Healthy living goes beyond just working out and eating right, it’s a mindset and a dedication to being healthy in all ways. Here are some quotes about health to jumpstart your inspiration to embrace where you are now and where you would like to be.

1. “Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it.”  ~Josh Billings

2. “In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.”  ~Author Unknown

3. “Mainstream medicine would be way different if they focused on prevention even half as much as they focused on intervention…”  ~Anonymous

4. “Health and cheerfulness naturally beget each other.”  ~Joseph Addison

5. “Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live.”  ~Jim Rohn

6. “Your body is a temple, but only if you treat it as one.”  ~Astrid Alauda

7. “The more you eat, the less flavor; the less you eat, the more flavor.”  ~Chinese Proverb

8. “The doctor of the future will no longer treat the human frame with drugs, but rather will cure and prevent disease with nutrition.”  ~Thomas Edison

9. “To insure good health: eat lightly, breathe deeply, live moderately, cultivate cheerfulness, and maintain an interest in life.”  ~William Londen

10. “To keep the body in good health is a duty, for otherwise we shall not be able to trim the lamp of wisdom, and keep our mind strong and clear. Water surrounds the lotus flower, but does not wet its petals.”  ~Buddha

11. “Don’t eat anything your great-great grandmother wouldn’t recognize as food. There are a great many food-like items in the supermarket your ancestors wouldn’t recognize as food.. stay away from these”  ~Michael Pollan

12. “A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book.”  ~Irish Proverb

13. “Diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body.”  ~Cicero

14. “The part can never be well unless the whole is well.”  ~Plato

15. “Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.”  ~John F. Kennedy

16. “The greatest wealth is Health.”  ~Unknown

17. “Just because you’re not sick doesn’t mean you’re healthy”  ~Author Unknown

18. “If you don’t take care of your body, where are you going to live?”  ~Unknown