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Quotations on Disease

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If I had my way I'd make health catching instead of disease.

~ Robert Green Ingersoll

The diseases of the present have little in common with the diseases of the past save that we die of them.

~ Agnes Repplier

It is dainty to be sick, if you have leisure and convenience for it.

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Disease is a physical process that generally begins that equality which death completes.

~ Samuel Johnson

Some remedies are worse than the diseases.

~ Publilius Syrus

There are no such things as incurables; there are only things for which man has not found a cure.

~ Bernard Baruch

When the Czar has a cold all Russia coughs.

~ Proverbs

- Russian Proverb

A bodily disease may be but a symptom of some ailment in the spiritual past.

~ Nathaniel Hawthorne

It is with disease of the mind, as with those of the body; we are half dead before we understand our disorder, and half cured when we do.

~ Charles Caleb Colton

- Charles Caleb Colton

Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.

~ Hosea Ballou

The fear of life is the favorite disease of the twentieth century.

~ William Lyon Phelps

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