Eat to live, but do not live to eat.
Eating is to live, but living is not to eat.
Eating little and speaking little can never do harm.
Eat less, get less illness, less talk, less trouble.
Bitter pills may have wholesome effects.
Good medicine is good for illness.
Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
Everyone is an architect of his own happiness.
Fortune fowours those who use their judgement.
Brains have good luck.
Life is long if you know how to use it.
Make the best use of life, that is, longevity.
An apple a day, keep the doctor away.
An apple a day keeps the disease away from me.
The first wealth is health.
Health is the first wealth of life.
Walking is man's best medicine.
Walking is the best medicine for people.
Mischief comes by the pound and goes away by the ounce.
Illness is like a mountain fall, Illness is like a shred.
Happiness lies first of all in health.
Happiness lies first in health.
Cheerfulness is health; its opposite, melancholy, is disease.
Joy is health, depression is sickness.
It is not work that kills, but worry.
Work doesn't hurt life, but depression can hurt you.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
Only work, do not play, smart guys get silly.
People who cannot find time for recreation are obliged sooner or later to find time for illness.
Someone who has no time to entertain will have time to get sick sooner or later.
----- J. Wanamaker
He is wise that knows when he is well enough.
Contentment is the wise.
He who lives with his memories becomes old. He who lives with plans for the future remains young.
Nostalgia reminds people of old age, and plans for youth in the future.
A good conscience is a continual feast.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
One point of prevention is better than ten points of treatment.
Diet cures more than doctors.
It ’s better to have a better diet than to go to the doctor.
He is happy that thinks himself so.
The musician is often happy.
An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
One apple per day, no need for a doctor to come in.
----- English proverb
Better wear out shoes than sheets.
I'd rather leak my shoes than wear the sheets.
----- English proverb
Health is not valued till sickness comes.
Know your health when you are sick.
Leave off with an appetite.
If you are full, you should leave the table.
He who has good health is young, and he is rich who owes nothing.
Health is youth, rich without debt.
Laugh and the world laughs with you, weep and you weep alone.
Laugh, the world will have fun with you; cry, you will be alone.
Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime, and too sleepy to worry at night.
People who are too busy during the day to worry, and who are too late to worry at night are truly happy.
Happy is he who only desires what he may and does what he ought.
Those who can do their part without thinking about things are happy.
There is no greater grief than to recall a time of happiness when in misery.
Nothing is more painful than recalling happy moments in misery.
----- Dante Dante Italian poet