"With any child entering adolescence, one hunts for signs of health, is desperate for the smallest indication that the child's problems will never be important enough for a television movie."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Nora Ephron on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Nora Ephron on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Nora Ephron 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."Nora Ephron on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Nora Ephron on Henry David Thoreau
"The desire to get married, which - I regret to say, I believe is basic and primal in women - is followed almost immediately by an equally basic and primal urge - which is to be single again."
"Summer bachelors, like summer breezes, are never as cool as they pretend to be."
"My mother was a good recreational cook, but what she basically believed about cooking was that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you."
"My mother wanted us to understand that the tragedies of your life one day have the potential to be comic stories the next."
"Beware of men who cry. It's true that men who cry are sensitive to and in touch with feelings, but the only feelings they tend to be sensitive to and in touch with are their own."