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Bath twice a day to be really clean, once a day to be passably clean, once a week to avoid being a public menace.

Author: Anthony Burgess (1917-1993)

Profession: British Writer, Critic

Man does not live by soap alone; and hygiene, or even health, is not much good unless you can take a healthy view of it -- or, better still, feel a healthy indifference to it.

Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)

Profession: British Author

Hygiene is the corruption of medicine by morality. It is impossible to find a hygienist who does not debase his theory of the healthful with a theory of the virtuous. The true aim of medicine is not to make men virtuous; it is to safeguard and rescue them from the consequences of their vices.

Author: H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)

Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist

Hygiene is two thirds of health.

Author: Lebanese Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Lebanese Origin