Top 100 Quotes About Ills

#1. Despotism often presents itself as the repairer of all the ills suffered, the support of just rights, defender of the oppressed, and founder of order.

Alexis De Tocqueville

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#2. Of all wines, Champagne is the one that is the anytime drink, the panacea for all ills, the best bottle for any occasion and absolutely the only solution when there is something to celebrate.

Serena Sutcliffe

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#3. We criticise corruption in others, but are blind to our own dishonesty. We hate others who do wrong and commit crimes, blithely ignoring our own misdeeds, big and small. We vehemently blame Raavan for all our ills, refusing to acknowledge that we created the mess we find ourselves in.

Amish Tripathi

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#4. I am far from denying that newspapers in democratic countries lead citizens to do very ill-considered things in common; but without newspapers there would be hardly any common action at all. So they mend many more ills than they cause.

Alexis De Tocqueville

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#5. Social ills: teenage pregnancy, gangs, children with behavioral problems. All these things can be alleviated if kids got more physical activity for starters.

Edwin Moses

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#6. Few things in this world more trouble people than poverty, or the fear of poverty; and, indeed, it is a sore affliction; but, like all other ills that flesh is heir to, it has its antidote, its reliable remedy. The judicious application of industry, prudence and temperance is a certain cure.

Hosea Ballou

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#7. Old age is the harbor of all ills.

Wilfred Bion

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#8. Unions are susceptible to the same ills that befall all human societies.

Tony Kushner

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#9. How often are the beauties of nature unheeded by man, who, musing on past ills, brooding over the possible calamities of the future, building castles in the air, or wrapped up in his own self-love and self-importance, forgets to look abroad, or looks with a vacant stare.

Almira Hart Lincoln Phelps

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#10. We possess within us a force of incalculable power, which if we direct it in a conscious and wise manner, gives us the mastery of ourselves and allows us not only to escape from physical and mental ills, but also to live in relative happiness.

Emile Coue

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#11. I speak of honor-your honor to God-your honor to country-your honor to self. I sincerely believe it to be the cure to most of our ills, both on a national or individual basis.

Ezra Taft Benson

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#12. In the opinion of the anarchist, the sum total of human ills is expressed in one word-authority.

Albert Meltzer

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#13. We have all our playthings. Happy are they who are contented with those they can obtain; those hours are spent in the wisest manner that can easiest shade the ills of life, and are the least productive of ill consequences.

Mary Wortley Montagu

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#14. If I could prescribe only one remedy for all the ills of the modern world, I would prescribe silence.

Soren Kierkegaard

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#15. Were I to pray for a taste which should stand me in good stead under every variety of circumstances and be a source of happiness and a cheerfulness to me during life and a shield against its ills, however things might go amiss and the world frown upon me, it would be a taste for reading.

John Herschel

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#16. There are two medicines for all ills: time and silence.

Alexandre Dumas

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#17. The fundamental cure for all human ills is everywhere one and the same: to raise one's consciousness. In

Paramahansa Yogananda

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#18. Over-population is the 'cause of drive-by shootings' and other social ills, but the root of the problem is Christianity, which posits that people are more important than sea otters and elephants.

Ted Turner

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#19. We must make the best of those ills which cannot be avoided.

Clarence Day

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#20. I have this feeling that immigrants unwittingly help to keep peace between nations by being scapegoats for national ills that would otherwise be blamed on neighbours.

Agona Apell

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#21. We are made for action, and activity is the sovereign remedy for all physical ills.

Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor

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#22. As a remedy against all ills - poverty, sickness, and melancholy - only one thing is absolutely necessary: a liking for work

Charles Baudelaire

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#23. Opinions have caused more ills than the plague or earthquakes on this little globe of ours.


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#24. Ignorance is the root of many ills. Knowledge must be the fundamental ally of nations that aspire, despite all their tragedies and problems, to become truly emancipated, to build a better world.

Fidel Castro

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#25. In the future, people will blame the Eighties for all societal ills in the same way that people have previously blamed the Sixties. The various Thatcherite Big Bangs - monetarism, deregulation, libertarianism - have been working their way through the culture ever since.

Peter York

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#26. I do not understand a mind which sees a gracious beneficence in spending money to slay and maim human beings in almost unimaginable numbers and deprecates the expenditure of a smaller sum to patch up the ills of mankind.

Harry S. Truman

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#27. Evil is to be found not within things, but in the value judgements which people bring to bear upon things. People can therefore be cured of their ills only if they are persuaded to change their value judgements,

Donald Robertson

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#28. All the ills of mankind spring from belonging to a race, a nation, a city, a group of some kind. The ideal would be to belong to none, and to care for allbut who is capable of that?

Louis Dudek

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#29. Unlike Paul Newman, who seems to think that salad dressing is the cure-all for America's ills, I'm a man of action.

Stephen Colbert

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#30. Dr. Brainard Keyes Bullard, President of Wyandotte College, said in an address tonight that most of the worlds ills can be traced to the fact that Mans knowledge of himself has not kept pace with his knowledge of the physical world.

Kurt Vonnegut

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#31. It's a great comfort to some people to groan over their imaginary ills.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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#32. The fact that we became a nation and immediately separated church and state - it has saved us from all the misery that has beset mankind with inquisitions, internecine and civil wars, and other assorted ills.

Dumas Malone

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#33. Oh, father!" he said, "how the fear and oppression of ages are gone like a cloud swallowed up of space. Oh, father! are not all human ills doomed thus to vanish at last in the eternal fire of the love-burning God? - An

George MacDonald

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#34. Human wisdom makes as ill use of her talent when she exercises it in rescinding from the number and sweetness of those pleasures that are naturally our due, as she employs it favorably and well in artificially disguising and tricking out the ills of life to alleviate the sense of them.

Michel De Montaigne

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#35. I learned that economics was not an exact science and that the most erudite men would analyze the economic ills of the world and derive a totally different conclusion.

Edith Summerskill, Baroness Summerskill

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#36. There is no short and easy road, no magic cure for those ills which have afflicted mankind from the dawn of history.

Frank B. Kellogg

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#37. A soul exasperated in ills, falls out
With everything, its friend, itself.

Joseph Addison

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#38. He spent the morning following her, nodding politely as she denounced the Russians for various earthly ills, and a few - volcanoes, winter, her arthritic hips - that fell within God's jurisdiction.

Anthony Marra

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#39. The seven ages of man: spills, drills, thrills, bills, ills, pills and wills.

Richard J. Needham

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#40. Growth is a panacea for many ills in society; not entirely, but many.

P. Chidambaram

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#41. Osteopath
One who argues that all human ills are caused by the pressure of hard bone upon soft tissue. The proof of his theory isto be found in the heads of those who believe it.

H.L. Mencken

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#42. Here is a fact: nothing in all civilization has been as productive as ludicrous ambition. Whatever its ills, nothing has created more. Cathedrals, sonatas, encyclopedias: love of God was not behind them, nor love of life. But the love of man to be worshiped by man.

Tom Rachman

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#43. Paralysis, anxiety stomachs, arthritis and many ills and aberrations have been relieved by auditing them. An E-Meter shows them up and makes them confess their misdeeds. They are probably just compartments of the mind which, cut off, begin to act as though they were persons.

Lawrence Wright

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#44. He that lacks time to mourn, lacks time to mend:
Eternity mourns that. 'Tis an ill cure
For life's worst ills to have no time to feel them.

Henry Taylor

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#45. Sometimes you see how humanity can rise above any kind of cultural ills and hate that a person's capacity to love and communicate and forgive can be bigger than anything else.

Viola Davis

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#46. Pity is often a reflection of our own evils in the ills of others. It is a delicate foresight of the troubles into which we may fall.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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#47. Forgiveness is all-powerful. Forgiveness heals all ills.

Catherine Ponder

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#48. In order to be happy, think of the ills you have been spared.

Joseph Joubert

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#49. This attitude is basic human nature. We'd rather look outward and blame others for ills that befall us than point the finger at ourselves.

Amish Tripathi

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#50. But we can't alibi all our ills by just knocking the old banker. First he loaned the money, then the people all at once wanted it back, and he didn't have it. Now he's got it again, and is afraid to loan it, so the poor devil don't know what to do.

Will Rogers

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#51. People think that food cheers you up, that a doughnut cures all ills, but this only works for trivial complaints. When real disaster strikes, food chokes you.

Helena Dela

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#52. Though plunged in ills and exercised in care,
Yet never let the noble mind despair.

Wendell Phillips

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#53. We often assume that if we are good people we will not suffer the ills of the world.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

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#54. Who can sum up all the ills the women of a nation suffer from war? They have all of the misery and none of the glory; nothing to mitigate their weary waiting and watching for the loved ones who return no more.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

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#55. I came in contact with every known Indian anarchist in London. Their bravery impressed me, but I felt that their zeal was misguided. I felt that violence was no remedy for India's ills, and that her civilisation required the use of a different and higher weapon for self-protection.
- Hind Swaraj

Mahatma Gandhi

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#56. We deem those happy who from the experience of life have learnt to bear its ills without being overcome by them.

Carl Jung

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#57. To those leaders around the globe who seek to sow conflict, or blame their society's ills on the West - know that your people will judge you on what you can build, not what you destroy.

Barack Obama

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#58. This low-fat idea that's been drummed into our heads and bellies is completely off-base and deeply responsible for most of our modern ills.

David Perlmutter

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#59. Automobiles are often conveniently tagged as the villains responsible for the ills of cities and the disappointments and futilities of city planning. But the destructive effect of automobiles are much less a cause than a symptom of our incompetence at city building.

Jane Jacobs

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#60. O Death the Healer, scorn thou not, I pray, To come to me: of cureless ills thou art The one physician. Pain lays not its touch Upon a corpse.


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#61. All the ills of democracy can be cured by more democracy.

Al Smith

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#62. Of all human ills, greatest is fortune's wayward tyranny.


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#63. We face a humanity that is too precious to neglect. We know a remedy for the ills of the world too wonderful to withhold. We have a Christ who is too glorious to hide. We have an adventure that is too thrilling to miss.

Theodore Williams

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#64. Life is short, but its ills make it seem long.

Publilius Syrus

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#65. When desperate ills demand a speedy cure, Distrust is cowardice, and prudence folly.

Samuel Johnson

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#66. True heroism consists in being superior to the ills of life, in whatever shape they may challenge us to combat.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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#67. Work is a sovereign remedy for all ills, and a man who loves to work will never be unhappy.

Ellen Swallow Richards

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#68. A good man may make the best even of poverty and disease, and the other ills of life; but he can only attain happiness under the opposite conditions


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#69. I think it is important for our society to wonder why it has lately become so ready to accept that human woe can be cured or soothed by chemicals. These chemicals do not alter or reform the ills of our civilisation. They adapt the human being to them.

Peter Hitchens

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#70. A husband is a plaster that cures all the ills of girlhood.


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#71. The only cure for all social ills in our world today is the discovery and creation of more and more ordinary everyday heroes.

Jeroninio Almeida

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#72. Real pain can alone cure us of imaginary ills. We feel a thousand miseries till we are lucky enough to feel misery.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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#73. Ills are many, blessings few,
but dreams tonight will shelter you.

Thomas Pynchon

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#74. A reformer is a man who sees the world's superficial ills and sets out to cure them by aggravating the more basic ills.

Fernando Pessoa

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#75. Vices are ingredients of virtues just as poisons are ingredients of remedies. Prudence mixes and tempers them and uses them effectively against life's ills.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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#76. Democratic systems based on the concept of a homogeneous nation such as England are very definitely not applicable to heterogeneous countries such as India, and this simple fact is the root cause of India's constitutional ills.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah

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#77. A child with minimal video and TV exposure ... might be more naive about social ills but at the same time more sophisticated in inner direction, self-discipline, and the realities of her actual physical world.

Diane Medved

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#78. There is a graceless human tendency to wish upon others the ills visited upon oneself. Instead of pointing successors towards short cuts, you relish seeing them clambering through identical hoops.

Michela Wrong

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#79. Our age gives the more receptive among the young such a sense of social responsibility that one is inclined at times to fear that social interests may encroach upon individual development, that a knowledge of all the ills affecting the community may act as too powerful a damper on the joys of youth.

Ellen Key

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#80. Was I right?" she asked him. "Was I right to make a stand against what I believed to be wrong? Even though many ills have come from it? I have been asking myself this a lot lately. I must be quiet in my conscience.

Alison Weir

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#81. I have caught more ills from people sneezing over me and giving me virus infections than from kissing dogs.

Barbara Woodhouse

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#82. It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.


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#83. My father said I should become a doctor and do science in my spare time, which in retrospect might not have been a bad idea, but I wasn't interested in taking care of people's ills.

Sheldon Lee Glashow

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#84. In Udi's vocabulary, Jewish was equated with the ills of exile: rootless parasitic, superstitious. Yet here, in the Western Wall's solitary dignity, was beauty. In this world of stone, he felt softness; in this quarry of memory, peace.

Yossi Klein Halevi

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#85. To the extent that the West is to blame at all for the ills of the Third World it is to the extent that the West created Marx and his successors, among whom must be numbered many of those who advised the Third World leaders in post-war years.

Margaret Thatcher

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#86. It is frightening how dependent on drugs we are all becoming and how easy it is for doctors to prescribe them as the universal panacea for our ills.

Prince Charles

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#87. Revolutionaries are insomniacs, too afraid of history's nightmare to sleep, too troubled by the world's ills to be less than awake.

Viet Thanh Nguyen

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#88. This paranoid Islam, which blames outsider, 'infidels', for all the ills of Muslim societies, and whose proposed remedy is the closing of those societies to the rival project of modernity, is presently the fastest growing version of Islam in the world.

Salman Rushdie

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#89. I thought at the time that it was noble to bear the ills one had silently. But not so silently that others didn't know one was bearing them.

Maya Angelou

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#90. Most of the major ills of the world have been caused by well-meaning people who ignored the principle of individual freedom, except as applied to themselves, and who were obsessed with fanatical zeal to improve the lot of mankind.

Henry Grady Weaver

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#91. Love is the only way to rescue humanity from all ills, and in it you too have the only method of saving your people from enslavement.

Mahatma Gandhi

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#92. Despite the ills of our society, we largely live among compassionate, kind and optimistic people who are striving to do good. [ ... ] Learn how to be happy and keep this in mind: You can't be happy unless you stop being afraid.

Homer Hickam

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#93. All of us are subject to being passive to the social ills around us. It's a struggle not to become, by staying silent, an accomplice.

Mary Travers

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#94. If one purges all subsequent additions from the original teachings of the Prophets and Christianity, especially those of the priests, one is left with a doctrine that is capable of curing all the social ills of humankind. Statement

Albert Einstein

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#95. It may be romantic to search for the salves of society's ills in slow-moving rustic surroundings, or among innocent, unspoiled provincials, if such exist, but it is a waste of time.

Jane Jacobs

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#96. Truth is the only good and the purest pity ... Men lie for profit or for pity. All lies turn to poison, but a lie that is told for pity or shame breeds such a host of ills that no power on earth can compass their redemption.

Storm Jameson

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#97. God prescribes the remedy for the ills of the human race. That remedy is personal faith and commitment to Jesus Christ. The remedy is to be born again.

Billy Graham

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#98. To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another.


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#99. One cannot be too extreme in dealing with social ills; the extreme thing is generally the true thing.

Emma Goldman

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#100. The swallows, fleeing before the hoopoes, shall have all flocked together in one place, and shall refrain them from all amorous commerce, then will be the end of all the ills of life; yea, and Zeus, which doth thunder in the skies, shall set above what was erst below ...


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