Most people die from the remedy rather than from the illness.
Suggested remedy for the common cold: A good gulp of whiskey at bedtime-it's not very scientific, but it helps.
Everyone suffers wrongs for which there is no remedy.
E. W. Howe
Work is the only only only remedy for life: for happiness, for interest, for stability, for security. Hard, willed work. Oh work!
Skillful listening is the best remedy for loneliness, loquaciousness, and laryngitis.
William Arthur Ward
I opened my veins. Unstoppably life spurts out with no remedy. Now I set out bowls and plates. Every bowl will be shallow. Every plate will be small. And overflowing their rims, into the black earth, to nourish the rushes unstoppably without cure, gushes poetry.
it is only on posters and in advertisement pages that Americans have those chubby cheeks, expanding smiles, smooth looks, and faces flushed with well-being. In fact, almost all are at odds with themselves; drink offers a remedy for this inner malady of which boredom is the most usual sign: as drinking is accepted by society, it does not appear as a sign of their Americans' inability to adapt themselves; it is rather the adapted form of inadaptability.
Simone de Beauvoir
It generally troubles them [the reformers] not a whit that their remedy implies a complete reconstruction of society, or even a reconstitution of human nature.
William Graham Sumner
Education, the great mumbo jumbo and fraud of the age purports to equip us to live and is prescribed as a universal remedy for everything from juvenile delinquency to premature senility.
Art -- the fresh feeling, new harmony, the transforming magic which by means of myth brings back the scattered distracted soul from its modern chaos -- art, not politics, is the remedy.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of LACK OF AMBITION!
When all the world is overcharged with inhabitants, then the last remedy of all is war, which provideth for every man, by victory or death.