The carrying power of a bridge is not the average strength of the pillars, but the strength of the weakest pillar. I have always believed that you do not measure the health of a society by GNP but by the condition of its worst off.
— Zygmunt Bauman
Doing good to others is not a duty. It is a joy, for it increases your own health and happiness.
If the traditional Rs (reading, writing, and arithmetic) are the basics that we want our children to master academically, then reverence, respect, and responsibility are the three Rs that our children need to master for the sake of their souls and the health of the world.
— Zoe Weil
Because GMOs aren't labeled, it's very hard to prove causality in terms of health effects. It's even more difficult because the seeds are patented, so independent researchers have a hard time gaining access to them.
— Zoe Lister-Jones
The World Health Organization recently concluded that glyphosate, the main ingredient in the most-used herbicide on GMOs, is "possibly carcinogenic to humans." What's even scarier is that more than 3,200 elementary schools are within 1,000 feet of genetically modified corn or soybean fields. Drift is a very real thing in agricultural communities, so the proximity of these toxic substances to children is terrifying.
— Zoe Lister-Jones
The thing that my parents have always taught me is that beauty comes from the inside, and also that beauty stems from health.
— Zoe Kravitz
You have to take care of your body, you have to rest, drink water, try to eat well, and then on top of that, you use makeup to highlight your beauty that comes from your health.
— Zoe Kravitz
When I would get close on a part but wouldn't get it, I would be like, "They made a mistake," which is not how I think about things now. I both admire it and I'm grateful for the modicum of health, knowledge, and humility that I have acquired over the last 10 or 15 years.
— Zoe Kazan
The health of life on Earth depends on its oceans. But unless we save our seas from the growing mounds of pop bottles, cigarette butts and plastic trash, soon there won't be much healthy sea left.
— Zoe Helene
If you know that whatever is made inevitable breaks down, you needn't seek too hard for achievement. If you know that all living beings inevitably die, you needn't work too hard on health lore.
— Zicheng Hong
I firmly believe that digitalization has only just begun in China. In addition to the taxi, transport, shopping and hotel businesses, many other industries will follow: education, health care, administration, even the legal branch - everything, really. There is still a lot of opportunity in China for the inventive and ambitious ones.
— Zhang Xin
Many Chinese entrepreneurs are now donating for education; others support foundations in health care and research. None of us wants to be the richest guy in the cemetery.
— Zhang Xin
The most outstanding manifestation of negative growth in the spiritual, mental and physical health of the human race through eons of evolution is the pride of place that has been given to Guilt.
Women still need higher political representation and to be included at decision making tables in all issues in order for solutions that relates from peace to food, to health, to basic stability in the world. We cannot continue to marginalize half of the population in the world in finding sustainable solutions that are good for all.
— Zainab Salbi
Ill health is an important factor that forces the poor to remain poor. If they make a little bit of money, one episode of illness can wipe them out.
— Zafrullah Chowdhury
I am afraid for my health. I'm definitely burning the candle a little, at both ends, and I have to be careful about that.
— Zachary Levi
I'm by no means condemning prescription medicine for mental health. I've seen it save a lot of people's lives.
— Zach Braff
For an artist to do creative work, he needs at once physical health and some physiomental ill health. He needs both serenity and gloom.
— Yukio Mishima
Our population is growing rapidly because of our good health policy. When I came into office, there were 14 million Ugandans, today there are 38 million, despite the catastrophe of AIDS, which we have also tackled. The Ugandans know and appreciate this, especially the elderly.
— Yoweri Museveni
After my husband John Lennon passed away, I tried to smile for my health.
— Yoko Ono
Ill health is also a blessing. The flesh and the ego are weakened and contemplation of God becomes easier.
Songs are the pulse of a nation's heart. A fever chart of its health.
— Yip Harburg
If we have no heretics we must invent them, for heresy is essential to health and growth.
— Yevgeny Zamyatin
It is perhaps life's greatest accomplishment to live to old age, maintaining one's wits, one's sense of humor, one's health, and one's charm.
— Yehudi Menuhin
Loving one another isn't enough to make a relationship last. The real glue that holds a couple (or friends or family) together is the effort both put into helping others who are in need of financial, health, personal or emotional assistance. Today, sustain your connection to a loved one by finding ways you both can help others, with a genuine heart.
— Yehuda Berg
The state of the health of the individual is equivalent to the state to the health of the colon.
— Woody Harrelson
If you lose your wealth, you have lost nothing; if you lose your health, you have lost something; but if you lose your character, you have lost everything.
— Woodrow Wilson
While combat efficiency is a primary function of Shaolin Kung Fu, a more immediate and useful benefit in our law-abiding society is attaining radiant health and vitality.
— Wong Kiew Kit
Believe me, my sole purpose is to make as much money as possible; for after good health it is the best thing to have.
— Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
It's such a gift in my life to be able to compete - to have the health.
— Wladimir Klitschko
My friend I wish health to you,I also wish wealth to you;I wish the best that life can give to you,And may dreams always come true to you.May fortune to kind to you,And happiness be true to you;And love be so sweet to youAnd life be long and good to you.And in this toast we give to youOur love we all give to you.
— Willie Jolley
No man has a right to be idle. Where is it that in such a world as this, that health, and leisure, and affluence may not find some ignorance to instruct, some wrong to redress, some want to supply, some misery to alleviate?
— William Wilberforce
The duty I owe to the slave, to truth, and to God, demands that I should use my pen and tongue so long as life and health are vouchsafed to me to employ them, or until the last chain shall fall from the limbs of the last slave in America and the world.
— William Wells Brown
Health is beauty, and the most perfect health is the most perfect beauty.
— William Shenstone
And if you're not going to have a clear health threat, you don't want to panic people.
— William Scranton
Source Reduction is to garbage what preventive medicine is to health.
— William Rathje
The FDA and much, but not all, of the orthodox medical profession are actively hostile against vitamins and minerals... They are out to get the health food industry...And they are trying to do this out of active hostility and prejudice.
— William Proxmire
Patients should have rest, food, fresh air, and exercise - the quadrangle of health.
— William Osler
Personally, I do not see in Canada it would be a feasible thing if any Ministry organized taking over both the Health and the Disease of the entire community... even in the most favourable circumstances... there would be that absence of competition and that sense of independence... I do not believe it would be good for the profession or good for the Public.
— William Osler
The plight of uninsured children, elderly persons, and so many others whose lack of health insurance is genuinely a national scandal.
— William Levada