Body Quotes

Joseph addison - a good conscience is to the soul what health is...
Nobody likes the man who brings bad news.
Sophocles, Antigone
Logan pearsall smith - the lusts and greeds of the body scandalize the...
Jimmy breslin - rage is the only quality which has kept me, or...
I always prefer to believe the best of everybody - It saves so much trouble.
Rudyard Kipling
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity yourself. Be a hard master to yourself - And be lenient to everybody else.
Henry Ward Beeche
I know of no more disagreeable situation than to be left feeling generally angry without anybody in particular to be angry at.
Frank Moore Colby
It is with disease of the mind, as with those of the body; we are half dead before we understand our disorder, and half cured when we do.
C. C. Colton
Marriage is a bargain, and somebody has to get the worst of the bargain.
Helen Rowland
A computer terminal is not some clunky old television with a typewriter in front of it. It is an interface where the mind and body can connect with the universe and move bits of it about. from Mostly Harmless.
Douglas Noel Adams
To please everybody is impossible were I to undertake it, I should probably please nobody.
George Washington
A good conscience fears no witness, but a guilty conscience is solicitous even in solitude. If we do nothing but what is honest, let all the world know it. But if otherwise, what does it signify to have nobody else know it, so long as I know it myself? Miserable is he who slights that witness.
Seneca
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
The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
Umberto Eco, Travels in Hyperreality (Harcourt)
Nobody understands anyone 18, including those who are 18.
Jim
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle any human being can fight and never stop fighting.
E e cummings
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
Oh, darling, let your body in, let it tie you in, in comfort.
Anne Sexton
I am convinced that life in a physical body is meant to be an ecstatic experience.
Shakti Gawain
The sword the body wounds, sharp words the mind.
Menande
Make yourself necessary to somebody. Do not make life hard to any.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Somebody who thinks logically is a nice contrast to the real world.
The Law of Thum
If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded.
Maya Angelou
The body is a marvelous machine... a chemical laboratory, a power - House. Every movement, voluntary or involuntary, full of secrets and marvels!
Theodor Herzl
Do you know what a pessimist is? A person who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself and hates them for it.
George Bernard Shaw
I should not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well.
Henry David Thoreau, Walden, Economy.
Keep cool and you command everybody.
Louis de Saint - Just
Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.
Oscar Wilde
Exercise ferments the humors, casts them into their proper channels, throws off redundancies, and helps nature in those secret distributions, without which the body cannot subsist in its vigor, nor the soul act with cheerfulness.
Joseph Addison, The Spectator, July 12, 1711
If you had the seeds of pestilence in your body you would not have a more active contagion that you have in your tempers, tastes, and principles. Simply to be in this world, whatever you are, is to exert an influence, compared with which mere language and persuasion are feeble.
Horace Bushnell
The secret to success is to know something nobody else knows.
Aristotle Onassis
We cannot live, suffer or die for somebody else, for suffering is too precious to be shared.
Edward Dahlberg
If you are ruled by mind you are a king; if by body, a slave.
Cato, Roman statesman and historian
Nobody will believe in you unless you believe in yourself.
Liberace
Truth, after all, wears a different face to everybody, and it would be too tedious to wait till all were agreed.
James Russell Lowell
The tooth fairy teaches children that they can sell body parts for money.
David Richerby
Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years. We grow old by deserting our ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
Samuel Ullman
Everybody wants to be somebody; nobody wants to grow.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I have never been a quitter. To leave office before my term is completed is opposed to every instinct in my body. But as president I must put the interests of America first... Therefore, I shall resign the presidency effective at noon tomorrow.
Richard Milhous Nixon
When you helped somebody, right away you were responsible for that person. And things always followed for which you were never prepared.
Martha Brooks, True Confessions of a Heartless Girl