"People who are always taking care of their health are like misers, who are hoarding a treasure which they have never spirit enough to enjoy."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Laurence Sterne on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Laurence Sterne on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Laurence Sterne 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."Laurence Sterne on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Laurence Sterne on Henry David Thoreau
"I once asked a hermit in Italy how he could venture to live alone, in a single cottage, on the top of a mountain, a mile from any habitation? He replied, that Providence was his next-door neighbor."
"Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas."
"So much of motion, is so much of life, and so much of joy, and to stand still, or get on but slowly, is death and the devil."
"Alas! if the principles of contentment are not within us, the height of station and worldly grandeur will as soon add a cubit to a man's stature as to his happiness."
"People who overly take care of their health are like misers. They hoard up a treasure which they never enjoy."