"In my forties, my optimism was boundless. I had really good health and tremendous success which allowed me to do anything I wanted."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Patricia Cornwell on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Patricia Cornwell on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Patricia Cornwell 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."Patricia Cornwell on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Patricia Cornwell on Henry David Thoreau
"On the last morning of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War, I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at sunrise I knew I would find the sea."
"I believe the root of all evil is abuse of power."
"I didn't invent forensic science and medicine. I just was one of the first people to recognize how interesting it is."
"I constantly remind people that crime isn't solved by technology it's solved by people."