Popular Quotes and Sayings about Body

Be sure that it is not you that is mortal, but only your body. For that man whom your outward form reveals is not yourself; the spirit is the true self, not that physical figure which and be pointed out by your finger. ~Cicero

Never say never, for if you live long enough, chances are you will not be able to abide by its restrictions. Never is a long, undependable time, and life is too full of rich possibilities to have restrictions placed upon it. ~Gloria Swanson

Be faithful to that which exists nowhere but in yourself - and thus make yourself indispensable. ~Andre Gide

[The body is] a marvelous machine...a chemical laboratory, a power-house. Every movement, voluntary or involuntary, full of secrets and marvels! ~Theodor Herzl

Over the years your bodies become walking autobiographies, telling friends and strangers alike of the minor and major stresses of your lives. ~Marilyn Ferguson

[Long hair] is considered bohemian, which may be why I grew it, but I keep it long because I love the way it feels, part cloak, part fan, part mane, part security blanket. ~Marge Piercy

A sound mind in a sound body is a short but full description of a happy state in this world. ~John Locke

The body is a sacred garment. ~Martha Graham

The body is shaped, disciplined, honored, and in time, trusted. ~Martha Graham

It is often merely for an excuse that we say things are impossible. ~Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Of one thing I am certain, the body is not the measure of healing - peace is the measure. ~George Melton