"Rising health care spending occurs because it is beneficial, not a burden on the economy."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Robert Hall on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Robert Hall on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Robert Hall 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."Robert Hall on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Robert Hall on Henry David Thoreau
"In matters of conscience, first thoughts are best. In matters of prudence, last thoughts are best."
"A friend should be one in whose understanding and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity."
"Of all the species of literary composition, perhaps biography is the most delightful. The attention concentrated on one individual gives a unity to the materials of which it is composed, which is wanting in general history."
"In the power of fixing the attention lies the most precious of the intellectual habits."
"We are to seek wisdom and understanding only in the length of days."