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Quote Author Cited
If you have breast tissue, you can have breast cancer. So don’t be macho about it. Edward Brooke
The cigarette companies knew that cigarettes caused cancer and they lied about it. David Kessler
I’d rather you have my pecker cut off. Lyndon B. Johnson
Slow-motion suicide Ervin Duggan
We don’t intend to let [Ireland] default from the rule of law at the behest of ruthless conspiracy. The disrespect for law rooted there tends to spread like a cancer to other places. I will take the sternest measures to stop the spread of that cancer elsewhere... William Whitelaw
The Government wouldn't force cancer on anyone. Instead it should be seeking volunteers ... We will accept Americans who are healthy and 18 years or older ... Children are needed to fill important quotas in such categories as childhood leukemia ... If you believe the "negligible risk" standard is acceptable, you can sign up for the National Cancer Volunteer Registry today and adopt the chemical of your choice. Agricultural Resource Center
It's a bit like the search for witches. You can always find them. Colin Berry
It was not possible to resist pressure from judges and the media who declared the treatment valid before it was tested. Rosario Bindi
Has every defense contractor yielded a perfect product, at minimal cost? Has every cancer project brought a cure? Has every space launching succeeded? Has every diplomatic initiative brought peace? Why should a less than perfect record for social programs be less tolerable to society than failed economic, military or diplomatic policies? Hyman Bookbinder
Now that I'm gone, I tell you: Don't smoke! Whatever you do, just don't smoke! Yul Brynner
Early detection [of prostate cancer] saved my life. Bob Dole
The same people who tell us that smoking doesn't cause cancer are now telling us that advertising cigarettes doesn't cause smoking. Ellen Goodman
a king-sized cancer on our economy. William Frenzel
If excessive smoking actually plays a role in the production of lung cancer, it seems to be a minor one. W. C. Heuper
Is paving asphalt more important than cancer research. James P. Moran
It is wrong when a breast cancer patient cannot access federally funded research data paid for by her hard-earned taxes. Martin Olav Sabo
Cancer Doesn’t Care How Busy You Are. Make an appointment! Anonymous
Nobody wants nuclear waste in their back yards. In a democracy where everyone has a say, most people say NO!. David Kastenbaum
Several of my young acquaintances are in their graves who gave promise of making happy and useful citizens and there is no question whatever that cigarettes alone were the cause of their destruction. Luther Burbank
We could conquer cancer if we really wanted to. Arlen Specter
Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States. Smoking harms nearly every organ in the body and causes cancer, heart disease, stroke, respiratory illness, and many other health problems. Regina M. Benjamin
Vaccines, genetically modified crops and foods, and cell phones are not threats to our well being. Goeffrey Kabat
There is no proof that cigarettet smoking is one of the causes of lung cancer. John W. Hill
The tobacco industry's success in manufacturing its own truth won it decades of increased profits, even if it put the lives of millions of Americans at risk. Ari Rabin-Havt
This disease [brain cancer] has never had a more worthy opponent. Lindsey Graham
We’ve shown that by growing these T cells in an oxygen-poor environment, we can turn them into more effective killers . . . Oxygen starvation could toughen up immune T cells for cancer immunotherapy. Just as altitude training increases endurance in humans, so putting killer T cells through a ‘fitness regimen’ apparently toughens them up. Guy Shakhar
We now have the ability to explore many new treatments for many diseases. However we do not have enough many to explore them all…. I measure time by the number of patients who die each day as the result of diseases that we do not have enough money to develop cures for. We have the tools. We need the money. Andrew Lo