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Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year.

Author: Franklin P. Adams (1881-1960)

Profession: American Journalist, Humorist

The concept of total wellness recognizes that our every thought, word, and behavior affects our greater health and well-being. And we, in turn, are affected not only emotionally but also physically and spiritually.

Author: Greg Anderson

Profession: American Author of "The 22 Non-Negotiable Laws of Wellness"

To get rich never risk your health. For it is the truth that health is the wealth of wealth.

Author: Richard Baker


The healthy, the strong individual, is the one who asks for help when he needs it. Whether he has an abscess on his knee or in his soul.

Author: Rona Barrett

Profession: American Actress

As a remedy against all ills; poverty, sickness, and melancholy only one thing is absolutely necessary; a liking for work.

Author: Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867)

Profession: French Poet

From labor health, from health contentment springs.

Author: Melody Beattie

Profession: American Author

It's not the work which kills people, it's the worry. It's not the revolution that destroys machinery it's the friction.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

There's lots of people who spend so much time watching their health, they haven't got time to enjoy it.

Author: Josh Billings (1815-1885)

Profession: American Humorist, Lecturer

If I'd known I was gonna live this long. I'd have taken better care of myself. [Eubie Blake At Age 100]

Author: Eubie Blake (1883-1983)

Profession: American Song Writer, Composer

Energy is eternal delight.

Author: William Blake (1757-1827)

Profession: British Poet, Painter

To become a thoroughly good man is the best prescription for keeping a sound mind and a sound body.

Author: Francis Bowen

Profession: American Writer

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.

Author: Buddha (568-488 BC)

Profession: Founder of Buddhism

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 at the onset.

Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

Ill-health, of body or of mind, is defeat. Health alone is victory. Let all men, if they can manage it, contrive to be healthy!

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

Any idiot can face a crisis, it's the day to day living that wears you out.

Author: Anton Chekhov (1860-1904)

Profession: Russian Playwright, Short Story Writer