Best 5 498 of Body quotes - MyQuotes
Why waste your life working for a few shillings a week in a scullery, eighteen hours a day, when a woman could earn a decent wage by selling her body instead?
When a human being is brought up with the concern of simply taking care of his body and the external aspect of his life, he is acting as though he is only biomass
Oh my god. I just hung around with an unpretty person. Excuse me while I go home to scrub myself with expensive body wash and a pink loofah, to rid myself of the unpretty germs.
Adolescence involves our nutty-desperate-ecstatic-rash psychological efforts to come to terms with new bodies and outrageous urges.
Your body is only the garage for your soul.
Joyce Carol Oates
And that's the insult of it, how always it comes back to a woman being a "good" mother in the world's eyes or a "bad" mother, how everything in a woman's life is funneled through her body between her legs.
An unhealthy soul requires a healthy body.
I had been a feminist all my life, but the big problem was how to make your feminism jibe with you unappeasable hunger for male bodies.
Logan Pearsall Smith
We grow with years more fragile in body, but morally stutter, and can throw off the chill of a bad conscience almost at once.
The soul shares not the body's test.
My body is very nice to me. I have a lucky physique - I just don't take weight on.
I was always aware that Jack loved women not only for their bodies but for the stories that came into being as they interacted with him-they were part of his “road,” the infinite range of experience that always had to remain open to fuel his work.
I hope that I have a body of work by the time that I'm done with all of this that I'm proud of. Certainly the cornerstone will always be Wonder Woman and I love her.
Welcome to your body.
William Butler Yeats
A mermaid found a swimming lad, Picked him up for her own, Pressed her body to his body, Laughed; and plunging down Forgot in cruel happiness That even lovers drown.
Sometimes it's just enough to keep your body moving. I get depressed if I don't move.
Studies show that organically grown crops produce more of the things (ascorbic acid, lycopenes, resveratrol, flavonols in general, etc) that our bodies need and also have less toxic residue. Science is still catching up with this. J. Agric. Food. Chem. Vol. 51, no. 5, 2003.
When indeed shall we learn that we are all related one to the other, that we are all members of one body?
I see an ocean that’s spilled out of a wineglass, its body clear and sparkling and folding over itself. I see a ribbon of sand.
The student body was huge at UT and you had to mature pretty quick, very quick actually. I enjoyed it and it helped me a lot in my life in general - not only in the classroom but on the baseball field as well.
Sex is essentially deep. We become what we do with our bodies, and there is no deeper act than sex.
I'm happy to have a physical part in 'High Tension,' in 'Hereafter,' and in a lot of French movies and Belgian movies. But its not by chance directors choose me for physical parts. I like to do that. I like to tell a story also with the body. It's important, because you can tell a lot of things.
I fought, I fought harder . . . but one cell at a time, panic crept into my body, taking me over.
Of all the things a body loves, predictability is one of them.
But centaurs never existed; there could never be So to speak a double nature in a single body Or a double body composed of incongruous parts With a consequent disparity in the faculties. The stupidest person ought to be convinced of that.
...The body is affected by the image of the thing, in the same way as if the thing were actually present.
This body had carried me through a hard life. It looked exactly the way it was supposed to.
Costa Rica is not afraid to go before any international body.
I think that all the years of exposure to amps and electricity has altered my body chemistry.
Those men who destroy a healthful constitution of body by intemperance as manifestly kill themselves as those who hang or poison or drown themselves.
Writers, especially when they act in a body and with one direction, have great influence on the public mind.
Leonardo Da Vinci
The boundaries of bodies are the least of all things.
However you disguise slavery, it is slavery still. Its chains, though wreathed with roses, not only fasten on the body but rivet on the mind.
Fatigue is here, in my body, in my legs and eyes. That is what gets you in the end. Faith is only a word, embroidered.
Ruth St. Denis
Our bodies are at once the receiving and transmitting stations for life itself. It is the highest wisdom to recognize this fact and train our bodies to render them sensitive and responsive to nature, art and religion.
Hermann Von Helmholtz
A moving body whose motion was not retarded by any resisting force would continue to move to all eternity.
Nobodies are created by bad attitudes and sin. God had no time creating nobodies!
Humility is the conscious awareness and acceptance of eternity as your body.
You ought not attempt to cure the eyes without the head, or the head without the body, so neither ought you attempt to cure the body without the soul.
It is amazing how much crisper the general experience of life becomes when your body is given a chance to develop a little strength.
As you get closer to equality, you get more pornography. True patriarchal societies like Saudi Arabia do not allow pornography because women are not allowed to turn their bodies into a commodity; women are chattel.
My weird thing is, I only tan my legs. My whole body's covered in the shade, and I tan my legs.
You are a dynamic whole greater than the sum of your parts. By integrating your body, mind, and emotions through training, you reshape your life.
Everyone you meet in your life - even total strangers - are already intimately connected to you. The idea that we are all separate and distinct beings is nothing but an illusion. We are all parts of a larger whole, like individual cells in a body.
Food and clothes sustain Body and life; I advise you to learn Being as is. When it's time, I move my hermitage and go, And there's nothing To be left behind.
Naturally, my body language changes given whatever environment I'm in.
Cancer of the body is considered better however this cancer tends to become 'mental' (of the mind); it can actually ruin infinite lifetimes!
I think when I was younger, it was like - who cares? You don't realize the longterm effects. It takes its toll, which is I think why I'm better about it and take care of my body now more than ever.
To me, the mind and body are one. I'm very transparent, in a way, and people can very easily make out what mood I'm in.
For me, the most enjoyable type of singing is opera. It allows you to move, to wear a costume ... to do something with your body. When singing in concert you have to stand up in front of the audience, next to the conductor, which is less natural.