If you’re not feeling well or just coming over a cold; hopefully, these sick quotes will uplift you. No matter how good we feel, there will be moments in our lives where we feel under the weather. Speaking of being under the weather, what does this term even mean? Well, according to many sites, it’s a nautical term that originates from a time when sailors would get sick sailing the open seas. If they felt ill, they generally would be sent below the ship’s deck where they would be sheltered from the harsh weather; hence the term, under the weather.
Here are 53 sick quotes and images when you aren’t feeling your best but on your way to good health again!
1) Let the sick quotes begin!
“Sickness is a thing of the spirit.” – Proverb
“…Sickness is an illusion, to be annihilated by science…” – Sick quotes by Mary Baker Eddy
“As I look around, I get this sinking feeling that we’re off track, that there’s something sick in the soul of our country. I examine the fruit that’s hanging on the tree of America, and I can see that it’s rotting. And that concerns me deeply.” – Sick quotes by Kirk Cameron
“Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.” – Sick quotes by Mark Twain
5) Sick feeling quotes when you feel like calling in sick.
“My bed wasn’t feeling well this morning so I stayed home to take care of it.” – Anonymous
“Being sick feels like you’re wearing someone else’s glasses.” – Megan Boyle
7) Sick quotes definitely don’t come on horsebacks.
“Sickness comes on horseback but departs on foot.” – Proverb
“Diseases crucify the soul of man, attenuate our bodies, dry them, wither them, rivel them up like old apples, make them as so many Anatomies.” – Robert Burton
9) Quotes for when you feel sick from eating too much.
“Ever eat so much you feel sick? Isn’t that the best?” – Jim Gaffigan
10) When your sick quotes are from being homesick
“Every time I was playing basketball, I felt sick to my stomach. I didn’t realize that feeling was having to leave my family – having to leave my sister, who can’t even communicate with me when I’m gone.” – Elena Delle Donne
11) The kingdom of the well and the kingdom of sick quotes.
“Everyone who is born holds dual citizenship, in the kingdom of the well and in the kingdom of the sick. Although we all prefer to use only the good passport, sooner or later each of us is obliged, at least for a spell, to identify ourselves as citizens of that other place.” – Susan Sontag
“The fact that we are living does not mean we are not sick.” – Joseph Brodsky
13) Sick quotes from the flu.
“I feel bad for the flu if it has to spend time in my body.” – Anonymous
“The feeling of being sick, but you are not really sick. You are just sad, upset, unhappy. You just feel like laying in bed all day.” – Anonymous
15) Inspiring sick quotes.
“For every ailment under the sun, There is a remedy, or there is none, If there be one, try to find it; If there be none, never mind it.” – Mother Goose
“When I was sick, you gave me bitter pills, And I must minister the like to you.” – William Shakespeare
17) Gain control with sick quotes.
“If you have the feeling of choice, if you feel free, you will be better off. And when I say better off I mean that if people feel they have control over their lives, they call in for fewer sick days from work. They have a lesser probability of having a heart attack or stroke. They live longer. They’re happier.” – Sheena Iyengar
18) Sick quotes that prove health is the most important thing.
“Health is not valued till sickness comes.” – Thomas Fuller
19) Music and sick quotes.
“My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary.” – Martin Luther
“I reckon being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill and is not obliged to work till one is better.” – Samuel Butler
21) The condition of sick quotes.
“If you start to think of your physical and moral condition, you usually find that you are sick.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“Illness is the most heeded of doctors: to goodness and wisdom we only make promises; pain we obey.” – Marcel Proust
23) Make medicine sick with sick quotes.
“I’m so mean I make medicine sick!” – Muhammad Ali
24) Sick quotes for when you’re feeling sick.
“In depression, you’re flattened. Your energy level is gone. When I’m anxious, I tend to have more energy. But it depends on the nature of the anxiety. The anxiety to finish something would seem to be more productive than the anxiety that says, You’re feeling sick.” – Lynne Tillman
25) Funny sick memes featuring the Minions!
“Being sick is just your body’s way of saying you’re way too awesome and you need to slow down so everyone else can catch up.” – Minions
“I think you are suffering from a lack of vitamin me.” – Minions
27) Sick quotes by Michael Moore.
“It should be a crime to make a profit off somebody being sick.” – Michael Moore
“Just because you’re not sick doesn’t mean you’re healthy.” – Anonymous
29) Sick life quotes?
“My illness is life itself.” – William Saroyan
“You might be feeling sick or a little down, but the second you hit the stage and hear the crowd, you’re ready to perform. That’s what a true performer is.” – Mark McGrath
31) Sick quotes are also a poetical thing.
“The most poetical thing in the world is not being sick.” – G.K. Chesterton
“Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self.” – Kahlil Gibran
33) More funny sick quotes when you’re not getting any respect.
“My mother had morning sickness after I was born.” – Rodney Dangerfield
34) Nurses and sick quotes.
“Nurses – One of the few blessings of being ill.” – Sara Moss-Wolfe
35) Old age and sick quotes.
“Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.” – Felix Frankfurter
“In order to change, we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.” – Anonymous
“Physical ills are the taxes laid upon this wretched life; some are taxed higher, and some lower, but all pay something.” – Lord Chesterfield
38) Sick quotes and sick days.
“I’m saving my sick days for when I’m feeling better.” – Salma Hayek
39) Are you sick and tired of these quotes yet?
“I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired.” – Fannie Lou Hamer
“Sickness is the vengeance of nature for the violation of her laws.” – Charles Simmons
41) Love sick quotes.
“I start to feel sick when I picture you out of my life.” – Anonymous
“Symptoms, then are in reality nothing but the cry from suffering organs.” – Jean-Martin Charcot
43) Get control with sick quotes.
“The reason many people in our society are miserable, sick, and highly stressed is because of an unhealthy attachment to things they have no control over.” – Steve Maraboli
44) Feel yourself again with sick quotes.
“Time will pass; These moods will pass; And I will eventually, be myself again.” – Anonymous
45) Nothing wrong with sick quotes.
“‘Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.” – Henry David Thoreau
46) Sick quotes are the answer.
“Treat a sick man with the medicine and a sad man with the music.” – Amit Kalantri
47) Feel better with sick quotes.
“I want to sleep until I feel better.” – Anonymous
“I was feeling as sick as the proverbial donkey.” – Mick McCarthy
49) NyQuil and sick quotes go together well.
“What am I drinking? NyQuil on the rocks, for when you’re feeling sick but sociable.” – Mitch Hedberg
“When you sit down and play your music for someone you respect, you get that feeling in your stomach of like: ‘Oh my God…’ You know if it’s not great because you start to feel sick.” – Raine Maida
51) Oh no! We’ve almost reached the end of sick quotes…
“The worst thing you can do to a person with an invisible illness is to make them feel like they need to prove how sick they are.” – Anonymous
“You can’t have healing without sickness.” – T.D. Jakes
53) Powerful sick quotes.
“Your illness does not define you. Your strength and courage does.” – Anonymous
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