Healing & Health
Quotes To Live By

Let food be thy medicine, thy medicine shall be thy food - Hippocrates - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

These health quotes are all positive and inspirational words of wisdom about being healthy and also about healing. Keeping uplifted and positive is vitally important towards all aspects of our life, but none is felt more than in the health of our body and mind. The Law of Attraction teaches us that all illness and diseases are unconscious self-creations that we create because of an aspect of our thinking and belief system that is not in alignment with our Source. Not everyone is ready to accept the 'idea' that we create everything in our lives, but even those who are don't agree, will still find an upliftment from reading and pondering on these positive health quotes.

For more wise words on health and healing there also is a page of Health Sayings from unknown sources.

Healing & Health quotes are listed alphabetically on surname/source

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Anytime you have physical discomfort of any kind, whether you call it emotional or physical pain within your body, it ALWAYS means the same thing: "I have a desire that is summoning energy, but I have a belief that is not allowing, so I've created resistance in my body." The solution, every single time, to the releasing of discomfort and pain is the relaxation and the reaching for the feeling of relief.

No sickness would exist on this planet it your contrast hadn't carved out wellness... that you're not allowing.

Someone asked us recently, "Is there any limitation to the body's ability to heal?" And we said, "None, other than the belief that you hold." And he said, "Then why aren't people growing new limbs?" And we said, "Because no one believes that they can."

When you FEEL healthy and vital and alive and prosperous...  You attract more of all those things.

When you feel healthy and vital and alive and prosperous, you attract more of all those things - Abraham-Hicks - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
Every loving thought is true. Everything else is an appeal for healing and help, regardless of the form it takes.

Healing is accomplished the instant the sufferer no longer sees any value in pain.

Health is the result of relinquishing all attempts to use the body lovelessly.

Illness is some form of external searching. Health is inner peace.

Once your mind is healed it radiates health, and thereby teaches healing.

The acceptance of peace is the denial of illusion, and sickness is an illusion.

The body does not exist except as a learning device for the mind.

The body is the symbol of what you think you are.

The ego always seeks to divide and separate. The Holy Spirit always seeks to unify and heal.

The sick are healed as you let go of all thoughts of sickness, and the dead are raised when you let thoughts of life replace all thoughts you ever held of death.

There is nothing the power of God cannot do. Your Holiness, then, can remove all pain, can end all sorrow, and can solve all problems.

Those who are healed become instruments of healing.

When you are sad know this need not be. Depression comes from a sense of being deprived of something you want and do not have. Remember that you are deprived of nothing except by your own decision, and then decide otherwise.

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Astrid Alauda
Don't chain your worries to your body. The burden soon becomes heavy and your health will give too much of itself to pick up the extra load.

You must weed your mind as you would weed your garden.

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Hassaan Ali
Mother’s hug.. The only drug that works every time, costs nothing and has no side effects.

Henri Frederic Amiel

Henri Frederic Amiel  1821 - 1881
There is no curing a sick man who believes himself to be in health.


Aristotle  384BC - 322BC
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.

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A faithful friend is the medicine of life.

Black Elk

Black Elk  1863 - 1950
I cured with the power that came through me. Of course, it was not I who cured, it was the power from the Outer World; the visions and ceremonies only made me like a hole through which the power could come to the two-leggeds. If I thought that I was doing it myself, the hole would close up and no power could come through.

Pam Brown

Pam Brown  1948
Medicines may be necessary. Flowers lift the heart. But your smile is the best restorative of all.


Buddha  624BC - 543BC
Every human being is the author of his own health and disease.

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Health is the greatest gift, Contentment the greatest wealth, Faithfulness the best relationship. 

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Frances Hodgson Burnett   1849 - 1924 
What you have to do with your mind, when your body is miserable, is to make it think of something else.

John Burroughs

John Burroughs  1837 - 1921
I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.

Lord Byron

Lord Byron  1788 - 1824
Always laugh when you can...
it is a cheap medicine.

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Thomas Carlyle

Thomas Carlyle  1795 - 1881
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson  1907 - 1964
Those who contemplate the beauty of the Earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature - the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.

Rosanne Cash

Rosanne Cash  1955
Art and music are two of the most powerful healing forces in the universe.

Edgar Cayce

Edgar Cayce  1877 - 1945
The spirit is the life, the mind the builder and the body the result.

Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra  1946
Favour fresh, real food. You can be assured that you are offering your body anti-inflammatory nutrician.

Fill your plate with the colours of the rainbow.  What pleases the eye, pleases the body.

I teach people that, no matter what the situation is, no matter how chaotic, no matter how much drama is around you, you can heal by your presence. If you just stay within your centre.

If you consciously let your body take care of you, it will become your greatest ally and trusted partner.

It is never too late to begin creating the bodies we want, instead of the ones we mistakenly assume we are stuck with.

No matter how much it gets abused, the body can restore balance. The first rule is to stop interfering with nature.

One of the unique things about the human brain is that it can do only what it thinks it can do. The minute you say 'my memory isn't what it used to be' or 'I can't remember a thing today.' You are actually training your brain to live up to your diminished expectations.

Success, wealth, good health and nurturing relationships are by-products of happiness, not the cause.

Alan Cohen

Alan Cohen
Do what is healing to your spirit and without effort you will bring the world healing in return.

Do what is healing to your spirit and without effort you will bring the world healing in return - Alan Cohen - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Diana Cooper

Diana Cooper  1940
The answer to every problem is to raise your frequency.

Emile Coue

Emile Coue  1857 - 1926
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

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Binnie A. Dansby

Binnie A. Dansby
A thought planted in the mind and nourished by the breath, takes root in the heart of every cell in the body.

Healing begins in the moment a life-enhancing thought (an affirmation) is chosen to replace a life-diminishing thought, no matter how you may be feeling... no matter how much energy is moving or not moving in the body.

Panache Desai

Panache Desai
Your Soul Signature is your spiritual DNA - who you are at your core, the most authentic part of you. When we begin to tap into our inherent power, step out of the shadows of fear and self-doubt, and begin living and speaking our truth, we're healthier, happier and in harmony with ourselves.

Eileen Dielesen

Eileen Dielsen
Blessed are those who stand in the world offering their Light filled healing hands and hearts to transform humanity.

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Fyodor Dostoevsky  1821 - 1881
The Soul is healed by being with children.

The soul is healed by being with children - Fyodor Dostoevsky - Spiritual Quotes To Live ByLucy & Jessica (2006)

Wayne Dyer

Wayne Dyer  1940 - 2015
If you are unwell, don't ask to be healed, instead ask to be restored to that perfection from which you emanated.

There is no actual stress or anxiety in the world, your thoughts create these false beliefs.

Your physical self is inspired by a Divine force that beats its heart, digests its food and grows its fingernails, and this same force is receptive to endlessly abundant health.

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Mary Baker Eddy

Mary Baker Eddy  1821 - 1910
Health is not a condition of matter, but of mind.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson  1803 - 1882
The first wealth is health.

The measure of mental health is to find good everywhere.

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Emmet Fox

Martin Henry Fischer  1879 - 1962
Half of the modern drugs could well be thrown out of the window, except that the birds might eat them.

Here’s good advice for practice: go into partnership with nature; she does more than half the work and asks none of the fee.

In the sick room, ten cents worth of human understanding equals ten dollars worth of medical science.

It takes fifty years from the discovery of a principle in medicine to its adoption in practice.

Some day when you have time, look into the business of prayer, amulets, baths and poultices and discover much valuable therapy the profession has cast on the dump.

The first rule to proper diet? Ask them what they want and then give it to them. There are few exceptions.

The only equipment lack in the modern hospital? Somebody to meet you at the entrance with a handshake!

Chief Flat-Iron

Chief Flat-Iron 
From Wakan Tanka, the Great Mystery, comes all power. It is from Wakan Tanka that the holy man has wisdom and the power to heal and make holy charms. Man knows that all healing plants are given by Wakan Tanka, therefore they are holy. So too is the buffalo holy, because it is the gift of Wakan Tanka.

Chief Flying Hawk

Chief Flying Hawk  1854 - 1931
Nobody can be in good health if he does not have all the time fresh air, sunshine and good water.

Emmet Fox

Emmet Fox  1886 - 1951
Constant rhythmical movement is necessary to health and harmony.  Much ill health is due to emotional congestion.

There is no difficulty that enough love will not conquer; no disease that enough love will not heal; no door that enough love will not open... It makes no difference how deeply seated may be the trouble; how hopeless the outlook; how muddled the tangle; how great the mistake. A sufficient realization of love will dissolve it all. If only you could love enough you would be the happiest and most powerful being in the world.

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Jerry Frankhauser
Affirmations are like prescriptions for certain aspects of yourself you want to change.

Thomas Fuller

Thomas Fuller  1608 - 1661
Sickness is felt...
but health not at all.

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Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi  1869 - 1948
It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.

Kahlil Gibran

Kahlil Gibran  1883 - 1931
God made our bodies temples for our Souls, and they should be kept strong and clean to be worthy of the deity that occupies them.

Kyle Gray

Kyle Gray  1988
Your body is a miraculous space. It’s the home of your Soul. It knows what its doing - even with the tiniest of cuts it has a plan. Your role is to support it. Let your body do what it does best by giving it everything you know it needs and leaving behind the habits that hold it back. It’s your body - it’s your journey - make it amazing.

Pam Grout

Pam Grout  1956
Your thoughts and consciousness provide the scaffolding for your physical body.

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HA-Tony Neate

HA-Tony Neate
Healing is about transforming the consciousness, creating a resonance within a person so that the healing can reach them.

David R. Hawkins

David R. Hawkins  1927 - 2012
We are only subject to that which we hold in mind. The body will do what the mind believes.

What the mind believes, the body expresses.

When we heal something in ourselves, we heal it for the world.

Louise L. Hay

Louise L. Hay  1926 - 2017
For I am a Beloved child of the Universe and the Universe lovingly takes care of me. All is well in my world.

I am healthy, whole and complete.

I listen with love to my body's messages.

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.

We create every so called 'illness' in our body. The body, like everything else in life, is a mirror of our inner thoughts and beliefs. The body is always talking to us, if we will only take the time to listen. Every cell within your body responds to every single thought you think and every word you speak.

You can heal your life.


Hippocrates  460BC - 370BC
Let food be thy medicine. Thy medicine shall be thy food.

Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease.

Rest as soon as there is pain.

Robert Holden

Robert Holden  1964
A true healer helps you to remember and reconnect consciously with your inner light.

Making a wholehearted commitment to being happy is a powerful medicine.

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Hopi Proverb
When the grandmothers speak.. The Earth will be healed.

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Billy Joel

Billy Joel  1949
I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music.

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Miranda Kerr

Miranda Kerr  1983
I am a vibrant, healthy and joyful being of light and love.

Hazrat Inayat Khan

Hazrat Inayat Khan  1882 - 1927
Music should be healing.  Music should uplift the Soul.  Music should inspire.

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Bruce Lipton

Bruce Lipton  1944
A miraculous healing awaits this planet once we accept our new responsibility to collectively tend the Garden rather than fight over the turf.

Beliefs and thoughts alter cells in your body.

The moment you change your perception, is the moment you re-write the chemistry of your body.

Your biology is a reflection of your perception.

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John A. Logan
Music is the medicine of the mind.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  1807 - 1882
Joy, temperance and repose.. Slam the door on the doctor’s nose.

Richard Louv

Richard Louv  1949
Teach children to look at a flower and see all the things it represents: beauty, the health of an ecosystem, and the potential for healing.

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Suzanne Ward

Matthew-Suzanne Ward
Love is God’s sharing of Himself with all of His creations. Love is the healing force of the Universe. Love is within the Soul and needs only your allowance of those innate sensations of loving others and receiving their love for you. Love has no limitations, no boundaries to its capacity.

Adam McLeod

Adam McLeod
Every cell is influenced and directed by light.

Everyone has the ability to self-heal; we just have to learn how to do it. Energy healing requires flexibility for change and participation.

In health issues, expecting to get better is a huge step toward recovery.

Karl Menninger

Karl Menninger  1893 - 1990
Love cures people; the ones who receive the love, and the ones who give it, too.

Love is a medicine for the sickness of the world, a prescription often given, too rarely taken.

Henry Miller

Henry Miller  1891 - 1980
Nine-tenths of our sickness can be prevented by right thinking, plus right hygiene.

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Thomas Moore
Earth is not a platform for human life.  It's a living being.  We're not on it, but part of it.  It's health is our health.

Anita Moorjani

Anita Moorjani
Even though I was in a coma, I was aware of everything that was happening around me, I was aware of what everyone was saying, but I was also aware of what they were feeling.

Mourning Dove

Mourning Dove  1888 - 1936
aka Christal Quintasket 
Everything on Earth has a purpose, every disease a herb to cure it, and every person a mission. This is the Indian theory of existence.

Mourning Dove quote: Everything on Earth has a purpose, every disease a herb to cure it, and every person a mission. This is the Indian theory of existence. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Robert Muller

Robert Muller  1923 - 2010
A feeling of happiness is the best injection you can give to your being. It pervades all your systems, all your cells, flows and mechanisms. Happiness is the best remedy and stimulant for your being.

Do not try to ‘get rid’ of a sickness: instead, enhance your overall health, bathe in good health, so that your body, your 30 trillions cells and all your mechanisms will get the right positive currents, lubricants, encouragements and support.

Do you eat decayed food? No. Well, don't feed your mind with decayed books. Be as careful with the nutrition of your mind as you are with the nutrition of your body.

Encourage your trillions of faithful little cells through joy, happiness and confidence. Thank them, talk to them, sing to them.

Happiness is a main factor of good health.

Hope like love is a tremendous healing force. 

If you want to be happy, read and have books on happiness around you. If you want to be a healthy person, read health books and have health foods around you. If you want to be a spiritual person, read spiritual books and have spiritual objects around you.

Love is the most powerful ingredient of the will for life.

Sickness is stressed over heath by the medical and pharmaceutical professions.

The same way as the Hopis sing to their corn to make it grow, so should we sing to our whole being, to our body, to our eyes, to our heart, to our mind, to all our helpers of life, the trillions of little cells who work together to make us life. A mother sings to her child. She as very good reason for doing that. A couple sings and dances when falling in love. The whole world must become a Paradise and learn to sing and dance together. World cooperation must take the form of a festival, of a joyous love event.

Caroline Myss

Caroline Myss  1952
The Soul always knows what to do to heal itself.  The challenge is to silence the mind.

The soul always knows what to do to heal itself, the challenge is to silence the mind - Caroline Myss - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

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Christiane Northrup

Christiane Northrup
Illness is often a sign that you need to make an adjustment in your life path.

My body and its condition are a barometer that is always trying to tell me which direction to go for my maximum creativity, health and fulfillment. And, because I'm human, I get off track now and again but I can always get back on.

The bond between mother and child is the most intimate one in human experience. Love, welcome, and receptivity at the beginning of life greatly enhance a child’s health and happiness throughout her lifetime.

The inability to love and accept yourself and your humanity is at the heart of many illnesses. To be loved and accepted, you must start by loving yourself. If you have traits that you consider unlovable, you must love them anyway... it's a paradox.

Thoughts are an important part of your inner wisdom and they are very powerful. A thought held long enough and repeated often enough becomes a belief. A belief then becomes your biology.

True health begins with your thoughts. Thinking about comfort, strength, flexibility and youthfulness attracts those qualities into your life and body. Dwelling on illness, fear, disease and pain does just the opposite. Your work is to notice and change your thoughts and move them in the direction of health and happiness.

True health is only possible when we understand the unity of our minds, emotions, spirits and physical bodies.

Your beliefs are stronger than your genes.

Julian of Norwich

Julian of Norwich  1342 - 1416
All is well with my Soul.

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Michele Longo O'Donnell

Michele Longo O'Donnell
Healing becomes so simple once we turn from all this madness and choose to look long and hard at the Glory and Light which lies within us.

Healing is not something that must happen from outside ourselves, but instead is an unlocking of something so powerful, so available and so easily released from within each one... no matter who we are.

I now see all disease as an interruption in the intact and eternal state of perfection in which we are formed.

Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono  1933
Healing yourself is connected with healing others.

Sanaya Roman

Orin-Sanaya Roman
Light is a powerful source of healing. If there is any piece of discomfort in your body send it light.

Love creates healing.

William Osler

William Osler  1849 - 1919
One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.

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Plato  429BC - 347BC
The cure of many diseases is unknown to physicians because they are ignorant of the whole... For the part can never be well unless the whole is well.

Pierre Pradervand

Pierre Pradervand
When you pass a hospital, bless its patients in their present wholeness. For even in their suffering, this wholeness awaits in them, to be discovered.

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Proverb - Tibetan
The secret to living well and longer is…
Eat half. Walk double. Laugh triple. And love without measure.

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J.Z. Knight

Ramtha-J.Z. Knight
The greatest prayer you could ever pray, would be to laugh every day. For when you do, it elevates the vibratory frequency within your being such that you would heal your entire body.

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De Saint Real
Wisdom is to the Soul what health is to the body.

Anthony Robbins

Anthony Robbins  1960
Smiling and laughing set off biological processes that, in fact, make us feel good.

Anthony Robbins quote: Smiling and laughing set off biological processes that, in fact, make us feel good. Spiritual Quotes To Live ByKevin & Julie

Anthony Robbins

Anthony Robbins  1960
The way we move changes the way we think, feel, and behave. Movement affects our body’s chemistry.

Jim Rohn

Jim Rohn  1930 - 2009
Take care of your body...
It's the only place you have to live.

Gabrielle Roth

Gabrielle Roth  1941 - 2012
If you just set people in motion, they'll heal themselves.

Jalal Uddin Rumi

Jalal Uddi Rumi  1207 - 1273
Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder...
Help someone's Soul heal.

You already have the precious mixture that will make you well. Use it.

Walter Russell

Walter Russell  1871 - 1963
Love is the great insulator from every ill which can attack the body.

The healing principle is within man himself. Mans power to heal himself, or extend his healing power to others, is measured by his awareness of God in him.

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Seneca  4BC - 65AD
It is part of the cure to wish to be cured.

To wish to be well is part of becoming well.

Betty Shine

Betty Shine  1929 - 2002
At some time in the future scientists, physicians, mediums and healers will have to work together to perfect the science of the whole.

The replacement of negative thought with positive thought brings about a spiritual and physical change that can heal.

Susan Somerset-Webb

Susan Somerset-Webb
The time is here, my friends, to start taking back our power, to embrace the opportunities given us by the pioneers in the fields of Energy Psychology and Energy Medicine. Our hearts know this to be true.

Publilus Syrus

Publilus Syrus  1st Century BC
Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings.

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi  1893 - 1986
In every culture and in every medical tradition before ours, healing was accomplished by moving energy. 

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William Temple

William Temple  1628 - 1699

The greatest pleasure of life is love.
The greatest treasure, contentment.
The greatest possession, health.
The greatest ease is sleep.
The greatest medicine is a true friend.

Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa  1910 - 1997
The way you help heal the world is... you start with your own family.

Lao Tzu

Lao Tzu  600BC
Contentment is the greatest treasure. 
Health is the greatest possession.
Confidence is the greatest friend.

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Voltaire  1694 - 1788
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

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Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg  1971
Being fit is about being able to perform at your best, not necessarily just looking your best.

Alice Walker

Alice Walker  1944
I think writing really helps heal yourself. I think if you write long enough, you will be a healthy person. That is, if you write what you need to write, as opposed to what will make money or what will make fame.

Isaac Watts

Isaac Watts  1674 - 1748
Earth, thou great footstool of our God, who reigns on high; thou fruitful source of all our raiment, life, and food; our house, our parent, and our nurse.

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Serene West

Laughter is a melody
A concert from the heart
A tickling by the angels
Creative living art
Laughter heals and comforts
It’s something gentle, sometimes bold
Laughter is a freeing dance
Performed within the Soul

Serene West poem: Laughter is a melody, a concert from the heart, a tickling by the angels, creative living art, laughter heals and comforts.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde  1854 - 1900
I think it's very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not be defined by another person.

Anthony Douglas Williams

Anthony Douglas Williams
Love has the power to...cure, to heal, to calm, to change and to unite.  Use this power often.

Love has the power to cure, to heal, to calm, to change and to unite. Use this power often. - Anthony Douglas Williams - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Anthony Douglas Williams

Anthony Douglas Williams
We are here to heal, not harm.  We are here to love, not hate.  We are here to create, not destroy.

Marianne Williamson

Marianne Williamson  1952
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.

Joseph B. Wirthlin

Joseph B. Wirthlin  1917 - 2008
The place to cure most of the ills of society is in the homes of the people.

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