Health Quotes


There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.
– Josh Billings
Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year.
– Franklin P. Adams
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body.
– Joseph Addison
There's a need for accepting responsibility - for a person's life and making choices that are not just ones for immediate short-term comfort. You need to make an investment, and the investment is in health and education.
– Buzz Aldrin
A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
– James Allen
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say: Sanctity is the state about which theology has nothing to say.
– W. H. Auden
The first draught serveth for health, the second for pleasure, the third for shame, and the fourth for madness.
– Anacharsis
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.
– Bob Barker
Our government has made a number of promises to the men and women who served in our nation's armed forces. Sadly, these promises of health care, education and other benefits have existed more in rhetoric than in reality.
– Allen Boyd
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
– Edmund Burke
To get rich never risk your health. For it is the truth that health is the wealth of wealth.
– Richard Baker
Regularity in the hours of rising and retiring, perseverance in exercise, adaptation of dress to the variations of climate, simple and nutritious aliment, and temperance in all things are necessary branches of the regimen of health.
– Lord Chesterfield
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
In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Irregular contact with doctors means many men fail to receive any preventive care for potentially life-threatening conditions. In addition, when men do seek care, embarrassment can often prevent them from openly discussing health concerns with their physicians.
– Michael Crapo
Health consists of having the same diseases as one's neighbors.
– Quentin Crisp
America's health care system is neither healthy, caring, nor a system.
– Walter Cronkite
Happiness lies first of all in health.
– George William Curtis
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.
– Benjamin Disraeli