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If you desire healing, let yourself fall ill.

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own... Jealousy is a disease love is a healthy condition. The immature mind often mistakes one for the other or assumes that the greater the love the greater the jealousy.

Robert A. Heinlein

It is better to be rich and healthy than poor and sick.

First the doctor told me the good news: I was going to have a disease named after me.

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.


Jealousy is a disease, love is a healthy condition.

A doctor gave a man six months to live. The man couldn't pay his bill so he gave him another six months.

The only sadnesses that are dangerous and unhealthy are the ones that we carry around in public in order to drown them out with the noise.

Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.

Every human being is the author of his own health or disease.

My son complains about headaches. I tell him all the time when you get out of bed it's feet first!

Health consists with temperance alone.

Alexander Pope

Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self.

There are five things which no one is able to accomplish in this world: first, to cease growing old when he is growing old; second, to cease being sick; third, to cease dying; fourth, to deny dissolution when there is dissolution; fifth, to deny non-being.

Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction.

I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I'd invented it because it is very true.

A healthy attitude is contagious, but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.

Give a man health and a course to steer, and he'll never stop to trouble about whether he's happy or not.

Water, air and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy.

Sex without love is merely healthy exercise.

Health is not valued till sickness comes.

To be stupid, selfish and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking all is lost.

Healthy discontent is the prelude to progress.

Mahatma Gandhi

'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.

Health is the soul that animates all the enjoyments of life which fade and are tasteless without it.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

But the real secret to lifelong good health is actually the opposite: Let your body take care of you.

It is better to lose health like a spendthrift than to waste it like a miser.

Evil habits in which men indulge are the chief cause of disease in the physical as well as the mental state.

Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have

How do I stay so healthy and boyishly handsome? It's simple. I drink the blood of young runaways.

Business is never so healthy as when like a chicken, it must do a certain amount of scratching around for what it gets.

Happiness is good health and a bad memory.

It occurred to me that there was no difference between men in intelligence or race so profound as the difference between the sick and the well.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

For sleep, riches and health to be truly enjoyed, they must be interrupted.

Jean Paul

Exercise is bunk. If you are healthy you don't need it: if you are sick you should not take it.

Henry Ford

Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body.

A healthy body is a guest chamber for the soul: a sick body is a prison.

Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year.

Franklin Pierce Adams

It is well to be up before daybreak for such habits contribute to health, wealth and wisdom.


Exuberant health is always as such sickness also.

Capital is reckless of the health or length of life of the laborer, unless under compulsion from society.

Karl Marx

As long as your body is healthy and under control, and death is distant, try to save your soul, when death is immanent what can you do?


It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food, therefore if he eats meat he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite.

I'm not the healthiest, but I am healthy. I'm healthy to the point where there are things that I have to eat that I don't want to eat, but I eat it because I'm enjoying staying alive.

If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.

It is only when the rich are sick that they fully feel the impotence of wealth.

Cynicism is humor in ill health.

And fifth, we will champion small businesses, America's engine of job growth. That means reducing taxes on business, not raising them. It means simplifying and modernizing the regulations that hurt small business the most. And it means that we must rein in the skyrocketing cost of healthcare by repealing and replacing Obamacare.

I have not been that wise. Health I have taken for granted. Love I have demanded perhaps too much and too often. As for money, I have only realized its true worth when I didn't have it.

Hedy Lamarr

Rising health care spending occurs because it is beneficial, not a burden on the economy.

I recently went to a new doctor and noticed he was located in something called the Professional Building. I felt better right away.

Every experience that is drawn through any of the senses has an effect on one's health.

Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.

Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.

Lao Tzu

If you are young and you drink a great deal, it will spoil your health, slow your mind, make you fat - in other words, turn you into an adult.

Do not be disturbed or angered at another's sin or evil, rather spiritually help the one who has sinned as best you can, because those who are well do not need a physician, but the sick do.

Health and cheerfulness mutually beget each other.

Did you ever see the customers in health-food stores? They are pale skinny people who look half-dead. In a steak house you see robust ruddy people. They're dying, of course, but they look terrific.

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.

Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn't learn a lot today at least we learned a little, and if we didn't learn a little at least we didn't get sick, and if we got sick at least we didn't die, so let us all be thankful.

The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life. Either we suffer in health or we suffer in soul or we get fat.

Albert Einstein

We have seen better days.

I am of a healthy long lived race, and our minds improve with age.

We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are many in the world who are dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love.

Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance.

I have always been a great dreamer. In dreams I have always been more active than in my real life, and these shadows sapped me of my health and energy.

Herman Hesse

I support health care for people. I want people well taken care of. But I also want health care that we can afford as a country. I have people and friends closing down their businesses because of Obamacare.

Donald Trump

A sense of elation and exultation keeps the body free from ill health.

To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind, he can find the way to Enlightenment and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.


He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

A healthy body is the best container for a healthy mind. A healthy heart is the temple of God.

I believe in universal health care. And I am not afraid to say so.

I try to give to the poor people for love what the rich could get for money. No, I wouldn't touch a leper for a thousand pounds, yet I willingly cure him for the love of God.

Mother Teresa

A risk-free life is far from being a healthy life.

It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.

Mahatma Gandhi

I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens.

Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.

I have mental joys and mental health, Mental friends and mental wealth, I've a wife that I love and that loves me, I've all but riches bodily.

William Blake

In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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.

The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not.

Mark Twain

The chief condition on which life health and vigor depend on is action. It is by action that an organism develops its faculties increases its energy and attains the fulfillment of its destiny.

Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us but is always the result of a good conscience good health occupation and freedom in all just pursuits.

I still indulge in a glass of wine or chocolate - treats are mandatory. Without deviating from the day-to-day healthy diet once in a while it wouldn't be sustainable for me and that's what I wanted: an approach to eating to last my entire life.

I promote a healthy lifestyle.

I received free health care.

See that's why Barack's running: to end the war in Iraq responsibly - to build an economy that lifts every family to make sure health care is available for every American - and to make sure that every child in this nation has a world-class education all the way from preschool to college.

Michelle Obama

The seven deadly sins: Want of money bad health bad temper chastity family ties knowing that you know things and believing in the Christian religion.

Samuel Butler

The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.

Alexis de Tocqueville

Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money it is all profit it completes our education founds and fosters our friendships and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health.

I think writing really helps you heal yourself. I think if you write long enough you will be a healthy person. That is if you write what you need to write as opposed to what will make money or what will make fame.

A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body, it preserves constant ease and serenity within us, and more than countervails all the calamities and afflictions which can befall us from without.

Joseph Addison

It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.

Mahatma Gandhi

Health is the first benefit. Content is the fortune. Friendliness is the first kindness. Nirvana is the first happiness.


I'm not asking any of you to make drastic changes to every single one of your recipes or to totally change the way you do business. But what I am asking is that you consider reformulating your menu in pragmatic and incremental ways to create healthier versions of the foods that we all love.

To keep the body in good health is a duty, for otherwise we shall not be able to trim the lamp of wisdom and keep our mind strong and clear. Water surrounds the lotus flower, but does not wet its petals.


The answer for healthcare is market incentives not healthcare by a Godzilla-sized government bureaucracy.

Happiness and peace do not follow when man is fed well clothed well housed well and educated up to a good standard and employed under comfortable conditions with no injury to health or security.

Positive rights are the right to shelter the right to education, the right to health care, the right to a living wage. These things are - these are I would call them more properly political rights rather than positive rights. And they are extremely tricky because now we are dealing with things that are zero sum.

P. J. O'Rourke

The secret of perfect health lies in keeping the mind always cheerful - never worried never hurried never borne down by any fear thought or anxiety.

The greatest gift you and your partner can give your children is the example of an intimate healthy and loving relationship.

We can be thankful to a friend for a few acres or a little money, and yet for the freedom and command of the whole earth and for the great benefits of our being, our life, health and reason, we look upon ourselves as under no obligation.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

India has to be transformed into a developed nation, a prosperous nation, and a healthy nation with a value system.

Not necessity not desire - no the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything - health food a place to live entertainment - they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied.

Republicans have offered dozens of comprehensive healthcare plans many of which achieve comprehensive healthcare reform without breaking what's working in healthcare. We want to fix what's broken in healthcare.

Paul Ryan

When it comes to the health of our families Barack refused to listen to all those folks who told him to leave health reform for another day another president. He didn't care whether it was the easy thing to do politically - that's not how he was raised - he cared that it was the right thing to do.

I've had extraordinary good luck with my health, other than a broken elbow.

I do yoga, I do Bikram, and I run, and I eat really healthy.

One lesson that every nation can learn from China is to focus more on creating village-level enterprises quality health services and educational facilities.

[The point seems to be that Buffett thinks the United States needs to take radical steps and undergo some pain in the short run to ensure the longer-term health of the economy.] Perhaps there are other solutions that make more sense than mine ... However wishful thinking -- and its usual companion thumb sucking -- is not among them.

Nobody is healthy in London, nobody can be.

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Music when healthy is the teacher of perfect order and when depraved the teacher of perfect disorder.

John Ruskin

We must solve the problem in health care by curbing out-of-control costs that erode paychecks for working families and push quality coverage out of reach for millions of Americans.

Paul Ryan

Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.

Some lives are highly artificial. People are sunk in fear and anxiety, mentally on one side and physically on the other they have no rest. Drugs tablets capsules and pills are produced in millions but the general health has not improved. Besides new varieties of illness have emerged and are developing fast.

The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.

When wealth is lost nothing is lost, when health is lost something is lost, when character is lost all is lost.

Meat and alcoholic drinks take a heavy toll on man's health causing many a disease in him.

Church attendance is as vital to a disciple as a transfusion of rich healthy blood to a sick man.

Dwight L. Moody

Look up laugh loud talk big keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye adorn your person maintain your health your beauty and your animal spirits.

William Hazlitt

We do not have a functioning market in the true sense of the word in health care. That's a layer of transparency that's sorely needed in America.

Paul Ryan

My son is healthy and happy so that's all that matters to me.

Christina Aguilera

I think more tolerance more people having more access to a chance to be literate and a chance to stay healthy makes for a more peaceful planet.

Henry Rollins

With any recovery from morbidity there must go a certain healthy humiliation.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

The right way to reign in healthcare costs is not by applying more government and more controls and making it more like the post office it's by making it more like a consumer-driven market.

Mitt Romney

We cannot seek or attain health wealth learning justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific concrete individualized unique.

John Dewey

It's no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Man does not live by soap alone, and hygiene or even health is not much good unless you can take a healthy view of it, or better still, feel a healthy indifference to it.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Medicine to produce health must examine disease, and music to create harmony must investigate discord.


You cannot have maternal health without reproductive health. And reproductive health includes contraception and family planning and access to legal safe abortion.

True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.

Charles Caleb Colton

Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning.

Thomas Jefferson

Opportunity expands when there is excellence and choice in education, when taxes are lowered, when every citizen has affordable portable health insurance, and when constitutional freedoms are preserved.

Mitt Romney

I am confident that nobody... will accuse me of selfishness if I ask to spend time while I am still in good health with my family my friends and also with myself.

Nelson Mandela

Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.

John F. Kennedy

I think there ought to be some serious discussion by smart people really smart people about whether or not proliferation of things like The Smoking Gun and TMZ and YouTube and the whole celebrity culture is healthy.

Stephen King

Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it.

Erma Bombeck

After a century of striving, after a year of debate after a historic vote, health care reform is no longer an unmet promise. It is the law of the land.

Barack Obama

Keep your home and its environs clean, it will ensure health and happiness for you and for society.

Sai Baba

The wish for healing has always been half of health.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Activity must be dedicated to God, the Highest Good. Then it will provide health to body and mind.

Sai Baba

Time and health are two precious assets that we don't recognize and appreciate until they have been depleted.

We can make a commitment to promote vegetables and fruits and whole grains on every part of every menu. We can make portion sizes smaller and emphasize quality over quantity. And we can help create a culture - imagine this - where our kids ask for healthy options instead of resisting them.

Michelle Obama

Folks, the most insidious part of this whole health care scheme is that all of these vast medical expenditures will become nothing more than government budget items. We individuals will no longer exist. The relationship between a government and citizen will change forever.

Rush Limbaugh

The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.

Arthur Schopenhauer

It was the labor movement that helped secure so much of what we take for granted today. The 40-hour work week the minimum wage family leave health insurance Social Security Medicare retirement plans. The cornerstones of the middle-class security all bear the union label.

Barack Obama

The defects and faults of the mind are like wounds in the body, after all imaginable care has been taken to heal them up, still there will be a scar left behind, and they are in continual danger of breaking the skin and bursting out again.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

The trouble with always trying to preserve the health of the body is that it is so difficult to do without destroying the health of the mind.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

We as parents have to lead by example. Showing our kids what it's like to have healthy lifestyles and what it's like to eat right and exercise is so important.

Lance Armstrong

Physicians mend or end us Secundum artem, but although we sneer - In health - when ill we call them to attend us Without the least propensity to jeer

Lord Byron

Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power, but character health knowledge and good judgement will always be in demand under all conditions.

Roger Babson

Overnight stardom can be harmful to your mental health. Yeah. It has ruined a lot of people.

Clint Eastwood

What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.

Henry David Thoreau

One without health cannot achieve any small thing.

Sai Baba

And let's be clear: It's not enough just to limit ads for foods that aren't healthy. It's also going to be critical to increase marketing for foods that are healthy.

Michelle Obama

Together we can help make sure that every family that walks into a restaurant can make an easy healthy choice.

Michelle Obama

The healthiest competition occurs when average people win by putting above average effort.

Colin Powell

Always Do Your Best. Your best is going to change from moment to moment, it will be different when you are healthy as opposed to sick. Under any circumstance simply do your best and you will avoid self-judgment self-abuse and regret.

Miguel Angel Ruiz

There is a consensus of willing leaders from both parties coalescing around the right way forward in health care. Reform should address government-imposed inequities and barriers to true choice and competition.

Paul Ryan

The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired so long as we can see far enough.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Obama's health care plan will be written by a committee whose head John Conyers says he doesn't understand it. It'll be passed by Congress that has not read it signed by a president who smokes funded by a Treasury chief who didn't pay his taxes overseen by a Surgeon General who is obese and financed by a country that's nearly broke. What could possibly go wrong?

Rush Limbaugh

No company is preferable to bad. We are more apt to catch the vices of others than virtues as disease is far more contagious than health.

Charles Caleb Colton

One of the challenges that we have as we move forward in the early part of the 21st century is to understand how we can help people make the right choices to understand that they have real control of a lot of the health risks in their lives

James Allen

The best activities for your health are pumping and humping.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

So in Europe they're cutting people's retirement and health benefits. And that's what we want to avoid from happening. They're raising taxes entering a recession. That's the kind of economic program that President Obama has put in place.

Paul Ryan

Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse pulling a sturdy wagon.

Winston Churchill

Writing is hard work and bad for the health.

E. B. White

The president has declared that the debate over government-controlled health care is over. That will come as news to the millions of Americans who will elect Mitt Romney so we can repeal Obamacare.

Paul Ryan

Instruct the women of the village in the basic principles of child health, chile-care and child training. When health fails, people become despondent and even desperate.

Sai Baba

The healthy man does not torture others - generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers.

Carl Jung

When health prevails vitality pervades both mind and body.By the process of loving service you can become the promoters of much joy.Do not consider any act of service as demeaning!

Sai Baba

My age and health will never allow me to realize the dream of art I've been pursuing all my life.

Paul Cezanne

The healthy stomach is nothing if it is not conservative. Few radicals have good digestions.

Nobody likes insurance companies especially health insurance companies.

P. J. O'Rourke

It contributes greatly towards a man's moral and intellectual health to be brought into habits of companionship with individuals unlike himself who care little for his pursuits and whose sphere and abilities he must go out of himself to appreciate.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Women in particular need to keep an eye on their physical and mental health because if we're scurrying to and from appointments and errands we don't have a lot of time to take care of ourselves. We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own 'to do' list.

The first wealth is health.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation what he finds good of and what he finds hurt of is the best physic to preserve health.

There is a healthful hardiness about real dignity that never dreads contact and communion with others however humble.

Washington Irving

The best preservative to keep the mind on health is the faithful admonition of a friend.

Francis Bacon

All the evidence that we have indicates that it is reasonable to assume in practically every human being and certainly in almost every newborn baby that there is an active will toward health an impulse towards growth or towards the actualization.

Abraham Maslow

Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few, and that too at the expense of social pleasure health conscience life.

Benjamin Disraeli

Your best is going to change from moment to moment, it will be different when you are healthy as opposed to sick.

Miguel Angel Ruiz

IF you feel you must have something to be happy pray to God God you have the responsibility to keep me healthy happy good and intelligent, give me this thing which I believe is necessary for my happiness, but if you think I am wrong give me whatever you think best . God will never desert His obligation. He will feed you and foster you.

Sai Baba

What some call health if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet isn't much better than tedious disease.

Alexander Pope

My two secrets to staying healthy: wash your hands all the time. And if you can't use Purell or one of the sanitizers. And the other is hot peppers. I eat a lot of hot peppers. I for some reason started doing that in 1992 and I swear by it.

This is a government takeover of our healthcare system. It is the government basically running the entire healthcare system turning large insurers into de facto public utilities depriving people of choice depriving people of options raising people's prices raising taxes when we need new jobs.

Paul Ryan

Use your health even to the point of wearing it out. That is what it is for. Spend all you have before you die, do not outlive yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

The worst thing that can happen to a man is to lose his money the next worst his health the next worst his reputation.

In societies where mature workers are respected and where their wisdom is respected everybody benefits. Workers are more engaged and productive. Their health is better. They live longer.

Deepak Chopra

God is important. If you have God with you, you will have the rest. Real wealth is God. Real health is God. We should make every effort to pray for God. Because we are from God, we should be back to God.

Sai Baba

On one of the most personal matters of our lives our health care President Obama would turn decision making over to government bureaucrats. He forced through Obama-care and I will repeal it.

Mitt Romney

The truth is, in order to get things like universal health care and a revamped education system, then someone is going to have to give up a piece of their pie so that someone else can have more.

There are a lot of us little gypsies out there that need to go and find another place you know. A safer healthier or just a different venue in order to develop and find ourselves. I am so lucky to live the life that I do.

Drew Barrymore

A party of order or stability and a party of progress or reform are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.

John Stuart Mill

We are all representatives of the American people. We all do town hall meetings. We all talk to our constituents. And I've got to tell you the American people are engaged. And if you think they want a government takeover of health care I would respectfully submit you're not listening to them.

Paul Ryan

Shrinking away from death is something unhealthy and abnormal which robs the second half of life of its purpose.

Carl Jung

One should cultivate human values for healthy living. this calls for harmony in thought word and deed. When you cultivate this harmony you will be free from desires and fears.

Sai Baba

There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.

Money is to my social existence what health is to my body.

But if you - if what - the reports are true what they're saying is is that as a consequence of us getting 30 million additional people health care at the margins that's going to increase our costs we knew that.

Barack Obama

We have now just enshrined as soon as I sign this bill the core principle that everybody should have some basic security when it comes to their healthcare.

Barack Obama

In the richest country in the history of the world this Obama economy has crushed the middle class. Family income has fallen by $4 000 but health insurance premiums are higher food prices are higher utility bills are higher and gasoline prices have doubled. Today more Americans wake up in poverty than ever before.

Mitt Romney

A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy and prosperous being, and happiness, health and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.

James Allen

To live is like to love - all reason is against it and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

Our errors are surely not such awfully solemn things. In a world where we are so certain to incur them in spite of all our caution a certain lightness of heart seems healthier than this excessive nervousness on their behalf.

William James

Let the day dawn for you and others with thought of the Almighty the Compassionate and the Omnipresent self-knowing God. What greater service can you do to yourself and others? This will give you health and happiness.

Sai Baba

Man needs difficulties, they are necessary for health.

Carl Jung

Keep your own house and its surroundings pure and clean. This hygiene will keep you healthy and benefit your worldly life.

Sai Baba

And so our goal on health care is if we can get instead of health care costs going up 6 percent a year it's going up at the level of inflation maybe just slightly above inflation we've made huge progress. And by the way that is the single most important thing we could do in terms of reducing our deficit. That's why we did it.

Barack Obama

If one loses wealth he may regain it by some means or other. If he loses health some doctor might prescribe a tonic to win it back. If one loses status and authority he may by sheer luck gain them back. If Virtue is lost it is lost forever, nothing can restore the pristine purity. So one has to be ever vigilant and should never slacken.

Sai Baba

Even if we give parents all the information they need and we improve school meals and build brand new supermarkets on every corner, none of that matters if, when families step into a restaurant, they can't make a healthy choice.

Michelle Obama

It is healthier in any case to write for the adults one's children will become than for the children one's "mature" critics often are.

Alice Walker