Quotes about Health
"My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I've been pursuing all my life."
"As an American, you have a right to good health care that is effective, accessible, and affordable, that serves you from infancy through old age, that allows you to go to practitioners and facilities of your choosing, and that offers a broad range of therapeutic options."
"After you're older, two things are possibly more important than any others: health and money."
Helen Gurley Brown
"I went without health insurance until 'Roger & Me,' basically - from about age 20 till about age 35. With 'Roger & Me,' I joined the Directors Guild and the Writers Guild, and since then I've had excellent health care managed by the union."
"What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?"
"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."
"I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I'd invented it, because it is very true."
"To be stupid and selfish and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness. Though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless."
"The fabric of North Carolina and what makes our state so special is our families and our common desire for a brighter future for our children. No matter what your family looks like, we all want the same thing for our families - happiness, health, prosperity, a bright future for our children and grandchildren."
"The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life. Either we suffer in health or we suffer in soul or we get fat."
"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
"You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned."
"To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost."
"Happiness is good health and a bad memory."
"To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him."
"I believe that parents need to make nutrition education a priority in their home environment. It's crucial for good health and longevity to instill in your children sound eating habits from an early age."
"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
"The groundwork of all happiness is health."
"Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings."
"A comfortable house is a great source of happiness. It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience."
"Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it is all profit, it completes our education, founds and fosters our friendships, and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health."
Robert Louis Stevenson
"I grew up in one of the most socially conservative neighborhoods in Ohio, and my parents were traditional Catholics. But in her old age, my mother got her home health care from a guy who was gay, who was wonderful to her. Before she died, she rode a float in the Cincinnati Gay Pride Parade."
"Happiness lies first of all in health."
George William Curtis
"Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow so."
"I was born on the other side of the tracks, in public housing in Brooklyn, New York. My dad never made more than $20,000 a year, and I grew up in a family that lost health insurance. So I was scarred at a young age with understanding what it was like to watch my parents lose access to the American dream."
"I really think that technology has the greatest potential to accelerate happiness of most things in the world. The companies that will ultimately do well are the companies that chase happiness. If you find a way to help people find love, or health or friendship, the dollar will chase that."
"Self-esteem is as important to our well-being as legs are to a table. It is essential for physical and mental health and for happiness."
"Health consists with temperance alone."
"All mankind... being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions."
"Happiness is determined by factors like your health, your family relationships and friendships, and above all by feeling that you are in control of how you spend your time."
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