Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.— Sigmund Freud
Sublime Ill Health quotations
When "i" is replaced by "we", even "illness" becomes "wellness".
If someone wishes for good health, one must first ask oneself if he is ready to do away with the reasons for his illness. Only then is it possible to help him.
The doctor of the future will no longer treat the human frame with drugs, but rather will cure and prevent disease with nutrition.
I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
Healing of the physical without the change in the mental and spiritual aspects brings little real help to the individual in the end. How true, because the mind and the body imprint and imitate each other. What we think, we become. What we become, we think. It's an insidious process that can predispose us to illness or it can lead us to health.
Health is the greatest of human blessings.
I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched.
I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it's the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It's probably the most important thing in a person.
The wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings.
Let food be your medicine.
Why do we need money beyond a point? If we are free of ill health, enmity, and debt, is that not enough? Too much money only leads to less peace.
It's more important to understand the imbalances in your body's basic systems and restore balance, rather than name the disease and match the pill to the ill.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
True health begins with your thoughts.
Thinking about comfort, strength, flexibility and youthfulness attracts those qualities into your life and body. Dwelling on illness, fear, disease and pain does just the opposite. Your work is to notice and change your thoughts and move them in the direction of health and happiness.
For an artist to do creative work, he needs at once physical health and some physiomental ill health. He needs both serenity and gloom.
I will tell you something about stories .
. . They aren't just entertainment. Don't be fooled. They are all we have, you see, all we have to fight off illness and death.
Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory.
Today we have a health insurance industry where the first and foremost goal is to maximize profits for shareholders and CEOs, not to cover patients who have fallen ill or to compensate doctors and hospitals for their services. It is an industry that is increasingly concentrated and where Americans are paying more to receive less.
Smoking is the now the principal avoidable cause of premature death in Britain.
It hits the worst off people hardest of all. Smoking is one of the principal causes of the health gap which leads to poorer people being ill more often and dying sooner.
When your troops go to war, the prime minister or the president change overnight from an administrator, dealing with taxation and welfare and health and deteriorating roads, into the commander-in-chief. And it's just become almost unpatriotic to describe Bush's fallacious and ill-advised and mistaken and sometimes misleading actions.
Happiness is the highest form of health.
I once asked a young dissertation writer whether her suddenly grayed hair was due to ill health or personal tragedy; she answered: “It was the footnotes”.
It is only too true that a lot of artists are mentally ill - it's a life which, to put it mildly, makes one an outsider. I'm all right when I completely immerse myself in work, but I'll always remain half crazy.
I suffered most inconvenience from the difficulty of getting news from the civilised world down river, from the irregularity of receipt of letters, parcels of books and periodicals, and towards the latter part of my residence from ill health arising from bad and insufficient food.
I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
It is an odd paradox that a society, which can now speak openly and unabashedly about topics that were once unspeakable, still remains largely silent when it comes to mental illness.
A small amount of wine such as three or four glasses is of benefit for the preservation of the health of human beings and an excellent remedy for most illnesses.
Each patient carries his own doctor inside him.
Stress is nothing more than a socially acceptable form of mental illness.
Your competition is not other people but the time you kill, the ill will you create, the knowledge you neglect to learn, the connections you fail to build, the health you sacrifice along the path, your inability to generate ideas, the people around you who don’t support and love your efforts, and whatever god you curse for your bad luck.
The fork is your most powerful tool to change your health and the planet;
food is the most powerful medicine to heal chronic illness.
You have good days and bad days, and depression's something that, you know, is always with you.
Healthy is an outfit that looks different on everybody.
Mania starts off fun, not sleeping for days, keeping company with your brain, which has become a wonderful computer, showing 24 TV channels all about you. That goes horribly wrong after awhile.
Unhappiness indicates wrong thinking; just as ill health indicates a bad regimen.
Great allowances ought to be made for the petulance of persons labouring under ill-health.
Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.
What mental health needs is more sunlight, more candor, more unashamed conversation.
Above all else, before playing in competitions a player must have regard to his health, for if he is suffering from ill-health he cannot hope for success. In this connection the best of all tonics is 15 to 20 days in the fresh air, in the country.
The state of ill health is a moment to moment happening.
Healing is moment to moment balance, bringing awareness to our thoughts, feelings and emotions and how we respond.
He who has health, has hope, and he who has hope, has everything.
Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all.
When a living system is suffering from ill health, the remedy is found by connecting with more of itself.
The mentally ill frighten and embarrass us.
And so we marginalize the people who most need our acceptance. What mental health needs is more sunlight, more candor, more unashamed conversation.
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one thing too exclusively.
Health is not simply the absence of illness.
Real health is the will to overcome every form of adversity and use even the worst of circumstances as a springboard for new growth and development. Simply put, the essence of health is the constant renewal and rejuvenation of life.