"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Henry David Thoreau on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Henry David Thoreau on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Henry David Thoreau 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."Henry David Thoreau on John Muir
"The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years."Henry David Thoreau on Deepak Chopra
"None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm."
"I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude."
"I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will."
"A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone."
"The man who goes alone can start today but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready."