Old Quotes - 6 - Jan 23, 2018

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

The natural healing force within each of us is the greatest force in getting well. - Hippocrates

Writing is balm for grief ... The wounds themselves are precious. They hurt us into healing. - Erica Jong

Noble deeds and hot baths are the best cures for depression. - Dodie Smith

Refuse to be ill. Never tell people you are ill; never own it to yourself. Illness is one of those things which a man should resist on principle. - Edward George Bulwer-Lytton

When our activities are set toward a precise end, our mental and organic function become completely harmonious... In order to keep his mental and organic balance, man must impose upon himself an inner rule. - Alexis Carrell

When we pray for inner healing, we are really asking Jesus to walk back into the dark places of our lives and bring healing to the distressing and painful memories of the past. - Ruth Carter Stapleton

Use three physicians still:
First Doctor Quiet,
Then Doctor Merryman,
And Doctor Diet. - Robertson Davies citing an old medieval medical advice

If you do a good job for others, you heal yourself at the same time,
because a dose of joy is a spiritual cure. It transcends all barriers. - Ed Sullivan

The centre of trouble is not the turbulent appetites -- though they
are troublesome enough. The centre of trouble is in the personality of man as a whole, which is self-centred and can only be wholesome and healthy if it is God-centred. - William Temple

Happiness for me is health in the most complete state... - Laurens van der Post

Early to bed and early to rise,
Makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise. - Benjamin Franklin

The sum of the whole is this: walk and be happy; walk and be healthy. The best way to lengthen out our days is to walk steadily and with a purpose. - Charles Dickens

As I see it every day you do one of two things: build health or produce disease in yourself. - Adelle Davis