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Human Body Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about human body
  1. #1
    The body—the cage—is everything of the most respectable—but through the bars, the wild animal looks out.
  2. #2
    “I saw him open his mouth wide. . . as though he had wanted to swallow all the air, all the earth, all the men before him.”
  3. #3
    My body is but the lees of my better being.
  4. #4
    “The devil’s agents may be of flesh and blood, may they not?”
  5. #5
    “I used to think of my body as an instrument, of pleasure, or a means of transportation, or an implement for the accomplishment of my will . . . Now the flesh arranges itself differently. I’m a cloud, congealed around a central object, the shape of a pear, which is hard and more real than I am and glows red within its translucent wrapping.”
  6. #6
    “[L]et no one rule your mind or body.”
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