When the patient loves his disease, how unwilling he is to allow a remedy to be applied.
When a lot of remedies are suggested for a disease, that means it can't be cured.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all; too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
Hastiness and superficiality are the psychic diseases of the 20th century, and more than anywhere else this disease is reflected in the press.
When thought becomes excessively painful, action is the finest remedy.
Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?
It is extremely difficult to say how long the process actually took to finally achieve my fragrance, Boudoir, because there was a lot of time waiting around for other people.
Often the remedy is deemed the highest good because it helps so many.
Learn to laugh. Seriousness is a sin, and it is a disease. Laughter has tremendous beauty, a lightness. It will bring lightness to you, and it will give you wings to fly.
It's far more important to know what person the disease has than what disease the person has.
Love is a serious mental disease.
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
I would like to recapture that freshness of vision which is characteristic of extreme youth when all the world is new to it.
For somehow this disease inheres in tyranny, never to trust one's friends.
A lot of people like to do certain things, but they're not that good at it. Keep going through the things that you like to do, until you find something that you actually seem to be extremely good at. It can be anything.
Once a disease has entered the body, all parts which are healthy must fight it: not one alone, but all. Because a disease might mean their common death. Nature knows this; and Nature attacks the disease with whatever help she can muster.
To compose our character is our duty, not to compose books, and to win, not battles and provinces, but order and tranquility in our conduct. Our great and glorious masterpiece is to live appropriately.
Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease.
Consciousness is a disease.
They certainly give very strange names to diseases.
It's not catastrophes, murders, deaths, diseases, that age and kill us; it's the way people look and laugh, and run up the steps of omnibuses.
No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
For somehow this is tyranny's disease, to trust no friends.
Working hard is very important. You're not going to get anywhere without working extremely hard.
Poison is in everything, and no thing is without poison. The dosage makes it either a poison or a remedy.