A state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being is defined as health. People who are in good health are more productive at work, which leads to economic prosperity. Maintaining excellent health involves a well-balanced diet, decent personal hygiene, regular exercise, and a lot of motivation. And being healthy is a requirement for pleasure, fulfillment, and contentment. So, these are some health quotes that will help you stay healthy and motivated.

Short Health Quotes

It is health that is the real wealth, and not pieces of gold and silver. — Mahatma Gandhi

Before healing others, heal yourself. — Gambian

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. — Anonymous

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. — Albert Schweitzer

After dinner rest a while; after super walk a mile. — T. Cogan

The wish for healing has always been half of health.  Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Your body hears everything your mind says. — Naomi Judd

I stand in awe of my body. — Henry David Thoreau

Eat to live, not live to eat. — Socrates

Prevention is better than cure. — Desiderius Erasmus

The best doctors give the least medicine. — Benjamin Franklin

Well-being is enough wealth. —Lailah Gifty Akita

Nothing is more fatal to health than an over care of it. — Benjamin Franklin

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I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health. —Voltaire

Physical fitness is the first requisite of happiness. — Joseph Pilates

Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live. — Jim Rohn

The best and most efficient pharmacy is within your own system. —Robert C. Peale

Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health. —Carl Jung

The human body is the best picture of the human soul. —Tony Robbins

Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have. —Winston S. Churchill

Happiness is the highest form of health. —Dalai Lama

It is easier to change a man’s religion than to change his diet. —Margaret Mead

Eating crappy food isn’t a reward – it’s a punishment. —Drew Carey

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. —Albert Schweitzer

The wish for healing has always been half of health. —Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Our bodies are our gardens – our wills are our gardeners. —William Shakespeare

Health is not valued until sickness comes. —Thomas Fuller

The whiter the bread, the sooner you’ll be dead. —Michael Pollan

There are some remedies worse than the disease. —Publilius Syrus

No time for your health today, no health for your time tomorrow. —Thibaut

Most people have no idea how good their body is designed to feel. —Kevin Trudeau

Religion, spirituality influence health in different but complementary ways. —Matt Decker

Best Health Quotes to understand importance of Health

Keeping your body healthy is an expression of gratitude to the whole cosmos- the trees, the clouds, everything. — Thich Nhat Hanh

Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account. — Anne Wilson Schaef

To keep the body in good health is a duty…otherwise we shall not be able to keep the mind strong and clear. — Buddha

The scientific truth may be put quite briefly; eat moderately, have an ordinary mixed diet, and don’t worry. — Robert Hutchison

I believe that the greatest gift you can give your family and the world is a healthy you. — Joyce Meyer

Moderation. Small helpings. Sample a little bit of everything. These are the secrets of happiness and good health. — Julia Child

The cheerful mind perseveres, and the strong mind hews its way through a thousand difficulties. —Swami Vivekananda

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

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship. —Buddha

Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, – an open and noble temper. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you want a relaxed body, you can do it by relaxing your mind. If you want a relaxed mind, relax your body. —Jay Winner

No disease that can be treated by diet should be treated with any other means. —Moses Maimonides

Give a man health and a course to steer, and he’ll never stop to trouble about whether he’s happy or not. —George Bernard Shaw

Read: life quotes

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. —Will Durant

Eat healthily, sleep well, breathe deeply, move harmoniously. —Jean-Pierre Barral

The reason I exercise is for the quality of life I enjoy. —Kenneth H. Cooper

The groundwork of all happiness is health. —Leigh Hunt

Keep your vitality. A life without health is like a river without water. —Maxime Lagacé

Wellness is a connection of paths: knowledge and action. —Joshua Holtz

The only disease you have is your inability to see you have the power to heal yourself. —Ralph Smart

16 Inspiring Health Quotes

The man who earns a million but destroys his health in the process is not really a success. —Zig Ziglar

Good health and good sense are two of life’s greatest blessings. —Publilius Syrus

The first sure symptom of a mind in health is rest of heart and pleasure felt at home. —Edward Young

A man’s health can be judged by which he takes two at a time—pills or stairs. —Joan Welsh

The food you eat can be either the safest and most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison. —Ann Wigmore

Nobody can be in good health if he does not have all the time fresh air, sunshine, and good water. — Flying Hawk

Health is the soul that animates all the enjoyments of life, which fade and are tasteless without it. —Seneca

Good health and good sense are two of life’s greatest blessings. — Publilius Syrus

Most people have no idea how good their body is designed to feel. —Kevin Trudeau

Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have. —Winston Churchill

Those who do not find time for exercise will have to find time for illness. —Edward Smith Stanley

One thing that does seem to be clear is that health and happiness are connected, more so than we’re often aware. —Bobby Duffy

Health is a state of complete harmony of the body, mind, and spirit. —B.K.S. Iyengar

It is exercise alone that supports the spirits and keeps the mind in vigor. —Marcus Tullius Cicero

Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. —Thomas Jefferson

Meditation is a huge part of a healthy lifestyle. Many successful people swear by its effects. —Venkat


I hope these health quotes inspired you to stay healthy and hope you will give importance to your health.

Make health your first priority before anything else, then and only then whatever you are doing in life will make sense. Or else hard work may bring you success but you are paying a huge cost by compromising on your health.

Good health is not just having a good diet or having a workout regime. But health is much more than that, being happy and sleeping enough, drinking an adequate amount of water also count under healthy living.

For further understanding the importance of health read the below links:

Importance of Living a Healthy Life — Wellnessclinicplus

10 Reasons It’s So Important to Stay Healthy — Good Health and Pharma

Checklist for Staying Healthy — WebMD