"In this most powerful nation in the world, lack of access to health care should not force local and state governments, companies and workers into bankruptcy, while causing unnecessary illness and hospitalization."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."John Conyers on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."John Conyers on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."John Conyers 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."John Conyers on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."John Conyers on Henry David Thoreau
"The Republicans have chosen to neglect young Americans who need assistance with the costs of higher education."
"Too many of my constituents, like many other hard working Americans across the country, are suffering unnecessarily due to our flawed health care system."
"The time is now for Congress to address health care in America."
"Our system of private health insurance that fails to provide coverage to so many of our citizens also contributes to the double-digit health care inflation that is making America less competitive in the global economy."