"The first wealth is health."
"Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity."Ralph Waldo Emerson on John F. Kennedy
"It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Mahatma Gandhi
"Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Jim Rohn
"Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Thomas Jefferson
"Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very fast."Ralph Waldo Emerson on Thomas Jefferson
"All diseases run into one, old age."
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."
"Each age, it is found, must write its own books or rather, each generation for the next succeeding."
"For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
"Every artist was first an amateur."