If you are going through hell, keep going.
~ Winston Churchill
Physical ills are the taxes laid upon this wretched life; some are taxed higher, and some lower, but all pay something.
An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
Henry David Thoreau
I reckon being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill and is not obliged to work till one is better.
Time is the best doctor.
Be careful when reading health books; you may die of a misprint.
~ Mark Twain
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Sickness is the vengeance of nature for the violation of her laws.
Warning: Humor may be hazardous to your illness.
I enjoy convalescence. It is the part that makes the illness worth while.
~ George Bernard Shaw
Happiness is your dentist telling you it won't hurt and then having him catch his hand in the drill.
Sometimes I get the feeling the aspirin companies are sponsoring my headaches.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
M. Kathleen Casey
Sleep, riches, and health to be truly enjoyed must be interrupted.
Johann Paul Friedrich Richter
Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness
and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
Your never know how much they care until you are under the weather.
At this time when you don't feel well and life seems a bit gloomy, just know that I am thinking of you and wanted to wish you a speedy recovery.
The power of love to change bodies is legendary, built into folklore, common sense, and everyday experience. Love moves the flesh,
it pushes matter around.... Throughout history, "tender loving care" has uniformly been recognized as a valuable element in healing.
If I'd known I was going to live so long, I'd have taken better care of myself.
Get well cards have become so humorous that if you don't get sick you're missing half the fun.
You have a cough? Go home tonight, eat a whole box of Ex-Lax - tomorrow you'll be afraid to cough.
After two days in the hospital, I took a turn for the nurse.
To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
Henry Ward Beecher
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
I learned a long time ago that minor surgery is when they do the operation on someone else, not you.
A bad cold wouldn't be so annoying if it weren't for the advice of our friends.
I know I can't take away or lesson unhealthy physical symptoms, but, what I can do is tell my best wishes for you on your road to recovery is always on my mind.
Irish dramatist, poet, author and one of the most iconic figures from
late Victorian society. For his sexuality he suffered the indignity and shame of imprisonment.
For a long time his name was synonymous with scandal and intrigue.
However with changing social attitudes he is remembered with great affection for his biting social criticism, wit and linguistic skills.
When we show our respect for other living things, they respond with respect for us.
Arapaho ~ Native American Proverbs
Hope is the physician of each misery.
~ Irish Proverbs
Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.
~ Albert Einstein