"In health there is freedom. Health is the first of all liberties."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Henri Frederic Amiel on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Henri Frederic Amiel on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Henri Frederic Amiel on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Henri Frederic Amiel on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Henri Frederic Amiel on Henry David Thoreau
"I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel."
"Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life, the secret of eloquence and of virtue, and of all moral authority."
"To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song."
"Pure truth cannot be assimilated by the crowd it must be communicated by contagion."
"To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy."