If you are sick, you are ill. Sick usually means physically ill, but it can sometimes be used to mean mentally ill. Inspirational being sick quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.
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Famous Being Sick Quotes
I am sick and tired of being sick and tired. Fannie Lou Hamer.
The reason many people in our society are miserable, sick, and highly stressed is because of an unhealthy attachment to things they have no control over. Steve Maraboli
Tis healthy to be sick sometimes. Henry David Thoreau.
The fact that we are living does not mean we are not sick. Joseph Brodsky
Sickness comes on horseback, but departs on foot Dutch Proverb.
The most poetical thing in the world is not being sick. G.K. Chesterton
Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self. Khalil Gibran.
Being sick feels like you’re wearing someone else’s glasses. Megan Boyle
Treat a sick man with the medicine and a sad man with the music. Amit Kalantri.
Being sick feels like you’re wearing someone else’s glasses Megan Boyle.
Treat a sick man with the medicine and a sad man with the music. Amit Kalantri
I reckon being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill and is not obliged to work till one is better. Samuel Butler
Sickness is a sort of early old age; it teaches us a diffidence in our earthly state. Alexander Pope.
The fact that we are living does not mean we are not sick. Joseph Brodsky.
Physical ills are the taxes laid upon this wretched life; some are taxed higher, and some lower, but all pay something. Lord Chesterfield
Illness is the most heeded of doctors: to goodness and wisdom we only make promises; pain we obey. Marcel Proust
We are not victims of aging, sickness and death. Deepak Chopra.
The most poetical thing in the world is not being sick. G.K. Chesterton.
Sickness is the vengeance of nature for the violation of her laws. Charles Simmons
Diseases crucify the soul of man, attenuate our bodies, dry them, wither them, rivel them up like old apples, make them as so many Anatomies. Robert Burton
Sickness, insanity and death were the angels that surrounded my cradle and they have followed me throughout my life. Edvard Munch.
There are two kinds of people; those who are always well and those who are always sick. Most of the evils of the world come from the first sort and most of the achievement from the second. Louis Dudek
If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick Ben Jonson
To be sick is to enjoy monarchical prerogatives. Charles Lamb
It’s better to be healthy alone than sick with someone else. Phil McGraw.
My long sickness Of health and living now begins to mend, And nothing brings me all things. William Shakespeare.
There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow. Orison Swett Marden
love, but even the most advanced physician cannot prescribe it as medicine. Suzy Kassem
And at 3am you sit near the window and wonder if there is magic… because all you need are some fairies to take your pain away and help you sleep. Sanhita Baruah.
Living is a sickness to which sleep provides relief every sixteen hours. It’s a palliative. Nicolas Chamfort.
The most important thing when ill, is to never lose heart. Vladimir Lenin
Quotes About Being Sick
The modern sympathy with invalids is morbid. Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to be encouraged in others. Oscar Wilde
Sleep is the Swiss army knife of health. When sleep is deficient, there is sickness and disease. And when sleep is abundant, there is vitality and health. Matthew Walker.
When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer. You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and in the manner in which you live. Stuart Scott.
The sick are the greatest danger for the healthy; it is not from the strongest that harm comes to the strong, but from the weakest. Friedrich Nietzsche.
For every ailment under the sun, There is a remedy, or there is none, If there be one, try to find it; If there be none, never mind it. Mother Goose
There is one consolation in being sick; and that is the possibility that you may recover to a better state than you were ever in before. Henry David Thoreau
I would like to believe he’s sick rather than just mean and evil. Charles B. Rangel.
Some days there won’t be a song in your heart. Sing anyway. Emory Austin.
If just knowing that someone cares about you helps the healing process…then you should be feeling better already. Unknown
Try not to get overwhelmed by the full scope of your recovery instead look at it one day at a time. Right now you just have to get through today, when that seems impossible know that I’m just a phone call away. Unknown
Health is not valued till sickness comes. Thomas Fuller.
While we yearn for peace, we live in a world burdened with hunger, pain, anguish, loneliness, sickness, and sorrow. Joseph B. Wirthlin.
I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired. Fannie Lou Hamer
Oh, I am very weary, Though tears no longer flow; My eyes are tired of weeping, My heart is sick of woe. Anne Bronte
Illness is the most heeded of doctors: to kindness and wisdom we make promises only; pain we obey. Marcel Proust.
Childhood is a disease – a sickness that you grow out of. William Golding.
Wine is something to enjoy. We get sick and tired of people who pick it apart and talk about its ‘saucy nuances.’ Pat Paulsen.
The very first requirement in a hospital is that it should do the sick no harm. Florence Nightingale
Even when I’m sick and depressed, I love life. Arthur Rubinstein
If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick. Ben Jonson
I’m sick and tired of people saying that we put out 11 albums that sound exactly the same. Angus Young.
A bowl of warmth, a soft face, a new day. Some get-well thoughts sent your way. Feel better soon. Unknown
The treatment is really a cooperative of a trinity–the patient, the doctor and the inner doctor. Ralph Bircher
I was sick and tired of being an English actor who did a lot of American movies because I was cheap and good.’- Daniel Craig.
Oh, I am very weary, Though tears no longer flow; My eyes are tired of weeping, My heart is sick of woe. Anne Brontë.