“My best friend is the man who in wishing me well, wishes it for my own sake.” ~ Aristotle
“The energy of the mind is the essence of life” ~ Aristotle
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” ~ Aristotle
Man has no Body distinct from his Soul; for that called Body is a portion of Soul discerned by the five Senses, the chief inlets of Soul in this age.
~ William Blake”
“There is now emerging over the horizon a new conception of human sickness and human health, a psychology that I find so thrilling and so full of wonderful possibilities” ~ Abraham Maslow, Toward a Psychology of Being
Each patient carries his own doctor inside him. They come to us now knowing this truth. We are at our best when they give the doctor who resides within each patient a chance to go to work. ~Albert Schweitzer
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind. ~ Aristotle
We drink one another’s health and spoil our own. ~Jerome K. Jerome
“From the bitterness of disease man learns the sweetness of health.” ~Catalan Proverb
“Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.” ~ Lao Tsu
Don’t take your body to the doctor as if he were a repair shop. ~Quentin Regestein
A Heart That Heals
A Moment’s prayer,
A golden light,
A tinge of blue at fall of night.
A gentle touch,
A loving lift,
Hands that channel
The healing gift.
In reverence for the spirit plane,
A sudden severence of pain.
Neomie Da Costa (1995) A Loving Lift