Body Quotes

Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack. We give it orders which make no sense.

Henry Miller

The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.

George Santayana

The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its operation.

George Santayana

A fresh mind keeps the body fresh. Take in the ideas of the day, drain off those of yesterday. As to the morrow, time enough to consider it when it becomes today.

Robert Bulwer-Lytton

Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.

Marcel Proust

A junkie is someone who uses their body to tell society that something is wrong.

Stella Adler

Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with his legs.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I speak two languages, Body and English.

Mae West

The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.

Marilyn Monroe

The human body has two ends on it: one to create with and one to sit on. Sometimes people get their ends reversed. When this happens they need a kick in the seat of the pants.

Roger Von Oech

The body is your temple. Keep it pure and clean for the soul to reside in.

B.K.S. Iyengar

The human body is the only machine for which there are no spare parts.

Hermann M. Biggs

I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself.

Oprah Winfrey

The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak

Bible

The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and crying on the passers-by to come and love us

Robert Louis Stevenson

We are He, since we are His body and since He was made man in order to be our Head.

St. Augustine of Hippo

When the Head and members are despised, then the whole Christ is despised, for the whole Christ, Head and body, is that just man against whom deceitful lips speak iniquity.

St. Augustine of Hippo

What is the use of only knowing? I say to thee, Act and be, for therefore God sent thee into this human body.

Sri Aurobindo

Tattoos are cool because they dont belong on your body, but you put it there to say something about yourself. Much like my rolls of fat. That shit does not belong on a human body. And I put it there to say something about me. I dont like fruit. I dont like it! Long bike ride? Im out. Hot dog eating contest? Im listening.

Dave Attell

Medicine considers the human body as to the means by which it is cured and by which it is driven away from health.

Avicenna

The studios wanted to give me the Monroe-type sex buildup. I wanted to develop my acting, not my body.

Anne Bancroft

It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb cholesterol if you take it from another person's plate.

Dave Barry

I constructed a machine that I imagined was capable of taking me as high as I wanted to go. I launched myself into the air from the edge of a cliff. But I had miscalculated, and I crashed into the valley below. I returned to my room, quite rumpled but not discouraged. I took some beef marrow and slathered it all over my body, which was bruised from head to toe. I fortified my courage with a bottle of cordial and went back for my machine.

Cyrano Hercule Savinien de Bergerac

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Updated On : February 20, 2014
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