"We don't need sugar to live, and we don't need it as a society."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Mehmet Oz on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Mehmet Oz on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Mehmet Oz on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Mehmet Oz on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Mehmet Oz on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."