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Picture quote by Richard Carlson about stress

Stress is nothing more than a socially acceptable form of mental illness. ⏤ Richard Carlson


Picture quote by Deepak Chopra about reaction

In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you. ⏤ Deepak Chopra


Picture quote about illness

Mental illness is not a choice... But recovery is


Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about inner

When you lose touch with inner stillness, you lose touch with yourself. When you lose touch with yourself, you lose yourself in the world. Your innermost sense of self, of who you are, is inseparable from stillness. This is the I Am that is deeper than name and form. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle


Picture quote by Bill Clinton about mind

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


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

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

Stress is nothing more than a socially acceptable form of mental illness.

Richard Carlson, author

Neurotics complain of their illness, but they make the most of it, and when it comes to talking it away from them they will defend it like a lioness her young.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

I have suffered from depression for most of my life. It is an illness.

Adam Ant, musician

The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of your three best friends. If they're okay, then it's you.

Rita Mae Brown, writer

We have long observed that every neurosis has the result, and therefore probably the purpose, of forcing the patient out of real life, of alienating him from actuality.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.

Marcel Proust, author

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, journalist

I envy paranoids; they actually feel people are paying attention to them.

Susan Sontag, author

If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick

Ben Jonson, poet

Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair.

R. D. Laing, psychologist

I have three phobias which, could I mute them, would make my life as slick as a sonnet, but as dull as ditch water: I hate to go to bed, I hate to get up, and I hate to be alone.

Tallulah Bankhead, actress

The most important thing when ill, is to never lose heart.

Lenin (Vladimir Ulyanov),

Though bitter, good medicine cures illness. Though it may hurt, loyal criticism will have beneficial effects.

Sima Qian, historian

A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, especially to a psychologist.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

Nothing defines the quality of life in a community more clearly than people who regard themselves, or whom the consensus chooses to regard, as mentally unwell.

Renata Adler, journalist

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,

My illness is excruciating and difficult to cope with. It takes over your entire life and causes more suffering than I can describe.

Laura Hillenbrand, author

A transfer of money should never be involved in this profound situation. Although illness is profound, too, but medicine's a business today. It's a business.

Jack Kevorkian, activist

The modern sympathy with invalids is morbid. Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to be encouraged in others.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Concealing an illness is like keeping a beach ball under water.

Karen Duffy, actress

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

Marcel Proust, author

If you get hung up on everybody else's hang-ups, then the whole world's going to be nothing more than one huge gallows.

Richard Brautigan,

For too long we have swept the problems of mental illness under the carpet... and hoped that they would go away.

Richard J. Codey, politician

A paranoiac, like a poet, is born, not made.

Luis Bunuel, director

Schizophrenia may be a necessary consequence of literacy.

Marshall McLuhan, philosopher

Oh the nerves, the nerves; the mysteries of this machine called man! Oh the little that unhinges it, poor creatures that we are!

Charles Dickens, writer

Sometimes I say the medication is even tougher than the illness.

Sanya Richards-Ross, athlete

I want to show that the dividing lines between sanity and mental illness have been drawn in the wrong place.

Anthony Storr, author

An illness is like a journey into a far country; it sifts all one's experience and removes it to a point so remote that it appears like a vision.

Sholem Asch, novelist

I didn't want to do a zoo show. I didn't want to do a study of someone with mental illness. I just wanted to show someone who was trying to live their life.

Daniel Craig, actor

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

Jane Roberts, author

I did as much research as I could and I took ownership of this illness, because if you don't take care of your body, where are you going to live?

Karen Duffy, actress

Besides, wouldn't it be wonderful if no one ever had to worry about the random cruelty of fatal illness or the woes of old age attacking them or their loved ones?

Joan D. Vinge, author

If neurotic is wanting two mutually exclusive things at one and the same time, then I'm neurotic as hell. I'll be flying back and forth between one mutually exclusive thing and another for the rest of my days.

Sylvia Plath, poet

One always has the idea of a stupid man as perfectly healthy and ordinary, and of illness as making one refined and clever and unusual.

Thomas Mann, writer

Since my illness, I've felt the presence of my angels.

Fran Drescher, actress

Oh, the blues ain't nothing but a good woman feeling bad.

Georgia White,

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

Karl Kraus, writer

I'd read things, like people criticizing me. But no one likes to read stuff about that, and probably the main thing that was getting to me was me mum's illness.

Jack Osbourne, celebrity

There is no such condition as schizophrenia, but the label is a social fact and the social fact a political event.

R. D. Laing, psychologist

I did not fully understand the dread term 'terminal illness' until I saw Heathrow for myself.

Dennis Potter, dramatist

You have this mounting aggressive ignorance with the rabbit's foot of their particular religion. You don't really have any kind of spiritual law, just a kind of a rabid mental illness. The songs are a little slice of life.

Joni Mitchell, musician

It took a deadly illness to put me eye to eye with that truth, but it is a truth that the country, caught up in its ruthless ambitions and moral decay, can learn on my dime.

Lee Atwater, politician

The good thing about having this illness is that it allows me to be a little bit crazy.

Neil Cavuto, journalist

Factions are a sign of illness in a party.

Ernest Mandel, author

I still when I wake up hit the ground running; and having an illness, I'm only one of hundreds of thousands of people that live with an illness, and I'm just in awe of the bravery and dignity of the people I see at the hospital.

Karen Duffy, actress

A lot of our entertainment throws into detail the stagnation and illness of how we live today-it's sad and it's sick... and it's profitable.

Heather Donahue, actress

My biggest excuse to others and myself was that I had writer's block, as if it was some kind of illness.

Mary Garden,

This illness made it impossible for me to give my best effort to our audience, but now that it's been identified, I'm looking forward to a complete, quick recovery and to get back out there with John as soon as possible.

Daryl Hall, musician

They're trying to tell us that we're not right, so we have to buy their products. The number one cause of mental illness is not knowing who you are and you can't know who you are if you don't spend time honoring yourself, and living in the present.

Naomi Judd, musician

To the fantastic mental illness of Rationalism, hard facts are regrettable things, and to talk about them is to create them.

Francis Parker Yockey, writer

I don't really live like a musician myself. I think music is just something that I do, but I'd like to be doing lots of other things. I like to cure all kinds of illness.

Ornette Coleman, musician

Advances in technology and in our understanding of illness and disease together with an expanded workforce and greater resources will allow us to provide more services to a higher quality.

John Hutton, educator

They have been deprived nutritionally, or some illness has not been picked up, or they have not been screened for vision or hearing defects, or they have not had some kind of a chronic illness or error of metabolism picked up.

C. Everett Koop, public servant

We saw in 2003 the beginnings of an outbreak of an illness called SARS. SARS ended up killing 800 people which is a significant number of deaths, but nowhere near as high as it could have been.

Michael Burgess, celebrity

What worse illness can there be than acute conventionality. You should pray every night that you don't wake up with it.

George Weinberg, psychologist

When there's a terrible illness like AIDS sweeping through, you help people.

Bernadette Peters, actress

I believe that all the important people in my life prior to 1982 were victimized by my illness.

Patty Duke, actress

America had taken my father from me. And over most of the years of his illness, I gradually started feeling this support system from this country who-people grieving along with us.

Patti Davis, celebrity

I remember once I read a book on mental illness and there was a nurse that had gotten sick. Do you know what she died from? From worrying about the mental patients not being able to get their food. She became a mental patient.

Ornette Coleman, musician

Women's courage is rather different from men's. The fact that women have to bring up children and look after husbands makes them braver at facing long-term issues, such as illness. Men are more immediately courageous. Lots of people are brave in battle.

Mary Wesley, novelist

So we had life, death, illness, everything - every emotional involvement we had, we experienced. And I think that made what we had to do on stage, stronger. We got very much involved in what we were doing.

Tom Bosley, actor

I don't worry. I'm more stoical. Of course I have insecurities. I fear getting older. I fear death and illness. I'm not prone to depression, but I get depressed because everybody gets depressed. Suddenly I'm away from my family or doing a job I'm not enjoying.

David Thewlis, actor

If the national mental illness of the United States is megalomania, that of Canada is paranoid schizophrenia.

Margaret Atwood, novelist

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, poet

There are two kinds of people; those who are always well and those who are always sick. Most of the evils of the world come from the first sort and most of the achievement from the second.

Louis Dudek,

To be sick is to enjoy monarchical prerogatives.

Charles Lamb, critic

When an elderly woman was asked why she was standing in line to buy stamps from a teller when she could have used a stamp machine she replied: The machine won't ask me about my arthritis!

Unknown,

It is thus that the few rare lucid well-disposed people who have had to struggle on the earth find themselves at certain hours of the day or night in the depth of certain authentic and waking nightmare states, surrounded by the formidable suction, the formidable oppression of a kind of civic magic which will soon be seen appearing openly in social behavior.

Antonin Artaud, dramatist

The anguish of the neurotic individual is the same as that of the saint. The neurotic, the saint are engaged in the same battle. Their blood flows from similar wounds. But the first one gasps and the other one gives.

Georges Bataille, writer

The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler. The only difference is their position in the world. One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure.

Elias Canetti, author

So I had a choice between going to a jail or going to a bughouse like a nice young middle-class student. So I chose to go to a very polite mental hospital. When I left eight months later, they said, 'You were never psychotic. You were just an average neurotic'.

Allen Ginsberg, poet

The sensitiveness claimed by neurotic is matched by their egotism: they cannot abide the flaunting by others of the sufferings to which they pay an even increasing amount of attention in themselves.

Marcel Proust, author

Every neurosis is a primitive form of legal proceeding in which the accused carries on the prosecution, imposes judgment and executes the sentence: all to the end that someone else should not perform the same process.

Lionel Trilling, critic

My illness has taught me something about the nature of humanity, love, brotherhood and relationships that I never understood, and probably never would have. So, from that standpoint, there is some truth and good in everything.

Lee Atwater, politician

My mother's illness fitted into this protest against the treatment of the sick who could not pay, the inefficiency of commercialism, the waste, the extravagance, and the poverty.

Ellen Wilkinson, politician

Reflexology can be defined as a reflex technique, based on the neurobiochemical action that is produced by stimulating a specific area of the foot and that has a general or partial repercussion in the organism (body).

Dr. Manzanares,

One has the idea of a stupid man as perfectly healthy and ordinary, and of illness as making one refined and clever and unusual.

Thomas Mann, writer

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.

Anais Nin, author

We will continue to do all we can to protect the public health against these dietary supplements that have been found to cause serious illness and injury.

Andrew von Eschenbach,

All countries should immediately now activate their pandemic preparedness plans. Countries should remain on high alert for unusual outbreaks of influenza-like illness and severe pneumonia.

Margaret Chan, public servant

Placing too much emphasis on a yes/no diagnosis, meaning you either have a disease or you don't, can lead even the most well-meaning physicians to miss underlying causes and early warning signs of illness.

Mark Hyman,

I've just learned about his illness. Let's hope it's nothing trivial.

Irvin S. Cobb, journalist

No further evidence is needed to show that 'mental illness' is not the name of a biological condition whose nature awaits to be elucidated, but is the name of a concept whose purpose is to obscure the obvious.

Thomas Szasz, psychologist

Serious illness doesn't bother me for long because I am too inhospitable a host.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

We have much to be judged on when he comes, slums and battlefields and insane asylums, but these are the symptoms of our illness and the result of our failures in love.

Madeleine L'Engle, novelist

The time to read is any time: no apparatus, no appointment of time and place, is necessary. It is the only art which can be practiced at any hour of the day or night, whenever the time and inclination comes, that is your time for reading; in joy or sorrow, health or illness.

Holbrook Jackson, writer

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, journalist

Fear is a question: What are you afraid of, and why? Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, your fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if you explore them.

Marilyn Ferguson, writer

No further evidence is needed to show that mental illness is not the name of a biological condition whose nature awaits to be elucidated, but is the name of a concept whose purpose is to obscure the obvious.

Thomas Szasz, psychologist

A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.

Jonathan Davis, musician

I believe that before anybody makes the journey to the other side, we have to know on a soul level that we are leaving, whether it's an accident or illness, and we prepare ourselves to a certain degree that we won't be there in the future.

John Edward, entertainer

Much of what is labeled mental illness simply reflects our

George Vaillant,

Neurosis has an absolute genius for malingering. There is no illness which it cannot counterfeit perfectly. If it is capable of deceiving the doctor, how should it fail to deceive the patient?

Marcel Proust, author

The expectation that every neurotic phenomenon can be cured may, I suspect, be derived from the layman's belief that the neuroses are something quite unnecessary which have no right whatever to exist. Whereas in fact they are severe, constitutionally fixed illnesses, which rarely restrict themselves to only a few attacks but persist as a rule over long periods throughout life.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

I think that that's the wisest thing - to prevent illness before we try to cure something.

Maya Angelou, poet

Spirit is impervious to illness.

Marianne Williamson, author

The number one root of all illness, as we know, is stress.

Marianne Williamson, author

Cases of sickness made up a very small percentage which in my opinion was normal. However, propaganda pamphlets dropped from aircraft were telling the workers to feign illness, and detailed instructions were given to them on how to do it.

Albert Speer, criminal

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