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Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Author: Jim Rohn

Profession: American Businessman, Author, Speaker, Philosopher

A feeble body weakens the mind.

Author: Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778)

Profession: Swiss Political Philosopher, Educationist, Essayist

One of the signs of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.

Author: Bertrand Russell (1872-1970)

Profession: British Philosopher, Mathematician, Essayist

If you need medical advice, let these three things be your physicians; a cheerful mind, relaxation from business, and a moderate diet.

Author: Schola Salern


I know a lot of athletes and models are written off as just bodies. I never felt used for my body.

Author: Arnold Schwarzenegger (1947)

Profession: Austrian-born American Actor, Author, Director, Restaurateur

Of all the anti-social vested interests the worst is the vested interest in ill-health.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist

I believe you can have whatever you really want in this life, in one form or another, sooner or later. All you have to do is take care of your health and be lucky enough to live for a while. But you can't have it all at once and you can't have it forever. No life has the room for everything in it, not on the same day.

Author: Barbara Sher

Profession: American Author

The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.

Author: Sir Philip Sidney (1554-1586)

Profession: British Author, Courtier

The preservation of health is a duty. Few seem conscious that there is such a thing as physical morality.

Author: Herbert Spencer (1820-1903)

Profession: British Philosopher

I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well.

Author: Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902)

Profession: American Social Reformer and Women's Suffrage Leader

People who overly take care of their health are like misers. They hoard up a treasure which they never enjoy.

Author: Laurence Sterne (1713-1768)

Profession: British Author

All bodies are slow in growth but rapid in decay.

Author: Publius Cornelius Tacitus (55-117 AD)

Profession: Roman Historian

Measure your health by your sympathy with morning and spring. If there is no response in you to the awakening of nature --if the prospect of an early morning walk does not banish sleep, if the warble of the first bluebird does not thrill you --know that the morning and spring of your life are past. Thus may you feel your pulse.

Author: Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Profession: American Essayist, Poet, Naturalist

Must be out-of-doors enough to get experience of wholesome reality, as a ballast to thought and sentiment. Health requires this relaxation, this aimless life.

Author: Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Profession: American Essayist, Poet, Naturalist

Just as your car runs more smoothly and requires less energy to go faster and farther when the wheels are in perfect alignment, you perform better when your thoughts, feelings, emotions, goals, and values are in balance.

Author: Brian Tracy

Profession: American Trainer, Speaker, Author, Businessman