Top 150 Inspirational Mental Health Quotes

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To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.

— Buddha

The wish for healing has always been half of health.

— Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

— Tom Stoppard

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.

— John Muir

‘Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.

— Henry David Thoreau

The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years.

— Deepak Chopra

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

— George Bernard Shaw

Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.

— Hippocrates

I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me – spiritually and financially.

— Denzel Washington

It takes more than just a good looking body. You’ve got to have the heart and soul to go with it.

— Epictetus

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

— Og Mandino

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

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

— Joseph Addison

You know, all that really matters is that the people you love are happy and healthy. Everything else is just sprinkles on the sundae.

— Paul Walker

I have the body of an eighteen year old. I keep it in the fridge.

— Spike Milligan

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

Your body hears everything your mind says.

— Naomi Judd

Man needs difficulties they are necessary for health.

— Carl Jung

If you’re happy, if you’re feeling good, then nothing else matters.

— Robin Wright Penn
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My body is like breakfast, lunch, and dinner. I don’t think about it, I just have it.

— Arnold Schwarzenegger

A healthy outside starts from the inside.

— Robert Urich

Healthy people are those who live in healthy homes on a healthy diet in an environment equally fit for birth, growth work, healing, and dying… Healthy people need no bureaucratic interference to mate, give birth, share the human condition and die.

— Ivan Illich

A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his own thought to derive benefit from his illnesses.

— Hippocrates

Rest when you’re weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work.

— Ralph Marston

I really believe the only way to stay healthy is to eat properly, get your rest and exercise. If you don’t exercise and do the other two, I still don’t think it’s going to help you that much.

— Mike Ditka

True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.

— William Penn

I believe that if you’re healthy, you’re capable of doing everything. There’s no one else who can give you health but God, and by being healthy I believe that God is listening to me.

— Pedro Martinez

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

— William Shatner

My New Year’s resolution is to stick to a good workout plan that will keep me healthy and happy.

— James Lafferty

A desire to be in charge of our own lives, a need for control, is born in each of us. It is essential to our mental health, and our success, that we take control.

— Robert Foster Bennett

When you are young and healthy, it never occurs to you that in a single second your whole life could change.

— Annette Funicello

America’s health care system is in crisis precisely because we systematically neglect wellness and prevention.

— Tom Harkin

I believe that how you feel is very important to how you look – that healthy equals beautiful.

— Victoria Principal

As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.

— Sallust

My personal goals are to be happy, healthy and to be surrounded by loved ones.

— Kiana Tom

People who don’t know how to keep themselves healthy ought to have the decency to get themselves buried, and not waste time about it.

— Henrik Ibsen

My health may be better preserved if I exert myself less, but in the end doesn’t each person give his life for his calling?

— Clara Schumann

I’m exhausted trying to stay healthy.

— Steve Yzerman

Happiness, contentment, the health and growth of the soul, depend, as men have proved over and over again, upon some simple issue, some single turning of the soul.

— George A. Smith

I have a healthy body, free of the chemicals that once controlled it.

— Lorna Luft

The body is a sacred garment.

— Martha Graham

I feel pretty good. My body actually looks like an old banana, but it’s fine.

— Mike Piazza

The minute anyone’s getting anxious I say, You must eat and you must sleep. They’re the two vital elements for a healthy life.

— Francesca Annis

Success doesn’t mean that you are healthy, success doesn’t mean that you’re happy, success doesn’t mean that you’re rested. Success really doesn’t mean that you look good, or feel good, or are good.

— Victoria Principal

Arguments are healthy. They clear the air.

— John Deacon

I became a fanatic about healthy food in 1944.

— Gloria Swanson

I eat really healthy, and if I’m tired, I take a nap.

— Casper Van Dien

Liberty is to the collective body, what health is to every individual body. Without health no pleasure can be tasted by man without liberty, no happiness can be enjoyed by society.

— Henry St. John

The average, healthy, well-adjusted adult gets up at seven-thirty in the morning feeling just plain terrible.

— Jean Kerr

I stand before you a totally healthy person.

— Melissa Etheridge

I’m still healthy as can be.

— Darrell Royal

I’ve made a promise to myself to be a 100% healthy person if nothing else.

— Picabo Street

I sit on my duff, smoke cigarettes and watch TV. I’m not exactly a poster girl for healthy living.

— Lexa Doig

What the public expects and what is healthy for an individual are two very different things.

— Esther Williams

You know, true love really matters, friends really matter, family really matters. Being responsible and disciplined and healthy really matters.

— Courtney Thorne Smith

I had my moments when I got very frightened that I would not recover.

— Fran Drescher

Healthy people live with their world.

— Anne Wilson Schaef

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

— Buddha

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.

— Buddha

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

— Lao Tzu

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

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.

— Thomas Jefferson

Without health life is not life it is only a state of langour and suffering – an image of death.

— Buddha

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

— Mark Twain

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.

— Jim Rohn

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

— Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

— Mahatma Gandhi

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

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

— Billy Graham

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

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

— Audrey Hepburn

Those who enjoy their own emotionally bad health and who habitually fill their own minds with the rank poisons of suspicion, jealousy and hatred, as a rule take umbrage at those who refuse to do likewise, and they find a perverted relief in trying to denigrate them.

— Johannes Brahms

Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul man cannot live in health without them.

— Mahalia Jackson

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

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

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

The first wealth is health.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

— Albert Schweitzer

Older people shouldn’t eat health food, they need all the preservatives they can get.

— Robert Orben

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

— Thomas Carlyle

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.

— Bill Cosby

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.

— Friedrich Nietzsche

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

— Henry David Thoreau

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

Never continue in a job you don’t enjoy. If you’re happy in what you’re doing, you’ll like yourself, you’ll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined.

— Johnny Carson

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

Attention to health is life’s greatest hindrance.

— Plato

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.

— Michelle Obama

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

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

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.

— P. J. O’Rourke

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

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

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.

— Michelle Obama

The best activities for your health are pumping and humping.

— Arnold Schwarzenegger

I pray God may preserve your health and life many years.

— Junipero Serra

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

— Denis Waitley

If we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not too little and not too much, we would have found the safest way to health.

— Hippocrates
Many of these inspirational mental health quotes are the result of a collection from various sources; such as newspapers, magazines, bible, other speakers, write-ups, seminars, articles and websites and every effort has been made to give credit where it is due for the material contained herein.Most of these mental health quotes’ meanings are straight forward and easy to understand probably due to their simplicity or nature of their authors, but other quotes sound like parables or proverbs which might be difficult to understand their meanings.When you come across difficult mental health quotes, Please read the quote more than once or repeatedly until you get the meaning. For some quotes, you must think deeply and apply wisdom before you can get their meanings. I believe you will learn and apply the lessons contained in some of these quotes to your daily life because some of these quotes have already influenced many peoples’ decisions and actions.

 

Addiction should never be treated as a crime. It has to be treated as a health problem. We do not send alcoholics to jail in this country. Over 500,000 people are in our jails who are nonviolent drug users.

— Ralph Nader

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

— Charles Caleb Colton

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

— Patrick Henry

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.

— Robert Louis Stevenson

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

— Robert Louis Stevenson

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

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

— Clint Eastwood

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

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

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

— Jiddu Krishnamurti

If you’re working out in front of a mirror and watching your muscles grow, your ego has reached a point where it is now eating itself. That’s why I believe there should be a psychiatrist at every health club, so that when they see you doing this, they will take you away for a little chat.

— Lewis Black

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

— Hillary Clinton

All mankind… being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions.

— John Locke

Health nuts are going to feel stupid someday, lying in hospitals dying of nothing.

— Redd Foxx

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

— Karl Marx

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

— Hillary Clinton

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

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

— Arthur Schopenhauer

Health is not valued till sickness comes.

— Thomas Fuller

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

— Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

— Abdul Kalam

Good health and good sense are two of life’s greatest blessings.

— Publilius Syrus

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

The true index of a man’s character is the health of his wife.

— Cyril Connolly

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

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

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.

— Colin Powell

For whatever reason, maybe it’s because of my story, but people associate Livestrong with exercise and physical fitness, health and lifestyle choices like that.

— Lance Armstrong

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

— Edmund Burke

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

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

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

— Benjamin Disraeli

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

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

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

— Gustave Flaubert

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

— Samuel Butler

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

Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison.

— Lord Chesterfield

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

If we get our self-esteem from superficial places, from our popularity, appearance, business success, financial situation, health, any of these, we will be disappointed, because no one can guarantee that we’ll have them tomorrow.

— Kathy Ireland

Happiness is good health and a bad memory.

— Ingrid Bergman

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

— Isaac Bashevis Singer

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

— Deepak Chopra

As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other.

— Pythagoras

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

— Stephen Hawking

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

— Plutarch

A good job is more than just a paycheck. A good job fosters independence and discipline, and contributes to the health of the community. A good job is a means to provide for the health and welfare of your family, to own a home, and save for retirement.

— James H. Douglas

Mental health needs a great deal of attention. It’s the final taboo and it needs to be faced and dealt with.

— Adam Ant

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

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

Modern medicine is a negation of health. It isn’t organized to serve human health, but only itself, as an institution. It makes more people sick than it heals.

— Ivan Illich

You get the health benefits of coffee up through about the first twenty-four ounces. It’s the biggest source of antioxidants for Americans, and we think it helps prevent Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s as well.

— Mehmet Oz

Nobody likes insurance companies, especially health insurance companies.

— P. J. O’Rourke

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

— Alexander Pope

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.

— Francis Bacon

After you’re older, two things are possibly more important than any others: health and money.

— Helen Gurley Brown

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

— Alexis de Tocqueville

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

You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned.

— Judith Viorst

Regularity in the hours of rising and retiring, perseverance in exercise, adaptation of dress to the variations of climate, simple and nutritious aliment, and temperance in all things are necessary branches of the regimen of health.

— Lord Chesterfield

With any child entering adolescence, one hunts for signs of health, is desperate for the smallest indication that the child’s problems will never be important enough for a television movie.

— Nora Ephron

Health consists with temperance alone.

— Alexander Pope

As women slowly gain power, their values and priorities are reshaping the agenda. A multitude of studies show that when women control the family funds, they generally spend more on health, nutrition, and education – and less on alcohol and cigarettes.

— Dee Dee Myers

Self-esteem is as important to our well-being as legs are to a table. It is essential for physical and mental health and for happiness.

— Louise Hart

I’ve never had very high regard for therapists. I owe my health, my mental survival, to my friends and loved ones.

— Salman Rushdie

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

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.

— Josh Billings

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