No society can legitimately call itself civilized if a sick person is denied medical aid because of lack of means.— Aneurin Bevan
Fascinating Sick Person quotations
Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.
Most of the world is like a mental hospital.
Some persons are sick with jealousy, others with anger, hatred, passion. They are victims of their habits and emotions. But you can make your home a place of peace.
If you have a sick or lonely person at home, be there.
Maybe just to hold a hand, maybe just to give a smile, that is the greatest, the most beautiful work.
Before you heal someone, ask him if he's willing to give up the things that made him sick.
I am frankly sick and tired of the political preachers telling me as a citizen that if I want to be a moral person, I must believe in A, B, C, and D. Just who do they think they are? And from where do they presume to claim the right to dictate their moral beliefs to me?
What kind of sick person would answer rainbows?
Judge for yourself who's still fighting for change and who got sick on power, because the person in the Miraflores has forgotten about the people of Venezuela.
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.
I'm sick of very white teeth and lots of gymnasium practice.
I'm bored, you know, send in the next one. I wanted a real man that I could believe was my brother, my father, you know, my next-door neighbor - a real person.
Compassion is not a sloppy sentimental feeling for people who are underprivileged or sick... it is an absolutely practical belief that regardless of a person's background, ability or ability to pay, he should be provided with the best that society has to offer.
People will sooner aid a sick dog lying on the sidewalk than to try to find shelter for a sick person. It's too much to deal with.
To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.
Hospitals are only an intermediate stage of civilization, never intended .
.. to take in the whole sick population. May we hope that the day will come ... when every poor sick person will have the opportunity of a share in a district sick-nurse at home.
The worst thing to call somebody is crazy.
It's dismissive. "I don't understand this person. So they're crazy." That's bullshit. These people are not crazy. They strong people. Maybe their environment is a little sick.
Charity is commendable; everyone should be charitable. But justice aims to create a social order in which, if individuals choose not to be charitable, people still don't go hungry, unschooled or sick without care. Charity depends on the vicissitudes of whim and personal wealth; justice depends on commitment instead of circumstance.
Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
The Prayer of the sick person is his patience and his acceptance of his sickness for the love of Jesus Christ. Make sickness itself a prayer, for there is none more powerful, save martyrdom!
I don't really diet or anything. I'm miserable when I'm dieting and I like the way I look. I'm really sick of all these actresses looking like birds I'd rather look a little chubby on camera and look like a person in real life, than look great on screen and look like a scarecrow in real life.
A person seldom falls sick but the bystanders are animated with a faint hope that he will die.
A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.
Sickness may be the solemn occasion of God's intervention in a person's life.
I am never happier in the Lord than when I am in a bedroom with a sick person.
If the essential core of the person is denied or suppressed, he gets sick sometimes in obvious ways, sometimes in subtle ways, sometimes immediately, sometimes later.
Don't confuse my personality with my attitude... My personality is who I am, my attitude depends on who you are...
An exclusive person hates ugliness, discomfort, enemies, sickness, poverty, ignorance. He finally concludes that there is no God and give himself over to abandonment.
I don't want to be in front of the camera forever.
I'm not thirsty. I'm not a pop star. I don't want to reign over all forever. I don't want to be famous! It makes me feel sick, the thought of being a famous person. It's just not me. I'm the happiest when I'm in the studio, not on a beauty parade.
Sickness is the first warning that we have made a wrong judgement.
A healthy person is never unhappy.
A person who feels appreciated will always do more than is expected.
There is no such thing as a lazy person; he is either sick or uninspired.
The foundation of success in life is good health: that is the substratum fortune; it is also the basis of happiness. A person cannot accumulate a fortune very well when he is sick.
We are fonder of visiting our friends in health than in sickness.
We judge less favorably of their characters when any misfortune happens to them; and a lucky hit, either in business or reputation, improves even their personal appearance in our eyes.
Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.
I was amazed by this person who, even though she had everything, would go to feed the homeless and visit sick children and Aids victims. It was like a fairy tale. Who was she really? Why did she do this? She was trying to find love. I wanted the world to see her kindness, her humility: I think she realised that would be her way.
In fairy tales there's always one person who is made for one other, and they find each other and live happily ever after. Cal was my person. I couldn't imagine anyone more perfect. Yet what kind of sick fairy tale would it be if he was the one made exactly right for me and I wasn't right for him?
I usually write about ordinary people and ordinary things, but Paul Farmer is the least ordinary person I've ever met... He's the leader of a small group of people who hope to cure a sick world, and I hope my book can help in some small way.
Be the one who makes everyone feel like someone!
A woman's pity, which is talkative, carries the sick person's bed to the public marketplace.
The Most Blessed Sacrament is Christ made visible.
The poor sick person is Christ again made visible.
The big problem of any young person's life is to have models to suggest possibilities. Nietzsche says, 'Man is the sick animal.' Man is the animal that doesn't know what to do with itself. The mind has many possibilities, but we can live no more than one life. What are we going to do with ourselves?
What you feel about another person, what you think or say about another eprson, what you do to another person - you do to you. Give judgement and criticism and you give it to yourself. Give love and appreciation to another person or anything, and you give it to yourself.
A sensible man ought to think about that well being is the best of human blessings, and find out how by his personal thought to derive profit from his sicknesses.
Maybe some people got sick, but what I saw was people applauding the effects.
When the helicopter zombie stood up, people applauded. When a guy gets the top of his head lopped off, are they applauding that some horrible thing happened to a person, or are they applauding how it was technically pulled off in a realistic way?
You're - psychotic. There's something wrong with you." "I know," Benteley agreed. "I'm a sick man. And the more I see, the sicker I get. I'm so sick I think everybody else is sick and I'm the only healthy person. That's pretty bad off, isn't it?
One should not stand at the foot of a sick person's bed, because that place is reserved for the guardian angel.
Conceit is a queer disease -- it makes everyone Sick except the person who has it.