Body Quotes

Juvenal, satires - you should pray for a sound mind in a sound body....
The point is that nobody likes having salt rubbed into their wounds, even if it is the salt of the earth.
Rebecca West

Plato - when men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may...
La rochefoucauld - everyone complains of his lack of memory, but...
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Buddha
I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine

Rap music... sounds like somebody feeding a rhyming dictionary to a popcorn popper.
Tom Robbins
If man has good corn, or wood, or boards, or pigs to sell, or can make better chairs or knives, crucibles, or church organs, than anybody else, you will find a broad, hard - Beaten road to his house, though it be in the woods.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A humorist is a fellow who realizes, first, that he is no better than anybody else, and, second, that nobody else is either.
Homer McLin
A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body; it preserves constant ease and serenity within us; and more than countervails all the calamities and afflictions which can befall us from without.
Joseph Addison
We should conduct ourselves not as if we ought to live for the body, but as if we could not live without it.
Seneca
i do not know what it is about you that closes and opens; only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses nobody, not even the rain, has such small hands.
E. e. cummings
If the camel once get his nose in a tent, the body will soon follow.
Saudi Prove
As a spider emits and draws in its thread, As plants arise on the earth, As the hairs of the head and body from a living person, So from The Eternal arises everything here.
Maitri Upanishads
Anybody who accepts mediocrity - In school, on the job, in life - Is a person who compromises, and when the leader compromises, the whole organization compromises.
Charles Knight
Do what nobody else can do for you. Omit to do anything else.
Henry David Thoreau, Vol. 2, p. 318 Houghton Mifflin
The most important things to do in the world are to get something to eat, something to drink and somebody to love you.
Brendan Francis Behan
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labour the body.
Seneca
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
William Penn
The trouble with doing something right the first time is that nobody appreciates how difficult it was.
Walt West
True silence is the rest of the mind it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
William Penn
The sovereign invigorator of the body is exercise, and of all the exercises walking is the best.
Thomas Jefferson
The only thing that sustains one through life is the consciousness of the immense inferiority of everybody else, and this is a feeling that I have always cultivated.
Oscar Wilde, "The Remarkable Rocket".
Of all the possessions of this life fame is the noblest; when the body has sunk into the dust the great name still lives.
Johann Von Schille
to be yourself in a world that is doing its best, day and night to make you like everybody else - - Is to fight the hardest battle any human being can fight.
E. e. cummings
The instinct of nearly all societies is to lock up anybody who is truly free. First, society begins by trying to beat you up. If this fails, they try to poison you. If this fails too, they finish by loading honors on your head.
Jean Cocteau, Journey to Freedom (1969)
In so far as the mind is stronger than the body, so are the ills contracted by the mind more severe than those contracted by the body.
Cicero
Over one mind and over ones body the individual is sovereign.
John Stuart Mill, On Liberty
In Heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
George Bernard Shaw
A politician is an arse upon which everybody has sat except a man.
E. E. Cummings
Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack.
Henry Mille
Truth is so great a perfection, that if God would render himself visible to men, he would choose light for his body and truth for his soul.
Pythagorus
The lusts and greeds of the body scandalize the Soul but it has to come to heel.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Plato
Anybody remotely interesting is mad, in some way or another.
Doctor Who
Turn your midlife crisis to your own advantage by making it a time for renewal of your body and mind, rather than stand by helplessly and watch them decline.
Jane E. Brody
Every person has free choice. Free to obey or disobey the Natural Laws. Your choice determines the consequences. Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.
Alfred A. Montapert
There is hardly anybody good for everything, and there is scarcely anybody who is absolutely good for nothing.
Lord Chesterfield
Dancing The Highest Intelligence in the Freest Body.
Isadora Duncan
The great roe is a mythological beast with the head of a lion and the body of a lion, though not the same lion.
Woody Allen