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Quotation by John Locke
A sound mind in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a happy state in this World: he that has these two, has little more to wish for; and he that wants either of them, will be little the better for anything else.
John Locke (1632–1704), British philosopher. Some Thoughts Concerning Education (1693).
Opening sentence The famous prescription, mens sana in corpore sano, goes back to Juvenal (c. 60-130 A.D.).
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