"When you talk about obesity, there's so many things that can cause that. It can be a medical thing, or down to the individual. There's a lot of other things involved than eating a Mars bar."
"I'm not feeling very well - I need a doctor immediately. Ring the nearest golf course."Peter Shilton on Groucho Marx
"A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running."Peter Shilton on Groucho Marx
"Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died."Peter Shilton on Erma Bombeck
"They certainly give very strange names to diseases."Peter Shilton on Plato
"Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it."Peter Shilton on Erma Bombeck
"The money is in a different league these days, of course, but I have special memories of the 60s and 70s which players today don't have. There wasn't the same celebrity attitude and media exposure. We had a bit more freedom."
"I'm still very professional about my fitness. I stay in trim as I always did."
"There are similarities between business and sport, in the pressures involved and in the fitness aspect too."
"You can never turn the clock back and, since we're talking about mental health, I would stress that."