The trunk of it is in emotion.
The branches and leaves are the body.
The flower of health blooms
when all parts work together.
- Kurdish folk wisdom
Healing yourself is connected with healing others.
~ Yoko Ono
Sometimes the most urgent and vital thing you can possibly do is take a complete rest.
To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophies.
The body never lies.
Our bodies communicate to us clearly and specifically, if we are willing to listen. ~Shakti Gawain
I’ve learned that every day you should reach out and touch someone. People love a warm hug, or just a friendly
pat on the back.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands:
not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.- Colin Wilson
When you touch a body, you touch the whole person,
the intellect, the spirit, and the emotions.- Jane Harrington
When you stand with your two feet on the ground,
you will always keep your balance.- Tao Te Ching
Carefully observe your activities of thinking, breathing, movement, diet, sex, and sleep, for
these are the six fundamentals of health. Within this realm lies success or failure in your
physical health and emotional happiness.
I'm not a healer and I'm not a doctor, he would say, I'm just a mechanic.
Emotion always has its roots in the unconscious
and manifests itself in the body.- Irene Claremont de Castillejo
If you understand the force of intelligence in the body, its mechanical operation and structure,
you can work on any part of the body you can reach with your hands.
When health is absent...Wisdom cannot reveal itself
Art cannot become manifest
Strength cannot be exerted
Wealth is useless and reason is powerless.
The mind cannot forget what the hands have learned
Massage is the study of anatomy in braille.
My vision is to make touch positive social value in our culture.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
To get rich never risk your health. For it is the truth that health is the wealth of wealth.
Never hurry. Take plenty of exercise. Always be cheerful. Take all the sleep you need. You
may expect to be well.
James Freeman Clarke
As we free our breath (through diaphragmatic breathing) we relax our emotions and let go
our body tensions.
The human body has been designed to resist an infinite number of changes and attacks
brought about by its environment. The secret of good health lies in successful adjustment to
changing stresses on the body.
Harry J. Johnson
He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows it not.
If you need medical advice, let these three things be your physicians; a cheerful mind,
relaxation from business, and a moderate diet.
Must be out-of-doors enough to get experience of wholesome reality, as a ballast to thought
and sentiment. Health requires this relaxation, this aimless life.
Henry David Thoreau
A man's health can be judged by which he takes two at a time -- pills or stairs
The sound body is the product of the sound mind.
George Bernard Shaw
The human body is made up of some four hundred muscles; evolved through centuries of
physical activity. Unless these are used, they will deteriorate.
Eugene Lyman Fisk
The human body was designed to walk, run or stop; it wasn't built for coasting.
Happiness lies, first of all, in health.
George William Curtis
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
Wisdom is to the mind what health is to the body.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld