"This change to a higher phase of alert is a signal to governments, to ministries of health and other ministries, to the pharmaceutical industry and the business community that certain actions now should be undertaken with increased urgency and at an accelerated pace."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Margaret Chan on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Margaret Chan on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Margaret Chan 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."Margaret Chan on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Margaret Chan on Henry David Thoreau