Our food should be our medicine and our medicine should be our food.— Hippocrates
Captivate Health Food quotations
Leave your drugs in the chemist's pot if you can heal the patient with food.
Show me who your friends are, and I will tell you what you are.
People are fed by the food industry, which pays no attention to health, and are treated by the health industry, which pays no attention to food.
Let nothing which can be treated by diet be treated by other means.
Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper.
A ‘liberal paradise’ would be a place where everybody has guaranteed employment, free comprehensive health care, free education, free food, free housing, free clothing, free utilities and only law enforcement personnel have guns. And, believe it or not, such a liberal utopia does indeed exist. ... It’s called prison.
Health is the greatest of human blessings.
As I began to love myself I freed myself of anything that is no good for my health - food, people, things, situations, and everything that drew me down and away from myself. At first I called this attitude a healthy egoism. Today I know it is Love of Oneself.
The wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings.
Let food be your medicine.
Vegetarian food leaves a deep impression on our nature.
If the whole world adopts vegetarianism, it can change the destiny of humankind.
I really don't think I need buns of steel. I'd be happy with buns of cinnamon.
Saving our planet, lifting people out of poverty, advancing economic growth.
.. these are one and the same fight. We must connect the dots between climate change, water scarcity, energy shortages, global health, food security and women's empowerment. Solutions to one problem must be solutions for all.
Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are.
Children who grow up getting nutrition from plant foods rather than meats have a tremendous health advantage. They are less likely to develop weight problems, diabetes, high blood pressure and some forms of cancer
You don't have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces - just good food from fresh ingredients.
Drinking freshly made juices and eating enough whole foods to provide adequate fiber is a sensible approach to a healthful diet.
The food you eat can either be the safest and most powerful form of medicine, or the slowest form of poison
The meat industry spends hundreds of millions of dollars lying to the public about their product. But no amount of false propaganda can sanitize meat. The facts are absolutely clear: Eating meat is bad for human health, catastrophic for the environment, and a living nightmare for animals
Good food is a right, not a privilege.
It brings children into a positive relationship with their health, community and environment.
Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better.
We simply can no longer afford to deny the full potential of one half of the population. The world needs to tap into the talent and wisdom of women. Whether the issue is food security, economic recovery, health, or peace and security, the participation of women is needed now more than ever.
Live in rooms full of light. Avoid heavy food. Be moderate in the drinking of wine. Take massage, baths, exercise, and gymnastics. Fight insomnia with gentle rocking or the sound of running water. Change surroundings and take long journeys. Strictly avoid frightening ideas. Indulge in cheerful conversation and amusements. Listen to music.
To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art.
In the next ten years, one of the things you're bound to hear is that animal protein is one of the most toxic nutrients of all that can be considered. Quite simply, the more you substitute plant foods for animal foods, the healthier you are likely to be.
All living beings, things that move, are equally important, whether they are human beings, dogs, birds, fish, trees, ants, weeds, rivers, wind or rain. To stay healthy and strong, life must have clean air, clear water and pure food. If deprived of these things, life will cycle to the next level, or as the system says, 'die'.
It has been shown as proof positive that carefully prepared chocolate is as healthful a food as it is pleasant; that it is nourishing and easily digested... that it is above all helpful to people who must do a great deal of mental work.
Know that you have complete control over what you put in your mouth.
No one ever ate anything by accident.
Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.
If we're not willing to settle for junk living, we certainly shouldn't settle for junk food.
If vegetarians eat vegetables, what do humanitarians eat
In my own life, I decided to leave meat off my plate in medical school, but was a bit slow to realise that dairy products and eggs are not health foods either.
Moderation. Small helpings. Sample a little bit of everything. These are the secrets of happiness and good health.
Cheap food is an illusion. There is no such thing as cheap food. The real cost of the food is paid somewhere. And if it isn't paid at the cash register, it's charged to the environment or to the public purse in the form of subsidies. And it's charged to your health.
Commercials are not the only junk food in the speech market - indeed, when compared to shallow news reporting, vacuous television shows, or political doublespeak, commercials are not even the most harmful to mental health.