"Food is no longer sacred to us: in becoming too efficient we've changed its nature."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Mehmet Oz on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Mehmet Oz on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Mehmet Oz on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Mehmet Oz on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Mehmet Oz on Benjamin Franklin
"In Turkey, you're not allowed to be left alone in the hospital. The nurse teaches the family how to do things, and somebody is always there with the patient."
"The opposite of anger is not calmness, its empathy."
"A lot of folks believe their best years are behind them. But I want Americans to recognize that's not true."
"In my business, if I get too close to you and you die, it hurts me. And so you develop a natural inclination not to be close to the patient, so that if things don't work out ideally, you can still get up the next day and care for the next patient."
"I saw many people who had advanced heart disease and I was so frustrated because I knew if they just knew how to do the right thing, simple lifestyle and diet steps, that the entire trajectory of their life and health would have been different."