"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."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Thomas Jefferson on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Thomas Jefferson on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Thomas Jefferson 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."Thomas Jefferson on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Thomas Jefferson on Henry David Thoreau
"In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty."
"Every government degenerates when trusted to the rulers of the people alone. The people themselves are its only safe depositories."
"It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself."
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."
"When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred."