Quotes by cancer

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    A conquered nation is like a man with cancer: he can think of nothing else.
  • Bruce Lipton
    Bruce Lipton
    American developmental biologist 1944-
    Bruce Lipton
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    Epigenetics doesn't change the genetic code, it changes how that's read. Perfectly normal genes can result in cancer or death. Vice-versa, in the right environment, mutant genes won't be expressed. Genes are equivalent to blueprints; epigenetics is the contractor. They change the assembly, the structure.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
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    Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
  • Bruce McCulloch
    Bruce McCulloch
    Canadian actor, comedian, writer 1961-
    Bruce McCulloch
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    Cancer Boy probably has the saddest, noblest, sweetest heart of any character I've ever done.
  • Susan Sontag
    Susan Sontag
    American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
    Susan Sontag
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    Cancer patients are lied to, not just because the disease is (or is thought to be) a death sentence, but because it is felt to be obscene - in the original meaning of that word: ill-omened, abominable, repugnant to the senses.
  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
    American science communicator, television presenter 1955-
    Bill Nye
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    Everybody who's a physician, who makes vaccines, who wants to find the cure for cancer. Everybody who wants to do any medical good for humankind got the passion for that before he or she was 10.
  • Bobby Heenan
    Bobby Heenan
    American professional wrestler 1944-2017
    Bobby Heenan
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    Everyone should have cancer one time - then you'd know that other things aren't important. The guy that gives you the finger at the stoplight don't mean nothing anymore. You come home and something's cold, or you didn't get something in the mail. Big deal. You want to get up every day and see your family and your friends.
  • Linus Pauling
    Linus Pauling
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    Everyone should know that most cancer research is largely a fraud, and that the major cancer research organizations are derelict in their duties to the people who support them.
  • Edward Abbey
    Edward Abbey
    American author and essayist 1927-1989
    Edward Abbey
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    Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.
  • Arlen Specter
    Arlen Specter
    American lawyer, author, and politician 1930-2012
    Arlen Specter
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    Heart disease continues to be the number one killer; cancer, the number 2 killer, not far behind. The tragic aspect of these deadly diseases is that they could all be cured, I do believe, if we had sufficient funding.
  • Cindy Crawford
    Cindy Crawford
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    I don't think makeup is rocket science or a cure for cancer.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
    American entrepreneur and venture capitalist
    Bill Maris
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    I'm interested in the ideas that sound a little crazy, such as radical life extension, curing cancer, being able to create a simulation of the human brain and map every neuron.
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
    American writer 1932-
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    If I were rewriting 'Love, Medicine & Miracles,' I might consider changing its title to 'The Side Effects of Cancer.' Healing is hard work, as is any change one must make in one's life. I and others have learned, however, that the side effects of cancer may not all be bad ones.
  • Arlen Specter
    Arlen Specter
    American lawyer, author, and politician 1930-2012
    Arlen Specter
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    If we had pursued what President Nixon declared in 1970 as the war on cancer, we would have cured many strains. I think Jack Kemp would be alive today. And that research has saved or prolonged many lives, including mine.
  • Caitriona Balfe
    Caitriona Balfe
    Irish actress, producer and former 1979-
    Caitriona Balfe
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    Many children with cancer in the developing world can be cured. But without appropriate treatment, few survive.
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