Fitness quote by Thomas Jefferson

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Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary
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"Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning"

- Thomas Jefferson

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Thomas Jefferson is stressing the importance of exercise and leisure in one's life. He believes that health is more vital than finding out, which exercise and leisure are simply as needed as reading. He is recommending that a person should commit a part of their day to physical activity and leisure, as it is simply as essential as reading. He is promoting for a well balanced way of life, where one devotes time to both exercise and learning. He is emphasizing the value of health, and how it should be focused on over learning. He is suggesting that one should look after their physical health, as it is more valuable than knowledge. He is advocating for a healthy lifestyle, where one commits time to both physical activity and learning.

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Thomas Jefferson This quote is written / told by Thomas Jefferson between April 13, 1743 and July 4, 1826. He was a famous President from USA, the quote is categorized under the topic Fitness. The author also have 143 other quotes.

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