Quotes by body
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Canadian-born American Musician, Songwriter, Singer 1934-
A woman watches her body uneasily, as though it were an unreliable ally in the battle for love.
English writer and poet 1803-1873
A fresh mind keeps the body fresh. Take in the ideas of the day, drain off those of yesterday. As to the morrow, time enough to consider it when it becomes today.
British author of heroic fantasy 1948-2006
A warrior feeds his body well; he trains it; works on it. Where he lacks knowledge, he studies. But above all he must believe. He must believe in his strength of will, of purpose, of heart and soul.Source: Quest For Lost Heroes (2011) 43
Albert J. Nock
American libertarian author 1870-1945
Considered now as a possession, one may define culture as the residuum of a large body of useless knowledge that has been well and truly forgotten.
English statesman 1874-1965
Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Exercise ferments the humors, casts them into their proper channels, throws off redundancies, and helps nature in those secret distributions, without which the body cannot subsist in its vigor, nor the soul act with cheerfulness.
American statesman 1743-1826
Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind.
American visionary artist, author and teacher
I acknowledge the privilege of being alive in a human body at this moment, endowed with senses, memories, emotions, thoughts, and the space of mind in its wisdom aspect.
American actor, director, and producer 1954-
I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me-spiritually and financially.
American actress 1892-1980
I speak two languages, Body and English.
Johann Gottfried Seume
German writer and poet 1763-1810
Idleness is the stupidity of the body, and stupidity is the idleness of the mind.
American poet 1830-1886
If I read a book and it makes my whole body so cold no fire can ever warm me, I know that is poetry.
William Jennings Bryan
American orator and politician 1860-1925
If that vital spark that we find in a grain of wheat can pass unchanged through countless deaths and resurrections, will the spirit of man be unable to pass from this body to another?
Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
It is a sign of a dull nature to occupy oneself deeply in matters that concern the body; for instance, to be over much occupied about exercise, about eating and drinking, about easing oneself, about sexual intercourse.
B. R. Ambedkar
Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.
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