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- Get Well Quotes -

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.
~ Lord Chesterfield

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.
~ Samuel Butler

Time is the best doctor.
~ Yiddish Proverb

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.
~ Voltaire
Sickness is the vengeance of nature for the violation of her laws.
~ Charles Simmons

Warning: Humor may be hazardous to your illness.
~ Ellie Katz

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.
~ Johnny Carson

Sometimes I get the feeling the aspirin companies are sponsoring my headaches.
~ V.L. Allineare

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.
~ C. Kohler

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.
~ Byron Pulsifer

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.
~ Larry Dossey

If I'd known I was going to live so long, I'd have taken better care of myself.
~ Leon Eldred

Get well cards have become so humorous that if you don't get sick you're missing half the fun.
~ Wilson Flip

You have a cough? Go home tonight, eat a whole box of Ex-Lax - tomorrow you'll be afraid to cough.
~ Pearl Williams

After two days in the hospital, I took a turn for the nurse.
~ W.C. Fields

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.
~ Hubert Humphrey

I learned a long time ago that minor surgery is when they do the operation on someone else, not you.
~ Bill Walton

A bad cold wouldn't be so annoying if it weren't for the advice of our friends.
~ Kin Hubbard

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.
~ Byron Pulsifer

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Oscar Wilde
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. (1854-1900)

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When we show our respect for other living things, they respond with respect for us.

~ 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
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