Words of Wisdom

“Vitality and beauty are gifts of Nature for those who live according to its laws.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” ~ Hippocrates

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

“The normal experience of the body and its aging is a conditioned response (a habit of thinking and behavior).  By changing your habits of thinking and behavior, you can change the experience of your body and its aging." ~ Deepak Chopra, MD

“If acids win - you lose!” ~ Robert Morse, ND

"Permanent results only come from permanent changes in lifestyle and diet style.  You don't get permanently well unless you permanently change the way you live." ~ Joel Fuhrman, MD

"Aging is not simply decay, it's accumulation of choices and consequences." ~ John Leonard

"You are NOT what you eat, you are what you digest and assimilate." ~ Tony Robbins

"Nothing tastes as good as feeling well." ~ Tracy McCord 

“The food you eat can either be the safest and most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison.” ~ Anne Wigmore

"You cannot poison your body into health with drugs, chemo or radiation.  "Health" can only be achieved with healthful living." ~ T. C. Fry

“It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” ~ Charles Darwin 

"A "dis-ease" is simply a name to the respective symptom (or collection of symptoms) that occurs when acids damage the cells of the body (or set in motion an inflammatory response), and a symptom is experienced.  Names of "dis-eases" may seem complex but please understand that they are simply: location, location, location!  One must alkalize the body to reverse the inflammation and return balance to the body." ~ Robert Morse, ND 

"To a significant degree, we are an overfed and undernourished nation digging an early grave with our teeth, and lacking the energy that could be ours because we overindulge in junk foods." ~ Ezra Taft Benson

"In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments - there are only consequences." ~ Robert G. Ingersol 

"What you take out of your diet (processed foods, fast foods, GMO foods, sodas, coffee, alcohol, etc.) is just as important as the good foods that you put into your body." ~ Tracy McCord 

"Like any other major experience, illness actually changes us.  How?  Well for one thing we are temporarily relieved from the pressure of meeting the world head on.  We enter a world of introspection and self-analysis. We think soberly, perhaps for the first time, about our past and future.  Illness gives us that rarest thing in the world--a second chance, not only at health, but at life itself!" ~ Louis E. Bisch, MD

"Most over-the-counter and almost all prescribed drug treatments merely mask symptoms or control health problems or in some way alter the way organs or systems such as the circulatory system work.  Drugs almost never deal with the reasons why these problems exist, while they frequently create new health problems as side effects of their activities." ~ John R. Lee, MD

"When the quality of the food coming into the body is of higher quality than the tissues which the body is made of, the body begins to discard the lower grade materials and tissues to make room for the superior materials which it uses to make new and healthier tissue." ~ Stanley S. Bass, ND 

“There are no "incurable" diseases.  If you are willing to take responsibility for yourself and your life, you can heal yourself of anything.” ~ Dr. Richard Schultze

“A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic who is too busy to take care of his tools.”  ~ Spanish Proverb 

“What you do not eliminate - you accumulate." ~ Robert Morse, ND

“The glands of the body may be small in size, but like cable car motors, they are very powerful.  They control our thinking, our desires, our actions, and even our strength and willpower.  Our glands enable us to climb up the emotional hills of life and be let safely down the steep descents.  There isn’t anything about us they don’t influence.  They determine our degrees of masculinity and femininity, our body build, our emotions, and even our thoughts. We cannot live without them.” ~ Dr. Bernard Jensen


“If you want something you’ve never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done.” ~ Thomas Jefferson

"Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet." ~ Albert Einstein 

“No disease that can be treated by diet should be treated with any other means.”  ~ Maimonides, 12th Century Spanish Philosopher

"When you know better - you do better."  ~ Maya Angelou

“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”   ~ Mother Teresa 

"It is the great arrogance of the present to forget the intelligence of the past." ~ Ken Burns 

"You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it." ~ Maya Angelou 

"Be kind to your body - it's the only place you have to live." ~ Jim Rohn

“If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; be kind anyway.
If you are successful, you will win some false friends and true enemies; succeed anyway.
If you are honest and frank, people may cheat you; be honest and frank anyway.
If you find serenity and happiness, they may be jealous; be happy anyway.
The good you do today, people will often forget tomorrow; do good anyway…
You see, in the final analysis, it is between you and God; it was never between you and them anyway.”  
~ Mother Teresa

"Microbes are just nature's janitors who work to clean up a poorly kept culturing medium.  Trying to keep microbes off of and out of your body is like trying to keep the wind out of the trees. " ~ Robert Morse, ND 

"There are some remedies worse than the disease." ~ Publius Syrus, 50 BC

"So many people spend their health gaining wealth, and then have to spend their wealth to regain their health." ~ A J Reb Materi

"Most diseases are the result of medication which has been prescribed to relieve and take away a beneficient and warning symptom on the part of Nature." ~ Elbert Hubbard

"Leave your drugs in the chemist’s pot if you can cure the patient with food." ~ Hippocrates, 420 BC

"One should eat to live, not live to eat." ~ Benjamin Franklin

"No matter who you are, no matter what you do, you absolutely, positively do have the power to change." ~ Bill Phillips

"What we think, we become." ~ Buddha

"Your greatest self has been waiting all your life, don't make it wait any longer." ~ Steve Maraboli

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi

“It is never too late, you are never too sick and you are never too old to start from scratch once again." ~ Bikram Choudhury

"When health is absent, wisdom cannot reveal itself, art cannot manifest,  strength cannot fight, wealth becomes useless, and intelligence cannot be  applied." ~ Herophilus

"Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it.  Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.  Begin it now.” ~ Goethe