Viewed from the summit of reason, all life looks like a malignant disease and the world like a madhouse.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

First the doctor told me the good news: I was going to have a disease named after me.

Steve Martin

He who conceals his disease cannot expect to be cured.

Ethiopian Proverb

Life is a disease; and the only diference between one another is the stage of the disease at which he lives.

George Bernard Shaw

For somehow this is tyranny's disease, to trust no friends.


As I see it, every day you do one of two things: build health or produce disease in yourself.

Adelle Davis

To know that you do not know is the best.To pretend to know when you do not know is a disease.

Lao tzu

Thousands upon thousands of persons have studied disease. Almost no one has studied health.

Adelle Davis

There are some remedies worse than the disease.

Publilius Syrus

Life is an incurable disease.

Abraham Cowley

Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.

Albert Einstein

HIV doesn't care if you are 2 years old, 12 or 17. HIV doesn't care what color you are or what city or background you come from. I hate this disease.

Doug Herman

Do not listen to those who weep and complain, for their disease is contagious.

Og Mandino

She had a degenerative disease, which was what caused it.

Tim Johnston

They have ... nothing to help people avoid the effects of disease.

Jon Valfells

So someone who has had a fracture, whether it be a spine fracture, wrist fracture or hip fracture, and who has low bone density, would be considered to have severe disease.

Robert Lindsay

We were led to the conclusion that ear disease does not cause any developmental problems.

Jack Paradise

All religions die of one disease - that of being found out.

John Morley

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.


She is doing extremely well, has no evidence of disease at all and we're very optimistic about her being cured.

Jeffrey Lipton

The more important thing, though, for disease surveillance is to have movement information.

Jay Truitt

We don't see any hint of a reduction in (colorectal cancer). For heart disease, we saw only a tiny reduction in the bad cholesterol.

Dr. Ross Prentice

It's always an uncertainty. We're always at the infectious disease roulette table.

Dr. William Schaffner

I knew the implications of the disease, and it was hard to hear this from him.

Paul Hollen

We go into detail about what's actually happening, how the disease affects the brain.

Becky Reichelt

Dental disease is completely preventable.

Laura Mcewen

It's everyone's disease. Why is there such a stigma attached? It's no different than living with diabetes or cancer.

Larry Cook

We hope when people understand more about what the disease is and how it can be prevented that their concerns will have been allayed.

Mark Feinberg

We allege that in carrying out that campaign, they pulled no punches, ... For decades, they repeatedly and consistently denied that smoking cigarettes causes disease, despite their knowledge that it does.

David Ogden

It is much more important to know what sort of a patient has a disease than what sort of a disease a patient has.

Sir William Osler

BSE is not contagious. If it had been a contagious disease, like hoof and mouth disease, we'd have a disaster.

Billy Powell

Anytime a celebrity is open about a disease they have, it adds to the awareness people have.

Dr. Raul Mendoza

It's their deliberate, disgusting, revolting conduct that is responsible for the disease.

Jesse Helms

Perfect health, like perfect beauty, is a rare thing; and so, it seems, is perfect disease.

Peter Mere Latham

There's also no evidence that simply worrying about a disease can make it worse.

Alice Domar

It has no disease control system. This virus can infect not only birds, but other animals too.

Guan Yi

The disease is following the best roads.

Richard Veerman

It's important that we do more research and get behind this disease because it really affects our society economically.

Matthew Wilson

When more and more of the disease accumulates in the brain they are able to compensate for a long time, but at some point they cannot cope with it anymore and they manifest the disease.

Dr Nikolaos Scarmeas

We already have a plan in place for disease outbreaks, but this one must be much more specific.

Robert Higgins

Cheerfulness is health; its opposite, melancholy, is disease.

Thomas C. Haliburton

Loneliness seems to have become the great American disease.

John Corry

The disease is painless; it's the cure that hurts.

Katherine Whitehorn

Diabetes is now the most common chronic disease of childhood outside of asthma.

Dr. Rebecca Lipton

They are learning to live with the disease and control it when it appears.

Juan Lubroth

It's creepy. I don't -- I don't know where this bone came from. I don't know how come? what for? And if it was, you know, what kind of disease this person had?

Cindy Rossiter

After 2000, the concern was that paper could be messed up. Now the cure has become worse than the disease.

Dan Seligson

The disease of mutual distrust among nations is the bane of modern civilization.

Franz Boas

We can't make a recommendation that you could take an aspirin a day to prevent both heart disease and colorectal cancer.

Andrew Chan

This discovery sheds new light on the biological causes of the disease.

Kari Stefansson

Being a foreigner is not a disease.

Alden Nowlan

There is only one person affected by this disease ... and everyone that has been in contact with her has been contacted.

Parks Mankahlana

What's scaring us now is the disease they are saying is coming.

David Steiner

Well you know how some people have cancer in their family and some have heart disease. My family was basically heart disease.

Joy Behar

One person succumbed to the disease on Monday and the patient was a confirmed case.

Nk Yadav

There's not one disease that can't be improved by intimacy.

Dr. Kristine Soly

The disease is not caused by bird flu or any other flu virus.

Turan Buzgan

There are a lot of things out there written that show the before and after but not the actual journey through the disease.

Ruth Adams

It's far more important to know what person the disease has than what disease the person has.


It has nothing to do with the spread of the disease or the threat of an epidemic.

Thomas Mettenleiter

It's really a serious matter given that the country has not yet been hit by the disease.

Hugues Fanal

Virtue consisted in avoiding scandal and venereal disease.

Robert Cecil

Trash is something you get rid of - or disease. I'm not something you get rid of.

Lana Turner

Thinking instead of acting is the number-one golf disease.

Sam Snead

It may be the worst disease we've ever had in this industry.

Jay Clark

In that case, there's little that individual companies can do. FEMA and the CDC [Center for Disease Control] will call the shots.

Yossi Sheffi

There is the complicating factor of the disease itself causing these effects.

Joseph Hoffman

This is a major disease. I feel that if we work together as a community, some day we can find a cure and end this disease.

Neal White

It can't be known whether the disease is bird flu or not before the test result is announced in Ankara.

Dr. Huseyin Avni Sahin

The disease and the death were not the result of bird flu. Work is under way to determine the cause.

Turan Buzgan

Is there any sickness or disease that's too hard for God or believers [to heal]?

Thomas Harris

The Centers for Disease Control have suggested we aim for 10,000 steps every day to see health benefits, but most Americans only get around 5,000 a day.

Marsha Worthington

Sewage can lead to another disaster, which is disease.

Walter Maestri

Gambling is a disease of barbarians superficially civilized.

Dean Inge

We try to educate people about Alzheimer's disease and how to care for their loved ones when they have Alzheimer's.

Melba Phillips

It's a tough disease. It's powerful, baffling and cunning.

Charisse Strawberry

Love is a serious mental disease.


The disease is eradicable. We have good vaccine to eradicate the disease (and) all countries are committed.

Ciro De Quadros

We don't have mad cow disease. We probably never will have mad cow disease, and therefore, it's a non-problem in the United States.

Paul Brown

It is a bird flu. It is aptly named. This is a rare human disease.

Dr. Ned Calonge

I realized she did not have to die. She died from a decision, not a disease.

Jennifer Berry

All interest in disease and death is only another expression of interest in life.

Thomas Mann

It shows that we care about preventing a disease that is preventable.

Himani Pandya

The disease is not here.

Alain Charette

Our direction does not come from the CIA to investigate a disease outbreak.

Barbara Reynolds

This is a widespread disease. Soft money is the way to buy access and influence.

Donald J. Simon

That would actually lead to less cell death in Alzheimer's, so that would certainly be something that would lessen the impact of the disease.

Danilo Tagle

They have a disease of the throat.

Rudolf Bing

Fat is a social disease, and fat is a feminist issue.

Susie Orbach

They've all been validated, so that a certain score is indicative of Alzheimer's disease.

Bill Thies

He's like a disease. He's like an infection. He just spreads.

Aaron Harris

It's common if you have one [form of] the disease, you have several. They all have different cures, and they all have different symptoms, from arthritis to heart disease to death.

Daryl Hall

The burden of disease falls on the poor.

Gro Harlem Brundtland

So far it is primarily an animal disease. The more it is contained to animals, the better.

Henk Bekedam

It's like a disease, ... It gets in your blood.

William Floyd

Any time you have more cases of a disease than you expect, you want to know why.

Cheryle Becker

It's a lingering disease, and we continue to identify cases.

Mindy Waldron

Suffering symptoms consistent with Alzheimer's disease.

Charlton Heston

So far, there hasn't been that massive death or disease that were predicted.

Jon Ward

The disease probably arrived in Siberia from Asia through wild birds and there's no doubt that birds from there fly to Europe.

Bernard Vallat

That's an awful lot of people to be afflicted by the disease of compulsive gambling. Wouldn't you call that an epidemic?

John Wolf

Besides the human costs, it is a very expensive disease.

Stephanie Nelson

A disease in the family that is never mentioned.

William Trevor

Something is fundamentally broken at the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control.

John Gilmore

I started to take myself very seriously in terms of heart disease.

Joy Behar

Love's a disease. But curable.

Dame Rose Macaulay

It makes the disease self-limiting in wild birds.

William Karesh

While liver disease appears in his history, it does not appear that it has anything to do with his cause of death.

Craig Harvey

So hopefully we can fix the disease process to start with.

Lynn Cooknell

A disease and its treatment can be a series of humiliations, a chisel for humility.

Laurel Lee

It is somewhat of a rare genetic disease.

Dorothy Moore

If someone has a disease that caused bleeding, that causes bleeding, that could cause bleeding in the future, giving anti-coagulants ... is certainly an undesirable situation.

Amos Korczyn

Tests on the bodies are being done to ascertain whether the deaths were caused by the disease.

James Nyikal

It really is a great drug for heart disease.

C. Michael White

Very foolish to underestimate the potential for the disease to spread.

David Byrne

How do we control a disease in a population that we have no control over?

Mark Drew

We want to cure this damn disease.

John Trojanowski

We are not in a pandemic situation. It is still an animal disease.

Dr Margaret Chan

The fear of life is the favorite disease of the twentieth century.

William Lyon Phelps

Antioxidants are really like little bodyguards inside your body that protect your cells from disease.

Cynthia Sass

Canada will eradicate this disease, but this is not a disease that disappears overnight. This case is unwelcome, but not unexpected.

Brian Evans

If you put animals on a 30- or 40-percent calorie-restricted diet, they live 30 to 40 percent longer, and they have much less chronic disease.

Dr. Luigi Fontana

I think a lot of people think it's a disease of antiquity, it doesn't happen anymore.

James Richards

We'll spend that one billion euros for mad cow disease, but that's all, because there's no more money left.

Gregor Kreuzhuber

We're worried about disease in the water.

Brian Shepard

If he had an infection we had to take him in. He has chronic lung disease.

Tim Read

If they're saying there's wheat and dairy derivatives in the oil, as far as anyone with this disease is concerned there's actually wheat in it.

Jillian Williams

Our concern is that people are coming across the border into Illinois and Wisconsin having this very contagious disease.

Craig Beintema

You get lots of animals confined in a pretty tight area, so there are concerns about disease transmission.

Paul Johansen

I can't think of a single disease that doesn't have something to do with networks and pathways.

Alan Waggoner

Mrs. Bush saw our beautiful country and people, ... But she also saw the suffering of those with this disease.

Paul Kagame

My disease is shared by many Americans, and you either understand it or you don't.

Allen Johnson

They are all healthy adults. It's just that half of them have parents with Alzheimer's disease.

Sterling Johnson

This has turned out to be the disease that has been the most difficult for geneticists to crack, probably because of the large environmental contribution.

Kari Stefansson

It's a temporary situation. It's not a disease. You will get through it.

Kathleen Natalie

We will continue our efforts to prevent the disease commutating to people.

Zhou Liyuan

They actually were harmed. This was a trial to determine the boundaries of benefit, and it did. You don't use this drug for patients without coronary artery disease.

Eric Topol

It's amazing; we have the lowest (rate of) disease (and) non-battle injuries of any war. I go to the doctor more than that.

Ellen Embrey

If we can understand how (ants) protect themselves from disease, we might be able to alter their defenses.

Eleanor Groden

It's a classic circumstance of, in fact, trying to address a problem where the cure may be worse than the disease.

Ed Yohnka

When the grapes swell up, some of them will burst and so now you've got juice on the clusters, which can cause disease.

Eric Fry