"Clearly, society has a tremendous stake in insisting on a woman's natural fitness for the career of mother: the alternatives are all too expensive."
"Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity."Ann Oakley on John F. Kennedy
"It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver."Ann Oakley on Mahatma Gandhi
"Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live."Ann Oakley on Jim Rohn
"Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning."Ann Oakley on Thomas Jefferson
"Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very fast."Ann Oakley on Thomas Jefferson