Old Quotes - 2 - Dec 18, 2017

Quotes: Hippocrates, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7



A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his thought to derive benefit from his illnesses.

- Hippocrates

Be sober and temperate, and you will be healthy. Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy.
- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Having good health is very different from only being not sick.
- Seneca The Younger, 50 AD

Without health, life is not life; it is only a state of languor and suffering.
- Francois Rabelais

To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
- Gautama the Buddha, 563 BC

Rest, as soon as there is pain, is a great restorative in all disturbances of the body.
- Hippocrates, 400 BC

The cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea.
- Isak Dinesen, 1885-1962

Pleasant words are a honecomb sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.
- Proverbs 16:24

Every human being is the author of his own health or disease.
- Sivananda

We are healed of a suffering only by experiencing it to the full.
- Marcel Proust

A cheerful heart is good medicine.
- Bible, Proverbs 17:22

To do nothing is sometimes a good remedy.
- Hippocrates, 400 BC

Most diseases are the result of medication which has been prescribed to relieve and take away a beneficient and warning symptom on the part of Nature.
- Elbert Hubbard

There are two great medicines: Diet and Self-Control.
- Max Bircher, 1962


Quotes from http://www.naturdoctor.com/Chapters/Free_Ebooks/Health_Quotes.pdf