The physical body is each person's responsibility. He has to live with it as well as live in it. The failure to care properly for it makes it complain. The only language in which it can do so with most men and women is that of sickness, disease, or malfunction; with others, a silent intuitive feeling is enough. But in the first case although its speech is heard, its message is often misunderstood, ignored, or rejected.
-- Notebooks Category 5: The Body > Chapter 2: The Body > # 9