Illness Quotes

For every ailment under the sun, There is a remedy, or there is none, If there be one, try to find it; If there be none, never mind it.

Mother Goose

To be too conscious is an illness. A real thorough going illness.

Fyodor Dostoevski

If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick

Ben Johnson

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

If you are too smart to pay the doctor, you had better be too smart to get ill.

African Proverb

Refuse to be ill. Never tell people you are ill; never own it to yourself. Illness is one of those things which a man should resist on principle.

Edward George Earle Bulwer-Lytton

Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all.

Bill Clinton

The web of our life is of a mingled yarn, good and ill together.

William Shakespeare

The secret of learning to be sick is this: Illness doesn't make you less of what you were. You are still you.

Tony Snow

The easiest time to cure an illness is before it is accepted as a part of the self-image.

Jane Roberts

Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only; pain we obey.

Marcel Proust

My illness is due to my doctor's insistence that I drink milk, a whitish fluid they force down helpless babies.

W. C. Fields

Psychoanalysis is that mental illness for which it regards itself as therapy.

Karl Kraus

To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome illness indeed.

Duc de La Rochefoucauld

Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw.

Fran Lebowitz

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Updated On : January 30, 2013
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