bad Mood

Nothing lifts me out of a bad mood better than a hard workout on my treadmill. It never fails. Exercise is nothing short of a miracle. Cher
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Doug Larson- Increasing Life Expectancy By Eating Vegetables

Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon. Doug Larson
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Gwyneth Paltrow- Bacon is Incredibly Delicious

I'm not sure how healthy bacon is in general, but I know it's incredibly delicious.    Gwyneth Paltrow  
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Plato- Paying Attention To Health

Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance.      Plato
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Jim Rohn- Pay Attention To Your Body

Pay attention to your body. Is this the only place where they should live. Jim Rohn
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Sasha Cohen Quote On Healthy Lifestyle

Follow your dreams, work hard, practice and persevere. Make sure you eat a variety of foods, get plenty of exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle.  Sasha Cohen    
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John Petit-Senn- Being Heartless

Nothing for preserving the body like having no heart. John Petit-Senn
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Ethel Roskies- Pleasure Keeps Stress Away

A pleasure a day keeps stress away. Ethel Roskies
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Mary Berry- Eating Healthy Cakes

Cakes can be healthy too, you just eat a small slice. Mary Berry
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Deepak Chopra Quote On Avoiding Alzheimer’s Disease

If you want to avoid Alzheimer's disease, sleep 8 hours a night.      Deepak Chopra
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Dr T.P.Chia- Alcoholism is a Thief of Health

Alcoholism is a thief of health, mental sanity, and human dignity. Dr T.P.Chia
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William Shakespeare On Drinking

Oh, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains! -William Shakespeare Source: Othello--Act 2, Scene 3, Page 12
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Catherine Pulsifer- Anger Resolves Nothing

Anger resolves nothing it only puts up your blood pressure. Catherine Pulsifer
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Horace Greeley Quote: Abstinence is Favorable For The Mind and Pocket

Abstaining is favorable both to the head and the pocket. Horace Greeley
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Robert E. Lee- Abstinence From Alcohol

My experience through life has convinced me that, while moderation and temperance in all things are commendable and beneficial, abstinence from spirituous liquors is the best safeguard of morals and health. Robert E. Lee
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William Temple-The Only way for a Rich Man to be Healthy

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is, by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he was poor.      William Temple
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Pratik Patil- The Health of Your Future Kids

The health of your future kids does not start with their birth—it starts with you, right now, well before you plan to impregnate your wife. Pratik Pati Source: Pregnancy and Men
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Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi Quote On Reputation

Health is your own; money belongs to others; power is temporary; and reputation is eternal. Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi
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Joseph Addison- Reading Exercise The Mind

Reading is to the mind, what exercise is to the body. As by the one, health is preserved, strengthened, and invigorated: by the other, virtue (which is the health of the mind) is kept alive, cherished, and confirmed. Joseph Addison
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Peruvian Proverb On Health and Prevention

It is better to prevent than to cure. Peruvian Proverb
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Benjamin Franklin- Early To Bed, Early To rising​

Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise. Benjamin Franklin
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Sean Swarner- Good Health is Precious

I realized at a very young age that health is precious, and too many people don't realize it until it's slipping away, or worse yet, it's gone. Sean Swarner
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Lucille Ball- The Secret of Staying Young

The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age. Lucille Ball
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James Carmen- Sedentary Lifestyle In Older Adults

You have to remember that in this day and age, older people are becoming more sedentary in their lifestyles and that in itself encourages the onset of ailments that they could have otherwise avoided. James Carmen
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Kris Carr- Sadness and Depression Impact Physical Health

If you don't think your anxiety, depression, sadness and stress impact your physical health, think again. All of these emotions trigger chemical reactions in your body, which can lead to inflammation and a weakened immune system. Learn how to cope, sweet friend. There will always be dark days Kris Carr
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 Dr. Christiane Northro- The Benefits of Self-Love

As a doctor, let me tell you what self-love does: It improves your hearing, your eyesight, lowers your blood pressure, increases pulmonary function, cardiac output, and helps wiring the musculature. So, if we had a rampant epidemic of self-love then our healthcare costs would go down dramatically. So, this isn’t just some little frou-frou new age notion, oh love yourself honey. This is hardcore science.  Dr. Christiane Northro
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Sylvia Plath- Hot Bath Curing Many Things

There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them. Sylvia Plath
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 Hans Selye- Stress Does Not Kill Us

Its not stress that kills us, it is our reaction to it.  Hans Selye
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 Steve Maraboli- Nothing is Worth Your Health

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.  Steve Maraboli
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Grenville Kleiser- Humor For The Mind and Body

Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment. Grenville Kleiser
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