Our food should be our medicine and our medicine should be our food.— Hippocrates
Stunning Food Medicine quotations
Before you heal someone, ask him if he's willing to give up the things that made him sick.
Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.
Leave your drugs in the chemist's pot if you can heal the patient with food.
Don't look for a partner who is eye candy. Look for a partner who is soul food.
Everyone has a doctor in him or her; we just have to help it in its work. The natural healing force within each one of us is the greatest force in getting well. Our food should be our medicine. Our medicine should be our food. But to eat when you are sick, is to feed your sickness.
The wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings.
Let food be your medicine.
The food you eat can either be the safest and most powerful form of medicine, or the slowest form of poison
Gratitude is the best medicine. It heals your mind, you body and your spirit. And attracts more things to be grateful for.
Legalize hemp and allow women to grow it and make food, clothing and housing for pennies from it and legalize marijuana too. Let women integrate their divided consciousness with a natural herb instead of doctors' pills that kill the liver.
Whenever anyone grows tired of the secondhand sort of existence that depends on purchased products, and wants to resume the intimate relationship with nature that man once enjoyed, the kukui-nut stands ready to furnish him with food, flavor, tannin, oil, paint, varnish, medicine, and magic.
It was my Uncle George who discovered that alcohol was a food well in advance of modern medical thought.
Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.
The number one reason why marijuana is illegal is because the Pharma Cartel does not want you to grow your own medicine. The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp paper. The first car ever made ran on hemp oil. Hemp seeds are also the healthiest food on the planet with the highest protein content out of any plant.
Nutrition is the only remedy that can bring full recovery and can be used with any treatment. Remember, food is our best medicine!
McDonald's being the official restaurant of the Olympics is like smoking being the official medicine of cancer.
The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for steak to coo.
The fork is your most powerful tool to change your health and the planet;
food is the most powerful medicine to heal chronic illness.
Money brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintances, but not friends.
The Chinese do not draw any distinction between food and medicine.
The natural healing force within each one of us is the greatest force in getting well.
Nobody cares that Mitt Romney is rich.
It’s Romney’s inability to understand the institutional advantage that he gains from the government’s tax code largesse that’s a little offensive to people. Especially considering Romney’s view on anyone else who looks to the government for things like, I don’t know, food and medicine.
I believe that you can, by taking some simple and inexpensive measures, extend your life and your years of well-being. My most important recommendation is that you take vitamins every day in optimun amounts, to supplement the vitamins you receive in your food.
Let your food be your medicine, and your medicine be your food.
Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.
Amusement should be used to do us good “like a medicine”: it must never be used as the food of the man...Many have had all holy thoughts and gracious resolutions stamped out by perpetual trifling. Pleasure so called is the murderer of thought. This is the age of excessive amusement: everybody craves for it, like a babe for its rattle.
By nature, we are a plant-based intelligence - not just our exhale, which plants inhale, but they are my food chain. They are my medicine. I cannot live without plants. They are part of my life support. And this is why plant species need to be preserved.
Health requires healthy food.
Always laugh when you can. It is cheaper than medicine.
A wise man should not divulge the formula of a medicine which he has well prepared; an act of charity which he has performed; domestic conflicts; private affairs with his wife; poorly prepared food he may have been offered; or slang he may have heard.
A man may esteem himself happy when that which is his food is also his medicine.
The Great Culling of the human race already has begun.
It is being done through chemicals added to our drinking water, food, medicines, and the air we breathe - chemicals that have the known effect of reducing fertility and shortening lifespan.
God heals, and the doctor takes the fees.
What's sad is that nobody knows the constitution of the ecosystem that has just been destroyed. Is it an important future food? Is it an important medicine? What can it do for future generations - or present generations?
Speed is one of the great curses of modern civilization, obsession with speed leads to quantitative approach; we come to believe that more is better. This is very materialistic, we have to realize that it is the quality of life, quality of relationships, quality of food, medicine, education and everything else which matters.
Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful;
they are sunshine, food and medicine to the soul.
There's no better feeling in the world than a warm pizza box on your lap.
It is quite affecting to observe how much the olive tree is to the country people. Its fruit supplies them with food, medicine and light; its leaves, winter fodder for the goats and sheep; it is their shelter from the heat and its branches and roots supply them with firewood. The olive tree is the peasant's all-in-all.
Sometimes you've gotta hide the medicine in the food.
You can't slap somebody in the face with facts, all the time. It's too harsh.
Whether you change the linen or stitch up wounds, cook the food or dispense the medicines, it is in your hands to help build a public service worthy of all those who gave their lives for the dream of democracy
The day each family keeps aside food to feed one hungry person or animal or bird every day, nobody will go hungry in this world. There is enough food to feed every hungry stomach. Mankind just doesn't have the heart for it.
Satvajaya can decondition the mind so we can see things fresh, like with the eyes of a child. Satvajaya techniques rid us of negative emotions, thought patterns, and prejudices that may weigh us down like undigested food.
Food is man's only truly reliable medicine and foods do cure, just the same as wrong foods and drinks may kill us.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will involve the patient in the proper use of food, fresh air and exercise
I was just a kid when I started doing this,yoga, meditation, natural foods, acupuncture - things like were seen as practically voodoo. And today you can go into any hospital and they'll have massage, and Chinese medicine, and therapy, and a prayer room.
For some Chicago expats, food is the medicine that blunts the pain of separation.