Favorite Quotations ~  Survival, 2 Home Comforts

"I'm not a dreamer, and I'm not saying this will initiate any kind of definitive answer or cure to cancer, but I believe in miracles. I have to." ~ Terry Fox

Health, Mind, & Body

An individual doesn’t get cancer, a family does. ~ Terry Tempest Williams

Each of us makes his own weather, determines the color of the skies in the emotional universe which he inhabits. ~ Fulton Sheen

The idea of taking charge of one's medical program is the single most common practice among survivors. It is the cornerstone of a strategic recovery plan. ~ Greg Anderson

I would say the number one thing with cancer is not to let it scare you because when you are afraid, it destroys your immune system. ~ Tammy Faye

If you think it's going to rain, it will. ~ Clint Eastwood

Live your life while you have it. Life is a splendid gift. There is nothing small about it. ~ Florence Nightingale

I just wish people would realize that anything's possible, if you try; dreams are made, if people try.~ Terry Fox

Now I've learned the hard way that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end. ~ Gilda Radner

Every morning I wake up saying, “I’m still alive-- a miracle,” so I keep pushing. ~ Jacques Cousteau

I was a victim; I don't dwell on it. ~ Tina Turner

Someone once said "The only thing that will be left after a nuclear holocaust is Cher and cockroaches." I think that's funny, because, you know, I am a survivor. If I am anything, that's what I am. ~ Cher, People: 100 Greatest Tv Stars of Our Time

Rage to survive. ~ Etta James