"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."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Holbrook Jackson on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Holbrook Jackson on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Holbrook Jackson 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."Holbrook Jackson on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Holbrook Jackson on Henry David Thoreau
"No man is ever old enough to know better."
"Those who seek happiness miss it, and those who discuss it, lack it."
"Genius is initiative on fire."
"Patience has its limits, take it too far and it's cowardice."