Quotations on Health
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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
(Keywords: Education, Health, Life, Choices, Comfort, Investment, Responsibility)
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
(Keywords: Happiness, Health, Being, Man, Prosperity, Result)
Even if you walk exactly the same route each time - as with a sonnet - the events along the route cannot be imagined to be the same from day to day, as the poet's health, sight, his anticipations, moods, fears, thoughts cannot be the same.
- A. R. Ammons
(Keywords: Time, Health, Thoughts, Day, Events, Moods, Sight)
It's so funny that people specify that year because in a way it was the biggest battle for me health wise.
- Brady Anderson
(Keywords: Funny, Health, People, Battle)
I've been working with the National Lung Health Education Program to raise awareness about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
- Loni Anderson
(Keywords: Education, Health, Awareness, Disease)
One positive command he gave us: You shall love and honor your emperor. In every congregation a prayer must be said for the czar's health, or the chief of police would close the synagogue.
- Mary Antin
(Keywords: Love, Health, Positive, Honor, Police, Prayer)
But you say, does it represent change? The change is that we are fighting an insurance industry that has killed health reform for generations. They're spending tens of millions of dollars right now to defeat this bill, and we're on the doorstep of winning a great victory for the American people.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: Change, Health, People, Victory, Winning, American, Defeat, Fighting, Generations, Now, Reform, Right)
Having good health, being able to breathe and be happy, that's one of the most beautiful gifts. On top of that, I have the gift to play music and make people happy through that. I'm just telling you from my heart, I'm so in love with life.
- Roy Ayers
(Keywords: Life, Love, Music, Health, People, Heart, Being, Gifts, Play)
Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgement will always be in demand under all conditions.
- Roger Babson
(Keywords: Money, Health, Power, Knowledge, Character, May, Property, Will)
Demography is changing us as we are older societies, we're living longer. How the generations balance each other out, how that affects education and health care.
- Howard Baker
(Keywords: Education, Health, Balance, Care, Generations, Living)
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
(Keywords: Age, Health, Poor, Pretty)
I'm against big bureaucracy in Washington making health care decisions. I just have an aversion to bureaucrats. But it's not just government bureaucrats. I don't like HMO bureaucrats and insurance company bureaucrats either.
- Gary Bauer
(Keywords: Government, Health, Bureaucracy, Care, Company, Decisions, Washington)
In choosing global corporate partners UNICEF emphasises compatibility with our core values and looks to build alliances that advance our mission of ensuring the health, education, equality and protection for all the world's children.
- Carol Bellamy
(Keywords: Equality, Education, Health, Values, Children, Corporate, Mission, Protection, World)
Hollywood... a city I was to come back to time and again, in sickness and in health, in success and in failure, with anticipation and with dread.
- Dirk Benedict
(Keywords: Success, Time, Health, Failure, Anticipation, Hollywood, Sickness)
Happiness is good health and a bad memory.
- Ingrid Bergman
(Keywords: Happiness, Health, Memory)
Our health care system is the finest in the world, but we still have too many uninsured Americans, too high prices for prescription drugs, and too many frivolous lawsuits driving our physicians out of state or out of business.
- Judy Biggert
(Keywords: Business, Health, Americans, Care, Driving, Drugs, Physicians, State, World)
And I believe that the best buy in public health today must be a combination of regular physical exercise and a healthy diet.
- Julie Bishop
(Keywords: Diet, Health, Exercise, Public, Today)
Our children's health and well-being are dependent on our commitment to promoting food access and good eating habits at home, at school and in the community.
- Rod Blagojevich
(Keywords: Food, Health, Home, Children, Commitment, Community, Eating, Habits, School)
Health care is not a privilege. It's a right. It's a right as fundamental as civil rights. It's a right as fundamental as giving every child a chance to get a public education.
- Rod Blagojevich
(Keywords: Education, Health, Care, Chance, Civil rights, Giving, Privilege, Public)
When they favor the access of other people to education and health care, the countries of the North not only demonstrate generosity or solidarity, but also implement the principles of respecting and promoting human rights.
- Omar Bongo
(Keywords: Education, Health, People, Care, Countries, Rights, Generosity, Human rights, Principles, Solidarity)
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
(Keywords: Education, Government, Health, Men, Women, Benefits, Care, Nation, Promises, Reality, Rhetoric)
And the issues I think are important in Louisiana right now happen to be health care and education. And those are two areas that the federal government can play a very important role. And I think I can be effective in trying to help our state from the Washington scene.
- John Breaux
(Keywords: Government, Health, Education, Care, Help, Now, Play, Right, State, Trying, Washington)
The surest way to return to the people's business is to listen to the people themselves: We need to drop this whole scheme of federally controlled health care, start over, and work together on real reforms at the state level that will contain costs and won't leave America trillions of dollars deeper in debt.
- Scott Brown
(Keywords: Business, Health, Work, People, America, Care, Debt, State, Will)
When the courts decide that murderers, rapists, and others who maliciously break our social contract deserve health care that most working Americans can't afford, they are condemning good people to death.
- Tammy Bruce
(Keywords: Death, Health, People, Americans, Care)
You cannot achieve environmental security and human development without addressing the basic issues of health and nutrition.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland
(Keywords: Environmental, Health, Development, Security)
Of course the EU and member states must work to ensure that people moving from one country to another understand their obligations and their rights in areas like health, road safety and further education.
- John Bruton
(Keywords: Education, Work, Health, People, Country, Rights, Road, Safety, states)
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.
(Keywords: Happiness, Peace, Wisdom, Family, Health, Control, Discipline, Virtue, First, Man, Mind, Will)
Without health life is not life; it is only a state of langour and suffering - an image of death.
(Keywords: Death, Health, Life, State, Suffering)
Pay mind to your own life, your own health, and wholeness. A bleeding heart is of no help to anyone if it bleeds to death.
- Frederick Buechner
(Keywords: Death, Health, Life, Heart, Help, Mind)
The record business is dangerous to the health of bands and individuals, which is something I'm just now learning. But it's not dangerous in any of the ways people think; it's not that they try to make you compromise your art. That's not the problem.
- T-Bone Burnett
(Keywords: Business, Health, Art, People, Compromise, Learning, Now)
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing that you know things, and believing in the Christian religion.
- Samuel Butler
(Keywords: Family, Religion, Health, Money, Christian, Chastity, Temper, Want)
Unfortunately, we are still in an age where individuals may be discriminated against because of health conditions.
- Lois Capps
(Keywords: Age, Health, May)
Never continue in a job you don't enjoy. If you're happy in what you're doing, you'll like yourself, you'll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined.
- Johnny Carson
(Keywords: Success, Health, Peace, Job, Will)
I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself.
- Giacomo Casanova
(Keywords: Food, Health, Abstinence, Excess)
I always made my food congenial to my constitution, and my health was always excellent.
- Giacomo Casanova
(Keywords: Food, Health, Constitution)
My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I've been pursuing all my life.
- Paul Cezanne
(Keywords: Age, Art, Health, Life, Dream, Will)
I have taught history on the high school and college levels, and am or have been a lecturer at the Smithsonian, The National Institutes of Health, and numerous colleges and universities, mostly on science fiction and technology subjects.
- Jack L. Chalker
(Keywords: History, Science, Technology, Health, College, Fiction, School)
This change to a higher phase of alert is a signal to governments, to ministries of health and other ministries, to the pharmaceutical industry and the business community that certain actions now should be undertaken with increased urgency and at an accelerated pace.
- Margaret Chan
(Keywords: Business, Change, Health, Actions, Community, Now)
A retired teacher paid $62,000 towards her pension and nothing, yes nothing, for full family medical, dental and vision coverage over her entire career. What will we pay her? $1.4 million in pension benefits and another $215,000 in health care benefit premiums over her lifetime.
- Chris Christie
(Keywords: Family, Health, Medical, Vision, Benefits, Care, Career, Nothing, Will)
I like health-conscious cooking, but growing up in the South, I do love southern cooking; southern France, southern Italy, southern Spain. I love southern cooking.
- Clarence Clemons
(Keywords: Love, Health, Cooking, France, Growing up, Italy, Spain)
You cannot have maternal health without reproductive health. And reproductive health includes contraception and family planning and access to legal, safe abortion.
- Hillary Clinton
(Keywords: Family, Health, Legal, Abortion, Planning)
But reducing harmful emissions, abating our dependence on foreign oil and developing alternative renewable energy sources have benefits that go beyond environmental health, they improve personal health, enhance national security and encourage our nation's economic viability.
- Jim Clyburn
(Keywords: Environmental, Health, Benefits, Dependence, Energy, Nation, National security, Oil)
Democrats believe we must have comprehensive health care reform that includes giving the federal government authority to negotiate lower prices with drug companies.
- Jim Clyburn
(Keywords: Government, Health, Authority, Care, Democrats, Giving, Reform)
My home State of North Carolina ranks 12th in the United States for increased aging population and, according to a national report, 41st in overall health. According to this same report, individuals aged 50+ are the least healthy.
- Howard Coble
(Keywords: Home, Health, Population, State, states, United)
And I think of that again as I've written in several of my beauty books, a lot of health comes from the proper eating habits, which are something that - you know, I come from a generation that wasn't - didn't have a lot of food.
- Joan Collins
(Keywords: Beauty, Food, Health, Books, Eating, Habits)
Soaring prescription drug costs have placed a tremendous strain on family budgets. They have also imposed a heavy burden on employers - both public and private - who are struggling to provide affordable health insurance coverage to their workers.
- Susan Collins
(Keywords: Family, Health, Budgets, Burden, Public, Workers)
True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.
- Charles Caleb Colton
(Keywords: Friendship, Health, Sound, Value)
The only possible role that I can see for reconciliation would be to make modest changes in the major package to improve affordability, to deal with what share of Medicaid expansion the federal government pays, those kinds of issues, which is the traditional role for reconciliation in health care.
- Kent Conrad
(Keywords: Government, Health, Care)
We are involved in youth testing internationally. We want to try to prove without a shadow of a doubt the relationship between physical fitness and health, not just physical fitness and ability to perform.
- Kenneth H. Cooper
(Keywords: Fitness, Health, Ability, Doubt, Shadow, Testing, Want, Youth)
Happiness lies first of all in health.
- George William Curtis
(Keywords: Happiness, Health, First, Lies)