Monday, April 9, 2012

Quotes that I like related to healthy eating


To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art.
- La Rochefoucauld

He that takes medicine and neglects diet, wastes the skill of the physician.
- Chinese Proverb

Leave your drugs in the chemist's pot if you can heal the patient with food.
- Hippocrates

When diet is wrong medicine is of no use.
When diet is correct medicine is of no need.
- Ancient Ayurvedic Proverb

You are what you eat.
- American Proverb

Let food be thy medicine, thy medicine shall be thy food.
- Hippocrates

Let nothing which can be treated by diet be treated by other means.
- Maimonides

The doctor of the future will give no medication, but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.
- Thomas A Edison

One should eat to live, not live to eat
-Benjamin Franklin

Preach not to others what they should eat, but eat as becomes you, and be silent
-Epictetus

Those who think they have no time for healthy eating will sooner or later have to find time for illness.
-Edward Stanley

What is food to one man may be fierce poison to others
- Lucretius.

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