We have collected the best Measles Quotes by famous authors including Rose George, Jackie Coogan, Benjamin Spock, Peter Singer, Michael Specter and many others, we hope that among them you will find the right thought.
Diarrhea, 90 percent of which is caused by food and water contaminated by excrement, kills a child every fifteen seconds. That’s more than AIDS, malaria, or measles, combined. Human feces are an impressive weapon of mass destruction.
I don’t think its better to grow up normal and get the measles and mumps and have your front teeth knocked out.
People have criticized me for seeming to step out of my professional role to become undignifiedly political. I’d say it was belated realization that day care, good schools, health insurance, and nuclear disarmament are even more important aspects of pediatrics than measles vaccine or vitamin D.
Of those who die from avoidable, poverty-related causes, nearly 10 million, according to UNICEF, are children under five. They die from diseases such as measles, diarrhea, and malaria that are easy and inexpensive to treat or prevent.
Why do people refuse to vaccinate their children against measles or whooping cough? In many cases, because they have never seen measles and have no idea what it might do.
You’ve probably been asked to care about things like HIV/AIDS or T.B. or measles, but diarrhea kills more children than all those three things put together. It’s a very potent weapon of mass destruction.
Measles may not spread as fast as erroneous sound bites and tweets, but they both have the potential to cause a great amount of damage.
Love’s like the measles – all the worse when it comes late in life.
Douglas William Jerrold
When you’re in a pocket with low vaccination rates, that’s when you find yourself at greater risk of getting measles.
You’d see little shallow graves, lined up, one after the other – babies. That’s what happens when measles goes through a nutritionally deficient community. It’s a horrible disease, and it spreads incredibly efficiently.
Love is like the measles; we all have to go through it.
Jerome K. Jerome
If you have been vaccinated for polio, mumps, measles, chicken pox, hepatitis, or rabies, it may be too late for you to stand your ethical ground: You have already benefited from fetal-tissue research. This is, after all, a practice that’s been legal since the 1930s.
Measles and TB evolved from diseases of our cattle, influenza from a disease of pigs, and smallpox possibly from a disease of camels. The Americas had very few native domesticated animal species from which humans could acquire such diseases.
Like measles, the reading bug is best caught when you are young.
Infectious diseases introduced with Europeans, like smallpox and measles, spread from one Indian tribe to another, far in advance of Europeans themselves, and killed an estimated 95% of the New World’s Indian population.
If you ask 99.9 percent of parents who have children with autism if we’d rather have the measles versus autism, we’d sign up for the measles.
Misinformation or distrust of vaccines can be like a contagion that can spread as fast as measles.
Measles will always show you if someone isn’t doing a good job on vaccinations. Kids will start dying of measles.
Golf, like measles, should be caught young.
P. G. Wodehouse