Osteopathic, Chiropractic Quotes, Epigrams and Sayings

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# 43. Osteopathy is founded upon, and sustained by, the laws of Nature.

# 44. Find it, fix it, and let it alone.
Andrew Taylor Still, DO

# 45. "Be sure the foundation is level and all will be well."
Andrew Taylor Still, DO

# 46. "Not only must you be able to locate the obstruction, but you must have the skill to remove it."
Andrew Taylor Still, DO

# 47. I find in man a miniature universe.
Andrew Taylor Still, DO

# 48. We can do no more than to deed and trust the laws of life as Nature gives them to man.

# 49. When we take up the principles, we get down to Nature. It is ever willing, self-caring, self-feeding and self-protecting.

# 50. To find health should be the object of the doctor. Anyone can find disease.

# 51. You will find cause for a man to reason that when they are all in their normal position that every part is in proper condition for health.

# 52. Has not nature's God been thoughtful enough to place in man all the elements and principles that the word "remedy" means?

# 53. Before you can go out in the world and fight the fight, you must master human anatomy and physical laws.
Andrew Taylor Still, DO

# 54. We look at the body in health as meaning perfection and harmony, not in one part, but in the whole.

# 55. We must have a perfect image of the normal articulations of the bone or bones that we wish to adjust.

# 56. I love my patients I see God in their faces and their form.
Andrew Taylor Still, DO

# 57. Let us not be governed today by what we did yesterday, nor tomorrow by what we do today, for day by day we must show progress.

# 58. I do not want to go back to God with less knowledge than when I was born. I want my footprints to make an impress on the field of reason. I have no desire to be a cat and walk so lightly that it never creates a disturbance. I want my footprints to be plainly seen by all...
Andrew Taylor Still, DO

# 1. There is a vast difference between treating effects and adjusting the cure.

# 2. The only failure one man should fear, is the failure to do his best.

# 3. Do not forget that chiropractors did not treat diseases. They adjust causes, whether acquired, spontaneous, or the result of accident.

# 4. Nature needs no help, just no interference.

# 5. The power that made the body, heals the body.

# 6. We Chiropractors work with the subtle substance of the soul. We release the prisoned impulse, the tiny rivulet of force that emanates from the mind and flows over the nerves to the cells and stirs them into life.

# 7. Have you more faith in a knife or a spoonful of medicine than in the Innate power that animates the internal living world?

# 8. The adjusted subluxation releases pressure upon nerves. That is a small thing. The released pressure restores health to a man. That is a big thing to that man.

# 9. Many people suffer with a constipation of thought and a diarrhea of words. Many a man has the eyesight of a hawk and the vision of a clam.

# 10. And with this Chiropractic adjustment I use all the power and energies moving this universe, to allow my fellow creatures the chance to live, free of disease.

# 11. Chiropractic embraces the science of life, the knowledge of how organisms act in health and disease, and also the art of adjusting the neuroskeleton.

# 12. Subluxations interfere with your body's ability to Play, Focus, Think, Heal, and Enjoy Life.

# 13. Chiropractic is a Science, Art and Philosophy

# 14. Youth is curious, and success is a game for curiosity seekers. Stay young!

# 15. Throw away your wishbone, straighten up your backbone, stick out your jawbone and go to it.

# 16. Man is a reasoning, very unreasonable manifestation of divine intelligence.

# 17. When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.

# 18. Chiropractic is health insurance. Premiums small. Dividends large.

# 19. Chiropractic is the key to health... don't lock yourself out.

# 20. An optimist is the one who sees a light where there is none. A pessimist is one who blows it out.

# 21. There is a power within -- a fountain head of unlimited resource -- and he who controls it controls circumstances instead of it controlling him.

# 22. I am a Chiropractor working with the sciences of the universe by turning on the life in man through the art of adjustment by using my hands.

# 23. The nervous system controls and coordinates all of the organs and structures of the human body.

# 24. Disease is a disturbed condition, not a thing or entity.

# 25. Symptoms are the last thing to show up and the first thing to disappear.

# 26. Life is the expression of tone. In that sentence is the basic principle of Chiropractic.

# 27. The greatest wealth is health.

# 28. The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest the patient in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

# 29. Let your food be your medicine and your medicine your food.

# 30. Look well to the spine for the cause of disease.

# 31. The art of healing comes from nature, not from the physician. Therefore the physician must start from nature, with an open mind.

# 32. Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease.

# 33. Where there is no movement, there is pain. Where there is movement, there is no pain.

# 34. Teachers open the door but you must enter by yourself.

# 35. Time is a created thing. To say "I don't have time" is to say "I don't want to".

# 36. To avoid sickness eat less; to prolong life worry less.

# 37. Heal the soul first; then healing of the mind and body will follow.

# 38. No illness which can be treated by the diet should be treated by any other means.

# 39. Energy Flows Where Attention Goes

# 40. A good healer cannot depend on skill alone. The healer must have correct attitude, sensitivity, compassion and a sense of responsibility.

# 41. Normal structure is esential to normal function.

# 42. The nerves unify the organs of the body.

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