Quotes by disease

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  • Hans Selye
    Hans Selye
    Hungarian-Canadian endocrinologist and scientist 1907-1982
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    Mental tensions, frustrations, insecurity, aimlessness are among the most damaging stressors, and psychosomatic studies have shown how often they cause migraine headache, peptic ulcers, heart attacks, hypertension, mental disease, suicide, or just hopeless unhappiness.
  • Maggie Kuhn
    Maggie Kuhn
    American activist 1905-1995
    Maggie Kuhn
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    Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
  • E. M. Cioran
    E. M. Cioran
    French philosopher 1911-
    E. M. Cioran
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    A decadent civilization compromises with its disease, cherishes the virus infecting it, loses its self-respect.
  • Carre Otis
    Carre Otis
    American model and actress 1968-
    Carre Otis
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    Anorexia was there for me before I got into modeling, but because of the arena and the demands, the disease really got out of control for me. It's like being an alcoholic and going and being a bartender.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    As men's prayers are a disease of the will, so are their creeds a disease of the intellect.
  • Matthew Prior
    Matthew Prior
    British diplomat, poet 1664-1721
    Matthew Prior
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    Cur'd yesterday of my disease, I died last night of my physician.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    Man is an exception, whatever else he is. If he is not the image of God, then he is a disease of the dust. If it is not true that a divine being fell, then we can only say that one of the animals went entirely off its head.
  • Ben Johnson
    Ben Johnson
    English playwright and poet 1572-1637
    Ben Johnson
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    Talking is the disease of age.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
    Voltaire
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    The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
  • Harold S. Geneen
    Harold S. Geneen
    American Accountant, Industrialist, CEO, ITT 1910-
    Harold S. Geneen
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    The worst disease which can afflict executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism; it's egotism.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
    John Stuart Mill
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    The disease which inflicts bureaucracy and what they usually die from is routine.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
    Ben Jonson
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    'Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
    Bill Dedman
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    A foundation representing firefighters who die in the line of duty is calling for Congress to strip the Centers for Disease Control of its role investigating firefighter deaths.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
    Ben Jonson
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    A new disease? I know not, new or old, but it may well be called poor mortals plague for, like a pestilence, it doth infect the houses of the brain till not a thought, or motion, in the mind, be free from the black poison of suspect.
  • Carson Mccullers
    Carson Mccullers
    American novelist and poet 1917-1967
    Carson Mccullers
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    All men are lonely. But sometimes it seems to me that we Americans are the loneliest of all. Our hunger for foreign places and new ways has been with us almost like a national disease. Our literature is stamped with a quality of longing and unrest, and our writers have been great wanderers.
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